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These Are Probably the Seven Best Video Games of 2016 So Far

The year's been okay for new video games so far, right? Right.<p>Why seven? No reason, really, beyond me not wanting to be here all day, telling you about very good video games I have played in the first half of 2016. Obviously, no one person can play all of the games, but I have made a genuine …

Working on Fable destroyed my life, but I don't regret it

An insider's look at what he gave up to create a classic game<p>"It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity, it was the season of Light, it was the season of Darkness, it was …


Oil's recent outperformance can be traced back to one thing

The commodity's seen a nice rally that's approaching six-month highs in light of a weaker US dollar, stronger economic data from China, decreasing non-OPEC production, and a continued rise in demand.<p>Since their February lows, WTI crude has rallied by about 75%, while Brent has rallied by about …


Here's what the Japanese think about World War II

Obama will specifically visit Memorial Park, which commemorates the event; he will be the first sitting American president to do so, although he does not plan to offer any sort of apology.<p>The bombing of Hiroshima killed around 100,000 people; three days later, tens of thousands more were killed …

Political Science


With Xbox One and PlayStation 4, Microsoft and Sony rekindle the war for your TV

The next generation is nearly upon us. Both Microsoft and Sony have revealed their latest gaming / entertainment consoles to the world, setting up yet another high stakes battle for your hard-earned dollars later this year. The Xbox One and PlayStation 4 each represent a major leap over anything …

12 Tragic Rave Fashion Moments From New York's Electric Daisy Carnival

Is it just me or are people looking progressively dumber at these things?

Electric Daisy Carnival

The Wait Is Over: You Can Finally Brew Coffee in a Mason Jar with the Portland Press

You couldn't make it up: a <b>Portland</b>, Oregon-based design duo just launched a <b>crowdfunding</b> campaign to launch a <b>mason jar</b>-based product, designed …

From Spritzers to Sodas: 10 Non-Alcoholic, Warm-Weather Beverages

On warm weekend afternoons you'll often me in the backyard, gardening, reading or catching up with friends on the phone. Because it feels just a bit …

Hilarious Disney STAR WARS Fan Parody Mashup Film