Masculinist '12 Rules for Life' becomes best-seller in Korea
Sat, 15 Dec 2018 00:08:25 GMT
Jordan Peterson's self-help book "12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos" has become one of the biggest best-sellers this winter in South Korea, after translated videos of the clinical psychologist's lectures and interviews criticizing political correctness and feminism have gone viral here. Local publisher Maven said Friday that Peterson's book had sold over 105,000 copies since its release in late October, topping major online retailer Yes24's sales chart last week.
Nancy Wilson, Grammy-winning jazz and pop singer, dead at 81
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 23:51:27 GMT
Nancy Wilson, the Grammy-winning "song stylist" and torch singer whose polished pop-jazz vocals made her a platinum artist and top concert performer, has died. She was 81.\ Wilson, who retired from touring in 2011, died peacefully at home Thursday after a long illness, her son, Kacy Dennis, said in a statement posted on her website.
ASU football takes on No. 21 Fresno State in Las Vegas Bowl: Scouting report, prediction
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 23:44:47 GMT
ASU football takes on No. 21 Fresno State in Las Vegas Bowl: Scouting report, prediction Arizona State head coach Herm Edwards is ready to put the finishing touches on his first season in Tempe.
Mangawhai's Earth's Kitchen cooks up eco-friendly coral care
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 23:42:09 GMT
For many years it's been known that chemicals in sunscreen and other products have contributed to the bleaching and even shrinking of coral reefs, but people have still used those ingredients on their skin. Jules Bright, founder of Earth's Kitchen, is poised to enter the sunscreen market in Hawaii now a ban on many sunscreens is planned.
Japanese boat owners charged with helping smuggle shark fins
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 23:39:03 GMT
This Nov. 28, 2018 photo provided by the United States Attorney's Office and introduced as evidence in court in Honolulu shows some of the hundreds of shark fins seized from a Japanese fishing boat.
Remains of sailor killed at Pearl Harbor identified
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 23:38:43 GMT
This photo provided by the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency shows Navy Seaman 2nd Class Charles C. Gomez, Jr., 19, of Slidell, Louisiana, killed during World War II, and was accounted for on Sept. 19, 2018.
The Human Swarm: How Our Societies Arise, Thrive, and Fall
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 23:15:48 GMT
Moffett , a visiting scholar in Harvard's Human Evolutionary Biology department, intrigues by setting human societies in the context of those of the animal kingdom. He returns to humanity's near kin, the chimpanzees and bonobos, again and again, but includes other surprising comparisons as well.