My college friend is running for Senate. Can P.G. Sittenfeld make millennials ...
P.G. Sittenfeld checks his iPhone before an interview with the editorial board of the Toledo Blade. (Photo: Andrew Romano/Yahoo News). What kind of person becomes a politician? I don't get it. I never have. Since 2004, I've profiled dozens of elected ...
July 2, 2015
Dave Eggers, Unplugged
pairs, handing off capsules and vials as corner boys stand watch. Dave Eggers, the 44-year-old hyphenate—novelist-publisher-activist; journalist-entrepreneur; graphic designer–screenwriter-husband-father—is out here too, looking to sign a 20-year ...
December 3, 2014
Out and Proud: Gay power list 2015
Today in LIFE Magazine, we celebrate Ireland's most influential gay people, across the worlds of business, politics, show business, the law and media. Some are obvious, some you've never heard of. Tthe LIFE gay power list is compiled ...
April 19, 2015
It was a world so effete that the finer nuances of a princess's horoscope could determine the marriage politics of the entire state; a world so desiccated that the maharaja ordered monsoon clouds painted on the walls of the palace nursery so that the ...
April 17, 2015
Occupy Central Clearance: Full coverage of the day's events
Before the police cleared it out, the Lennon Wall, named after a Beatle, had been an outdoor gallery of Post-it stickers of solidarity messages by the side of the government HQ. It was one of the most recognisable street art from the months-long Occupy ...
December 11, 2014
30 Dead, 81 Injured in High Intensity Earthquake in Bihar
At least 30 people were killed and 81 injured in roof and wall collapse in Bihar after a high intensity earthquake rocked several parts of the country and Nepal today. Latest casualty figures The control room would function round-the-clock. He told ...
April 25, 2015
Merger of Janata Parivar Could be Announced Very Soon: JD(U)
With their back to the wall after the Narendra Modi juggernaut decimated them particularly JD(U), RJD and SP in Bihar and Uttar Pradesh in 2014 Lok Sabha polls, the six constituents of the Janata Parivar, including INLD, JDS and Samajwadi Janata Party, ...
March 29, 2015
Lists run the gamut from the ones people clamour to be on - Schindler's, Santa Claus's - to those that send a shudder down the spine - Senator McCarthy's, anything the HSE ever came up with. Where does a gay power list come into this. We're not that far away from a time when being gay was something of which people were ashamed. Have we really come so far that we can celebrate a group of gay people for their success. Or is the notion of a gay power list in dubious taste. For a short-attention-span generation, flicking distractedly from Netflix to news, lists also let us know where exactly we're at - how many billions shy of Hilary Weston our bank accounts are. For LIFE's list, we defined power as influence in society, the ability to change opinions, the person before whom a restaurant maitre d' might most quake, should they demand a table. What stood out above all about the list was the sheer number of prominent Irish people who are now out. If we based this list on the incidence of homosexuality in the general population, this list should only constitute about 10pc of the influence in the country. What makes this list more timely is that this supernova of influence is a relatively recent phenomenon.
In the early hours of February 6, 1993, India’s finest photographic archive, that of Bourne and Shepherd, photographers by ‘special appointment to the Viceroy’, went up in smoke. Viceroys in white ties fluttered across the Maidan into the Ganga and were washed down unceremoniously into the Bay of Bengal. So maybe it was no coincidence that the same year, archivists in Bikaner found in a cupboard in a distant wing of the great Lalgarh Palace perhaps the greatest trove of photographs of princely Rajasthan ever collected. These were the photographic archives of the maharajas of Bikaner from 1890 to 1950. Shrouded in a cocoon of neem leaves, the albums had miraculously survived monsoon damp, summer heat and the attention of white ants. The albums were found to contain a complete visual record of an Indian princely state during its transition from a medieval twilight to the dawn of modern India. The early pictures in the collection have a dream-like, fairy-tale quality to them: Bikaner, lost in the vast camel-thorn wastes of the Thar, was a princely oasis of caparisoned elephants and sacred umbrellas, of cumulus beards and moustaches... Behind the lattice screens of the Moon Palace, princesses fanned themselves to fend off the summer heat.
