NewsHour still shot. Editor’s Note: For his story on Super Bowl betting, Paul Solman interviewed an illegal bookie named Tim. We don’t know his last name, and he asked us not to show his face on the NewsHour. But what he had to say about how betting works was so interesting that we thought you’d want to read more. Show More Summary
We’ll ask an expert, or even a student, to “tell me what you know” about some topic. But now I’m thinking it makes more sense to ask people to tell us what they don’t know. Why? Consider your understanding of a particular topic to be divided into three parts: 1. Show More Summary
If it was outrageous and inappropriate and unprecedented for the Republicans to ask Netanyahu to speak to Congress, thereby undermining Obama's Iran policy, those who oppose war should take action, and give Netanyahu the cold shoulder when he comes to Congress
I’m a Conservative MP who doesn’t believe in God. Polls suggest that my lack of belief puts me in the same position as most people in the country. So what’s… Continue reading The post Don’t ask, don’t tell: the Tory party treats atheists like the army used to treat gay people appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
Barack Obama is very good at getting elected president (two for two!) and pretty darn good at policy (Obamacare, the stimulus, the auto industry rescue, Wall Street reform, ending Don't Ask/Don't Tell, Cuba, immigration reform executive...Show More Summary
People often ask me things like, “Should I tell my mom that she has dementia?” Or, “Should I tell my dad with dementia that his sister just died?” My short answer is no. Don’t tell.If you do, you are engaging in what we call reality orientation. Show More Summary
What does one do when you don't get the table you want at a restaurant? Ask to speak to a manager at most, right? Nah, how about instead you repeatedly call the host "retarded" and tell your server you're not tipping her because of said host? Sure, that sounds good. Read more...
In short, did the ECB tell the SNB to remove the cap in order to clear the way for ECB QE? Don’t stand in the way of a forthcoming freight train. There is more here.
Dear Einstein, My mom’s stalking me with the evil carrier again. As soon as I saw it, I turned into Houdini and vanished. Don’t tell her I’m hiding inside the turkey roaster under the sink. I’ve seen this horror movie before. She wants...Show More Summary
We’ve run a lot of competitions at Kotaku, but I don’t think I’ve ever seen entries like this. I asked you all to tell the story of your first PlayStation experience. I didn’t expect some of these stories. Onions. People chopping onions everywhere. More »
If you want to let go of something, build something new. If you don’t understand, ask. If you don’t like something, say so. If you want to change, start small. If you want something, ask for it. If you love someone, tell them. If you want to attract something, become it. If you enjoy something, let yourself feel it.
Right Wing Watch: On Monday’s edition of Washington Watch, Family Research Council president Tony Perkins said marriage equality and the repeal of Don’t Ask Don’t Tell will lead to America’s economic collapse. Perkins’ argument is aShow More Summary
Have you guest posted before? If you go to any expert now and you ask him how to get more email subscribers, he will tell you to guest post. He’ll tell you to do it because it worked for him. Now, most of the blogs don’t accept guest posters, or it’s saturated with guest posts that you don’t get results as before. Show More Summary
Dinosaurs might be extinct, but a child’s love for them is not. Kids love dinosaurs. Don’t ask me why. But I can tell you about the newest toy to keep the love affair going. Zoomer Dino is a remote control dinosaur that senses your presence and reacts to your touch and motions. You can even train him to dance and roar.
Leicester manager Nigel Pearson took a proactive approach to fan abuse on Tuesday night, telling a fan to ‘fuck off and die’ after he’d called him a ‘twat’. Pearson was asked if he regretted incident today, but the Leicester boss wasn’t about to start grovelling for forgiveness, saying ‘these things happen in the heat of […]
“Don’t ask don’t tell is the policy in the [Catholic] church,” Colin Collette said. The post Gay Catholic Music Director Files Discrimination Complaint Against Church For Unfair Termination appeared first on ThinkProgress.
The interviewer asks: “Are you still in despair about the world?” James Baldwin replies: I never have been in despair about the world. I’ve been enraged by it. I don’t think I’m in despair. I can’t afford despair. I can’t tell my nephew, my niece. You can’t tell the children there’s no hope.
It's Thanksgiving evening, roughly 7:30 p.m. "Are you sure you don't want to bail?" my mother-in-law asks, with barely concealed concern, as we approach the exit for the Secaucus, New Jersey Walmart. I promise I'll text updates and swear...Show More Summary
When you're suffering loss or personal crisis, you don't have to suffer silently at work. Here's how to communicate what you need. It's impossible to keep all aspects of our personal lives out of our work lives. Read Full Story
Russell Brand refused to tell London Channel 4's Pariac O'Brien how much he pays for rent in an escalating interview that ended with the comedian calling him a "snide." Brand was confronted by O'Brien on the street during a demonstration in London that was organized by tenants of the New Era Estate. Show More Summary