.......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... .......... ..........We can summarize 2018 in two words:It boofed.We’re not 100 percent sure what “boofing” is, despite the fact that this very issue was discussed in a hearing of the United States Senate Judiciary Committee. All we know for certain about boofing is that it is distasteful and stupid.ADVERTISEMENTSkipAs was 2018.In spades. Syndicated columnist and comedian Dave Barry, of Miami, performs as apart of the South Beach Comedy Festival at the Colony Theater in Miami Beach, Fla., Thursday Jan. 22, 2009. (AP Photo/Mitchell Zachs/HO)What made this year so awful? We could list many factors, including natural disasters, manmade atrocities, the utter depravity of our national political discourse and the loss of Aretha Franklin. Instead we’ll cite one event that, while minor, epitomizes … [Read more...] about Dave Barry: Can you believe it?
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Share This Story! Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about Facebook Email Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Pinterest Charlize Theron explains how 'horror' of motherhood prepared her for 'Tully' With the help of 'Juno' writer Diablo Cody, Charlize Theron paints a bracing portrait of modern-day motherhood in her new movie 'Tully.' Sent! A link has been sent to your friend's email address. Posted! A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. Join the Nation's Conversation To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs Patrick Ryan, USA TODAY Published 1:01 p.m. ET May 2, 2018 | Updated 1:08 p.m. ET May 2, 2018 CLOSE Charlize Theron shows the ugly and hard parts of motherhood in "Tully." USA TODAY CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN COMMENT EMAIL MORE Every mom needs an escape. For Marlo (Charlize Theron), the frazzled mother of three in Tully (in theaters … [Read more...] about Charlize Theron explains how ‘horror’ of motherhood prepared her for ‘Tully’
Share This Story! Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about Facebook Email Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Pinterest 'My nightmare is your lesson': How former NFL QBs who struggled now coach top draft picks Ryan Lindley, Jordan Palmer and John Beck didn't have illustrious NFL careers. But they're among a group of QBs who are now passing on key knowledge to the next generation of top passers. Sent! A link has been sent to your friend's email address. Posted! A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. Join the Nation's Conversation To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs Lorenzo Reyes, USA TODAY Published 2:10 p.m. ET April 21, 2018 CLOSE SportsPulse: USA TODAY Sports' Michael Middlehurst-Schwartz looks at the top five quarterbacks of the 2018 NFL Draft and the teams that would be the best fit for each. USA TODAY Sports CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN COMMENT … [Read more...] about ‘My nightmare is your lesson’: How former NFL QBs who struggled now coach top draft picks
World By Kelly-Leigh Cooper BBC News 19 April 2018 Share this with Facebook Share this with Twitter Share this with Messenger Share this with Messenger Share this with Email Share Share this with These are external links and will open in a new window Email Share this with Email Facebook Share this with Facebook Messenger Share this with Messenger Messenger Share this with Messenger Twitter Share this with Twitter Pinterest Share this with Pinterest WhatsApp Share this with WhatsApp LinkedIn Share this with LinkedIn Copy this link http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-43823145 Read more about sharing. These are external links and will open in a new window Close share panel For experienced flyers, the in-flight safety demonstration can seem like a mundane legal requirement that they already know inside-out.Air disasters are not very common, but on Tuesday a US woman … [Read more...] about Why you should listen to flight safety demos
Forrest SatterfieldRoy S. Johnson Forrest Satterfield understands the trepidation. He has an idea, an idea for products he believes will help a lot of people: customized, affordable prosthetics and orthosis that provide more benefit than traditional devices. He has more than an idea, in fact. His company, Satterfield Technologies, has developed early-stage prototypes from hard plastic using cutting-edge 3D printing technology. He also has a business plan chocked with spreadsheets, graphs, and what-not showcasing his venture's challenges, goals, and upside. "Our focus," he says, "is on coast, comfort, and desirability." Now, like many burgeoning entrepreneurs--like many buzzing about Birmingham these days--Satterfield needs money. He's trying to raise $150,000, to be exact, to build a working prototype, and develop the software needed to achieve scale. He's drawn some interest--though the pool of medical device investors, frankly, is about the size of the average kiddie pool. … [Read more...] about Though divided and often in discord, Birmingham drew young CEO with dream, solutions