History books don’t often value the stories of people of color, favoring a whitewashed version of the past over the harsh honesty of historical racism. This spin makes history more comfortable, especially for those who don’t want to confront their role in the oppression of people of color.A
It was inevitable: After Sarah Palin returned to the national stage this week with a rambling and at times mystifying endorsement of Donald Trump, Tina Fey has returned to Saturday Night Live with her spot-on impression of the former Alaska governor. Fey even wore what appeared to be the same shiny,
The votes have been tallied and the Columbus Zoo's baby polar bear's name is officially Nora. Naming the baby bear, which was born on Nov. 6, was no easy task. In order to ease the responsibility, the Zoo set up a vote allowing participants to choose between Desna, Nora, Kaya or Sakari. In total, 88,061
For millions living on the East Coast of the United States, this will be a cold, snowy weekend. A powerful and potentially historic snowstorm has been pummeling areas from D.C., to Connecticut with snow, with some areas expected to reach totals of 30 inches. See also: Dinosaur attempts to shovel snow
The Breitbart editor who cast doubt on his former reporter's accusations of battery against Donald Trump's campaign manager has relented, admitting he was wrong Joel Pollak, an editor-at-large for Breitbart who had penned a long — and now much changed — article that attempted to cast doubts
“You’ll notice we have many more startups that aren’t in the traditional software category,” said Y Combinator President Sam Altman at the start of its Winter 2016 Demo Day 1. While once upon a time YC was known for legions of social and marketplace apps no one needed,
If you do any work with Styrofoam or other similar materials, you know it can be tricky to cut and shape pieces how you want them. This DIY setup will cut any Styrofoam safely and precisely, and can be easily stored when not in use.Read more...
(Reuters) - Lowe's Cos has reached an $8.6 million settlement of a U.S. agency lawsuit accusing the nation's second-largest home improvement retailer of illegally firing workers who went on medical leave for a long time.
BOSTON (Reuters) - U.S. legislators investigating price hikes in the pharmaceutical industry have asked William Ackman's hedge fund for information on Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc , according to a person familiar with the matter.
It's Daylight Saving Time again! It's all about the farmers, right? And saving energy? Er, not so much. Here's what's really behind Daylight Saving Time in the U.S.It's Daylight Saving Time again! It's all about the farmers, right? And saving energy? Er, not so much. Here's what's really behind Daylight