By Katherine Hamilton

When you run a lingerie brand that specializes in larger cup sizes, everyone wants to talk to you about bras. More specifically, everyone wants to talk to you about bras for “freakishly” large breasts. Today we’re going to talk about why this perception of larger cup sizes is inaccurate and why the D cup divide is unhelpful for those seeking the perfect fit for shape and comfort.… Read more

Charles Mingus – Take the ‘A’ Train – Live At Montreux (1975) [11-12]

Charles Mingus: bass

George Adams: tenor saxophone and vocals

Don Pullen: piano

Jack Walrath: trumpet

Dannie Richmond: drums

Gerry Mulligan: baritone saxophone

Benny Bailey: trumpet


Take the “A” Train (Live)


Charles Mingus feat. Gerry Mulligan & Benny Bailey


Live at Montreux 1975… Read more

Air Force’s mysterious X-37B space plane lands after spending 780 days in orbit

By Alan Boyle | GeekWire

The Air Force’s X-37B space plane lands at the Shuttle Landing Facility at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center. (Air Force Photo)

(first published on October 27, 2019)

The U.S. Air Force’s X-37B space plane landed today after spending a record-setting 780 days in orbit testing hush-hush technologies for long-duration spaceflight.… Read more

SpaceX wants to land Starship on the Moon before 2022, then do cargo runs for 2024 human landing

By Darrell Etherington@etherington | TechCrunch

Speaking at a quick series of interviews with commercial space companies at this year’s annual International Astronautical Congress, SpaceX  president and COO Gwynne Shotwell shed a little more light on her company’s current thinking with regards to the mission timelines for its forthcoming Starship spacefaring vehicle.… Read more

China Is Building a “Undersea Great Wall” To Take on America in a War

Defenses build under the waves.

by Lyle J. Goldstein | The National Interest

Key point: Sea mines have a strong history of imperiling adversarial navies.

As defense analysts brood over the evolving military balance in the western Pacific, considerations related to undersea warfare keep coming to the fore.… Read more

Stick with Call of Duty: You Have Almost No Chance of Joining the Delta Force

Joining up is not an easy task.

by Sebastien Roblin | The National Interest

Key point: Calling the selection process “brutal” is an understatement.

Just how much torture is a person willing to undergo to get a prestigious job? Given that an average of 250 resumes are submitted for every job position in the United States, one would assume quite a lot.… Read more