As a species, we human beings are outstandingly social creatures. We crave companionship and connection. We love to be accepted, appreciated and admired by others. But perhaps one of the most fascinating social desires we have is the desire to be memorable. Show More Summary
Writing a full-length novel is a labor of love. Most authors who manage to put together a best-selling book often have... The post 8 Admired Books That Were Disliked By Their Own Authors appeared first on Lifehack.
Beyoncé, Gwyneth Paltrow, Kim Kardashian… Sure, they each have their own style, and at times, we’ve wanted to emulate all of them. (Kim got away with wearing a sparkly dressing gown to an awards show. She has my eternal admiration.) But when it comes to fashion, it’s often far (FAR) more interesting to see what women without a team of... Show More Summary
We love seeing your gorgeous, lovingly created decor, but seeing the real moments in the day -- the vow goof at the ceremony, the guests admiring the flower grandmas, the reactions to the best man's speech -- those are the moments you want to capture authentically. Show More Summary
Prince Charles and his wife, Camilla, had enough photo-op moments this week in Washington to fill a scrapbook. Among the most adorable? When they stopped to admire a photogenic Airedale terrier while touring the grounds of Mount Vernon on Wednesday. But the dog, Gunner — who drew the royal gaze in part because of the fetching […]
Someone named Tanya Cohen penned a paragraph that, if you understand the difference between a right and a privilege, will make you cringe in horror: One of the most admirable things about Europe is that most (if not all) of the right-wing rhetoric that you hear in the US is explicitly against the law there. […]
WHAT’S SAD IS HOW MANY PEOPLE THINK THIS WAY: The First Amendment Should Never Protect Hatred. “One of the most admirable things about Europe is that most (if not all) of the right-wing rhetoric that you hear in the US is explicitly against the law there. For example, attempting to link Islam with terrorism, saying […]
Nikki Reed is sharing her love and admiration for her fiance Ian Somerhalder with the world in a super sweet note she posted on Instagram. “@iansomerhalder you blow me away. I am beyond inspired by the person you are, but mostly I am humbled by your work ethic and desire to always push for the [...]
The currency of leadership is the future. The future is what leaders deal in, and, ultimately, it's where they will be judged. The leaders we admire most are pioneers. Pioneers create a vision of what the future looks like, and theyShow More Summary
While the flights to/from Honolulu were utterly unremarkable/boring/had the most apathetic flight attendants I've ever had, I figured I'd review the Admirals Club in Honolulu. The Admirals Club Honolulu is especially interesting because it's not exclusively an Admirals Club. Show More Summary
My colleague Jay Yarow reports that some Apple shareholders think that the company should buy Tesla. It's a provocative, scintillating idea: Apple buying Tesla would create a New Economy Dream team, unifying the most admired company in the world with the one that actually wants to change that world. Show More Summary
The politician I admire the most is Lee Kuan Yew. Why? Because he is intelligent, learned, wise and gets things done. He is authoritarian — but without authority, you cannot get things done. All great leaders are authoritarian since they … Continue reading ?
Okay, you all know that I admire like tolerate Dreher, most of the time, admittedly in large part because his pundit niche, unironic devout Catholics on the culture beat, otherwise ranges from Ross Douthat to Bill Donohue. And I mean in all sincerity that sometimes he has interesting things to say. Someone has to gently [Read more...] This space reserved for your ad.
Although most homeowners will spend more time inside of their home than outside admiring the exterior, there is still something to be said for curb appeal. That is, a beautiful home often starts with a stunning skeleton, a structure built from the ground up to house a family of real people. The exteriors featured in […]
I really admire Sheriff Clarke. He doesn’t hold back and tells it like it is. He’s right… Eric Holder is the most race-obsessed AG ever in the history of the
“In the 1950s world of classical music, Simon Barere was mentioned in the same breath as other superpianists of the era – Georgy Cziffra, Ignatz Friedman, Vladimir Horowitz and Josef Lhevinne. But his most ardent admirers say he was actually in a class by himself. Barere had given frequent solo recitals, sometimes twice a year, […]
When it comes to our evening skin regimen, we look to Korean women for inspiration. Not only do we covet their innovative products, but we also admire their dedication to their complexions; Korean skin care rituals can be anywhere from eight to 20 steps. Show More Summary
Canon USA proudly announced yesterday that its parent company, Canon Inc., was praised by Fortune magazine as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies in 2015. The company didn’t make it to the top 50, but it ranked 7th in the Computers category. Apple, Ranked #1 in the overall list as well as in the [...]Show More Summary
Here they are, folks, the straw poll results you've been waiting for! (What, you haven't been waiting for these?) These are the loons most admired by CPAC attendees this year: President: 1. Rand Paul 2. Scott Walker 3. Ted Cruz 4. Ben Carson 5. Jeb Bush UPDATE at 2/28/15 2:28:09 pm by Charles Johnson Here are the complete...
The title monster in “The Power Of Kroll” is an awe-inspiring giant that spends most of its time mired deep in the muck of a moon-sized swamp. That’s kind of how I feel about the story itself, too. One of Doctor Who’s less admirableShow More Summary