Brian Elliott

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A peek inside my playground

Yesterday after I mentioned that I like to play around with camera apps on my phone some of you asked which ones were my favorites and if I had any …

Abandoned stadiums around the world

Like the teams they’re built for, stadiums are a great source of pride for cities. Still, razing them to build more modern facilities or abandoning …

Sport picture of the day: farewell from Sir Alex Ferguson

WTCC Hilarity

More from the WTCC race yesterday. The first 60 seconds with driver interviews and ball busting is hilarious. Yeah, the whole NASCAR looking lineup …

Microsoft blues

IT IS always fun to watch the mighty fall. It is even better when they try to break their fall with corporate waffle. This week Microsoft said it was …

General Electric

Where not to be a mother

THE most dangerous day of a child’s life is the day it enters the world—irrespective of where it is born. More than a million children a year die on …

Do it by the book

Answers to almost all the world’s problems can be found on Broadway<p>MUSICALS are big business. Andrew Lloyd Webber’s “Phantom of the Opera” has …

South Park

Why is youth unemployment so high?

YOUTH unemployment is blighting a whole generation of youngsters. The International Labour Organisation estimates there are 75m 15-to-24-year-olds …

#Soren Kierkegaard

KIM KIERKEGAARDASHIAN, who tweets as @kimkierkegaard, is Twitter at its wittiest, a marriage between an icon of contemporary American culture and the …

Thinner porridge

“DECENT but austere” was Michael Howard’s mantra for prisons in the 1990s. Mr Howard, then the Conservative home secretary, introduced a system of …

Crime

Why are Indian women being attacked on social media?

Sagarika Ghose has stopped giving her views on Twitter<p><b>What does a top woman journalist do when she is threatened regularly with gang rape and stripping on Twitter?</b><p>And what about when her teenage daughter's name and details of her class and school are tweeted too?<p>"It was very disturbing. I didn't …

27 common scams to avoid

You can lock your doors against burglars, but making sure you don't fall victim to a scam – even in the safety of your own home – is much less …

Why TAG Heuer is The Gearhead Watch Brand

TAG Heuer is the quintessential gearheads’s watch. Not the Rolex Daytona, Hublot F1 King Power, or IWC Ingenieur (as IWC’s marketing department would …

Nothing But Nik: Gyeongbokgung Palace

I posted the edited version of the shot below on 500px and sent it to a few friends. Shortly thereafter I got several requests asking me how I …

Wil Anderson Interview

The Digital Public Library of America Has Arrived

The Digital Public Library of America has just launched and can be found at the annoyingly unconventional URL http://dp.la. That’s the only criticism …

Off-Road Gods Punish Range Rover Sport Testing On The Nurburgring

Everything seems to be tested at the Nurburgring these days, even Rolls Royces and Range Rovers. Welp, a 2014 Range Rover Sport development mule was …

Why Does The Wind Hate These Dutch Cyclists So Much?

Watching videos of people struggling in strong winds is always perversely entertaining. I think it's because the watcher can't sense the wind, but …

Hang on, my love, and grow big and strong

It took nine months for Iggy Pop to reply to then-21-year-old Laurence's fan letter, but really the timing couldn't have been more perfect as on the …

7 Habits of Highly Effective Ed-Tech Leaders [#Infographic]

Few business books will match the critical success of self-help guru Dr. Stephen Covey’s influential <i>7 Habits of Highly Effective People</i>.<p>Former …

You are not Mr Gove’s audience

I’m a big fan of paying attention to what people and organisations <i>actually</i> do rather than what they <i>say</i> they’re doing.<p>Let’s take Michael Gove as a for …

Naked ambition

ULTRA-LIBERAL Iceland wants to ban online pornography. It is just the latest step in its attempts to eliminate the sex industry entirely. In 2009 it …

Los Angeles

The Hero in the Cowboy Hat: Carlos Arredondo's Story, by Eugene Richards

Carlos Arredondo grieves for his oldest son, who was killed in 2004 during the Iraq war, at his home in Roslindale, Mass<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Eugene Richards<p>1 …