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Mayweather-McGregor: Super-fight or circus sideshow?

Mayweather-McGregor: Super-fight or circus sideshow?

News July 15, 2017 at 11:45 pm

SHOW ME THE MONEY. Floyd Mayweather Jr has a massive edge in experience and pedigree in the boxing ring over Conor McGregor, a UFC champion. Mayweather photo from Al Bello/Getty Images/AFP

LOS ANGELES, USA – A mouthwatering one-off collision of …

Snapchat beyond Stories: Be the HBO of mobile

Snapchat beyond Stories: Be the HBO of mobile

Tech July 15, 2017 at 2:28 pm

Snap is three things, and everyone else is two of them. There are plenty of chat apps, and Stories is being copied successfully by Instagram with more Facebook clones on the way. But Snapchat’s unique Discover section full of mobile-only …

People Who Aren’t Black Really Love Atlanta, Insecure, and Black-ish

People Who Aren’t Black Really Love Atlanta, Insecure, and Black-ish

News July 15, 2017 at 5:56 am

HBO

Black people aren’t the only ones who love

Last December, I found myself at a very small holiday gathering of about 10 urban professionals in the gorgeous townhouse of a prominent couple in Gramercy Park in Manhattan. The evening …

All the Stupid Shit I Wore In High School

All the Stupid Shit I Wore In High School

Lifestyle July 15, 2017 at 3:00 am

Throughout my teen years, I went to a small K-12 school in Kentucky where the bulk of my peers wore more-or-less the same kind of thing, had more-or-less the same kind of hair, and attended my bat mitzvah with the …

Collectly raises $1.9 million to move debt collection online

Collectly raises $1.9 million to move debt collection online

Tech July 14, 2017 at 8:36 pm

A few months ago I wrote about a little startup called Collectly going after the big, inefficient debt collection industry by using modern tools to ease the process for debtors while also increasing the amount of money recovered. Based on …

Pennsylvania missing men: Remains found by searchers

Pennsylvania missing men: Remains found by searchers

News July 14, 2017 at 8:43 am

The missing men. From left: Tom Meo, Dean Finocchiaro, Jimi Patrick, Mark Sturgis

The remains of one of four young men who went missing last week have been found on a Pennsylvania farm.

The grim discovery was unearthed in a …

The cynical and dishonest denial of climate change has to end: it’s time for leadership

The cynical and dishonest denial of climate change has to end: it’s time for leadership

News July 14, 2017 at 5:53 am

Australia has enough renewable energy to power the country 500 times over. With South Australia a step closer to unveiling the largest lithium ion battery storage facility in the world, it is clear just how fast we can make the …

Person of interest arrested for trying to sell missing Pennsylvania man’s car, ‘important’ evidence found, DA says

Person of interest arrested for trying to sell missing Pennsylvania man’s car, ‘important’ evidence found, DA says

News July 13, 2017 at 5:43 am

A man named a person of interest in the disappearance of four missing men in Pennsylvania was re-arrested Wednesday and charged with the theft of a vehicle belonging to one of the men, as police said they have recovered "important" …

German police raid homes in search for stolen Canadian gold coin

German police raid homes in search for stolen Canadian gold coin

News July 12, 2017 at 8:21 pm

The ‘Big Maple Leaf’ coin, issued by the Royal Canadian Mint in 2007, on display at Dorotheum auction house in Vienna June 16, 2010. (HEINZ-PETER BADER/REUTERS)

German special police units raided several homes in Berlin early Wednesday in connection with …

Femfresh, Keep Your Hands Off My Fanny

Femfresh, Keep Your Hands Off My Fanny

News July 12, 2017 at 11:22 am

ASA FEMFRESH

I’m late to it, but I’m in the grips of Mad Men on Netflix, the crazy world of ad men steeped in whiskey, sex and sexism.

Women are consistently referred to as ‘sweetheart and honey’, viewed mostly as …