Wrath of the TitansIt’s a box office battle of mythic proportions this weekend as remixed fables and fairy tales go head to head. In one corner, Mirror Mirror, a snarky retelling of the Snow White fairy tale. In the other, Wrath of the Titans, the sequel to the widely panned remake from 2010. Eli GlasnerFILM REVIEW: Titanic 3D minute by minuteJames Cameron’s Titanic was always a marathon at three hours and counting. As it returns in 3D, Eli Glasner examines the experience minute by minute and discovers Cline Dion’s ubiquitous soundtrack, and James Cameron’s risible dialogue, have not improved with age. Continue reading this postSparkleRead More →

2a. To get Google traffic, you need to incorporate KEYWORDS into your poetry hubs, either in the poem itself or in the summary. I’d go with the summary and also a little blurb at the top of the hub that says more or less the same thing as the summary, maybe with a variation on the main keywords. So you hope the calls even out over the course of time. I thought John, he blocked him, maybe he didn’t at the end. I know I held [Jonas] Valanciunas at the end and they didn’t call that. The US government issues its own currency. It alsoRead More →

After the executive order was issued, over the weekend, the Pentagon given the opportunity by the White House to provide a list of names of Iraqi translators, drivers and others who had supported American forces past and present, according to Pentagon spokesman Capt. Jeff Davis. He would not say, however, whether Defense Secretary James Mattis was aware of the contents of the executive irder before it was released and would not say whether the Pentagon had initiated the request to provide the list of Iraqis.. Continue reading this postSparkle trailer gives last glimpse of Whitney HoustonA trailer for the movie musical Sparkle was released Monday,Read More →

It should go without saying, don’t make your conversation feel like an interrogation. As more interns trickle in, stand up and shake their hand after they introduce themselves to the receptionist. During this period of time, try to converse with as many fellow interns as you can. Only, when you’re in that situation, you can’t always see that,” she said. State Department’s annual trafficking in persons report notes an improvement in the Mozambique’s government’s efforts to end the trade. There have been several successful prosecutions since an anti trafficking law was enacted in 2008. Whatever she was part of, we were part of, the mostRead More →

The other thing that irritates me about Helium is that peer review system. Sometimes it works, other times it seems like the people reviewing articles aren’t even reading them. I quit writing for Helium as I think they’re kind of exploitive. Over the summer,Oubre even turned a pleasure trip to New York Fashion Week into a grindwith Carmelo Anthony’s trainer. “That was the only guy all summer that wanted to work out that early. I knew he was taking things serious by doing that. You can look up articles where they crunch the numbers to determine how many buy ins you need in order toRead More →

I know at Sam Club you can buy the chicken for the same price as the chickens they sell, though they a little lower in weight. However it is a huge time saver. For many people if you need a good “convenience” food you better off with a convenient $5 cooked chicken that you can turn into a couple of meals + stock, rather than buying something like fast food which can easily be $5/person.. I do this because I have another brilliant idea for another widget factory. I plan to use the profit generated by the first widget factory to do so. If theRead More →

The Greeks didn’t have enough time to create a military or navy to stand a chance against the Persians to they sent a small force of 7,000 allied Greeks along with 300 Spartan Hoplites to hopefully delay the Persians long enough to build a fighting force. The Greeks being outnumbered nearly 50 1 had to choose a battle location that would cancel out the Persians numerical advantage so the mounted positions at the narrow Thermopylae pass. With the Aegean Sea on one side and large mountains on the other the Persians would not be able to use their numerical advantage to out flank the GreeksRead More →

I haven read the full paper, so take this with a large grain of salt. There are typically two issues that could prevent something like this from becoming a game changing discovery. First is cost. Ideally you be a high academic achiever, with a minimum of a 2:1 or equivalent in Electrical or Electronic Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, Mathematics, UX, interaction design, HCI, Data Science (or closely related subject), or be able to demonstrate a range of equivalent knowledge and experience gained through working in industry. Skills and interests that are particularly in demand across current R projects include software development (including Python, web services,Read More →

Especially when a call to prayer can be heard in the background.The YouTube clip was originally called “Batallion 50 Rock the Hebron Casbah,” and was taken down from (most of) YouTube almost as soon as it went viral by the soldier who uploaded it.The Israeli army has responded with a harsh statement, saying “the matter is currently being investigated by the battalion commanders,” and that those involved will be reprimanded for “inappropriate conduct during a military operation.”FILM REVIEW: Titanic 3D minute by minuteJames Cameron’s Titanic was always a marathon at three hours and counting. As it returns in 3D, Eli Glasner examines the experience minuteRead More →

Wozniacki won the first seven games of the match but trailed 4 2 in the second set before staging a comeback. Suarez Navarro had to save one match point in the 10th game before Wozniacki was outclassed in the tiebreaker.Wozniacki had an early break in the deciding set to take a 4 2 lead, then broke again in the seventh game before serving out the match in 2 hours, 11 minutes.Wozniacki, who can return to the No.1 ranking with her first Grand Slam singles title, plays Elise Mertens in the semifinals.Elina Svitolina revealed a painful hip injury had undermined her Australian Open campaign after herRead More →