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Neptune’s Homespun Poetry by Holiday Mathis
Home is that place you might leave but that never leaves you. The poet suggests there are ways to bring a place wherever you go. While the mountains, seas and trees are heavy, the wind is yours to carry, even without knowing exactly how. This wistfulness come…
Dec, 28 2019
Want a Model Climate Resolution for Your Union?
Resolution in Support of the Green New Deal, Student Climate Strikes, and a Climate Action Plan for Rutgers University The post Want a Model Climate Resolution for Your Union? appeared first on The Good Men Project.
Dec, 28 2019
Michael Moore says Trump will win in 2020 because support in the Midwest hasn't dropped 'one inch'
Documentarian Michael Moore says President Donald Trump could win the 2020 election because his support in vital battleground Midwestern states has not dropped by 'one inch'
Dec, 28 2019
Radio personality Don Imus dead at age 79
Imus died Friday morning at Baylor Scott and White Medical Center in College Station, Texas, after being hospitalized since Christmas Eve, according to a statement issued by his family.
Dec, 28 2019
Crookie Good Guy Award (Class Act Of The Year): Rep Hank Johnson
A Crookie Good Guy Award to Rep. Hank Johnson As our own Aliza Worthington wrote earlier this month: Today, astonishingly, some GOP smarty thought it would be a good strategic move to have Rep. Matt Gaetz -— the idiot who could be that "Florida Man" in every …
Dec, 28 2019
BaT Auction: 2004 BMW 330Ci ZHP 6-Speed at No Reserve
This 2004 BMW 330Ci coupe is finished in Silver Gray Metallic over a gray Alcantara and cloth interior and is equipped with the factory ZHP package, which included suspension upgrades, special trim, 18″ wheels, and increased engine output. Power is from a 3.0…
Dec, 28 2019
Fla. Couple Tips Waitress $2,000 After Learning She Used Christmas Money for Car Repairs
One hard-working waitress’ financial burden was eased thanks to a pair of generous customers and their four-figure Christmas gift. Lynette Baio of Clearwater, Florida, worked a Christmas Eve shift at Speggtacular, the local restaurant where she has been emplo…
Dec, 27 2019
Trump condemned for retweeting article that named Ukraine whistleblower
* Trump retweeted post by re-election campaign account * Advisers have told Trump not to disclose name in publicDonald Trump is inching dangerously closer to publicly naming the purported whistleblower whose complaint about the US president’s dealings with Uk…
Dec, 27 2019
Sheridan: My All-Star Ballot Does Not Include Jimmy Butler For Reasons Unknown
Nine players were on the All-Star ballot I submitted at NBA.com this morning, so somebody needs to send an apology to Jimmy Butler.
Dec, 27 2019
Camping World Bowl 2019: Notre Dame vs. Iowa State TV Schedule, Time and Odds
The Notre Dame Fighting Irish put together a perfect November, but it was not enough to boost them into the New Year's Six...
Dec, 27 2019
Cotton Bowl 2019: Memphis vs. Penn State TV Schedule, Time and Odds
The Memphis Tigers will become the latest Group of Five team to challenge a Power Five squad in the New Year's Six Saturday, when they take on the Penn State Nittany Lions in the Cotton Bowl...
Dec, 27 2019
MedMen Provides Update on Sale of Non-Core Assets – Designated News Release
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--MedMen Provides Update on Sale of Non-Core Assets – Designated News Release
Dec, 27 2019
The Best of 2019: Guest Posts
I’ve already highlighted the top articles and videos I put out at EricCressey.com in 2019, so now it’s time for the top guest posts of the year. Here goes… 1. The Biggest Mistake in Program Design – Kevin Neeld, Head Performance Coach for the Boston Bruins, r…
Dec, 27 2019
Sharon Osbourne forced employee into burning fire to save artwork then fired him for not laughing
Former X Factor judge also took the assistant's oxygen mask off and gave it to her dog
Dec, 27 2019
40 Slave Graves Discovered Under Florida Gulf Club
It took an archaeological investigation a few weeks to confirm the find in the Sunshine State, where about 1,500 unmarked slave or African American cemeteries are thought to be located.
Dec, 27 2019
10-Year-Old Boy Told to Remove Snake T-Shirt Before Boarding a Plane as It Could Cause Passenger Anxiety
A 10-year-old boy was told by airport security personnel in South Africa to remove his t-shirt which featured an image of a snake before being allowed to board a flight.
