The ColumbianApple Watch: How not to be a jerk wearing oneThe ColumbianIf you are, keep one thing in mind: If you're not careful, it could turn you into a rude jerk. Apple wants the Watch to make you more present and to free you from the supposed tyranny of your iPhone, but what the Watch does is bring another screen into ...Apple Watch: Things iPhone u […]
Mother JonesWhy the Euro Is a Selfish JerkMother JonesWhile Kevin Drum is focused on getting better, we've invited some of the remarkable writers and thinkers who have traded links and ideas with him from Blogosphere 1.0 through today to pitch in posts and keep the conversation going. Here's a ...
MedCity NewsAthenahealth's Bush: Interoperability is 'prophylaxis against being a jerk'MedCity NewsThe health IT landscape is shifting fast, pushed this month by a government report chastising EHR vendors for “information blocking,” proposed modifications to Stage 2 Meaningful Use regulations and the subsequent backlash against the planned wea […]
blogs.hbr.org (blog)What Research Shows About Talking Back to a Jerk Bossblogs.hbr.org (blog)We've all suffered incompetent or unpleasant bosses. But if yours is outright abusive, what should you do? Our pages include plenty of advice on coping with a bad boss, and none of it suggests being a bad employee in return. So we were intrigued to see ...
Jamaica ObserverTim's JerkJamaica ObserverTim's Jerk (885-1488), located in Williamsfield at the old roundabout, is a real jerk stop. Operated by Tim and his wife Miss Milly for many years, it is one of the parish of Manchester's best-kept secrets which I myself only discovered recently, from ...and more »
Slate Magazine (blog)Is Rand Paul Sexist or Just a Jerk?Slate Magazine (blog)It's a sign of feminist progress that a major politician thinks it's worse to be perceived as sexist than as an imperious jerk who thinks that reporters should be stenographers. But is it really true that Paul gets equally fussy with every reporter who ...and more »
Genetic Literacy ProjectWhat's behind knee jerk concerns about glyphosate, GMOs?Genetic Literacy ProjectThe world's most commonly sprayed herbicide—glyphosate—is currently trapped in a familiar media cycle. The cycle goes something like this: 1) a report delivers bad news—the International Agency for Research on Cancer recently classified glyphosat […]
Yahoo TravelHow Not to Be a Jerk While Swimming With Manatees in FloridaYahoo TravelTo ensure the safety of the animals and keep the springs open to future visitors, follow these six tips to avoid acting like a jerk when you swim with manatees. Practice “passive observation”. How Not to Be a Jerk While Swimming With Manatees in Florida.and more »
The Frisky#Problematic: Patton Oswalt Is A Jerk, Madonna Swallows Drake & Gwyneth ...The FriskyHow's it hanging, guys? “Game of Thrones,” a show that I have never seen past the opening credits of episode one, is back. I am told this has made everyone really fucking happy. I am told it's got some badass female characters. I'm told that ther […]
Brutally honest blog post about 'jerk' dog wins Humane Society social media awardSan Jose Mercury NewsHowever, thanks to some candid marketing and an accepting family, "Eddie the Terrible" has a new home and the Humane Society of Silicon Valley earned an award for its social media campaign. "Actually he's kind of a jerk. But he […]