What our gambling problem is really costing us
I’ve never stolen anything to raise gambling funds. I’ve never been kicked out of ... and fifteen thousand adults. Spend any time in Las Vegas and it’s easy to conclude that those numbers, if anything, are an understatement. The number of pawn ...
What is Spurs' Kawhi Leonard worth?
(Note — win shares are defined by Basketball Reference as an estimate of the number ... seasons than Leonard. Fifteen received max extensions, and Detroit center Greg Monroe could very well make it 16 this summer. Of those previous 15, only one ...
Will Anyone Ever Abandon Another Browser for IE 8?
According to StatCounter, IE has lost 11.4 percentage points to Firefox and ... Much of Microsoft’s marketing for IE 8 seems to target IE 7 and IE 7 users, such as this list of the top eight reasons to download the browser. But it also addresses people ...
America's Political Apathy: Legitimately aPathetic
We have entered an era of unprecedented political apathy in ... only 20.8 percent of eligible youth voters cast a ballot, as opposed to 40.8 percent of those voters over the age of 30 (to say nothing of the embarrassment of the number that is 40.8 percent).
Referendum on the $15 Minimum Wage Will Not Go to the Ballot This Year
City of Seattle This landmark $15 minimum wage bill will not be subject ... (So far, the validation rate is about 76 percent.) A second referendum campaign on the minimum wage separately turned in 568 signatures, all of which have been reviewed and 456 ...