Violent Revolution coming to Europe;Ron Paul,Nigel Farage,Jim Roge
An app which generates Facebook statuses based on what you have posted on the
site in the past has gone viral.
What would I say?, developed by students at Princeton University, turns users into a ‘bot’ and generates whimsical and nonsensical statuses on your behalf.
It works by running through users’ old [...]
Of all the threats looming over the planet today, one of the most alarming is the seemingly inexorable descent of the world’s oceans into ecological perdition. Over the last several decades, human activities have so altered the basic chemistry of the seas that they are now experiencing evolution in reverse: a return to the barren [...]
Bill Whittle on The Narrative: The origins of Political Correctness
[Originally published on April 13, 2012]
In reviewing this video I realized that I did not emphasize the most foolish of Yellen’s statements. In her praise of “innovative” mortgage products, which include such things as subprime, interest only, zero down, negative amortization, and no-doc loans, Yellen specifically identified homeowners using their houses as investments rather than places to live, and [...]
Who’s more powerful: the autocratic leader of a former superpower or the handcuffed commander in chief of the most dominant country in the world? This year the votes for the World’s Most Powerful went to Russian President Vladimir Putin. He climbs one spot ahead of U.S.
Learning how to teach English abroad may come in handy if you find yourself wishing to leave America – for whatever reason.
You want to teach English abroad. But where do you begin?
First you’ll need to meet the most basic requirements. Most schools will want someone with a Bachelor’s degree, and you’ll need to get [...]
At the current pace, a global shortage of wine is fast approaching. “Data suggests there may be insufficient supply to meet demand in coming years, as current vintages are released,” the report says.
The problem is something of a two-headed monster.
On the one hand…
Global wine consumption has been on the rise almost without [...]
Have you heard through the grapevine that it’s actually possible to get paid to live in Spain, Argentina or Thailand by working and teaching English abroad and thought to yourself, “I want to know how I can do that?”
Do you have friends or classmates that have taught English in Japan, [...]
Coastal areas around the world have struggled with similar jellyfish blooms, as these population explosions are known. These blooms are increasing in intensity, frequency, or duration, says Lucas Brotz, a jellyfish expert at the University of British Columbia.
Brotz’s research of 45 major marine ecosystems shows that 62% saw an uptick in blooms (pdf) since 1950. In [...]