Thursday, May 25, 2017

Kids need better toys, but they also need freedom to play

Toy innovation has stagnated in recent years and kids are bored. Who's at fault? When I was a child, my father was a carpenter...

To Hell With Housework

Recently, while browsing my favorite website on the Internet—that beautiful virtual junktique mall called Etsy—I noticed something. Specifically, all these midcentury aprons announcing, “To...

New York’s Indo-Caribbean Community Honors Its Victims of Domestic Violence

Rajwantie Baldeo was killed just after midnight on December 5. Her husband, Prem Rampersaud, 50, confronted her about a man she had allegedly met...

New York’s Indo-Caribbean Community Honors Its Victims of Domestic Violence

Rajwantie Baldeo was killed just after midnight on December 5. Her husband, Prem Rampersaud, 50, confronted her about a man she had allegedly met...

Here’s Why Jeff Sessions Was Asked About a Murdered Abortion Doctor

Error loading player: No playable sources found During Jeff Sessions’s confirmation hearing for Attorney General, Senator Richard Blumenthal, a Democrat from Connecticut, asked Sessions...

Builder Magazine calls healthy homes “the next big thing”

CC BY 2.0 Lloyd Alter/ Detail of a healthy house TreeHugger has been on a healthy homes kick this fall (see them all here)...

Gorgeous little office building is built of Cross Laminated Timber

© Nick Frank via Architizer We get all excited in North America when we see cross-laminated timber (CLT) or other fancy solid wood technologies,...

Game Of Thrones’ Sophie Turner Hints Sansa Stark Might Betray Jon Snow! See Her...

Backstabbing and manipulation is nothing new on Game Of Thrones, but the upcoming seventh season could result in stark betrayal! At least, that's what...

Dear Fat People YouTube Star Nicole Arbour DRAGS Vanderpump Rules’ Scheana Marie & Sides...

Shots fired! Although Vanderpump Rules fans are currently mourning the breakup of Scheana Marie and Mike Shay, it appears as though the DJ's friends...

Australian study recommends criminalizing drinking and walking

Video screen capture Don't walk home, George Bailey We have talked often about “the criminalization of walking” about blaming the walking person when he...

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