How to Protect Your Library With Medieval Book Curses
Medieval scribes protected their work by threatening death, or worse.
ABA Announces 2019 Hall of Fame Inductees
Hall of Fame Inductees The Alabama Broadcasters Association will induct five people into the organization's Hall of Fame on Saturday, August 10th, during the annual conference. These inductions will include the Broadcaster of the Year, to be named at the luncheon on the 10th Honorees include Hundley Batts, Sr, of Huntsville and "Dollar Bill" Lawson of Birmingham. Patti Wheeler and Tom "Doc" Atkinson, will be honored posthumously. Biographies will be published shortly before the conference Those wishing to attend only the luncheon may purchase tickets by contacting ABA Business Manager, Lesa Rice via email . The criteria for Broadcaster of the Year selection: Broadcasters may be nominated by fellow broadcasters or any interested party. Candidates must…
112 Amazing Non Profit Ideas for Fundraising
Need some ideas for your non profit? Here is a curation of 112 tips and ideas to improve fundraising and marketing.
Why Japan's 6.9 Quake Wasn't 2011 All Over Again
The damage from yesterday's quake, like its magnitude, was much lower than six years ago.
SEC Names Stephanie Avakian and Steven Peikin as Co-Directors of Enforcement
Washington D.C., June 8, 2017— The Securities and Exchange Commission today announced that Acting Director of the Division of Enforcement Stephanie Avakian and former federal prosecutor Steven Peikin have been named Co-Directors of the Division of Enforcement. The Division of Enforcement is the agency's largest unit with more than 1,200 investigators, accountants, trial attorneys, and other professionals “There is no place for bad actors in our capital markets, particularly those that prey on investors and undermine confidence in our economy,” said Chairman Jay Clayton. “Stephanie and Steve will aggressively police our capital markets and enforce our nation’s securities laws as Co-Directors of the Division of Enforcement. They have each demonstrated market knowledge, impeccable character, and commitment…
Star of Discovery's 'American Guns' Convicted on 10 Felony Counts
Richard Wyatt, star of Discovery Channel’s reality TV show “American Guns,” has been convicted on a total of 10 felony counts related to conspiracy, fraud and tax evasion. Wyatt, 53, was taken into custody after being found guilty in a Denver U.S. District Court where he will wait for his sentencing trial at a later date. …
Top 10 most toxic zip codes for homeowners
The third annual Environmental Hazards Housing Risk Index from ATTOM Data Solutions, a fused property database, finds about 25% of single-family homes and condos in areas analyzed are located in high-risk zip codes. Read more at HOUSINGWIRE
17 Hulu Tips for Streaming TV Fans
17 Hulu Tips for Streaming TV Fans Do you have a device that streams TV shows on Hulu? Here's how to make the most of it If you're a cord cutter or want to be, but can't abandon network TV, you need Hulu. The service is best known for streaming shows the day after they air, specifically shows from a few of the five major networks (ABC, NBC, and Fox.) CBS has its own streaming service and Hulu's next-day CW shows deal evaporated in 2016. When it first emerged, we dinged Hulu for a lack of news, sports, and original programming, as well as ads that interrupted the paid version, all points that were probably big factors in Hulu's relatively slow growth. Those fortunes have changed. According to the Los Angeles Times ,…
Legal Medical Abortions Are Up In Texas, But So Are DIY Pills From Mexico
Women seeking an abortion in restrictive Texas now often pick the medical version, thanks to FDA rules making it easier. Others seek cheaper pills in Mexico, and aren't getting guidance from a doctor.
Lean Manufacturing Systems: How Mobility Aids Lean
Lean manufacturing systems are a great way to reduce costs and root out inefficiencies. Mobility in lean manufacturing is now aiding this pursuit further