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Poker Tells Workshop. Conservatives Should Stand against Him. As the election of 2008 approached, America was in crisis.

Conservatives Should Stand against Him

And as we would soon learn, that crisis would not go to waste. Years after Bill Clinton disingenuously claimed that the era of big government was over, Obama won his party’s nomination by promising its furious revenge. For constitutional conservatives, the Republican contest functioned less like a primary and more like an abandonment. Politically orphaned by their party, conservatives were forced to either stay home or hold their noses and vote for a progressive Republican. There was a silver lining, however. Over the years, there have been endless fractures in the façade of individual freedom, but three policies provided the fuel that lit the tea-party fire: the stimulus, the auto bailouts, and the bank bailouts. Barack Obama supported all three. While conservatives fought against the auto bailouts, Donald Trump claimed “the government should stand behind [the auto companies] 100 percent” because “they make wonderful products.”

10 Pro-Gun Myths, Shot Down. By cutting off federal funding for research and stymieing data collection and sharing, the National Rifle Association has tried to do to the study of gun violence what climate deniers have done to the science of global warming.

10 Pro-Gun Myths, Shot Down

No wonder: When it comes to hard numbers, some of the gun lobby's favorite arguments are full of holes. (This article has been updated.) Myth #1: They're coming for your guns. Fact-check: With as many as 310 million privately owned guns in America, it's clear there's no practical way to round them all up (never mind that no one in Washington is proposing this).

Gun violence in America, in 17 maps and charts. Since the August 9, 2014, police shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, police have killed at least 1,493 people, as this map (click to view the interactive version) shows.

Gun violence in America, in 17 maps and charts

Fatal Encounters, a nonprofit, has tracked these killings by collecting reports from the media, public, and law enforcement and verifying them through news reports. Some of the data is incomplete, with details about a victim’s race, age, and other factors sometimes missing. Lawn Alternatives. Notifications Off Bans Apps from the Notification Bar Permanently. How To Install Official Galaxy S5 Firmware & Kernel (ODIN) - NaldoTech. Learn how to install official Samsung firmwares on the Samsung Galaxy S5 using Odin3.

How To Install Official Galaxy S5 Firmware & Kernel (ODIN) - NaldoTech

Odin3 is one of the most used tools for Samsung devices because it is the best and fastest way to install firmwares and kernels. It is the safest tool and chances to brick the phone are small. Something like that can happen only if you don’t carefully follow the instructions. The Samsung Galaxy S5 is still considered as a new device to the market yet the support for the device is getting bigger and bigger everyday. There are custom ROMs and root methods available already. Also Read: How To Calibrate Samsung Galaxy S5 Battery Installing an official firmware on the Samsung Galaxy S5 will remove all signs of root and will restore it to the factory settings. Requirements - Odin3 Samsung tool (link) - Official Samsung Galaxy S5 Firmware. Samsung Galaxy S 5.

How to root AT&T Samsung Galaxy S5. At last AT&T Galaxy S5 has been rooted by the XDA recognized developer geohot.These are the exact step-by-step instructions to root your phone using the towelroot app.

How to root AT&T Samsung Galaxy S5

This rooting method is really simple and can be called the easiest way to root AT&T Samsung Galaxy S5 SM-G900A. Before you start rooting your phone, please note that rooting does voids warranty and therefore proceed at your own risk. How to Unlock AT&T Galaxy S5First download the latest version of towelroot app from HERE.Connect your Galaxy S5 to PC via the USB cable and Copy the apk file.Go to Settings > Security and check the Unknown Sources.Now navigate to the storage directory where you’ve placed the apk file.Install it.Launch the towelroot app.Tap on the make it ra1n.Wait for the rooting process to complete. When done, your phone will automatically reboots.To install SuperSU app which grants root permission to your device.

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Our Five Favorite Trade Show Gimmicks. Getting Started with a Simple On-Location Lighting Setup. Getting a simple lighting setup is the key to having a successful event.

Getting Started with a Simple On-Location Lighting Setup

If you use only on-camera flash, you get very flat lighting, which isn’t doesn’t make people look very good, plus it creates harsh shadows behind them. What you really want is good directional lighting from one side, with just enough fill light to reduce shadowing on the other side. Since I’m often asked to take portrait shots during local charity events, I’ve had plenty of opportunities to hone this — so this week, we’ll look at the basic lighting setup I use for these types of portraits. The Setup My setup consists of a seamless paper background suspended on a background stand. Portrait Lighting Setup Using the Lighting Setup Short Lighting Example If a subject is facing to his right, I get a nice broad lighting effect. Having a versatile lighting setup means you can run people through very quickly and still be able to get a variety of looks without ever having to move lights around. Avoid Issues With Glasses.

How to Look Better in Photos Based on Your Body Type. 7 Netflix Hacks That Every Binge-Watcher Needs To Know. Back in olden times before Netflix, you had to wait days, even weeks, between episodes of your favorite show, and it was terrible.

7 Netflix Hacks That Every Binge-Watcher Needs To Know

Then the streaming service came along and changed everything.