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Astute, pre-launch(click to view full) Britain retired its nuclear-powered 4,900t SSN Swiftsure Class fast attack boats in 2010, and has begun phasing out its follow-on 5,300t SSN Trafalgar Class, before the effects of the ocean’s constant squeezing...
From: Defense Industry Daily | By: Joe Katzman | Monday, November 24, 2014
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Though it would be hard to see it in the midterm election results, we live in the opening phase of a great countermovement against neoliberalism. The evidence is everywhere you look, and not only in the United States and Latin America. The stunning success...
From: The American Prospect | By: David Bensman | Monday, November 24, 2014
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It’s the last Monday of November. You know what that means: Thanksgiving is only three days away. No school. Food.  And it’s time to talk about the stuff I could not get enough of this month. Let’s start with makeup, shall we? Makeup Favorite...
From: College Fashion | By: Leah - University of Georgia | Monday, November 24, 2014
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One small ad, one giant eye roll.
From: Time | By: Melissa Locker | Monday, November 24, 2014
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Already suspending Greek activities until January, the University of Virginia is set to review campus culture after a report of a gang rape surfaced last week....
From: Fox News | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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this recipe comes from "food and cooking in ancient Greece"! the times are just a guestimate of mine. -- posted by abe ray
From: Recipezaar | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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About 150 Syrian civil war refugees have begun a hunger strike in front of Greece's Parliament, urging the government to grant them temporary working and residence rights....
From: Fox News | Monday, November 24, 2014
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Dispatched to the Turks and Caicos as a reporter, Charles Laurence liked them so much he ended up buying a house there—and a boat From INTELLIGENT LIFE magazine, November/December 2014 THE EARLY SUN peered over the headland as we left the harbour wall...
From: More Intelligent Life | By: Anonymous | Monday, November 24, 2014
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Greece may be exiting a cruel six-year recession, but it will take at least 20 years for employment to regain pre-crisis levels without concerted action, the United Nations' labor organization says....
From: Fox News | Monday, November 24, 2014
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Athens (AFP) - A group of people -- Greeks, Afghans, Iraqis, Syrians, Bulgarians, Iranians, Turks -- gather around a steaming pot outside a dilapidated building complex from the 1930s set in the heart of Athens.Dubbed the Ta Prosfygika, meaning "The...
From: Business Insider | By: Hélène Colliopoulou | Sunday, November 23, 2014
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This series of lovely handcrafted vases allow the plants inside to behold their own beauty in reflective collars.
From: Dornob | By: Delana | Monday, November 24, 2014
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Real consequences for real choices is more of a start than running fraternities underground will ever be....
From: College Candy | By: College Candy | Monday, November 24, 2014
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The 2016 Rio Olympic Games mascot was unveiled Monday, and while we don't know what the name of the creature is, one thing's for sure. Following in the line of cat-like creatures that are not cats—pointing the finger at you, Hello Kitty—it's not...
From: AdWeek | By: Michelle Castillo | Monday, November 24, 2014
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Daniel J. Mitchell Since I’ve accused the Congressional Budget Office of “witch doctor economics and gypsy forecasting,” it’s obvious I’m not a big fan of the organization’s approach to fiscal analysis. I’ve even argued that Republicans...
From: Cato Institute | By: Daniel J. Mitchell | Monday, November 24, 2014
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B-2 drops JDAM(click to view full) Precision bombing has been a significant military goal since the invention of the Norden bomb sight in the 1920s, but its application remained elusive. Over 30 years later, in Vietnam, the destruction of a single target...
From: Defense Industry Daily | By: Joe Katzman | Monday, November 24, 2014
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There may well be a battle in Labour for the party’s soul, but the same is certainly true of the Tory party. Owen Paterson’s speech today to Business for Britain… Continue readingThe post Is Owen Paterson hoping to become leader of the ‘Out’...
