Pat Stevens

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My personal Fox News nightmare: Inside a month of self-induced torture

I’m a card-carrying member of the ACLU. Here’s what happened when I watched 3 hours of Fox every day for a month<p>One October evening, in the midst of the 2013 government shutdown, I watched Bill O’Reilly work himself into something of a state. He sat at his desk, his hands palms upward, fingers …

376 of the best one-liners on the internet

<b>One one-liner a day keeps the doctor away…so, here is a shortlist of the best one-liners you can find on the internet today. Have fun!</b><p>1. I asked God for a bike, but I know God doesn’t work that way. So I stole a bike and asked for forgiveness.<p>2. Do not argue with an idiot. He will drag you down to …

How Did Mars Die? NASA's Newest Spacecraft Aims to Find Out

MAVEN will try to decipher the history of Mars' atmosphere and how it was lost.<p>CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — In their infancy, maybe even into their adolescence, Earth and Mars were more alike than they were different. Each rocky world was pockmarked by volcanoes, and waterways carved both surfaces. …

DIY a Skinny Tie Out of Any Fabric!

Whether you want to match your groomsmen’s ties to your bridesmaids’ dresses or you just want to make your beau a few new ties to enrich his wardrobe, this quick sewing project is one worth trying out.<p>WHAT YOU’LL NEED<p>Read More<p>vintage skinny tie<br>• Fabrics<br>• Sewing Machine<br>• sewing pins<br>• iron<br>• scissors<p><b>Ready to</b> …

New Google Maps for mobile adds browsing feature Explore, loses Latitude

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Google has been working away on a facelift for its eight-year-old mega-product Google Maps, as the company hinted at during …

The Airstream: Secrets of America's Silver RV

The retro styling of the Airstream is as appealing today as it was back in the 1930s. In the book Airstream: The Silver RV, available Aug. 13, author and PopMech alum Tara Cox celebrates this iconic travel trailer with some curious and little-known facts.<p>The retro styling of the Airstream is as …

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McDonald's Pa. Franchisee Backs Down on Debit-Card Only Payroll

McDonald's will give workers more payment options after a former employee sued a franchise owner saying she was required to receive her wages through …

Facebook Launches Rainbow Emoticon In Honor Of Gay Pride

Social media celebration in wake of the historic gay Supreme Court rulings yesterday has been huge. Anyone on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, or any of the other social media sites has no doubt been bombarded by posts about gay pride in the last 24 hours.<p>Facebook has now made showing your pride even …

Meet Tomfoolery, The Company Trying To Make Work Awesome

As technology further blurs work and life, how can we make sure the software we use for work is cool but not creepy? A company called Tomfoolery is trying to find out.<p>“This is our office.”<p>Kakul Srivastava gestures to her iPhone 5 as she describes the current setup of her startup, Tomfoolery. The …

RIP Google Reader — and all other now-dead Google projects (infographic)

Google Reader is dead. Long live Google Reader.<p>Google Reader dies this weekend, but it’s just the latest in a long list of Google products that have met their ignominious end on Google CEO Larry Page’s chopping block.<p>Reader, iGoogle, Google Talk, Google Health, Knol, Picnik, Buzz, Aardvark, …