Tim Alberta is chief political correspondent at Politico Magazine. Tony Leys is a newspaperman. He has covered murders. He has worked the copy desk. He has knocked on doors and taken verbal battering. Most reporters evolve to become editors, but Leys, bored behind a desk 20 years ago, did the opposite. After spending much of […]
Two Northwestern State University intramural basketball teams won state championships at the recent Louisiana Collegiate Intramural-Recreational Sports Association State Championships for basketball and softball. A men’s basketball team and co-rec softball team from NSU finished as runners up. The men’s open basketball team, R.U.T.S., defeated another NSU team, Juice Athletics, to win the title. The […]
Following WWII, thousands of Lumbee Indians migrated from rural North Carolina to Baltimore City, in search of employment and a better quality of life. They settled on the east side of town, in an area that bridges the neighborhoods known as Upper Fells Point and Washington Hill. Today, most Baltimoreans would be surprised to learn […]
The great media disruption comes for the Des Moines Register….
“In gamification, mechanics such as team-based player structures can lead to dynamics such as cooperation, while an individual player structure may lend itself to a more competitive dynamic” (Kietzmann, McCarthy, Pitt, Plangger & Robson 2015). While both co-operative and competitive elements are both integral to gamification, these elements affect users very differently. Each user is […]
In “The Tortoise and The Hare,” which some of you may only know from your English textbook from primary school or its one too many cartoon adaptations, a humble tortoise and a pompous hare have a race. The tortoise is very slow. The hare taunts him by showing off and he has so much fun […]
I am part of a songwriting group where we write songs and bring them and share them with other songwriters. We have a monthly theme and assignment. We co-write, we do shows together sometimes, we have a great time. We meet at a winery after hours and have a few sips of the leftover tasting […]
Real estate specialists can leverage these trends in a number of various ways, from trying to expand regional portfolios to revamping their concession offerings. Everything that one-way links again to one of these trends is a great go for your calendar year ahead. One thing I like about your organization is the ability to be […]
Present: Nancy Thacker, Anthony Eschmann, Mark Gonzales, Julie Jones, Tyler Harwood, Steven Jacob, Stephen Haedicke, Brian Luckett. The meeting was held on Nancy’s lovely back porch. Called to order at 7:15 PM. Our next general meeting will be May 1st. Stephen Haedicke will bring food with plates and utensils. Steven Jacob will bring water and […]
The deadline for President Cyril Ramaphosa to decide whether or not to fire suspended prosecutions bosses Nomgcobo Jiba and Lawrence Mrwebi passed at midnight on Thursday night, with no indication from the Presidency as to what Ramaphosa plans to do. Ramaphosa had until 00:00, April 26 to act on recommendations by the Mokgoro Inquiry panel, […]
Matty D gives you his immediate breakdown for the critical 2019 NFL Draft’s Round 1 that included all kinds of intrigue and shocking moments!
The Raiders have their Marshawn Lynch insurance. With Lynch pondering…