Hamilton Kammer

12 Flips | 3 Magazines | 2 Likes | @HamiltonKammer | Keep up with Hamilton Kammer on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Hamilton Kammer”

The drugs to execute criminals could cost hundreds of thousands of dollars, California prison agency records show

Internal California prison agency records suggest the state might have to pay hundreds of thousands of dollars to buy execution drugs for lethal injection, according to documents released Tuesday by a civil liberties group.<p>Public records obtained by the ACLU of Northern California show that prison …

Christina Aguilera Hologram Whitney Houston The Voice

Because this is the hell-world we live in now, it's been confirmed that Christina Aguilera will duet with a fucking hologram of Whitney Houston, on <i>The Voice</i>, which XTina serves as a coach.<p>I'm sorry, what?<p>Christina teased something "big" would be happening on the finale of the show on Entertainment …

Uber to offer union representation to New York City drivers | Reuters

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Uber [UBER.UL] will join with the International Association of Machinists to launch an independent guild to represent drivers of the ride-hailing service in New York City, company officials said on Tuesday.<p>An Uber car is seen parked with the driver's lunch left on the dashboard …

Here's Why Bojangles' Stock Is Sizzling Today

Shares of chicken ‘n biscuits chain Bojangles were sizzling Friday, rising nearly 24% after the Southern fast-food company reported its annual …

The World Reacts To LIGO’s Discovery Of Gravitational Waves

From Mark Zuckerberg to Neil deGrasse Tyson<p>On Thursday, the scientists at LIGO announced they’d officially found gravitational waves. This truly is a remarkable discovery, and confirms the final piece of Einstein's general theory of relativity. Read more about the announcement, and what it means …

Let's Talk About Anonymous Versus ISIS

Let’s talk about Anonymous versus the self-identified Islamic State.<p>Last week the former—a dispersed and mercurial hacker outfit—declared “cyberwar” …

You're Right, Hotel Sex IS Better Than Regular Sex. Here's Why.

It's not just in your head (but it is, sort of).<p>If you ever had sex in a hotel room and thought, "Well, that was better than it usually is," you're not the only one.<p>Turns out there are chemical responses that occur in our brains when we have sex in a hotel bed, that don't necessarily happen in our …

What Pushes Us To Work Hard — Even When We Don't Have To?

<i>Part 3 of the</i> TED Radio Hour <i>episode</i> The Meaning Of Work.<p><b>About Dan Ariely's TED Talk</b><p>Behavioral economist Dan Ariely says we work hard not because we have to, but because we want to. He examines the intrinsic values we need to feel motivated to work.<p><b>About Dan Ariely</b><p>Dan Ariely is a professor of …

The Fool-Proof Method For Making Brown Rice Without A Rice Cooker

Perfect every single time.<p>There's no getting around it, brown rice is trickier to cook than white rice. Not only does it take a whole lot longer -- close to 50 minutes -- but the results can be varied. Sometimes it's still a little crunchy. Other times it's totally gummy. And cooking it on the …

NASA spies strange lone 'pyramid' on dwarf planet Ceres

The closer we get to Ceres, the more perplexing the dwarf planet grows. NASA's Dawn spacecraft has found several more bright spots as well as a pyramid-like peak jutting out of the frigid world's surface.<p>The discovery is painting an increasingly complex portrait of one of the biggest "fossils" from …