North Carolina editorial roundup Those seeking reform of North Carolina's antiquated tax code correctly contend that it no longer effectively or fairly generates the revenue needed to fund state government.
June 11, 2013 - The Daily Reflector
Zap ugliness: Hide those power outlets with Inlet covers Inlet is a three-plug outlet cover with a customizable faceplate. (Credit: Kickstarter) Isn't it strange that we still use household power outlets that were popularized about a century ago? How much longer do we have to put up with this antiquated, multi-prong mess of spaghetti wires? Well, 120-volt AC power outlets aren't going away anytime soon, but here's an idea that can make them less ugly ...
June 11, 2013 - CNET
Bishop Nehru, 16, Out-Raps His Peers in Bloody 'Fickle Mind$' Video Let's get this out of the way: Despite resembling Earl Sweatshirt thanks to the bucket hat and baby face, the rapper that Bishop Nehru most resembles is fellow New Yorker Joey Bada$$. Both throw back explicitly to rap of the 1990s and on his new track "Fickle Mind$," this 16-year-old MC even mumbles the antiquated phrase "word is bond," which just so happens to be the name of JB's
June 11, 2013 - Spin
Charles Schumer in International Herald Tribune For years, we have been trying to increase funding to repair our nation's antiquated infrastructure but the Bush administration and the Republicans in Congress have thrown up ideological roadblocks in front of every effort,Sen. Charles...
Mike Piazza in SI.com As maybe antiquated as this ballpark was, it was charming,Piazza said. "There's a lot of teams that didn't want to come here to play."