Shaun Stewart

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Hey, CIA, #betterciatweets are pretty good

John Oliver recently called on viewers to showcase their #betterciatweets on Twitter, saying the Central Intelligence Agency could use a lesson on being more "honest" with its jokes.<p>The CIA launched its official Twitter account, which has 732,000 followers, in June with a witty first post: "We can …

Finally, a smart watch for grown-ups

Much of the tech press salivates over glowing wrist computers, while millions of fitness enthusiasts relish the current crop of fitness trackers. Withings Activité is a new wristwatch that stands stylishly at the crossroads of chic and fit.<p>By hiding its tracking tech inside what looks like a …

Frat Bro Issues a Damn Good Apology for Rapey 'Rapebait' Email

Last week, a gross, rapey email sent to the entirety Georgia Tech's Phi Kappa Tau fraternity by the house's social chair went viral. Rightfully so; …

Here's Your Open Thread for KPMG Compensation Discussions (2013)

<i>UPDATE: Hopefully by putting this post front and center, this will eliminate any confusion. But try to use your inside voices. Some of us are trying</i> …

Why Your Team Sucks 2013: Seattle Seahawks

<i>Some people are fans of the Seattle Seahawks. But many, many more people are NOT fans of the Seattle Seahawks. This 2013 Deadspin NFL team preview is</i> …

Seattle Seahawks

Michigan State Coaches And Players Fall For Mannequin Prank

The cruelest part of dressing a student up as a statue then having him surprise unsuspecting coaches and players is doing it at 6:30 a.m., as …

Pranks

36 Cheap American Beers, Ranked

I realize you're going to spend Independence Day happily drinking whatever cold beer you're served, because you're polite and you're an alcoholic. …

Beer

How To Make Kebabs, Because You Like To Stab Things And Play With Fire

You dusted off your crummy charcoal grill way back in April, and by now, through all the contrived family gatherings that are really just flimsy …

BBQ

Compare CEO salary pay, total compensation and company performance for Northwest companies in 2012 | Business & Technology

CEO PAY2012<p>2012 compensation for CEOs in the 123 companies headquartered in Washington, Oregon or Idaho that were publicly traded on a major exchange …

KPMG Is Going To Like the Way You (Interns) Look

Not only is KPMG trying to help their interns dress better at this year's National Intern Training in Orlando, they've got to brag about it on …

Now Mike Florio Is Getting In Twitter Fights With NFL Mascots

Resident NBC/ProFootballTalk moron and supposed NFL maven Mike Florio took his lifelong itinerary of bad decisions to a new level last night, getting …

NFL

Atlanta Sports Radio Hosts Fired for Mocking Former Saints Player Steve Gleason

Three Atlanta-area radio hosts have been fired after mocking former New Orleans Saints safety Steve Gleason in one of their on-air segments. Gleason is currently retired and battling amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, better known as ALS or Lou Gehrig's Disease.<p>Rick Mack, the senior vice president and …

Football (U.S.)

Read Roger Goodell's Letter To Congress Defending The Redskins Name

Last month, 10 members of Congress publicly called on Roger Goodell to change the name of the Redskins. Now, Goodell responds, in a letter calling …

Native Americans

Four Seattle food trucks named 'Best Food Trucks in America'

Oh boy, our neighbors in Portland are gonna be mad when they see the 2013 “Best Food Trucks in America” list. Seattle has a food truck ranked in the …

The 3 Best Ways for the New England Patriots to Utilize Tim Tebow

After an unproductive season with the New York Jets that ended in his release from the team, free-agent quarterback Tim Tebow signed with the New England Patriots on Tuesday, according to ESPN.<p>With two-time NFL MVP Tom Brady secure in his position as the starting quarterback, the Patriots will have …

NFL

2013 College football countdown | No. 93: Washington State

USA TODAY Sports' Paul Myerberg counts down to the start of the college football season team by team from No. 125 to No. 1.<p>Washington State's current run of incompetence is reaching historic proportions. The Cougars have lost at least eight games in each of the past five seasons, a stretch spanning …

