J Boyle

285 Flips | 1 Magazine | 2 Likes | 5 Followers | @JBoyle2014 | Keep up with J Boyle 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 “J Boyle”

Everything Is Stupid - Trendy Chicken Coops for the Rich - The Daily Show with Trevor Noah (Video Clip)

http://www.cc.com/video-clips/uptm14/the-daily-show-with-trevor-noah-everything-is-stupid---trendy-chicken-coops-for-the-rich<p>Comedy Central<p>Ronny …

Comedy

This Amazing 8-Year-Old Girl Is Being Called a “Drumming Prodigy”

Artists of all ages can share their work with the world thanks to social media. Through platforms like Facebook, Instagram, and YouTube, creatives young and old are able to find fame, whether a preteen painter, a technologically talented grandma, or an 8-year-old “drumming prodigy” like Yoyoka Soma.<p>…

Drums

Here’s how to use AirDrop—so you can stop using email to send files

Though it’s been around for the better part of a decade, AirDrop isn’t a feature many Apple users are aware of. Those who have heard of it probably …

A Landmark Study on the Origins of Alcoholism

By studying rats in a smarter way, scientists are finally learning something useful about why some drinkers become addicted and others don’t.<p>For Markus Heilig, the years of dead ends were starting to grate.<p>A seasoned psychiatrist, Heilig joined the National Institutes of Health in 2004 with grand …

Neuroscience

Can Trump pardon his way out of the Mueller probe? This law professor says no.

This forgotten line in the Constitution might prevent Trump from abusing his pardon power.<p>There are plenty of reasons to think President Donald Trump might try to pardon his way out of special counsel Robert Mueller’s crosshairs.<p>In March, the New York Times reported that a lawyer for Trump …

I-95 Diagnosed With Highway Cancer

NEW HAVEN, CT—Road oncologists at Yale-New Haven Hospital held a press conference Tuesday to announce that Interstate 95, the main conduit running …

How To Switch Bluetooth Devices in the iOS 11 Control Center

- Mar 13, 2018<p>If you’re like me, you have multiple bluetooth devices paired to your iPhone and iPad. (I have multiple Apple TVs, my AirPods, and …

10 gorgeous Bluetooth speakers that double as decor

A Bluetooth speaker is an essential home staple now — just like your refrigerator or TV. The thing is, the market is <i>way</i> oversaturated with boring, …

Hospital may lose Medicare contract after 5 newborns injured in intensive care

<b>MADISON, Wis.</b> -- A federal investigation into troubling evidence of unexplained injuries to newborn babies in a Wisconsin hospital could lead to …

Essential California: How homelessness became an intractable crisis

Good morning, and welcome to a special <b>Sunday edition of the Essential California</b> newsletter.<p>Over the last several days, rain offered the Southland a respite from the dry winter the region had been experiencing. But it's worth taking a moment to reflect on the 58,000 people in Los Angeles County who …

Why The U.S. Electoral System Will Keep Giving Us Unpopular Presidents

Lawrence Lessig, the Harvard professor and political activist, is leading a legal effort to compel states to distribute their electoral votes proportionally.<p>Harvard law professor and political activist Lawrence Lessig briefly ran for president in 2015, but his campaign was more of an effort to …

What I Saw Treating the Victims From Parkland Should Change the Debate on Guns

They weren’t the first mass-shooting victims the Florida radiologist saw—but their wounds were radically different.<p>As I opened the CT scan last week to read the next case, I was baffled. The history simply read “gunshot wound.” I have been a radiologist in one of the busiest trauma centers in the …

Guns

14 Math Equations that Explain the Trump Administration

History of Old Milwaukee

Paul Ryan and Devin Nunes Are Betraying the Constitution in the Service of Donald Trump

John NicholsThe Speaker of the House has abandoned his duty to defend the authority of the House in order to serve as an agent of the president.The …

How to Use Safari's Private Browsing Mode and Delete Your Browsing History in iOS 11

This article explains how to use Safari's Private Browsing mode, which prevents your browsing history from being logged on your Apple devices. It's a useful feature if you're buying gifts online for friends or family, for instance, and you don't want anyone with access to your devices to find out …

United States

POLITICAL RIGHTS: 33 / 40 (−3)<p>A. ELECTORAL PROCESS: 10 / 12 (−1)<p><b>A1. Was the current head of government or other chief national authority elected</b> …

How a man's first-ever tweet, about Obama's respect, proved more popular than Trump's bluster

By Avi Selk<p>, Reporter<p>Donald Trump sent the 2,559th tweet of his presidency on Saturday. Like many before, it was combative and vague and quite popular.<p>“So much Fake News is being reported,” Trump wrote — perhaps referring to reports that he had complained of immigrants from “shithole countries,” or …

Donald Trump

Let’s wrench power back from the billionaires | Bernie Sanders

If we stand together against powerful special interests we can eliminate poverty, increase life expectancy and tackle climate change<p>Here is where we are as a planet in 2018: after all of the wars, revolutions and international summits of the past 100 years, we live in a world where a tiny handful …

Bernie Sanders

Here Are The 20 Netflix Documentaries That Are Definitely Worth Your Time To Watch

Say goodbye to aimless browsing this weekend.<p><i>This post was translated from Spanish.</i>

Do You Really Know What Bitcoin Is?

<i>What to know about the crypto-craze before it implodes.</i><p>Maybe it was those stories you heard — Lamborghinis and second mortgages, fortunes made and …

Bitcoin

AGS Remains deeply troubled by tax reform bill and its impact on older Americans - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

The American Geriatrics Society (AGS) continues to voice strong opposition to the Tax Cuts and Job Acts, the tax reform bill that could jeopardize …

Reminder: These are the members of Congress who sold you out to ISPs [Update]

FCC Chairman Ajit Pai might be the villain du jour, but it’s important to remember that he didn’t act alone. Below you’ll find a list of all his accomplices and how much they received from telecoms during their last election cycle. Think of it as a handy cheat sheet detailing who not to vote for in …

Amazing Pictures

This family of 5 has been sailing around the world for 9 years

The Gifford family left their home in Washington in 2008 to sail around the world. They have not stopped since. We met up with them in the summer of 2016 in Noank, Connecticut to learn their story and to see how they all live on a 47-foot sailboat.<p>Follow the Giffords on their journey.<p>Special thanks …

Solar Panels

GOP tax cuts and retirees: A no-win?

Much has already been written about the winners and losers under the Republican tax cut bills that are currently winding their way through the House …

The Recurring Topic of Equality by Oliver DeMille

<i>(Note: In the Internet Age, writing short blog posts usually wins the day.<br>“Nobody wants to read more than 1-2 pages,” the experts say. “Less is</i> …

This is the new 'giant sucking sound' you hear. It's changing the economy and disrupting politics

<b>(CNN) —</b> To understand two of the most volatile currents in modern politics, the best place to start is with a fundamental shift in the geography of economic opportunity.<p>Reversing the pervasive urban decline of 20th century's final decades, opportunity is once again flowing into the urban cores of …

Income Inequality

Oh no, Lynnie!

Trevor Noah Lists All The Clinton Scandals That The Trumps Are Now Suspected Of

“I wouldn’t be shocked if we find out they were also wearing pantsuits in secret."<p>Trevor Noah has noted how members of President Donald Trump’s administration are now allegedly doing many of the things they previously criticized Hillary Clinton for doing.<p>“Private emails, working with Goldman Sachs, …

Comedy