martes, 31 de enero de 2012

THREADED Wearable Woods From Forests Into Fashionable Fabrics

A look at the fibers of the forest - wearable cellulose-based fabrics, with a focus on two sustainable materials: bark cloth and Lenzing's tencel.

Source:
http://ecosalon.com/threaded-wearable-woods-from-forests-into-fashionable-fabrics/

THREADED Wearable Woods From Forests Into Fashionable Fabrics

A look at the fibers of the forest - wearable cellulose-based fabrics, with a focus on two sustainable materials: bark cloth and Lenzing's tencel.

Source:
http://ecosalon.com/threaded-wearable-woods-from-forests-into-fashionable-fabrics/

FDA Urges Americans To Check Out WeirdLooking Potato

FDA commissioner: "After you look at it for a minute, you realize it is a potato, but it's all fucked up."

Source:
http://www.theonion.com/articles/fda-urges-americans-to-check-out-weirdlooking-pota,27208/

FDA Urges Americans To Check Out WeirdLooking Potato

FDA commissioner: "After you look at it for a minute, you realize it is a potato, but it's all fucked up."

Source:
http://www.theonion.com/articles/fda-urges-americans-to-check-out-weirdlooking-pota,27208/

We care about every worker Apple CEO

Apple chief executive Tim Cook has responded to media reports alleging harsh working conditions in China for manufacturing employees of the popular gadget-maker.

We care about every worker Apple CEO

Source:
http://beckyminx.livejournal.com/1468738.html

The Rise of the Privileged Poor

It's about recession-era youth and illuminate ways our generation is coping.

The last few years may have been a rude awakening, but we're surviving. Here's how.

Source:
http://www.good.is/post/hustlin-we-re-the-privileged-poor-why-aren-t-we-talking-about-it/

The Rise of the Privileged Poor

It's about recession-era youth and illuminate ways our generation is coping.

The last few years may have been a rude awakening, but we're surviving. Here's how.

Source:
http://www.good.is/post/hustlin-we-re-the-privileged-poor-why-aren-t-we-talking-about-it/

Can hunting endangered animals save the species

Can hunting endangered animals save the species? - Some exotic animal species that are endangered in Africa are thriving on ranches in Texas, where a limited number are hunted for a high price.

Ranchers say they need the income to care for the rest of the herd. Animal rights activists want the hunting to end.

Source:
http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-18560_162-57368000/can-hunting-endangered-animals-save-the-species/

Can hunting endangered animals save the species

Can hunting endangered animals save the species? - Some exotic animal species that are endangered in Africa are thriving on ranches in Texas, where a limited number are hunted for a high price.

Ranchers say they need the income to care for the rest of the herd. Animal rights activists want the hunting to end.

Source:
http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-18560_162-57368000/can-hunting-endangered-animals-save-the-species/

Health Ranger signs Just Label It petition to demand labeling of GMOs on food products

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Walmart Greeters Will No Longer Greet At The Door

After 30 years, "People Greeters" will no longer welcome Walmart customers with a "cart and a smile." Four months after Walmart got rid of its night-shift "People Greeters," the big-box retailer is moving its day-shift greeters inside the store.

Source:
http://jobs.aol.com/articles/2012/01/27/walmart-greeters-will-no-longer-greet-at-the-door/

Walmart Greeters Will No Longer Greet At The Door

After 30 years, "People Greeters" will no longer welcome Walmart customers with a "cart and a smile." Four months after Walmart got rid of its night-shift "People Greeters," the big-box retailer is moving its day-shift greeters inside the store.

Source:
http://jobs.aol.com/articles/2012/01/27/walmart-greeters-will-no-longer-greet-at-the-door/

lunes, 30 de enero de 2012

The Best Dive Bars Across America [Gallery]

The Dive Bar is as American as apple pie.

And from North to South and East to West, cheap beers and sticky floors are just the beginning of what this country's dives have in common.

Source:
http://www.sfweekly.com/slideshow/dive-bars-across-america-35988313/#1

The Best Dive Bars Across America [Gallery]

The Dive Bar is as American as apple pie.

And from North to South and East to West, cheap beers and sticky floors are just the beginning of what this country's dives have in common.

Source:
http://www.sfweekly.com/slideshow/dive-bars-across-america-35988313/#1

A Brief History of Chocolate

Uncover the bittersweet story of this ancient treat.

Source:
http://www.smithsonianmag.com/multimedia/videos/A-Brief-History-of-Chocolate.html

A Brief History of Chocolate

Uncover the bittersweet story of this ancient treat.

Source:
http://www.smithsonianmag.com/multimedia/videos/A-Brief-History-of-Chocolate.html

Team Memories Slide Show Honduras 2012

We put these "memories" together to help remember our team-mates who worked along side of us - and sometimes in a completely different building - all week long.