From: Spectator | By: Isabel Hardman | Monday, November 24, 2014
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We’ve featured the work of Matthew Vines many times before, and want to highlight a speech given at a conference recently held by his organization, The Reformation Project. A keynote speaker, David Gushee, one of the foremost evangelical ethicist in...
From: The Atlantic | By: Andrew Sullivan | Sunday, November 23, 2014
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ATHENS, Greece (AP) -- The Greek finance ministry says the country's debt inspectors will meet with Greek officials in Paris on Tuesday to move ahead
From: Taiwan News | By: Associated Press | Monday, November 24, 2014
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The Greek finance ministry says the country's debt inspectors will meet with Greek officials in Paris on Tuesday to move ahead with the stalled review of the nation's financial reforms.
From: San Diego Union-Tribune | By: Associated Press | Monday, November 24, 2014
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All the latest business and economics news, as a new survey shows business optimism fell sharply in OctoberLatest: German IFO beats expectationsMarkit: October business confidence lowest since 2009Firms fear worsening global outlook, rate rises, geopolitics....Spanish...
From: The Guardian | By: Graeme Wearden | Monday, November 24, 2014
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**Over at [Equitable Growth](http://EquitableGrowth.org)--[The Equitablog](http://equitablegrowth.org/blog)** * [Over at Grasping Reality: Barry Eichengreen's "Hall of Mirrors"](http://equitablegrowth.org/2014/11/23/grasping-reality-barry-eichengreens-hall-mirrors/)...
From: Brad DeLong | By: J. Bradford DeLong | Monday, November 24, 2014
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Ships from Greece rushed to help after a crippled freighter crammed with hundreds of migrants floundered for hours Tuesday in gale-force winds and high waves in the Mediterranean Sea, officials said.
From: Seattle Times | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice producer Charles Roven says they'll be using Wonder Woman's DC Comics' "New 52" reboot origin rather than the story imagined by her original writer and creator William Moulton Marston. I think using the New 52 origin...
From: Geekosystem | By: Alan Kistler | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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We—alumni and students—need to examine what about the school culture has enabled a predatory culture
From: Time | By: clairehoworth | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Ever since the days of ancient Greece, drama has been considered high art and comedy the lower art form. But it is still art, dammit....
From: Orlando Sentinel | By: Carole Horst | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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Russell Schwartz has stepped down as president of theatrical marketing at Relativity EuropaCorp Distribution. “We appreciate all of Russell's contributions to the studio and wish him well as he pursues new opportunities,” a company spokesperson...
From: The Wrap | By: Gina Hall | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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Between the time I walked into Old Cabell Hall, which houses the Music Department at the University of Virginia, where I work as a professor, and the time I got to my office Wednesday morning, I heard the word “rape” seven times. Wednesday was the...
From: Double X | By: Bonnie Gordon | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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Ships from Greece rushed to help after a crippled freighter crammed with hundreds of migrants floundered for hours Tuesday in gale-force winds and high waves in the Mediterranean Sea, officials said....
From: Fox News | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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Metro said the package of nine stores and the relevant real estate portfolio have been sold to the local retail group Sklavenitis. Continue reading...Follow WWD on Twitter or become a fan on Facebook....
From: Women's Wear Daily | By: WWD.com | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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From the US to Canada to France to Brazil to the UK to Japan, the neo-psychedelic, synth-pop movement is making waves across the globe. Now, it has struck Athens, Greece with aplomb. My Drunken Haze is a five-piece… (in post Mundo Musique: My Drunken...
From: The Hype Machine | Monday, November 24, 2014
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Ever since the days of ancient Greece, drama has been considered high art and comedy the lower art form. But it is still art, dammit. That’s one reason to be thankful for the Golden Globes. They have a comedy/musical category, which ensures that “lightweight”...
From: Variety | By: carolehorst | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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#UVA shuts down Greek life activities amid sexual assault scandal. @JuliannaGoldman reports http://t.co/f7oDGoa9oq pic.twitter.com/N8WJZ8LcSd — CBS Evening News (@CBSEveningNews) November 24, 2014 In a deeply reported, deeply disturbing story published...
