Fyk tried to think of ways to make a lot of money quickly. His jail story was so strange, he felt it might make for a compelling book. But he wasn’t an established writer, and he knew the only way to sell a book would be to build a following.
When you meet CG you’ll notice he carries a very humble demeanor, but when he touches the turntables the alter ego comes out!
Back in 1859, the media portrayed chess in a similar way that it portrays the violent video games of today: a bad influence on children. The insight comes from a book titled Bad For You: Exposing the War on Fun.
With a one-way trip taking around two days to complete, the train would maintain an average speed of 220 miles per hour during the journey, and require over 8,000 miles of track.
The whole night was curated by AMX & The Good Life, one of Austins finest Underground Monthly Hip-hop events.
And indeed, use of the word “ghetto” in print has been declining since the early ’70s. But slang variants have been rising in popularity since before the turn of the millennium.
I know… I know… For a lot of our readers, the thought of saving money when you’re living paycheck to paycheck is a joke.
This is the story of Jerome Jacobson, the man who cheated at McDonalds Monopoly to a tune of $20 million.
It could just be a coincidence that Americans are birthing fewer babies at the same time as they’re buying a lot more little dogs. But there’s pretty good reason to believe it isn’t, Damian Shore, an analyst at market-research firm Euromonitor, told Quartz. “There’s definitely some replacement happening there,” he said.
UPS engineers found that left-hand turns were a major drag on efficiency. Turning against traffic resulted in long waits in left-hand turn lanes that wasted time and fuel, and it also led to a disproportionate number of accidents.