Source:
http://vimeo.com/35787335

Team Memories Slide Show Honduras 2012

We put these "memories" together to help remember our team-mates who worked along side of us - and sometimes in a completely different building - all week long.

Source:
http://vimeo.com/35787335

Zhangjiajie China Pic

Zhangjiajie, China (Pic)

Source:
http://i.imgur.com/I5hfS.jpg

Zhangjiajie China Pic

Zhangjiajie, China (Pic)

Source:
http://i.imgur.com/I5hfS.jpg

A City Education The Domino Effect of Raising Students SelfEsteem

Building one student's confidence enables him to positively influence his peers.

Source:
http://www.good.is/post/a-city-education-the-domino-effect-of-raising-students-self-esteem/

A City Education The Domino Effect of Raising Students SelfEsteem

Building one student's confidence enables him to positively influence his peers.

Source:
http://www.good.is/post/a-city-education-the-domino-effect-of-raising-students-self-esteem/

domingo, 29 de enero de 2012

Canoeing The Entire Congo River and Living To Tell The Tale

On a truly epic journey, Phil Harwood braves crocodiles, giant snakes and machette-wielding tribes to become the first person to canoe the 3,000-mile Congo river from source to sea.

Source:
http://www.guardian.co.uk/travel/2012/jan/27/canoeing-the-congo-river

Canoeing The Entire Congo River and Living To Tell The Tale

On a truly epic journey, Phil Harwood braves crocodiles, giant snakes and machette-wielding tribes to become the first person to canoe the 3,000-mile Congo river from source to sea.

Source:
http://www.guardian.co.uk/travel/2012/jan/27/canoeing-the-congo-river

Men Have Dirtier Mouths Than Women

Some of you have really dirty mouths.

And we're not just talking about the performers in Porn Valley who...

Source:
http://blogs.laweekly.com/informer/2012/01/oral_sex_hpv_study.php

Can You Choose to be Gay Discovery News

'Sex and the City' star Cynthia Nixon says that she chooses to be gay.

What does science say?

Source:
http://news.discovery.com/human/cynthia-nixon-chooses-gay-120127.html

Worth Repeating Marijuana Treats Anxiety and Depression

The "cannabinoid homeostatic healing perspective" has quietly been gathering evidence over the last 10 years which overwhelmingly supports the need for human trials to test the use of medical marijuana as a psychiatric treatment.

The 75 years of (mis)information we have been fed is now being shown to be unequivocally untrue.

Source:
http://www.tokeofthetown.com/2012/01/worth_repeating_marijuana_treats_anxiety_and_depre.php

Worth Repeating Marijuana Treats Anxiety and Depression

The "cannabinoid homeostatic healing perspective" has quietly been gathering evidence over the last 10 years which overwhelmingly supports the need for human trials to test the use of medical marijuana as a psychiatric treatment.

The 75 years of (mis)information we have been fed is now being shown to be unequivocally untrue.

Source:
http://www.tokeofthetown.com/2012/01/worth_repeating_marijuana_treats_anxiety_and_depre.php

Curral das Freiras Madeira Portugal Pic

This photo is taken from the mountain that forms the heart of the Island of Madeira (the entire island is basically a huge extinct volcano that sticks out of the sea).

Source:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/magnusl3d/6696096719/

US blocks some orange juice imports due to fungicide

US authorities on Friday detained nine shipments of orange juice from Brazil and Canada after their contents tested positive for an illegal fungicide.

Via: http://medicalxpress.com

US blocks some orange juice imports due to fungicide

US authorities on Friday detained nine shipments of orange juice from Brazil and Canada after their contents tested positive for an illegal fungicide.

Via: http://medicalxpress.com

sábado, 28 de enero de 2012

Apple doesnt care about workers

On the heels of a record quarterly profit, Apple was slammed in the press yesterday by a lengthy New York Times article highlighting the poor working conditions in the Chinese factories that make Apple products.

Source:
http://venturebeat.com/2012/01/27/apple-labor-working-conditions-foxconn-tim-cook/

Apple doesnt care about workers

On the heels of a record quarterly profit, Apple was slammed in the press yesterday by a lengthy New York Times article highlighting the poor working conditions in the Chinese factories that make Apple products.

Source:
http://venturebeat.com/2012/01/27/apple-labor-working-conditions-foxconn-tim-cook/

Coldplay Jon Stewart Mumford and Sons to Headline First Secret Policemans Ball in New York

Coldplay Jon Stewart Mumford and Sons to Headline First Secret Policemans Ball in New York

Coldplay, Jon Stewart, Mumford and Sons to Headline First Secret Policeman's Ball in New York...

Source:
http://beckyminx.livejournal.com/1463740.html

Coldplay Jon Stewart Mumford and Sons to Headline First Secret Policemans Ball in New York

Coldplay Jon Stewart Mumford and Sons to Headline First Secret Policemans Ball in New York

Coldplay, Jon Stewart, Mumford and Sons to Headline First Secret Policeman's Ball in New York...

