I’m motivated. I hear y’all calling me old. I hear y’all calling me …...– Kevin Garnett
We as a society need to glorify those who make a profit.– Rand Paul
Put simply, Americans want all the freedom of a market-based health insurance...– Conor Friedersdorf
This visualization was produced using NASA/JPL’s computational model called Estimating the Circulation and Climate of the Ocean, Phase II or ECCO2.. ECCO2 is high resolution model of the global ocean and sea-ice. ECCO2 attempts to model the oceans and sea ice to increasingly accurate resolutions that begin to resolve ocean eddies and other narrow-current systems which transport heat and...
I asked my father if he had ever been a hero. He said no, not even close to one,...– Mark Slouka, The Visible World
You have to be at least 13 years old to use Tumblr. We’re serious:...– even tumblr’s terms of service are cute
bored? want to watch Nelson’s film about competitive dog racing with baby jockeys? of course you do.
Cue the obligatory bad-mouthing of publishing and its antiquated ways. But...– Slate maddeningly reduces my job to all its meaningless glory in one fell swoop.
These pancakes are about as large as my win in Puerto Rico last night, I must...– Mitt Romney
In the publishing sector, endorsements from the Oprah Winfrey Book Club are...– Craig Garthwaite on how Oprah ruined reading
depressing-est real estate listing ever? →
The culture was the secret sauce that made this place great– BREAKING: Rich guy upset with other rich guys
Tell that to a plant– Rick Santorum on climate change
Huck's not feeling well today, so I had to eat #11... →
Three top executives of MF Global Holdings Ltd. when it collapsed could get...– crooks beget crooks
double poles! →
i had never heard of them before but now i hate them with a fury
Just a regular morning passing through the Harvard campus (and you thought these kids were smart).
What if they shoot back?– Michael Wilkerson destroys the #Kony2012 campaign and adherents
Kid at Spring Training: Hey, Youk, give me a ball!
Kevin Youkilis: What's the right way to ask?
Kid at Spring Training: (Chagrined) Can I please have a ball?
Kevin Youkilis: (Tosses kid a ball) Now don't forget that for the rest of your life.
Kid at Spring Training: Thanks.