John Lacin

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Eric Garner and the NYPD's History of Deadly Chokeholds

The context for another officer-involved homicide<p>When Daniel Pantaleo put Eric Garner in the chokehold that killed him, the policeman should've known he was risking a man's life. Nearly 30 years ago, the New York Police Department, or NYPD, declared that "choke holds, which are potentially lethal …

Inside a Rustic Modern Kitchen

A warm, welcoming place.<p>Tactile materials and architectural details create a warm, welcoming sense of place in this handsome kitchen by designer Patrick Sutton.

Inside The World’s Best Tall Buildings

The best skyscrapers today don’t defy nature, they embrace it.<p>When skyscrapers first appeared in the U.S. in the late 1800s, they were the antithesis of the natural world–consummate manmade achievements. These days, they’re still monumental feats of engineering, but nature is beginning to creep …

Skyscrapers

Gwyneth Paltrow, Britney Spears, and Chris Pratt Read the Meanest 'Mean Tweets'

Happiest of Fridays! Today brings a fresh round of "Celebrities Read Mean Tweets," and, in our humble opinion, this latest installment of our favorite <i>Jimmy Kimmel Live</i> series is the funniest yet (and if you're avid fans like we are, you know that's saying a <i>lot</i>). But how could it <i>not</i> be purely …

'Pirates of the Caribbean 5' Snags Brenton Thwaites, Possibly Javier Bardem

Just like Jack Sparrow's liver, the "Pirates of the Caribbean" franchise takes a licking and keeps on ticking. The cast is slowly coming together for the fifth movie in the series, and its latest addition seems to be Brenton Thwaites. The young Aussie actor ("The Giver," "Maleficent," the upcoming …

Diddy's DeLeon Tequila Takes Aim At Patron

Earlier this month, Sean “Diddy” Combs stirred up some controversy by declaring a premature funeral–for Patrón tequila–or, as he calls it, “Mr. Pat Ron.”<p>That didn’t sit well with the brand’s brass. “Yes, we’ve seen some of his comments,” one Patrón rep scoffed. “But quite honestly we prefer to …

Newswire: Tina Fey’s Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt moves to Netflix

So this is probably a first: Netflix has picked up Tina Fey’s new sitcom <i>Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt</i> before it has even had a chance to get canceled. …

'Our supporters should stay at home' - Besiktas boss Bilic prepared for more fan trouble in Belgrade

COMMENT: All eyes will be on the behaviour of Partizan fans on Thursday after a series of despicable incidents at their stadium in recent weeks<p>By Peter McVitie<p>On any given matchday, particularly a European one, the atmosphere at Partizan Stadium – home to Partizan Belgrade - will be incredibly …

Nike Air Max Patent Croc Pack

Nike has unveiled the Air Max Patent Croc Pack for women. Consisting of two female runners<p>Nike has unveiled the Air Max Patent Croc Pack for women. Consisting of two female runners featuring a black on black finish over Nike’s famous Air Max and Air Max 90 silhouettes, the pack boasts patent …

Nike Air Max 95 – Cool Grey/Obsidian

Author:<p>Patrick<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>169<p>169<p>SHARES<p>The Nike Air Max 95 has always been considered to be at the pinnacle of sneaker design and one …

Nike Air Max 90 Premium Black/Metallic Silver

Following the release of the Halloween edition a couple of days ago, Nike is back with yet another<p>Following the release of the Halloween edition a couple of days ago, Nike is back with yet another colorway for its iconic Air Max 90 silhouette. This time around the shoe gets another all-over black …