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St. Patrick’s Day: 10 Irish Pubs Around America Worth Visiting (PHOTOS) – Huffington Post

St. Patrick’s Day is a celebration of many things — Irish heritage, shamrocks, the ministrations of a 5th-century priest — but in modern American culture it is mostly an excuse to drink a lot of beer. To be fair, drinking a lot of beer has been an Irish tradition since well before Arthur Guinness set […]

America’s Most Irish Towns – Huffington Post

America’s Most Irish Towns – Huffington Post

On St. Patrick’s Day, everyone is Irish. But what about the rest of the year? Twenty-two million Americans — 7.2% of the population — say their “primary ancestry” is Irish, according to the Census’s American Community Survey. Another 13.5 million Americans claim at least some Irish ancestry, bringing the total to 35.5 million Americans — […]

San Antonio Spurs: North America’s Best Run Professional Sports Franchise – Forbes

San Antonio Spurs: North America’s Best Run Professional Sports Franchise – Forbes

Tim Duncan (right), Tony Parker, and the NBA’s Economic Structure Have Helped Build a Basketball Juggernaut in Small-Market San Antonio With Thursday night’s narrow one-point victory at home versus in-state rival Dallas, the San Antonio Spurs became the first NBA team to win 50 games in a season over fourteen consecutive years. A streak that […]

Garry Winogrand: America in his viewfinder – Los Angeles Times

Passionate and prolific, Garry Winogrand always had an eye out for the next picture, the next glimpse of life in the streets of his native New York and venues as varied as a Texas rodeo and Venice Beach. His subjects included protesters, partygoers and passersby. His seemingly haphazard images intrigued — and annoyed. He […]

America prepares to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day – USA TODAY

Parades and celebrations in many cities for St. Patrick’s Day Rory Zampese watches the annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Boston last March.(Photo: Michael Dwyer, AP) It’s the time of year when U.S. cities are going green. From parades to pub crawls, communities around the nation are gearing up for St. Patrick’s day this weekend. […]

‘Pocahontas, and/or America’ at the Bushwick Starr – New York Times

In other words, the onus is on you, dear reader, to supply the content in the Little Lord theater company’s wink-wink, “don’t really take us seriously, we can act ignorant and racist and sexist because we know better” play, “Pocahontas, and/or America,” at the Bushwick Starr. The ingredients will be familiar to anyone even somewhat […]

Correction: Pope-Latin America Story – ABC News

Correction: Pope-Latin America Story – ABC News

In a story March 14 about the significance the election of Pope Francis to Latin America, The Associated Press misidentified the president of El Salvador. His name is Mauricio Funes. A corrected version of the story is below: Latin America sees change under region’s 1st pope Latin American homeland sets out tall agenda for change […]

‘Startup America’ Building Support Network For Entrepreneurs Beyond Silicon … – Forbes

‘Startup America’ Building Support Network For Entrepreneurs Beyond Silicon … – Forbes

SAP​Voice: Big Data Ended Work From Home At Yahoo — Will Your Company Be Next? Derek Klobucher @SAP SAP​Voice: What Netflix’s ‘House Of Cards’ Can Teach Your Business About Reinvention Susan Galer @SAP SAP​Voice: Entrepreneurship, South African Style Susan Galer @SAP Small businesses account for nearly two-thirds of net new job creation. And they innovate […]

Wake Up America – Fox Business

We continue to hear that the United States’ ever-rising debt is a ticking time-bomb and that one day in the near future it will explode.  We also hear that we are robbing from future generations. Although both of these are true, they speak to the future, not to present day.  Right now, as you read […]

Buybacks Unchained: Saddling Up For Bank Of America’s Next Big Run – Forbes

Buybacks Unchained: Saddling Up For Bank Of America’s Next Big Run – Forbes

Buckeye State Bank Sports Fat Yield And Lean Valuation John Dobosz Forbes Staff Good Time To Get Caterpillar, IBM And ETFs That Hold Them David Trainer Contributor White Swans Beat Up On Black Swans Martin Sosnoff Contributor  (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Yesterday after the market close, the Federal Reserve announced the results of Comprehensive Capital Analysis […]