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Understand How To Get The Most Out Of Camping Camping provides many of the most exciting travel experiences. You can study a lot about you once you camp, plus it lets you appreciate nature more. You may require a hike and roast marshmallows. There are numerous great activities and consider... Continue reading
Posted Jun 7, 2017 at Kirk Hickman's blog
As a wise Mon Calamari once said, "It's a trap!" Unfortunately that valuable life lesson comes just a little too late for one lovestruck fool. And it comes at the cost of both his pride and his ride. Read more... Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/WZGGWQMulCc/why-truckstop-romances-never-work-out-the-way-we-hope-1560834493 Category: Meryl Davis and Charlie White TJ Oshie... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Kirk Hickman's blog
Just a half-year after Sony announced the dope A7 and A7r full-frame compact interchangeable-lens cameras it's pushing out a new iteration of the mirrorless shooter. This one's built around video. It does 4K video, too—Sort of. It's not what people were expecting from the A7s, but it might be incredible... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Kirk Hickman's blog
If you close your eyes, you can probably feel the rush of jumping into a pool for the first time this spring. We are so, so close. Your gadgets, however, will not enjoy this jump in the pool. Unless they are waterproof gadgets. Read more... Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/bky8ytwIfGc/waterproof-gear-for-your-adventures-this-spring-and-sum-1551318785 Tags: Flight 370... Continue reading
Posted Apr 14, 2014 at Kirk Hickman's blog
The best apps for iPhone to help you find the best deals on Black Friday and Cyber Monday 2013! Whether you're heading out on Black Friday to brave the crowd in order to conquer massive deals or you plan on shopping from the comfort of your own home on Cyber... Continue reading
Posted Nov 28, 2013 at Kirk Hickman's blog
Digital artist and interaction designer Daniel Brown continues to tweak and evolve his eye-popping series of computer-generated flowers, this time around commissioned by the Art Fund's RENEW program for exhibition at the D'Arcy Thompson Zoology Museum in Dundee, Scotland. The efflorescing clusters of code are, in effect, non-repeating mathematical models,... Continue reading
Posted Nov 19, 2013 at Kirk Hickman's blog
Robert Stone won the National Book Award in 1975, for his second novel, Dog Soldiers. Since then, he's twice been a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize, and nominated for or the recipient of a florist's display of other honors. Recently, when I asked some writers and English professors at a... Continue reading
Posted Nov 16, 2013 at Kirk Hickman's blog
Almost exactly two years ago, Wired published a feature about Bitcoin, comparing the cryptocurrency to "overhyped Silicon Valley IPOs." The headline read, matter-of-factly, "The Rise and Fall of Bitcoin." And, while the magazine was right about the rise, the fall is still to come. Read more... Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/H13OuOxsdcg/what-will-kill-bitcoin-first-1463639878 Related Topics:... Continue reading
Posted Nov 13, 2013 at Kirk Hickman's blog
RunKeeper is one of our favorite techy ways to track your athletic activity. The app's latest update, out today, harnesses the power of the M7 chip to turn your iPhone 5S into an always-watching fitness tracker. Like a personal trainer named Siri. Read more... Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/qV06qZl4WKw/runkeeper-now-harnesses-iphone-5s-m7-muscle-1460068058 Category: Jofi Joseph ann... Continue reading
Posted Nov 10, 2013 at Kirk Hickman's blog
Sen. Tom Harkin, D-Iowa, chairman of the Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee, talks to reporters after the Senate cleared a major hurdle and agreed to proceed to debate a bill that would prohibit workplace discrimination against gay, bisexual and transgender Americans, at the Capitol in Washington, Monday, Nov. 4,... Continue reading
Posted Nov 7, 2013 at Kirk Hickman's blog
Sci-fi epic Ender's Game is off to a pleasing start at the North American box office, where it could gross $9 million on Friday for a weekend gross in the $25 million to $30 million range. That includes $1.4 million in Thursday night earnings. PHOTOS: 'Ender's Game' Premiere Invades Hollywood... Continue reading
Posted Nov 4, 2013 at Kirk Hickman's blog
The Bottom Line This powerful if scattershot documentary sheds valuable light on its little-known subject. The Tuareg people of Mali don’t have it easy these days. These nomadic tribesmen, who have lived in the Sahara region for over 2,000 years, are currently beset by such crises as severe poverty, a... Continue reading
Posted Nov 1, 2013 at Kirk Hickman's blog
Earlier this week, the news broke that former Jersey Shore star Pauly D was the father of a love child named Amabella. The five-month-old baby girl's mother, Amanda Markert, was spotted in public for the first time on Oct. 24, visiting Reynolds & Scheffler Law Offices in Atlantic City. The... Continue reading