com's live coverage of the police operation to clear the remaining Occupy sites, after 74 days of protest. 40pm: During the arrests of protesters, Federation of Students secretary general Alex Chow Yong-Kang said the Occupy movement might come to an end after the clearance, but he expected a "second wave of occupation" in the coming months. "[Occupy] may come to an end temporarily, but the second half will be coming in the next half-year. Chow said he was expecting to face at least six counts of charges, such as unlawful assembly and incitement. Chow said the student group would welcome further dialogue with the administration, but he urged the government to respond with a clear roadmap and time table towards genuine universal suffrage. Most of the thouroughfare has been cleared of major obstacles except for pockets of areas where protesters are digging their heels in. Lawmaker Fernando Cheung Chiu-hung and district councillor Yum Kwok-tung sat under a tent, surrounded by mounds... Yum, who had been here since 4pm after being chased out of the now-demolished study area, said: "I'd like to see them arrest me, but I want to know their reasons for doing so. ". Cheung, who was keeping Yum company, was relieved there was no...
Children’s Books Inspire Room Decor
Using children’s books ... Add a big vintage-style wall clock and a teacup lamp (www.target.com). Find rugs, nightlights and wall decals from Eric Carle books The Very Hungry Caterpillar and more at www.carlemuseum.org. Or design your own decorative ...
August 16, 2015
Toronto teen builds heart alert device for ailing mother
Frank Nguyen wasn’t like most kids. When he went to school, his heart stayed at home. That’s where his mother was. He couldn’t stop worrying about her. In Grade 6 he confessed that he was distracted by the clock on the wall in his classroom.
August 12, 2015
Independence Day Clothing line promotes independent dressing for special needs kids
“A year ago Wall Street ignored us ... cause I ain’t going home. These kids deserve it. The families of these kids deserve it.” Another new addition will be the Bra-let, which is similar to a jogging bra in design, except the straps are wider ...
August 12, 2015
Inside the Global Movement to Ban Billboards
“Whatever’s on that wall is my view: I look at it more than the sky…. It has a subliminal effect. Last semester it was a spot for high-end vodka, and while I wrangled children ... clock contract in São Paulo, meaning the company is responsible for ...
August 13, 2015
Easy, Breezy: The 10 Prettiest Open-Air Hotel Rooms in the World
So it can be particularly nice to find a hotel where open-air rooms benefit from the breeze as well so you can enjoy it around the clock. Numerous hotels have ... St. Lucia Through an innovative, open fourth wall, each of Jade Mountain Resort's 29 enormous ...
August 11, 2015
Children's rooms inspired by kids’ literature
Using children’s ... a big vintage-style wall clock and a teacup lamp (www.target.com ). Find rugs, nightlights and wall decals from Eric Carle books (“The Very Hungry Caterpillar” and more) at www.carlemuseum.org . Or design your own decorative ...
August 8, 2015
3p Weekend: 10 Things You Didn’t Know About Clif Bar
This wall art installation in one of Clif Bar ... walk their dogs or do some dry-cleaning while on the clock, and they can even enjoy subsidized daycare services for their children. The company also boasts its own CSA, and employees routinely gather ...
August 7, 2015
December 31, 1969
Overall, great value for money. Ours came in excellent condition and I particulalry like the pick-up at a Fedex location locally for free option, saved me a long drive to Walmart. I gave the clock 2 stars for features because it has none, other than it tells the time reasonably accurately, and, if you are noise sensitive, do not buy this clock, it ticks quite loudly... I'm still trying to understand why they make an electric driven clock "tick" so loudly!! It doesn't seem to bother kids...
December 31, 1969
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December 31, 1969
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December 31, 1969
Full-color illustrations on durable molded plastic construction. Quality quartz movement, metal hands. This Bai Monkey Wall Clock brings fun to children's room and helps teach them how to tell time.
December 31, 1969
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December 31, 1969
Designed for small offices, cubicles and children's rooms, this Bai 6" Helio Studio Wall Clock has a screened satin silver dial w...ith matching gunmetal bezel. It is well designed and quality-made, and it can fit comfortably into any room in your home or office. A deceptively simple and understated designer clock. read more