ARSENAL RIDE THE LUCK TRAIN TO TOP 4 – WHAT DID WE LEARN? – Le Grove – The Arsenal Opinion Blog

If you are coming here thinking I’m going to gloss over the luck today, you’d be wrong. We were lucky. Woodwork. Marginal offsides. Missed penalties. A worldie save. A blatant handball. That second half was built for a United comeback. Do I give af*ck? Absolutely not. Arsenal haven’t rode their luck against a big team … Read more

Up against dynasties? Learn a lesson or two from Robredo’s volunteer movement

The volunteer groups behind Robredo’s campaign should realize the degree of influence they have established in their own localities, and sustain that even in the next elections, says Rappler investigative editor Miriam Grace Go MANILA, Philippines – The volunteer movement seen in the presidential campaign of Vice President Leni Robredo is something unseen before, and … Read more

Europe can learn lessons from 1970s oil shock as rationing looms

FRANKFURT, Germany – With Russia threatening to cut off the supply of vital gas and oil, European governments are dusting off rationing plans that bring back memories of the 1973 energy crisis. Are Europeans heading for car-free Sundays, dimmer lights, and what felt like government-mandated bedtime as TV broadcasts ended early – last seen at … Read more

Nets’ season will end early if they can’t learn to close

The ball was in the air and it sure looked good because of course it looked good, because just about every time Kevin Durant lets one fly it looks good, and more often than not it is good. The buzzer groaned at Barclays Center and 17,917 fans awaited the verdict, ready to provide a roar … Read more

[#RapplerReads] Things I didn’t learn in school, I learned in these children’s books

Just when you thought you’ve studied all there is to know about women in Philippine history, wait ’til you read the “Fantastic Filipinas” series by Ceej Tantengco, Christina Schnabel, and various local illustrators Editor’s note: #RapplerReads is a project by the BrandRap team. The books featured in this article were provided by our partners, Ceej … Read more