Dec, 27 2019
Miami Man Sentenced to More Than Five Years in Prison for Role as Money Mule and Mule Recruiter in International Cybercrime Money Laundering Network
Yamel Guevara Tamayo, 36, of Miami, was sentenced Friday, December 20, 2019 to 63 months in prison for his role in serving as a money mule, and recruiter of more than 15 additional money mules, in an international money laundering operation for business email…
Dec, 27 2019
Silverfield debut as Memphis head coach in New Year's Six
After 20 years in coaching, Ryan Silverfield's first game as a college head coach comes in Memphis' first New Year's Six bowl game
Dec, 27 2019
What The SEC Football TV Deal Says About Disney, ViacomCBS Mergers
While that's great news for the Southeastern Conference – whose 14 member schools (including my alma mater, Mizzou) will see their annual payments increase by six times – it also says quite a lot about two recent media mega-mergers and the future of broadcast…
Dec, 27 2019
The Margin: Trump’s 2020 campaign created a website offering talking points for debating ‘that liberal snowflake relative’ over the holidays
If you were eager to talk politics during the holiday, President Donald Trump’s campaign has you covered. Trump’s campaign created a website intended to provide key talking points in defensive of the 45th U.S. president’s first term, as he bids for a second s…
Dec, 26 2019
Bindi Irwin and Fiancé Chandler Powell Celebrate Christmas Together: 'I'm in Love with You'
Bindi Irwin and Chandler Powell are officially the cutest Christmas couple. The lovebirds celebrated together on Wednesday, with Bindi, 21, sharing two adorable photos of the fiancés in their holiday sweaters. “All smiles because I’m in love with you, it’s Ch…
Dec, 26 2019
Trump uses tweet to warn Russia, Iran against killing 'innocent civilians' in Idlib province
Donald Trump appeared to be responding to reports that thousands of civilians have fled fighting in Syria for the border with Turkey.
Dec, 26 2019
Amex Platinum Cardholders: Are you missing out by not using Amex Fine Hotels & Resorts?
For folks with The Platinum Card® from American Express or the The Business Platinum® Card from American Express, just one minute of your time could be worth hundreds of dollars in savings or benefits. Simply searching and booking your next paid hotel stay th…
Dec, 26 2019
A Bad Day in Utopia
She’d had a hard day. Earlier that morning she’d discovered that the game her company was developing, which was already months behind schedule for release, had a glitch somewhere in the code that caused the game to crash if the player character was equipped w…
Dec, 26 2019
Residents, Businesses Donating to Children in Florida Home During Murder-Suicide - NBC 6 South Florida
Residents in a Florida city are stepping up to help the four children found inside of a home where three adults were found dead on Christmas Eve in what investigators are calling a murder-suicide. The four children – all under the age of 10 – were inside the …
Dec, 26 2019
In memoriam: A look back at who Michigan lost in 2019
Some of Michigan's most towering public figures died in 2019, including two legendary legislators in Congress, the longtime political boss .
Dec, 26 2019
Georgia Tech tops Hawaii for 3rd at Diamond Head Classic
Michael Devoe scored 18 points and Moses Wright added 16 to help Georgia Tech rally past Hawaii 70-53 for third place in the Diamond Head Classic Wednesday. The Yellow Jackets (6-6) shot 50% and erased a nine-point, second-half deficit to hand the Rainbow War…
Dec, 26 2019
Remains of US soldier killed in Afghanistan returned to US
DOVER, Del. — The remains of a 33-year-old American soldier killed in combat in Afghanistan have been returned to the United States, arriving at Dover Air Force Base in Delaware. Sgt. 1st Class Michael J. Goble of Washington Township, N.J., was killed Monday …
Dec, 26 2019
Year in review: 2019 a busy one for Acadiana businesses - Daily Advertiser
It's been a year of change, as two of the region's biggest employers — Lafayette General Health and IBERIABANK — have announced mergers.
Dec, 25 2019
Christmas Trees, Like All Fairytales, Are Dead by the Time They Reach Jamaica
Photos Courtesy of the Author I. Kempshot By the time Christmas trees are imported into Jamaica, they are well on their way to dying. Brutally expensive, they occupy the center of Caribbean homes like cheerful corpses. My mother gets one every year. My mother…
Dec, 25 2019
‘Kim Jong-un may gift beautiful vase instead’: Donald Trump downplays North Korea’s ‘Christmas gift’ missile rumours
President Donald Trump has said that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un may be planning to give him a nice present such as a beautiful vase for Christmas rather than a missile launch. The post ‘Kim Jong-un may gift beautiful vase instead’: Donald Trump downplays…
Dec, 25 2019
Trumps attend music-filled church service on Christmas Eve
Attending Family Church was a change of pace for the Trumps, who had attended holiday services in the past at Bethesda-by-the-Sea, the Episcopal Church in Palm Beach at which they were married in 2005.
