And vent they did. For four hours, there was a catharsis of personal pain and...– Exclusive: Meet the Woman Who Kicked off Anonymous’ Anti-Rape Operations | Mother Jones
“These are hard-core skinheads,” Pitcavage said at the time,...– American Front terrorism trial opens: American Front leader goes on trial Monday in domestic terrorism case - OrlandoSentinel.com
The co-author of a disputed immigration study by the Heritage Foundation, a...– Co-author of immigration study resigns from Heritage Foundation - The Washington Post
At a time when many high-tech startups in Florida can’t seem to raise a...– Orlando UF students attract venture capital with high-tech start-up - OrlandoSentinel.com
Anonymous asked: Hi, do you mind taking down the story from your blog about the girl that got hit by the car. She has been through enough and she does not deserve more media coverage. She just wants to be left in peace.
Cops: Man tried to run over ex-girlfriend in UCF...
A 20-year-old man has been charged with attempted murder after allegedly hitting his former girlfriend with his car in a University Of Central Florida parking garage on Friday night. According to a UCF police report, Paul Gomez hit Kaylyn Martin, a student at the university, with his 2012 Dodge Avenger, sending her several feet in the air. Witnesses told police that Gomez then crashed his car...
Breaking news, the Pulitzers and my new job
A year ago, I told you I was leaving the Orlando Sentinel for a position with UCF, the second largest public university in the U.S. From my post, “The position combines several things I love and gives me a level of freedom no other company can match. I will write and edit articles, blog posts and websites for the college in addition to taking photos and creating videos featuring the...
Questioning the Call
“Beginning in 2006, players at the US Open were allowed to challenge judges on a limited number of questionable calls, thanks to video replay. When a player challenged a call, the video supported the player’s view 30% of the time. This held true whether player male and female. So, all players had a strong incentive to challenge calls: 30% of the time they got back a point that they had otherwise...
Her mother, a piano teacher, encouraged Lyons to take art classes, where she...– 3 | How Jenna Lyons Transformed J.Crew Into A Cult Brand | Fast Company | business innovation
What all of this new research suggests, says Teresa Liu-Ambrose, an associate...– How Exercise May Help Memory - NYTimes.com
The gun bill is the purest test of this theory. Since the massacre in December...– Obama’s second term is upending what we think we know about Washington
Invictus by William Ernest Henley
Out of the night that covers me, Black as the pit from pole to pole, I thank whatever gods may be For my unconquerable soul. In the fell clutch of circumstance I have not winced nor cried aloud. Under the bludgeonings of chance My head is bloody, but unbowed. Beyond this place of wrath and tears Looms but the Horror of the shade, And yet the menace of the...
A sharp new report published today by the Barnard Center for Research on Women...– Networked Feminism Grows - and Looks to Build Long-Term Impact - Forbes
Congress can’t pass a budget or make headway on virtually any significant...– Scott Maxwell: Congressional pay cut? Enough with the gimmicks and empty gestures - OrlandoSentinel.com
A team of neuroengineers based at Brown University has developed a fully...– Novel wireless brain sensor (via amalucky)
I have to be alone very often. I’d be quite happy if I spent from Saturday night...– Audrey Hepburn (via witchcraftandwax)
When spring came, even the false spring, there were no problems except where to...– Ernest Hemingway, A Moveable Feast (via reconnoitre)
Book Love: Lean in by Sheryl Sandberg
I was a bit skeptical about this book and, at times, it does read like a commencement ceremony speech, but overall it is great. It is well researched, motivating and features tons of stories from brilliant women. Here are some cool articles from women about the book and the act of leaning into your career and taking risks. Think about buying it. And if you do, let me know what you think of it!
Dollars for Docs: The Top Earners →
When Dollars for Docs first launched in 2010, ProPublica spoke with several of the dozens of doctors who had earned more than $200,000 from their speaking and consulting work for drug companies. Now, with records from more companies and more years of data, we’ve identified 22 doctors who’ve earned at least $500,000 since 2009 — including one, Jon Draud, who was paid more than $1 million.
david327 asked: I just completed the survey, and found there was no option to enter my email or anything else for that matter in regards to the gift card. Thought I'd share, as it's pretty misleading.
A $10 Amazon gift card is waiting for you
Hi friends, my boyfriend (John) needs people to take his survey on workplace conflict. Help us understand how workplace conflict and aggression are impacting your workplace and earn a $10 Amazon gift card. The results of this survey will help us understand how social interaction in the workplace can influence individual health outcomes. Take the survey here.