From: The Atlantic | By: Andrew Sullivan | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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Greek government officials have resumed negotiations in Paris with bailout inspectors to try and overcome differences over a feared budget shortfall next year and the future of painful cost-cutting reforms.
From: San Diego Union-Tribune | By: Associated Press | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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As Thanksgiving approaches, a little bit of historical context goes a long way
From: Time | By: Lily Rothman | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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Any dieter's number-one obstacle: hunger! Load your plate with these super-satisfying foods and watch the pounds melt away...
From: Time | By: emilystraus | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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Key conversations and presentations at the SLJ Leadership Summit, this past October, centered on school media specialists’ changing roles, how to use tech to meet 21st-century learning goals, and the importance of reaching all readers and learners.
From: School Library Journal | By: Shelley Diaz | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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On this date in 1730, Patrona Halil, the virtual ruler of the Ottoman capital at the head of a popular rabble, was lured to Istanbul’s Topkapi Palace on the pretext of receiving an imperial honorific — and there seized by the sultan’s guards and...
From: Executed Today | By: Headsman | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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Blah blah blah Basel. VIP, by invitation only, exclusive, A+++++ list, royalty, and private. So many adjectives, so little art--er, time. Don't hold your breaths for that unattainable call to attend the super secret soiree starring SNL alum Stefon at......
From: Miami Herald | By: Lesley Abravanel | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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President Barack Obama proudly announced that his policies would be on the ballot in the November 4 midterm elections. He got his answer loud and clear: the American people said, "No thanks.” The voters gave Republicans a big majority equal only to...
From: Big Government | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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Note: More media content is available for this story at BrooklynPaper.com.By Max JaegerThe Brooklyn PaperCatharsis! After hours of debate, Community Board 10 approved the plan to build an out-of-scale Greek cultural school on 92nd Street during its general...
From: The Brooklyn Paper | By: By Max Jaeger | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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A 1995 court decision reveals that Steve Valiotis, a principal of Astoria Cove developer Alma Realty, allegedly bribed representatives of a Greek bank to get a $5.7 million loan in 1990. Valiotis, as well as another director of shipping company Levant...
From: The Real Deal | By: Claire Moses | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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The Laboratory of Cell Cycle and Division in the Department of Biology, University of Crete, Heraklion, Greece is seeking a highly motivated postdoctoral research scientist to investigate regulation of faithful chromosome segregation and cytokinesis...
From: Nature | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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With the holidays around the corner, we are entering high eating season -- a time of extra cookies, extra alcohol, extra nut-coated cheese balls, extra everything. My best advice for surviving between now and New Year's is: pull on your eating pants...
From: Epicurious | By: Leah Koenig | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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ATHENS, Greece (AP) — A freighter carrying hundreds of migrants trying to enter Europe is drifting in high winds off the island of Crete, and Greek authorities have launched a rescue mission with five ships.
From: U.S. News and World Report | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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Word For The Day, Tuesday November 25, 2014 In order that we might all raise the level of discourse and expand our language abilities, here is the daily post of "Word for the Day". nostomania [nos-tuh-mey-nee-uh, -meyn-yuh] -nintense homesickness; an...
From: Free Republic | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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LONDON — If most people ran around London naked, hanging off rooftops or running through tube stations, they'd probably be arrested, however World Freerun Championship winner Tim Shieff managed to get away with it. See also: From Bottom Burn to Bonkle,...
From: Mashable | By: Tim Chester | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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Pope Francis told Europe's leaders on Tuesday to do more to help thousands of migrants risking their lives trying to get into the continent, saying they had to stop the Mediterranean becoming "a vast cemetery".
From: Reuters | By: Eleanor Biles | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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Underscoring efforts to strengthen ties with major engineering and consultancy companies across the Kingdom, Izzat Marji Group organized two additional introductory trips to Greece and Germany for a host of top third-party consultants and engineers who...
From: AME Info | By: Ishraq Al Tal | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
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