Posted Oct 29, 2013 at Kirk Hickman's blog
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) — Oprah Winfrey has paid a visit to two of the graduates from the celebrity's school in South Africa who are enrolled at a private college in upstate New York. A spokeswoman for OWN, Winfrey's cable channel, says Tuesday that the former daytime talk-show queen was... Continue reading
Posted Oct 26, 2013 at Kirk Hickman's blog
From left, Aetna CEO Mark Bertolini, Humana CEO Bruce Broussard, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida CEO Patrick Geraghty, and other health care chief executive officers arrive at the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013, to meet with White House officials regarding President Barack Obama's health care law.... Continue reading
Posted Oct 24, 2013 at Kirk Hickman's blog
Carlo Allegri/Invision/AP Hillary Clinton at Tuesday night's event Hillary Clinton accepted the Elton John AIDS Foundation's first-ever Founder's Award at the organization's annual benefit in New York on Tuesday night. Although she was honored by the accolade, Clinton echoed a theme expressed by many of the stars in attendance: that... Continue reading
Posted Oct 21, 2013 at Kirk Hickman's blog
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — A district attorney who is the son of TV's Judge Judy said Friday he has contributed to the defense of a child-rape suspect who is a close friend, although he recused himself from the case months ago. Putnam County District Attorney Adam Levy said he... Continue reading
Posted Oct 18, 2013 at Kirk Hickman's blog
Cuckoos impersonate hawks by matching their 'outfits' Public release date: 16-Oct-2013 [ | E-mail | Share ] Contact: Thanh-Lan Gluckman tlg27@cam.ac.uk 44-790-745-1345 University of Cambridge New research shows that cuckoos have striped or "barred" feathers that resemble local birds of prey, such as sparrowhawks, that may be used to frighten... Continue reading
Posted Oct 16, 2013 at Kirk Hickman's blog
[unable to retrieve full-text content]In the documentary, director Roger Ross Williams explores the role of American evangelicals in the anti-gay movement there. Williams and Christopher Senyonjo, an excommunicated Anglican bishop, discuss the collision of religion and politics.Source: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/NprProgramsATC/~3/MwXOkDTYIiM/god-loves-uganda-how-religion-fueled-an-anti-gay-movement Related Topics: miley cyrus snl Mike Wayans National Cheeseburger Day Yosemite Fire... Continue reading
Posted Oct 13, 2013 at Kirk Hickman's blog
Video captions improve comprehension, professor finds Public release date: 11-Oct-2013 [ | E-mail | Share ] Contact: Jonathan Morales jmm1@sfsu.edu 415-338-1743 San Francisco State University A simple change -- turning on captions -- can make a big difference in the classroom A simple change -- switching on captions -- can... Continue reading
Posted Oct 11, 2013 at Kirk Hickman's blog
SOURCE: Cardinal Energy Group, Inc. DUBLIN, OH--(Marketwired - Oct 8, 2013) - Cardinal Energy Group, Inc. (OTCQB: CEGX) announces the publishing of a report on Cardinal Energy Group, Inc. by Larry Oakley of the WallStreetCorner.com newsletter (see www.wallstreetcorner.com). Larry Oakley is CEO and editor at WallStreetCorner.com, Inc., the publisher of... Continue reading
Posted Oct 9, 2013 at Kirk Hickman's blog
MANILA, Philippines (AP) ? Linsanity is gripping the Philippines. Jeremy Lin, the NBA's first American-born player of Taiwanese descent, stole the spotlight Tuesday as the Houston Rockets practiced for the first NBA preseason game in the basketball-obsessed country. Lin was mobbed by reporters and photographers on a Manila basketball court,... Continue reading
Posted Oct 9, 2013 at Kirk Hickman's blog
US Army chaplain Fr. Carl Subler says Mass for soldiers in Badula Qulp, Helmand province, Afghanistan, Feb. 21, 2010. USAF photo by Tech. Sgt Efren Lopez. Washington D.C., Oct 8, 2013 / 04:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- As the U.S. government shutdown continues, lawmakers are being urged to authorize the celebration... Continue reading
Posted Oct 9, 2013 at Kirk Hickman's blog
Christmas is creeping around the corner. Have you done your Christmas shopping yet? If you haven?t had the time to figure out what your kids want for Christmas, zooLert is here to help you. Our website specializes in tracking the latest popular toys and video games that your kids are... Continue reading
Posted Oct 9, 2013 at Kirk Hickman's blog
LSUHSC awarded $3 million grant to study effect of HIV-related changes to oral bacteria Public release date: 7-Oct-2013 [ | E-mail | Share ] Contact: Leslie Capo lcapo@lsuhsc.edu 504-568-4860 Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center New Orleans, LA Dr. Paul Fidel, the Carl Baldridge Professor and Associate Dean for Research... Continue reading
Posted Oct 8, 2013 at Kirk Hickman's blog