José Canseco steps up to the plate: ‘I am available to replace Jay Carney’

José Canseco steps up to the plate: ‘I am available to replace Jay Carney’

Two words short leash @barackobama #yeswecanseco — Jose Canseco (@JoseCanseco) May 30, 2014 Jay Carney’s saying goodbye to the White House, but former MLB-er and occasional poet José Canseco wants President Obama to know that he’s willing to bat clean-up: I am available to replace Jay Carney @barackobama #yeswecanseco — Jose Canseco (@JoseCanseco) May 30, […]

School a Hollywood lib: Energy industry responds to Chris Rock snark

School a Hollywood lib: Energy industry responds to Chris Rock snark

Clean coal is kinda like clean porn. — Chris Rock (@chrisrock) October 17, 2012 So, a few days ago, comedian-turned-environmental expert Chris Rock shared his assessment of clean coal with his 1.2 million followers. They fawned and drooled reflexively: HA. Preach, Chris! RT @chrisrock Clean coal is kinda like clean porn. — Domo (@hazzarDeuce) October […]

4 Signs You’re Being Your Career’s Worst Enemy

This post is in partnership with The Muse. The article below was originally published on The Muse. People tend to be quite talented at explaining away, ignoring, or, frankly, being completely oblivious of their shortcomings. Sigmund Freud and his daughter, Anna, identified a whole list of ways humans do this, which they called defense mechanisms. […]

The One Thing You Must Do Before Any Speech or Presentation

This post is in partnership with The Muse. The article below was originally published on The Muse. People speak very differently depending on their audience. You might tell your friends things that you would never share with your families—and you use very different language with your colleagues than you do at home. This filtering—or catering […]

Commerce Department Embarks on Data Revolution

All major U.S. government agencies employ a chief technology officer who generally deals with the management of IT resources including hardware, software, cybersecurity and the mechanics of the digital world. The U.S. Commerce Department has now gone a step further in addressing the challenges presented by an ever-evolving world of e-commerce with the appointment of […]

The Apple Watch as Bullsh*t Filter? We Can Only Hope

In “iPhone Killer: The Secret History of the Apple Watch,” David Pierce doesn’t reveal any serious secrets — because Apple never does — but he does illuminate the early days of the Apple Watch, centering on an interview with Kevin Lynch, Apple’s vice president of technology. It’s an interesting read for sure — an easy […]

‘New sheriff in town’: James O’Keefe exposes Obamacare navigator fraud [video]

‘New sheriff in town’: James O’Keefe exposes Obamacare navigator fraud [video]

Navigators we caught on tape: "Lie so your premiums can be higher"…"Don't get yourself in trouble by declaring [income]… — James O'Keefe (@JamesOKeefeIII) November 12, 2013 And boom goes the dynamite! James O’Keefe and Project Veritas are out with explosive new video, and this time, they’ve got Obamacare in their crosshairs. Project Veritas investigators were […]