Cat names for your nerdy feline

https://theportalist.com/cat-names-for-your-nerdy-feline Cat Names for Your Nerdy Feline Searching for the right name for a new furry friend? Allow us to be of assistance. By Feliza Casano | Published Aug 10, 2017 There’s really nothing like a text from a friend that reads, “HELP ME NAME MY NEW KITTIES!” I’m the geeky type, as are most of my friends, so … Continue reading Cat names for your nerdy feline

How the John Wick movies are being differentiated from the Matrix universe

Keanu Reeves is one of those actors who grows on you --- and grows and grows. I used to think he wasn't acting until I saw what other people did with similar materials. I'll admit my view has been highly influenced by the manner in which he treats others. He is simply Kind, without regard … Continue reading How the John Wick movies are being differentiated from the Matrix universe

Key point hidden in Cuomo’s daily update — Board of Elections will have drop-off boxes

https://smartnews.link/w/ZQFh Extract from article: Meanwhile, the governor also announced COVID-19 safety plans for voting, saying absentee ballots can be returned to drop boxes at 300+ Board of Election sites statewide. Many New Yorkers are on board. “You need to be able to allow absentee voting,” one person said. “Older people or people with conditions, why would they … Continue reading Key point hidden in Cuomo’s daily update — Board of Elections will have drop-off boxes

Ongoing battle to keep your privacy with an iPhone

https://www.usatoday.com/story/tech/columnist/2020/09/08/iphone-tracking-everywhere-you-go-how-find-setting/5695132002/ Privacy alert: Your iPhone is tracking everywhere you go: Here's how to find the setting At this point, digital privacy is long gone. There’s always another device, feature or service tracking what we say, what we look at online and the places we go. Some devices are more intrusive than others, and you may … Continue reading Ongoing battle to keep your privacy with an iPhone

Some fantastic movies grab you too hard to watch twice

https://www.buzzfeed.com/shelbyheinrich/best-films-to-see-once 24 Movies People Said They Loved But Can Never Watch Again So good, one viewing is all you need!by Shelby HeinrichBuzzFeed Staff🔥 View 450 comments Recently, reddit user u/thesilverpoets96 asked, "What is a great film you will never watch again?" and the responses had me taking notes. Here are some of the best movies you only need … Continue reading Some fantastic movies grab you too hard to watch twice

Percentage of singles living with parents highest since Great Depression of the 1930s

The combination of the underlying difficulty in getting paying jobs (regardless of the stock market), COVID-19, the cost of housing, and student debt, many young people are living with their parents -- and their economic contribution is welcome. https://www.cnn.com/2020/09/04/us/children-living-with-parents-pandemic-pew/index.html 52% of young adults in the US are living with their parents. That's the highest share … Continue reading Percentage of singles living with parents highest since Great Depression of the 1930s

11 ways to take advantage of Audible’s new and old features

https://gizmodo.com/11-tips-to-make-the-most-of-your-audible-subscription-1844946268 11 Tips to Make the Most of Your Audible Subscription David NieldTuesday 8:30AM Audible is one of the biggest names in audiobooks, and while you’ve probably mastered the basics of queueing up and listening to your purchased items, there might still be features you’ve yet to discover. Log into your account (or sign up for a … Continue reading 11 ways to take advantage of Audible’s new and old features

When the facts change, the rules change — caps on recyclable bottles

https://smartnews.link/w/d8y1 Why you’re now supposed to leave the cap on when recycling One recycling myth we can clear up right now. byRuthie Darling•3 days ago The rules surrounding recycling are confusing, and seem like they’re constantly changing. In a 2014 online poll by the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries and Earth911, 65% of respondents said they didn’t … Continue reading When the facts change, the rules change — caps on recyclable bottles

Crocs are back again (did they ever leave?)

There are some benefits to age. You can figure out whether comfort trumps fashion. For me, Crocs are simply too comfortable to let go. I buy backup pairs in the colors I wear out the fastest. As a result, I think this article is funny beyond measure. https://slate.com/business/2020/09/crocs-cool-now-ugly-fashion.html Sorry, Crocs Are Cool Now The brand … Continue reading Crocs are back again (did they ever leave?)

Orange air and Purpleair — and people aren’t leaving here, but they are leaving NYC?

09.09.2020 07:03 PM The Bay Area Just Turned Orange. All Eyes Are on PurpleAir Catastrophic wildfires are spewing smoke all over the West Coast. This website lets you track the respiratory crisis in real time—with a few caveats. PHOTOGRAPH: JESSICA CHRISTIAN/SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE/GETTY IMAGES WHEN I WOKE up on Wednesday morning, I thought my phone was … Continue reading Orange air and Purpleair — and people aren’t leaving here, but they are leaving NYC?

Tana French: another author fans hover for

The Essential Tana French If you want to brush up before her new novel arrives this fall, here’s your guide. By Janet Maslin July 29, 2020 Tana French has written seven novels, with an eighth due in October. There are important things they have in common. They’re superb. They’re set in Ireland. They pull you way … Continue reading Tana French: another author fans hover for

Liu Cixin’s trilogy is the hoped for next hit from the Game of Thrones crew

https://www.inverse.com/entertainment/three-body-problem-netflix-release-date-benioff-weiss-game-of-thrones NETFLIX'S NEXT BIG SHOW WILL BRING THE BEST MODERN SCI-FI BOOK TRILOGY TO LIFE Liu Cixin's 'The Three-Body Problem' is set to become an epic series from David Benioff and D.B. Weiss.Tor Books/MacmillanRYAN BRITT9.1.2020 9:59 AM THE BEST SCIENCE FICTION BOOK TRILOGY of the 21st century is set to become your next Netflix obsession. Netflix … Continue reading Liu Cixin’s trilogy is the hoped for next hit from the Game of Thrones crew