Category Archives for Slightly Sensible

Hurricane-proof home selling for $4.9 million in South Carolina

Known as the “Eye of the Storm”, the residence is uniquely erected from concrete, steel and is forecast to weigh 650 tons.( Michael D. Royal/ Pareto Group)If you’ve ever

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Opioid lawsuit targets rich family behind drug that fueled US crisis

Sackler family, which owns Purdue Pharma, the manufacturer of OxyContin, accused of fueling craving while boosting profitsThe state of Massachusetts on Tuesday sued the maker of the prescription painkiller

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Many Americans don’t know basic car care, study finds

iStockIf you’re inclined to compare your vehicle to a ball and chain, you’re not alone, as one in four drivers feels burdened by their car, new research reveals. A study of 2,000

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Trump has turned words into weapons. And he’s winning the linguistic war | George P Lakoff and Gil Duran

From spygate to fake news, Trump has turned terms into weapons. The press must do more to dull their powerDonald Trump has been a salesman for nearly half a century. He is now selling himself, his worldview

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Trumps Fake Movie Trailer Starring Kim Jong Un: What the Hell Did I Just Watch?

On Tuesday, President Trump devoted Kim Jong Un a very special present: a personalized movie trailer starring–you guessed it–Kim Jong Un and Donald Trump. Apparently, all you need to practice

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Revealed: New Links Between Harvey Weinstein and Marchesa, His Wifes Fashion Label

After months of absence, Marchesa returned to the red carpet last month, with Scarlett Johansson wearing a gown by Georgina Chapman and Keren Craig’s label to the Met Gala. A warm Vogue profile

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Tech Addiction and the Business of Mindfulness

I’m wholly fine with this. The ladies sitting cross-legged on the flooring around me are passing around a wooden container and dropping their telephones inside. It’s coming my lane, and I’ve

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No-fees mobile bank Chime raises $70M Series C, valuing its business at $500M

Chime, the San Francisco-based challenger bank known for its consumer-friendly the characteristics and absence of fees, has raised $70 million in Series C financing, led by Menlo Ventures. The round,

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Senators Grill Whistleblower on Cambridge Analytica’s Inner Workings

In a highly anticipated hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee Wednesday, lawmakers questioned Christopher Wylie, a former research administrator for the shadowy political data firm Cambridge Analytica,

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How Social Media Became a Pink Collar Job

Companies hiring for technical postures often slip language into their undertaking postings that appeals to boys. They say they’re go looking for “ninjas, ” who seek to “obliterate

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