Every now and then, a story reminds us that history is weirder than we can possibly imagine. For example: That time in 1960 when U.S. marshals arrested a nine-inch, 14-pound statue of a rooster and put it on trial.Quartz has the story, adapted from the recent book One Nation Under Gold: How One Precious Metal Has Dominated the …
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- The Feds Once Arrested A Rooster Statue Made Out Of Solid Gold
By Kate Cox - Wednesday Jun 14, 2017
- Protecting Gardens Year Round: How To Weatherproof The Garden
By Darcy Larum - Monday Jun 12, 2017
- When Do Plants Wake Up – Learn About Plant Dormancy In The Garden
By Darcy Larum - Saturday Jun 3, 2017
- There's Gold In Them Thar Windows
Monday Dec 16, 2013
Just when we thought the content marketing machine Beyonce had set the creative output bar to a new level last week, here comes hubby Jay-Z, not to be outdone. His new fragrance for men, Gold, isbeing launched this Christmas with cool transmedia-like tactics, including this one-of-a-kind interactive installation in the windows of, where else? Macy's in Herald Square.
- A Former Navy SEAL On The Hidden Influencers In Every Team
By Chris Fussell - Tuesday Jun 13, 2017
To spot who they are, have every new hire follow this rule for 90 days.
In 2010, I was an executive officer in the Navy, splitting my time between U.S. headquarters and being deployed to an international location. This arrangement proved tricky as my responsibilities at headquarters grew, so I was authorized to hire a civilian to handle budget management, equipment maintenance, travel, and training coordination, among other functions.
- Uber’s Implosion Marks A Tipping Point For Overt Workplace Sexism
By Ruth Reader - Wednesday Jun 14, 2017
Evidence is mounting that we are done settling workplace grievances in silence.
Uber is overhauling its internal operations in light of an investigation into its corporate culture. Though the fruits of their labor have yet to bear, it feels like an important moment in the battle against sexual discrimination: one where women are actually being heard.
- Michael Phelps is seriously gonna race a great white shark
By Mia Johnson - Friday Jun 16, 2017
Twenty-three Olympic gold medals aren't going to protect you from a shark, Michael Phelps.
As part of Discovery Channel's Shark Week, during its kick off on July 23, Phelps will apparently race a great white shark. It's not really clear how the two beasts of nature will spar off, but Vegas has probably already put down a betting line on the event.
The Discovery Channel announced the stunt through a press release that gave us a little bit more info about “Phelps vs. Shark: Great Gold vs. Great White,” but we want to know so much more. Read more...More about Watercooler, Michael Phelps, Shark Week, Culture, and Web Culture
- E-Trade’s New Ad Campaign Is Everything That’s Wrong With Capitalism
By Eillie Anzilotti - Tuesday Jun 20, 2017
By using opulence to sell its investment services, the online broker patches together a plutocratic vision of the American dream, ignoring how entrenched inequality is–and how much more difficult it is to overcome.
The fact that there are eight men in the world–including Mark Facebook’s Zuckerberg and Amazon’s Jeff Bezos–who control more wealth than the world’s 3.6 billion poorest people, if nothing else, should inspire outrage. We envision these tycoons–and those just rungs below them on the economic ladder–hanging out on yachts, sipping gold-flecked champagne, blissfully unaffected by the rest of the world’s problems; we imagine them opening their wallets for luxuries like first-class airfare and private helicopters, while the rest of us struggle through patching together gig economy jobs and commuting on broken, unfunded subway rides.