Belfast’s Troubles echo in today’s Washington

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-CortezAlexandria Ocasio-Cortez’Almost Heaven, West Virginia’ — Joe Manchin and a 50-50 Senate New York AG sues NYPD over excessive force at Black Lives Matter protests Pressley’s chief of staff said her office’s panic buttons ‘had been torn out’ before Capitol riot MORE (D-N.Y.) said that she had felt endangered, even at a supposedly […]

Mercedes Announces Subscription Car Service For Two U.S. Cities

The Mercedes-Benz Collection experience is equal parts app- and concierge-driven. Once subscribed, customers initiate vehicle exchanges, concierge communication and other actions via the app. Concierge staff then ensure that the delivery is consistent with the details and preferences in the customer’s profile. Subscribers will enjoy unlimited access within their tier and no mileage limitations. The monthly subscription […]

100 Greatest Movie Songs From 100 Years of Film

The ballad “Over the Rainbow” is the centerpiece of what is considered to be one of the greatest musical moments in film history, with Judy Garland performing the piece in The Wizard of Oz. Garland portrays Dorothy Gale, who vies to find a place where there isn’t any “trouble.” The song is essentially Dorothy’s “I […]

Govt. wants Startup unicorns to list in India

Promising to make it simpler for India’s top start-ups to raise funds by listing in India, minister of state for finance Jayant Sinha said the country’s equity markets would get a big boost if firms like Flipkart and Inmobi got listed on local bourses.

Our Relationship With Food Changed In 2020

Two weeks into the New York City COVID-19 lockdown, I was celebrating my 35th birthday by cooking a massive pot of the Vietnamese noodle soup. Sure, it was a way to treat myself. But perhaps more importantly, I made a gallon of golden broth so I could feed my friends. Pho has always been a […]

Newsroom Staff Revolts Become Common In The News Media’s War Against Intellectual Diversity

Vox’s critic-at-large Emily VanDerWerff wrote a letter to company editors and posted a version of it on Twitter. She complained that Yglesias signing the letter made her feel “less safe.” VanDerWerff also claimed that the letter included “anti-trans dogwhistles,” linking to another tweet where various phrases regarding transgenders were inserted into the actual letter.