Price slowed his previously hectic release schedule back to a trickle and devoted himself to appearing on a variety of British reality TV shows.
“Monocles have always marked people out as beyond the crowd, slightly different. On one hand you have the Prussian officer, on the other you have the effete English lord, and then you also have the New York and London lesbian in the 1920s.”
When it came to engagement, however, Pulse was on top, with the average visit lasting 3 minutes and 24 seconds, versus 2:40 for Flipboard, 1:36 for News360, and 0:45 for Zite. As far as the most popular content categories on each app, entertainment led on Flipboard and News360, while technology was at the top for Pulse and Zite.
"Chance is the only way to avoid the control of the rational, [chance alone could] express what is unique and indeterminate about us."
Change is always scary but that never keeps it from happening anyway. Here's the thing: It's an adventure! It'll be fun! Nobody knows how it will turn out! And even if it's a total disaster, remember this (and it's a maxim with considerably broader implications, so maybe write it down): It's just the Internet. Seriously. It's just the Internet.
he pope, who is a native Spanish speaker, meant to say "caso," which is Italian for "example" or "case." Instead, he said "cazzo," which depending on which Italian-to-English dictionary you use translates either to some variation of "prick" or your more classic F-bomb. Or, as my colleague Andrew McCarthy aptly put it in an email, cazzo is more or less the "Swiss army knife of Italian curses." (On a related note, McCarthy would like his parents to know that his semester abroad back in college wasn't actually a complete waste.)
The thing about lifeboat rules is that they are an awfully good deal for lifeboat captains.
The "shame pole" idea is an Alaska and British Columbia coastal Native tradition. These poles are erected to publicly shame somebody or some group for not repaying a debt.
“What kind of founder do you want to be when things are hard?” should be a mandatory discussion question for all that dare to dream of startup success.
I think of Sandra Harding, who points out matter of-factly that “defining what is in need of scientific explanation only from the perspective of bourgeois white men’s experience leads to partial and even perverse understandings” of things.
Meanwhile teenagers have adopted gran slang - words previously associated with their grandparents - such as galavanting, rapscallion and reek.
Writing is often both what you aspire to and what you’re left with when other options have dried up.