How to find a good hotel in Europe

A major expense of any European vacation is the cost of accommodations. No matter where you go--whether a bustling city like Madrid or a mid-sized destination like Sevilla--the neighborhood and hotel you choose help shape your experience. But you don't have to spend a fortune to find a nice, …

Charles Barkley on 'Skip Bayless, the idiot'

LeBron James went for 32 points, eight rebounds and four assists, but Charles Barkley had the finest performance of Game 7 on Monday.<p>Here’s video of two SICK BURNS in particular.<p>Burn victim No. 1: Skip Bayless, pregame<p><i>“Skip Bayless, the idiot, he’s gonna find a way to blame LeBron.”</i><p>Burn victim No. …

5 Still Unsigned Free Agents Seattle Seahawks Should Contact

The Seattle Seahawks may be done shopping in the free-agent market this year. Then again, there is always room for improvement and sometimes it helps to get a veteran.<p>As the Seahawks get closer to training camp, it will be time to see if the rookies and non-roster invitees can earn jobs and make a …

Football (U.S.)

Tim Tebow Is to Football What Michael Jordan Was to Baseball

It might seem like blasphemy to draw similarities between the basketball icon Michael Jordan and the professional football washout Tim Tebow, but in the light of a baseball diamond, the comparison helps illuminate Tebow's present—and perhaps his future.<p>There are, of course, striking differences …

Baseball

Great Headphones for Travel

If you're about to take a trip, be it on a plane, train, or automobile, a great set of headphones can help make the journey more enjoyable. A great …

10 great places to discover these cities' secrets

In a world of GPS and Google Earth, cities can still hold secrets. As author <b>Moses Gates</b> reveals in his book, <i>Hidden Cities: Travels to the Secret Corners of the World's Great Metropolises</i> (Penguin), even population centers have unexplored corners. "They are places you know of but you thought of as …

10 best neighborhoods that tourists haven't found yet

You've got a little time to kill in the city you're visiting, and you're feeling adventurous. But you'd rather not go to the trendy neighborhood that everyone says is the must-do. After all, once all the tourists know about it, how authentic can it be?<p>Here's an intriguing alternative: the 10Best …

Destinations to Watch in 2013

Here’s a great New Year’s resolution: Travel more. We’ve looked into the 2013 crystal ball and found destinations to dazzle in the year ahead. Find …

Michael Bublé sings with a cappella group in NYC subway

“I feel like a real New Yorker now,” said the singer<p>Three-time Grammy Award winning Canadian singer-songwriter Michael Bublé made an appearance at New York City's W. 67th Street subway stop today for an "impromptu" a capella performance of "Who's Lovin' You," off his new album "To Be Loved." …

An Interview with Shaun Hill, Brewmaster at Hill Farmstead, the “Best Brewery in the World”

In January of this year, Hill Farmstead was dubbed Best Brewery in the World by RateBeer.com—the world’s most comprehensive beer-review-and-rating Web site—just two years after being awarded the title New Brewer of the Year. In February, I sat down with its head brewer/founder/etc., Shaun E. Hill, …

Seattle Seahawks 2013 Draft: Aggregating Report Card Grades from Around the Web

The Seattle Seahawks have completed another NFL draft. Yet again, they have made a few selections that were not necessarily expected. Needs were addressed, though perhaps not in the order that was predicted.<p>Of course, John Schneider and Pete Carroll have put together a winner over the last few …

Football (U.S.)

Big Pic: There's A Penis Drawing On Mars, You Guys

Commence giggling<p>We did it, everyone! A space program decades in the making has culminated with this: a penis on the surface of Mars.<p>An intrepid Reddit user spotted the suggestive tracks made by the Opportunity rover, and the photo's actually on NASA's official site. The drawing was <i>probably</i> not …

iPhone Super-Hacker Comex, Let Go From Apple, Goes To Work For Google

If Apple couldn’t appreciate one of the most talented hackers to ever touch its products, perhaps its biggest competitor can.<p>Nicholas Allegra, a.k.a. Comex, who rose to fame as the 19-year-old creator of the JailbreakMe hacking tools for iPhone and iPad before being hired by Apple, has found a new …