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As Pinterest has taken off, its growth has been primarily driven by its overwhelmingly female user base. As a result, the site and its pinboards have a distinctly feminine touch. Enter MANteresting, the newly-launched social bookmarking site with the tagline: “Interesting. Man.
» The Ape Man Chronicles Part 1: Unveiling the Heart of Darkness » Fierce Wisdom. Students protest yoga pants ban. Several students at a Houston high school said they were punished for wearing yoga pants to school.
The students attend Memorial High School. A Spring Branch Independent School District spokesperson said the rule is clearly stated under the dress code section of the student handbook. To protest the yoga pants rule, students created a Facebook page encouraging students to wear the pants to school on Thursday. Accidental photographer: Making pictures of 'our own personal little gods' Renewable Energy Netw. Chris Christie on punishing drug users: If we’re going to be pro-life, let’s be pro-life all the wayPosted on Thursday April 17, 2014 "[T]he life of the drug addicted teenager who has been arrested for the sixth time is just as precious as the lives of any one of my children.
" The encore ObamaCare victory lap after the not-a-deadline-extensionPosted on Thursday April 17, 2014 "Anger, and denial, and all that stuff. We're not at acceptance yet. " Eric Cantor: Obama and I totally had an angry conversation about immigration yesterdayPosted on Thursday April 17, 2014 Uh huh. America’s new labor battle: SEIU versus … Media MattersPosted on Thursday April 17, 2014. May 2008. The Auction Publicity website reports that,"Two-Day sale at Philip Weiss auctions realizes a record $5.2 million as rare stamps, Peanuts comic strips and more bring dizzying prices.
" The auction took place last weekend, May 17-18, in Oceanside, New York. According to the write-up,"The key to the weekend’s success was Part 2 of The Newport Stamp Collection, which featured some of the most rare and coveted philatelic U.S. examples in existence. " It goes on to say, "Part 1 of The Newport Collection made headlines when, on February 9, an unused 1869 24-cent inverted stamp, #120, one of only four known, soared to $1.271 million. It was a new record for a U.S. invert and the highest price ever paid for a single U.S. stamp. Part 2 did not record any million-dollar stamps, but many strong sellers did cross the block. Adorable Tool Tank Totally Out-Cutes Your Swiss Army Knife. See how 4 compact vacation homes take on new forms for the modern age. Nature inspires hillside studios for artistic homeowners in Northern California.
Here's What People Look at on Facebook Brand Pages. Saudi Arabian Woman Beheaded For "Sorcery" In a horrific practice of “justice,” Amina bint Abdul Halim bin Salem Nasser, a Saudi Arabian national, was executed on Monday, after being convicted of practicing sorcery, which is banned in the ultra-conservative kingdom, the interior ministry said.
Amina bint Abdulhalim Nassar was executed in the northern province of Jawf for “practising witchcraft and sorcery,” the ministry said in a statement carried by SPA state news agency. Second Execution For “Sorcery” Recently The execution is the second of its kind in recent months. In September a Sudanese national was beheaded in the Saudi Arabian city of Medina after being convicted on “sorcery” charges. Islamists Call for Lesbian's Death (Video) An Islamist group called for a Muslim lesbian author to be killed and invaded a discussion on Islam in Amsterdam last week.
The Republican War On Women: It's Not Just About Abortion [VIDEO] Gutting social safety net programs, removing child care subsidies, cutting off access to family planning, destroying the unions that fight for jobs that are predominately held by women.
These activities are happening nationally, and they are happening state by state. But in North Carolina, there is an even more insidious plank in the Republican’s War on Women platform: an attempt to make it more difficult for female politicians, most of them Democrats, to get reelected. “…Republicans drew nearly a dozen Democratic women out of their legislative districts in an effort to eliminate our voice in the General Assembly. In their efforts to make sure that the most capable voices fighting for women in the General Assembly are silenced, they have waged an all out war on our Democratic women in elected office.”
But these women aren’t taking this lying down. Rana Florida: Creative Spaces: New Lives for Abandoned Buildings. Built in the 14th century as a monastery for the Crutched Friars, the complex, which includes a Gothic church, enjoyed a brief second life as a government office building before it was abandoned in 1979.
Raf Simons To Dior: Report. Could it be -- Christian Dior has finally chosen a new designer??
According to Women's Wear Daily, the day is indeed getting closer. Raf Simons, currently creative director for Jil Sander, is reportedly in talks with Dior to become the storied house's next couturier.