Reblogged from Perspective: Sports: Thrown by Life’s Curveballs, a Star Missed the Signals By George Vecsey | The New York Times | August 4, 2013 The singular event in the life of Alex Rodriguez is not his imminent suspension, or the career home run record that now will never happen. The event that makes him … Continue reading
Reblogged from Flavorwire: If you’ve ever wanted to be Steve McQueen, you might just be a little closer to that goal — or at least, you can now be yourself in his old home. Recently, HiConsumption posted photos of McQueen’s “Pioneer Moon Ranch,” which is now up for sale — but more importantly, this glimpse … Continue reading
Reblogged from Fortune Tech: Technology blogs, news and analysis from Fortune Magazine: Fixing a broken retail business turns out to be a lot harder than building a new one. FORTUNE — Ron Johnson, the former Target (TGT) manager who tried to save the ailing J.C. Penney (JCP) using lessons he learned building Apple’s (AAPL) retail … Continue reading
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Tina Chow is not a name you hear often these days. Back in December I asked my best friend if he remembered her, to which he replied, “I kind of remember her; she was kind of fierce back in the day.” As a footnote to our conversation he added, “she died of AIDS didn’t … Continue reading
Update on the Baltimore Spectator/James MacArthur situation.
It’s no real secret, Baltimore City Schools are in a state of decline. Parents looking for affordable options for educating their children here have very few options. My husband and I are vexed by the constant focus on teaching test taking skills, leaving poorly disciplined kids and kids with behavior problems among the well-behaved, … Continue reading