World Cup Team Profile: USA (by FIFATV)

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Got our tickets (best Red Bull Season Ticket Holder perk yet) for this (well the actual game on June 1st). Can’t wait to send off #USMNT in style.

Got our tickets (best Red Bull Season Ticket Holder perk yet) for this (well the actual game on June 1st). Can’t wait to send off #USMNT in style.

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We now know that 24 hours without sleep, or a week of sleeping four or five hours a night induces an impairment equivalent to a blood alcohol level of .1 percent. We would never say, ‘This person is a great worker! He’s drunk all the time!’ yet we continue to celebrate people who sacrifice sleep for work.

Insights from the doctor who coaches athletes on sleep. Pair with the science of what actually happens while you sleep and how it affects your every waking hour.

More on sleep here.

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Get that rest, folks! Science says so.

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It’s official: a hat trick for BWP for @newyorkredbulls #rbny / what a win, 4-0 (at Red Bull Arena)

It’s official: a hat trick for BWP for @newyorkredbulls #rbny / what a win, 4-0 (at Red Bull Arena)

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Originally Posted By sandandglass

ardenashley:

Agggggh.

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April 23 2014, New York @newyorkredbulls vs Houston Dynamo #rbny  (at Red Bull Arena)

April 23 2014, New York @newyorkredbulls vs Houston Dynamo #rbny (at Red Bull Arena)

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Originally Posted By nypl

Be not afraid of greatness. Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and others have greatness thrust upon them.

William Shakespeare (via his play “Twelfth Night”),  who on this day in 1564 is believed to have been born in the English parish of Stratford-upon-Avon. Happy 450th Birthday, Bard of Avon! (via nypl)
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Originally Posted By fatmanatee

fatmanatee:

AHEM.

Ah, I’d be down if I wasn’t going to see the Nets.

fatmanatee:

AHEM.

Ah, I’d be down if I wasn’t going to see the Nets.

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AIM added elements that appeared years ahead of other companies. It rolled out voice chat before Skype. It added file transfer. It launched chat bots people could interact with, as well as a stock ticker and a news ticker.

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An ad that pretends to be art is — at absolute best — like somebody who smiles warmly at you only because he wants something from you. This is dishonest, but what’s sinister is the cumulative effect that such dishonesty has on us: since it offers a perfect facsimile or simulacrum of goodwill without goodwill’s real spirit, it messes with our heads and eventually starts upping our defenses even in cases of genuine smiles and real art and true goodwill.

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When you’re a teenager, nothing else in the world matters except the way you feel. That’s a simple fact about the narcissistic American society in which we live. No teenager gives a shit about anyone else, and if they do, it’s because it makes them feel better about their own problems. It’s not a bad thing—and hell, there’s probably some child development psychology theory somewhere that backs this up—but the miniscule problems you felt when you were 16 were the Most Important Problems That Have Ever Faced Mankind. That person said something mean? Worse than a car accident. That friend didn’t invite you? Worse than a tsunami. That girl dumped you? Worse than a god damn terrorist attack.

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Originally Posted By msg

We are all alone in this together

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Originally Posted By addictinginfo

JP Morgan Admits Trickle Down Economics Has Completely Failed

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JP Morgan Admits Trickle Down Economics Has Completely Failed

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This chart shows the changes in wealth distribution over the last 40 years. Courtesy of Mother Jones.

Remember how the country was sold the idea of “trickle down” economics? “Oh, if we just give the wealthy more, they will create wealth for the poor and middle classes by increasing spending, investing in new factories, hiring more workers, etc, etc, etc.” In reality, after over 30 years of…

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