Jim Parsons, other 'Big Bang' actors top Forbes' best-paid list

September 22, 2016,  has blogged 10974 posts

Jim Parsons appears on “The Big Bang Theory.”  (CBS) “The Big Bang Theory” does a bang-up job of making its stars rich. The CBS comedy claims TV’s four best-paid actors, according to the annual list released Thursday by Forbes . Jim Parsons led with a $25.5 million take between June 2015 and this June, …

Bar Refaeli back in lingerie six weeks post-baby

September 22, 2016,  has blogged 10974 posts

  Bar Refaeli is proud of her post-baby body. On Wednesday, the 31-year-old supermodel shared a sexy lingerie snap leaving everyone in awe of her trim frame. MoM A photo posted by Bar Refaeli (@barrefaeli) on Sep 21, 2016 at 5:25am PDT The Israeli-born stunner, who welcomed her first child with husband Adi Ezra last month, keeps …

Know what a 'baller' is? Wanna be one for clean energy?

September 22, 2016,  has blogged 10974 posts

“How to be a clean energy baller” (Courtesy of U.S. Energy Department) Enlarge Photo Sometimes, even good intentions can’t cover up poor execution. The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) recently launched a campaign to promote clean energy in general, and electric cars specifically. The program’s name, you may ask? It’s entitled, “How to be a …

Nikola's all-electric, all-terrain vehicle packs Tesla-size battery pack

September 22, 2016,  has blogged 10974 posts

Follow Viknesh [% } %] [% }); %] ]]> It’s not quite the electric vehicle we were expecting from Nikola Motor Company but this rough-and-tumble buggy is actually the American startup’s first product. It’s called the Nikola Zero, and it’s a pure electric UTV (Utility Task Vehicle) whose battery has a reasonably-sized capacity of 72 …

2017 Toyota Mirai price stays same, fuel-cell car adds new color

September 22, 2016,  has blogged 10974 posts

]]> The Toyota Mirai hydrogen fuel-cell car will enter its second model year in the U.S. virtually unchanged, including its pricing. The 2017 Mirai continues to be Toyota’s technology halo car, the highest-selling fuel-cell car in the U.S., though it remains limited to certain California regional markets. Its base price remains $58,365, the same as …

2017 Chevy Bolt EV: here's what can go wrong for electric-car pioneer

September 22, 2016,  has blogged 10974 posts

Follow John 2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV, road test, California coastline, Sep 2016 Enlarge Photo The 2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV will be on dealership floors within several weeks, cementing its position as the first affordable 200-mile electric car. It will beat planned 200-mile electric cars from BMW, Nissan, Tesla, Volkswagen, and other makers, and that’s all …

Top House Democrat: No TPP Vote In Lame-Duck Congress

September 21, 2016,  has blogged 10974 posts

SAUL LOEB/Getty Images House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) speaks at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia on July 25. House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) can be added to the growing list of congressional leaders who insist there will not be a vote on the Trans-Pacific Partnership during the session of Congress after the …

Mark Kirk's Campaign Inflated His Military Record. Again.

September 21, 2016,  has blogged 10974 posts

Seth Perlman/ASSOCIATED PRESS Sen. Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) has served honorably in the Navy Reserves for more than two decades, yet he keeps embellishing his record. Why? WASHINGTON ― Sen. Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) has a history of fudging his military record, and two months before the elections, it’s happened again. CNN reported Wednesday that Kirk’s campaign website …

Calm Down, Cuddling With A Kitten Probably Won't Kill You

September 21, 2016,  has blogged 10974 posts

C.O.T/a.collectionRF via Getty Images If there’s one thing the internet loves more than cat videos, it’s scaremongering headlines about how your cat could kill you. This phenomenon was out in full force this week, with headlines like “Cuddling your cute, fuzzy kitten could spell certain doom,” and “Cuddling a kitten could kill you, study finds.” …

The Courthouse Door Is Shut To Immigrant Children Who Need Lawyers

September 21, 2016,  has blogged 10974 posts

Jose Luis Gonzalez / Reuters Children climb on the border fence between Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, and El Paso, Texas, during a bi-national Mass in support of migrants in February. WASHINGTON ― Immigrant children who are alone in their legal battle to stay in the United States can’t even turn to the federal judiciary to ensure they have a …

Why Your Environment Is Working Against You—And How To Fix It

September 21, 2016,  has blogged 10974 posts

Stocksy This article first appeared on QuietRev.com Did you know that the way we dress, our facial expressions, our posture, and the tone of our voice make up 93 percent of what we communicate to others?  Research pioneered by Dr. Albert Mehrabian shows that what we communicate non-verbally can be highly impactful. We are hardwired …

Why the Stars of Speechless Feel a Big Responsibility in Their New Roles

September 21, 2016,  has blogged 10974 posts

Despite the title, no new show this season has more to say than Speechless.  The new ABC sitcom stars Minnie Driver and John Ross Bowie as the parents of a fairly unique family who, as Bowie explains in the video above, “move into a crappy house in a really nice neighborhood in order to be in …

How Brad Pitt Is Handling Angelina Jolie's Surprise Divorce Filing

September 21, 2016,  has blogged 10974 posts

Twenty-four hours later and this Hollywood split continues to bring surprises.  After Angelina Jolie filed for divorce from Brad Pitt Tuesday morning, many fans of the A-list couple—including the one and only George Clooney—were more than a little shocked. But someone especially caught off guard with the filing was Brad himself. E! News has learned that the actor found out …

You're Not an Adult Until You Own These 6 Types of Underwear

September 21, 2016,  has blogged 10974 posts

It’s time you corrected all your common panty-wearing mistakes and really used underwear to your advantage. The skivvies you choose to wear effects your daily and professional life so much more than you know (it’s been proven, you guys). There are six styles in particular—thongs, g-strings, French-cut, boyshorts, bikini and briefs—your drawers should be stocked with at …

Lindsay Lohan Makes Abuse Claims Against Ex-Boyfriend Egor Tarabasov: ''I Feared He May Splash Acid in My Face''

September 21, 2016,  has blogged 10974 posts

Lindsay Lohan is making some seriously disturbing claims about her ex-fiancé Egor Tarabasov. The 30-year-old actress sat down with Russian television’s Channel One and explained that she ended her engagement after her relationship took a violent, toxic turn. “I went to bed and he broke into my house. He started strangling me,” she explained. “I feared that Egor …

Kendall Jenner slammed for ballet video shoot

September 21, 2016,  has blogged 10974 posts

  Kendall Jenner’s latest photo shoot isn’t only breathtaking, it’s problematic. The 20-year-old model gave her best impersonation of a ballerina for the glossy pages of Vogue Spain. But many found her technique a bit iffy at best. Spanish Vogue by @miguelreveriego A photo posted by Kendall Jenner (@kendalljenner) on Sep 19, 2016 …

'Avengers,' other celebs star in anti-Trump ad

September 21, 2016,  has blogged 10974 posts

Actress Scarlett Johansson arrives at the 2010 MTV Movie Awards in Los Angeles, June 6, 2010. REUTERS/Danny Moloshok (UNITED STATES – Tags: ENTERTAINMENT) – RTR2EUB6  (Reuters) Some stars of “The Avengers” and other top Hollywood celebs teamed up for a three-minute anti-Donald Trump video that encourages Americans to vote on Election Day. The …

'Forever Country' music video stars nearly everyone in country music

September 21, 2016,  has blogged 10974 posts

Some of the biggest and most important acts in country music history joined together to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the CMA Awards in 2016, filming a spectacular video for “Forever Country.” The song features 30 artists from across generations of country music, coming together under the direction of CMA winner and board …