Hey, Some Good Black Widow and Star Wars Merchandising News! (For Once.) (Kinda.)
eye in the dark. Why blue is a good/ bad choice for alarmclock displays. Naturally the reason her design can't be changed is because the only figure she gets is a "Collectible", needless to say we know who those are marketed to. And dangit if ...
January 21, 2016
Sure to be collectible: Bob Uecker talking alarm clocks
The Milwaukee Brewers will hand out Bob Uecker talking alarm clocks at their July 10, 2016 game. Bobbleheads? We don't need no stinking bobbleheads! The Milwaukee Brewers — just when you thought marketers were flush out of fan-giveaway ideas ...
November 5, 2015
The $1 Billion Plano Gambling Ring
The first time we went, probably 2 o'clock one afternoon, there was Gregg sitting at the bar, writing paychecks. I couldn't believe it. I picked a stool next to him. I looked over and said, “You can write one of those for me if you want to.” There was ...
December 30, 2015
2 arrested in Middle burglary
At 3:23 a.m. Thursday, Middle Township police responded to an alarm at Pantry One in Dias Creek. An officer saw a vehicle in the area, and police pulled it over near Shellbay Avenue. The officer saw merchandise that was stolen from the store in the ...
January 9, 2016
CRDA approves Morris Guards redevelopment, money for Ironman
Related: Vacant A.C. building being converted to apartments · Related: Armory developer asks CRDA for land-use approval · Related: A.C. highlights ongoing and potential development plans · Related: Sound the alarm: Old Atlantic City firehouse may be ...
October 20, 2015
Boy, 6, saves residents from Albany fire
They raised an alarm. "When we arrived, there was heavy fire and smoke condition on the second and third floors," Gregory said. "Everyone was out of the building." The Albany Fire Department headquarters is just a block away and firefighters got there ...
November 19, 2015
Cowboys fan turns home into museum of blue and silver collectibles
Those include cereal boxes, Zippo lighters, telephones, trading cards, stamps, fishing lures, radios, alarm clocks, drink coasters, knives and watches, key chains, bottles and bottle caps, commemorative cups, a pencil set with Darren Woodson's image ...
December 24, 2015
This Coffee Alarm Clock Will Make You Actually Want To Wake Up
It’s definitely not an alarm clock that you’ll hit the snooze button on. Sadly, the clock isn’t available for purchase just yet, though the site invites you to sign up to be notified when development is complete. Nor is it much of an impulse buy ...
February 14, 2016
La. Tech storms back to defeat UAB
It was vintage Bulldog basketball ... After UAB pulled within four points and 3:01 left on the clock, Hamilton, a 22 percent 3-point shooter for the year, hit one from near the "D" in Bulldogs on Karl Malone Court to help avenge a loss to UAB last year ...
February 13, 2016
FWC: Manatee killed by boater in Fisherman’s Channel
“We have been sounding the alarm bells for months about the environmental risks of having the boat show at Virginia Key’s marine basin, only to fall on deaf ears. From round-the-clock water taxis ... looking for signs of bacteria infection, disease ...
February 12, 2016
Death of two black farmers prompts a racial reckoning in South Africa
Sign up to follow, and we’ll e-mail you free updates as they ... and whites live in a part of the city lined with antique stores, hotels and government buildings. There are 65 commercial farmers. All of them are white. In many cases, black farm laborers ...
February 12, 2016
Set your alarm if you want summer camping reservations at Yosemite
“For your best chance of getting a reservation, be sure your clock is set accurately and start the first ... and April 15 is the date to sign up for the Aug. 15 through Sept. 14 slots. “Even for later (in the summer), it fills up within minutes ...
February 11, 2016
This was the first smartwatch ever invented
Whatever you may have thought the earliest smart watch was, I bet you were not expecting this marvelously geeky instrument (especially not from a vintage enthusiast who ... a personal calculator, an alarm clock, a stopwatch, a timer, a 200 year calendar...
February 8, 2016
5 Signs That You Are Doing Retirement All Wrong
It's all great, right? Not exactly. Here are five signs that you are doing retirement all wrong: 1. You say things like: "Buying bras on sale with Amazon One-Click is the highlight of my day." Yes, boredom in retirement is a real thing. Imagine being in a ...
February 8, 2016