Dec, 25 2019
Trumps Attend Church Service in West Palm Beach on Christmas Eve
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump attended a music-filled Christmas Eve service at Family Church in West Palm Beach, Florida. Pastor Jimmy Scroggins and his family greeted the Trumps as they arrived moments into …
Dec, 25 2019
UNC Charlotte shooting hero honored with new Star Wars character
Ri-Lee Howell, named for the late Riley Howell, is a Jedi Master and historian of the Jedi Order.
Dec, 25 2019
Trump downplays DPRK's possible "Christmas surprise"
U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday downplayed the significance of a possible "Christmas surprise" from Pyongyang, saying he would deal with it successfully.
Dec, 25 2019
Trump Rails Against Democratic Lawmakers Amid Standoff Over Senate Impeachment Trial
U.S. President Donald Trump berated Democratic lawmakers over his impeachment Tuesday as a legislative standoff continues over a Senate impeachment trial.
Dec, 25 2019
Electrify America’s Reliable Fast Charging, & The Need For Autopilot — 2 Day, 4 State BMW i3 Road Trip
The travel log of my trip from the Appalachians to Florida was quite different from my 3 day trip up. I again drove a 2015 BMW i3 REX with 71 miles of electric range. On the 3 day trip up to the Appalachians, I avoided using gas at all, going out of my way to…
Dec, 25 2019
Dog Lost For Months Found 2,000 Miles From Home, Volunteers Reunite Him With Family Right Before Christmas
A stolen dog embarked on a volunteer-driven road trip to reunite with his family for Christmas after being found 2,000 miles away from home.
Dec, 25 2019
How Hilton, Marriott, and Walt Disney Resorts recycle and donate used hotel soaps
Clean the World is a nonprofit organization that recycles used soaps, lotions, and other toiletries from hotels. Its partners include Hilton, Marriott, and Walt Disney World Resorts, among others. Clean the World has donated over 50 million bars of recycled s…
Dec, 24 2019
2:00PM Water Cooler 12/24/2019
By Lambert Strether of Corrente. Readers, if you celebrate Christmas, please have a lovely Christmas Eve. Otherwise, Io Saturnalia (or, I suppose, Festivus). * * * Politics “But what is government itself, but the greatest of all reflections on human nature?” …
Dec, 24 2019
Trump calls troops ahead of Christmas holiday
Trump is speaking by video conference with service members from all branches.
Dec, 24 2019
Why the US is one of only a few countries with no paid time off
Workers have paid vacation days in Turkmenistan, Brazil, and the European Union — but not here.
Dec, 24 2019
After Miami Buildout, Developers Converging on Coral Gables
A development boom in Coral Gables has spurred controversy, but most the historic city's residents and future buyers are seeking luxurious new developments.
Dec, 24 2019
N.J. soldier killed in Afghanistan remembered as the ‘definition of a patriot’ - NJ.com
N.J. soldier killed in Afghanistan remembered as the ‘definition of a patriot’ NJ.com Pentagon identifies New Jersey Green Beret killed in Afghanistan Fox News Taliban claims responsibility for killing US service member CNN Soldier from N.J. killed in Afghani…
Dec, 24 2019
In 2015, A French Submarine Sunk America's Mightiest Warship (An Aircraft Carrier)
Kyle Mizokami Security, Well, in a simulation. Key point: The U.S. Navy’s anti-submarine warfare skills have deteriorated greatly since the end of the Cold War, and particularly since 9/11. In March 2015, one of the largest nuclear-powered warships in the wor…
Dec, 24 2019
Florida Man Arrested for Handing Out Free Marijuana 'Because It Was Christmas,' Police Say
Richard Spurrier, 68, of St. Petersburg, Florida was arrested Saturday for giving passers-by free marijuana because "it was Christmas."
Dec, 24 2019
Stars at Disney for the Holidays: Hannah Brown, Stephen Amell and More
It’s the most wonderful time of the year … at the happiest place on Earth! Celebrities have flocked to Disneyland in Anaheim, California, and Walt Disney World in Lake Buena Vista, Florida, to see how the amusement parks have trimmed their trees and decked th…
Dec, 24 2019
Jonas Brothers Play the Final Jingle Ball Show of the Year
The Jonas Brothers appear on stage while performing at the final Jingle Ball show of the year on Sunday (December 22) at the BB&T Center in Sunrise, Fla. Nick, Joe, and Kevin were joined by a bunch of stars while performing for the Florida fans. Other perform…
Dec, 24 2019