Category: Arts Entertainments

Loving my Christmas girl disabled by congenital CMV

September 25, 2021

Waiting for our second child, who would arrive on Christmas Eve 1989, had been a wonderful experience. What a Christmas present! But the moment Elizabeth was born, on December 18, I felt a pang of fear. My immediate thought was: “His head seems so small, so misshapen.” Before I was twelve hours old, I found…

Have Chemicals Caused My Man Boobs?

September 24, 2021

Many modern men now have what used to only occur in pubertal boys or older men: that is, man boobs. Being otherwise at your best, and looking increasingly feminine must be a huge source of shame for a man. It may make you wonder if common chemicals are to blame for the condition. The answer,…

How Greed Slowed Our Evolution: The Tesla Story

September 22, 2021

Having grown up in the capitalist nation of the United States, I am sure that it is difficult to imagine that having money or doing a job simply for the sake of earning more could somehow slow down the process of evolution. We are programmed to think otherwise. Well. . . in fact it has!…

Heisman Trophy Top-10 (Monday, September 11)

September 19, 2021

Notre Dame and USC have each produced seven Heisman winners, the most schools in college football history. However, the Ohio State Buckeyes have produced five Heisman winners, representing a total of six trophies (Archie Griffin won consecutive Heismans in 1974-75). While Notre Dame’s Brady Quinn was the favorite to win this year’s award at the…

Design Impacts on Zach Braff’s “Garden State”

September 18, 2021

Imagine if you have a horrible dream in which you are trapped in a crashed plane full of terrified passengers who know that the end is any second. As the oxygen masks and drinks shake and spill, the chaos of this moment somehow ceases to disturb him, because the deep and defenseless state he is…

Essential hairdressing tools and equipment

September 17, 2021

Hairdressing, by definition, is hair styling that employs various techniques such as hair cutting, hair coloring, styling, and various hair treatment options. This is usually done by people who are qualified and professionally trained in the art of styling and cutting hair. Normally one would visit a hair salon or salon to do this, however…

The Amazing Fitzcarraldo – Reality can be better than fiction

September 16, 2021

It is amazing how there are moments when facts are better than fiction, such is the case with Fitzcarraldo. The story goes that Fitzcarraldo faced hostile Indians, snakes, disease, and unspeakable hardships while using indigenous labor to pull, drag, and hoist a boat across a mountain in the Amazon rainforest. The baron, Brian Sweeney Fitzgerald,…

The delayed robbery in the minor leagues

September 15, 2021

The delayed robbery is one of the best strategic and fun plays in youth baseball. Players on your team will love this when it works properly. It’s an aggressive way to advance to extra base. It is a strategy that must be practiced, but unfortunately many coaches ignore it. And while it’s not a complete…

Factors behind motivation to exercise and diet

September 14, 2021

Hey you !!! Get down and give me 20! 1 … 2 …. 3 … 4 …. COME BOY !!!!! Mom won’t help you do this !! I can smell the fat, fat BOY sizzling !!! Damn it … I AM EXCITED !! Oddly enough, some people like this type of treatment when it comes…

Who was the first scientist?

September 13, 2021

We live in a scientific age. Millions of young people study science, thousands of universities teach it and hundreds of publications relate it. We even have a cable channel dedicated exclusively to his wonders. We are steeped in technology rooted in your discoveries. But what is science and who was its first practitioner? Science is…