Hippopotomonstrosesquippedaliophobia : The Fear of Long Words
As strange as it may sound, the phobia of long words is real. There is N number of phobias that exist. We just don't know about them because they haven't been given any name yet.
Antonio Adolfo - 'Jobim Forever'
This fine collection of new arrangements of 1960s Antonio Carlos Jobim tunes has been my motoring companion of choice for several weeks, and a very likeable one it is too.
Oversight Agency Probes Santa Clara County Sheriff Over an Internal Investigation That was Shut Down | KQED
Santa Clara County Counsel James Williams wrote in a Feb. 10, 2020 memo to the Board that a jury could find that the sheriff essentially signed off on unconstitutional conduct by a jail supervisor at the scene of Hogan's injuries.
British Airways found to have harassed former RAF serviceman with PTSD
British Airways harassed a former RAF serviceman with PTSD who it disciplined for missing work as he tried to save his daughter's life, an employment tribunal has found.
Writer Maggie Nelson Asks What It Means To Feel Free
On Freedom: Four Songs of Care and Constraint, by Maggie Nelson Graywolf Press "Can you think of a more depleted, imprecise, or weaponized word?"
South Australian MP Sam Duluk a 'drunken pest' but not guilty of assault - magistrate
The South Australian MP Sam Duluk "behaved like a drunken pest" but has been acquitted of assault after allegedly slapping a fellow MP on the bottom at a parliament house Christmas party.
Letters to sports: Dodgers should not get free pass in Trevor Bauer saga
Whatever becomes of this sad Trevor Bauer story, no one should be giving the Dodgers a free pass through all of this.
The gray revolution: Fundraising within the older adult space
The technology industry is often thought of as being the domain of the young and the new.
The Ivy Asia's Racist Video Fits the London Restaurant's Reductive Stereotyping
Caprice Holdings's Ivy Asia was roundly criticised this weekend after it released a promotional video replete with racist stereotypes and reductive caricatures.
Dodgers Injury Update: Clayton Kershaw Likely Out Until 'Sometime In September'
Clayton Kershaw has been on the 10-day injured list since July 7 due to left forearm inflammation and appears primed to miss at least four more weeks as he remains shut down from throwing.