“It was once suggested to me that, as an antidote to crying, I put my head in a paper bag. As it happens, there is a sound physiological reason, something to do with oxygen, for doing exactly that, but the psychological effect alone is incalculable: it is difficult in the extreme to continue fancying oneself Cathy in Wuthering Heights with … ?
Are reverse mortgages headed in reverse? Based on forthcoming federal rule changes for seniors who expect to apply for one, you might think so. But as a taxpayer, you might say bravo: Toughening up qualification standards — including such basics as checking applicants' credit, income...
Heather says: It’s a chilly rainy, November morning -and yes, this song is stuck in my head- I’m trying to get up the wherewithal to head to church across town. When it’s not my turn with the kids, I sometimes have a very hard time forcing myself to head to Mass even though I know […] Copyright Home-Ec101.com 2007-2014
Dear Kid In Front of Me in the Lineup,Before I start, let me just assure you that I think you are an amazing kid. I know you aren't used to getting letters from strangers but this is the only way I can think of to express my admiration...Show More Summary
The castAR team has just shipped its first pair of augmented reality glasses, a year after it raised $1 million on Kickstarter. This headset, developed by a group headed by ex-Valve engineers Jeri Ellsworth and Rick Johnson, features active shutter...
Excerpts from The Guide to the Future of Medicine. Enormous technological changes are heading our way. If they hit us unprepared, which we are now, they will wash away the medical system we know and leave it a purely technology–based service without personal interaction. Such a complicated system should not be washed away. Rather, it […]
Tottenham head to Hull on Sunday afternoon in 12th place in the Premier League with chances of a top four finish looking super unlikely. For Spurs fans its very much a case of wondering what might have been. The likes of Luka Modric and Gareth Bale have prospered at Real Madrid and proven what they […]
Marking a new milestone in what has been a challenging but largely successful democratic transition, Tunisians on Sunday voted for a head of state for the first time since a popular uprising nearly four years ago.
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Success is all in your head. If you want to control your ability to have a lucrative, fulfilling career, it’s imperative to control the way you think. Those who can’t control their emotions and inner monologue never reach their fullShow More Summary
Emily Blunt shows off her fit figure in a blue dress while catching a flight at LAX Airport on Friday (November 21) in Los Angeles. While the 31-year-old actress flew out, her husband John Krasinski was seen heading to his car after breaking a sweat the gym in Los Angeles. PHOTOS: Check out the latest [...]
Agree or disagree, scratching your head at a few of the names or delighted to see some unsung heroes, it’s undeniably a list that is as diverse in opinion as it is unifying in themes. Eighty key moments that shaped the world have been chosen by a multicultural group of scientists, writers, artists,...
By Alistair Scrutton and Niklas Pollard STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Jacob Wallenberg, the 58-year-old head of one of Europe's most enduring family dynasties, is trying to work out how the empire controlling much of Sweden's economy could look with a woman or someone without the family name at the helm. Show More Summary
Jeremy Renner gets ready to head home after landing on an arriving flight at LAX Airport on Friday afternoon (November 21) in Los Angeles. The 43-year-old Mission Impossible 5 actor returned back to town after spending a little bit of time across the pond in London. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Jeremy Renner [...]
The agonizing book chapter title "Stealing Children's Innocence in Egypt: Media Literacy, Human Rights and Roads of Violence" hit the nail on the head. It rang a familiar bell and could well apply to many developing countries going through...Show More Summary
Fergie heads to her car and gets ready for a busy day after leaving her house on Saturday afternoon (November 22) in Brentwood, Calif. The 39-year-old singer rocked a t-shirt that read “I am what I am” for her day out and about. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Fergie Recently, it was announced [...]
I imagine most of us wouldn't act so cool after taking a puck off the head. There are a lot of ways to show how tough and durable NHL players are, but San Jose Sharks captain Joe Pavelski gave us a new example Saturday night. The talented...Show More Summary
There's nothing more comfy (or chic!) for fall than a wool poncho. Throw one on over skinny jeans to keep everything in balance and you're ready to head out the door. Because would anyone ever disagree that one of the greatest things about colder weather is the fact that you get to wear super soft, purposely oversized pieces of clothing? Nope. Show More Summary
Jumping over a player in a dunk contest is old hat. Do it on the court. And while you're on defense. Get to learn the name Justise Winslow. Along with Jahlil Okafor, he's one of Duke's two superstar freshmen. And he jumped over Stanford's Chasson Randle while blocking his shot tonight: Technically this block didn't count. Show More Summary
In case you hadn't heard, Duke freshman Justise Winslow is pretty athletic. So athletic, in fact, that he can high-jump over opponents to block their shots, as happened tonight against Stanford in the Coaches vs. Cancer championship game. Sure, it was all for naught as the player had already been fouled, but this belongs on the highlight reel anyway. Read more...