Rachel Marie Plockmeyer

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6 Rental Updates that Won't Break Your Lease or Piss Off Your Landlord --> http://on.apttherapy.com/rXoaZI I’ve started to refresh my apartment in ways that are mostly on the cheap and won't challenge my lease agreement, and thought I'd share them here.

10. Appeal Across The Board

Ah, Doctor Who. We can forgive the BBC€™s obsession with sports and soaps as long as this staple of our Saturday evenings continues to entertain …

Green Wing’s Julian Rhind-Tutt linked to Doctor Who role

Could Julian Rhind-Tutt be the new Doctor? The Green Wing star is the latest actor rumoured to be in the running for Doctor Who’s top job.<p>The …

And what do you do Doctor Who?

<b>Doctor Who</b> will get the royal seal of approval on Wednesday when the BBC's Cardiff studios are visited by the Prince of Wales and the Duchess of …

Steven Moffat may have some big surprises in store, but so far it seems Doctor Who€™s fiftieth birthday will heavily weigh towards the extreme poles …

You Can Now Enjoy Cole Sprouse In Comics Form Thanks To Riverdale

Comics<p>Comic Book News, Reviews, Previews, and Commentary. Get info on well-known characters and comic movies for real comic book fans.<p>Comics<p>An …

Original Doctor Who theme song slowed into 20 minutes of alien music

Aneurin Barnard wants Doctor Who role

The White Queen star Aneurin Barnard says he would like to take on the role of Doctor Who.<p>The lead part in the hit sci-fi drama is up for grabs after …

The reveal of what made Clara the Impossible Girl, in the Name of the Doctor, was a pretty damn cool one €“ she leaps into the dead Doctor€™s …

Do Libertarians Have an Obligation to Not Aggressively Pursue Government Carve-outs?

The Washington <i>Examiner</i>'s Tim Carney takes up the question at the <i>Atlantic</i>, and I think you'll find his conclusions quite fascinating.<p>Voters despise …

You Say You Are a Libertarian, But Do You Know What That Means?

I’m Libertarian, but one of the problems with being a Libertarian is that the word is used by so many people to mean so many different things that …

Libertarianism

Episode 286: Libertarian Summer Camp

On today's Planet Money, we travel to a place where people are trying to live without government interference. A place where you can use bits of silver to buy uninspected bacon. A place where a 9-year-old will sell you alcohol.<p>It's the 2011 Porcupine Freedom Festival, known to its friends as …

10. Ron Swanson €“ Parks and Recreation

Libertarianism is an ideology that holds individual freedom as its highest virtue, and asserts, basically, that a person ought to be free to live …

Libertarianism

Fire DNI James Clapper: He lied to Congress about NSA surveillance.

If President Obama really does welcome a debate about the scope of the U.S. surveillance program, a good first step would be to fire Director of …

Thumb Your Nose at the NSA With Raspberry Pi

The NSA is watching you. But you can get around the agency's prying eyes with Tor and a Raspberry Pi.<p>Adafruit has created a handy how-to to help you …

The real concern: why are so many US government documents classified?

Senators Mark Udall and Ron Wyden are upset about something, they just can't say what. In a letter sent to the National Security Agency this week …

President Obama Puts Politics Above the Rule of Law

Fidelity to the rule of law is the centerpiece of a free society. It means that no one is beneath the protection of the law and no one is absolved of …

Pink Floyd: Pandora's Internet radio royalty ripoff

Internet radio companies are trying to trick artists into supporting their own pay cut.<p>Great music can inspire deep emotions, and businesses have long sought to harness this power in order to make money. Nothing wrong with that – everyone deserves to make a living – but too often it leads to less …

This Drone Test Changes Everything About Unmanned Aerial Warfare

Today, off the coast of Virginia on the USS George H.W. Bush, the U.S. Navy successfully landed an X-47B drone aboard an aircraft carrier for the first time.<p>"It isn't very often you get a glimpse of the future," Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus said in an official Navy release.<p>The landing of the …

Drones

If Marijuana Is Legalized, Who Will Start Using More of It?

Considerations for the debate about age and pot.<p>Ethan Nadelmann, the founder and executive director of the Drug Policy Alliance, doesn't think kids and teens are going to start using marijuana more frequently if the drug is fully legalized across the country. The reason is simple: They can already …

Edward Snowden's Leaks May Actually Strengthen U.S.-China Relations

With the issue of cyber-snooping out in the open, Beijing and Washington are now on a more equal footing.<p>The reason why both Americans and Chinese have become so nostalgic for the great Nixon/Kissinger-Mao Zedong/Zhou Enlai breakthrough in 1972 is because that was the last time that Sino-U.S. …

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'Skyfall' director Sam Mendes returning for next Bond film

James Bond has bounced between different directors for his last six pictures — but that's set to change when <i>Skyfall</i> director Sam Mendes returns for the secret agent's next film. Sony Pictures and MGM have just announced that he'll be directing Daniel Craig for Bond's 24th picture, which is …