Source:
http://beckyminx.livejournal.com/1463740.html

Sex by Numbers Its Only Natural Edition

Nobodys drinking, nobodys going out, and its probably raining.

Wouldnt it make you feel better to read a string of sex-related facts?

Source:
http://ecosalon.com/sex-by-numbers-its-only-natural-edition/

Sex by Numbers Its Only Natural Edition

Nobodys drinking, nobodys going out, and its probably raining.

Wouldnt it make you feel better to read a string of sex-related facts?

Source:
http://ecosalon.com/sex-by-numbers-its-only-natural-edition/

Can Your Pizza Delivery Guy Do This

When I think of self portrait photos, duck lips and kissy-faces taken at an arms length for a Facebook profile pic usually come to mind.

How refreshing it was to see Kyle Thompsons unique, dreamlike collection of auto-photography that is unlike most of the self-taken photos out there.

Source:
http://www.visualnews.com/2012/01/25/can-your-pizza-delivery-guy-do-this/

Fat Loss Ignition gets reviewed

Some great tips on how to ignite fat loss with healthy eating and exercise.
The customers seem to love it from their ratings and that means you probably will too - it's definitely one to add to the top...
Check out the full story :http://losing-fat.com/product-info-sheet/fat-loss-ignition-review/

Mothers love can prevent illness in middle age

A mother's love is not only priceless but and can even prevent illness in middle age, new research claims.

Experts say that a mum who nurtures and cares for her kids can set them up in good health right, even if they've grown up in grinding poverty.
Research has already proven that kids who grow up in poor areas are more likely to suffer from chronic illness in adulthood, but US researchers were puzzled why some children bucked this trend.
A clos

Source:
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/health/healthnews/9041576/Mothers-love-can-prevent-illness-in-middle-age.html

Mothers love can prevent illness in middle age

A mother's love is not only priceless but and can even prevent illness in middle age, new research claims.

Experts say that a mum who nurtures and cares for her kids can set them up in good health right, even if they've grown up in grinding poverty.
Research has already proven that kids who grow up in poor areas are more likely to suffer from chronic illness in adulthood, but US researchers were puzzled why some children bucked this trend.
A clos

Source:
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/health/healthnews/9041576/Mothers-love-can-prevent-illness-in-middle-age.html

How the Recession Changed the Reasons Students Go to College

Students increasingly go to college as a path toward better jobs, not to pursue particular interests.

Researchers found that 85.9 percent of freshmen said they're in college "to be able to get a better job."

Source:
http://www.good.is/post/how-the-recession-changed-why-students-go-to-college/

How the Recession Changed the Reasons Students Go to College

Students increasingly go to college as a path toward better jobs, not to pursue particular interests.

Researchers found that 85.9 percent of freshmen said they're in college "to be able to get a better job."

Source:
http://www.good.is/post/how-the-recession-changed-why-students-go-to-college/

viernes, 27 de enero de 2012

How Poor Performance in College Sets Students Up for a Lifetime of Difficulty

College students not used to being asked to study are struggling in the real world.

Last year, a controversial academic report-turned book touched off a debate over whether college is worth the money.

Source:
http://www.good.is/post/how-poor-performance-in-college-sets-students-up-for-a-lifetime-of-difficulty/

10 Roommate Red Flags

Ten ways to tell your roommate might be the best person to live with.

Source:
http://www.collegehumor.com/article/6698343/10-roommate-red-flags

Low IQ Conservative Beliefs Linked to Prejudice

There's no gentle way to put it: People who give in to racism and prejudice may simply be dumb, according to a new study that is bound to stir public controversy.

Source:
http://news.yahoo.com/low-iq-conservative-beliefs-linked-prejudice-180403506.html

How Kids With Autism Spend Screen Time

Children with autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) tend to be preoccupied with screen-based media.

A new study by Paul Shattuck, PhD, assistant professor at the Brown School at Washington University in St. Louis, looks at how children with ASDs spend their "screen time."

Source:
http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2012/01/120125142210.htm

How Kids With Autism Spend Screen Time

Children with autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) tend to be preoccupied with screen-based media.

A new study by Paul Shattuck, PhD, assistant professor at the Brown School at Washington University in St. Louis, looks at how children with ASDs spend their "screen time."

Source:
http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2012/01/120125142210.htm

The Millennials Infographic Pew Research Center

Infographic on the Pew Research Center's data on the Millennials � American teens and twenty-somethings currently making the passage into adulthood � to showcase the potential of this generation and just how far they can go.

Source:
http://pewinternet.org/Media-Mentions/2012/The-Millennials-Infographic.aspx

jueves, 26 de enero de 2012

A Highly American Cocktail for Stephen Colbert

a drink commemorating Stephen Colberts overwhelming success in South Carolina's Republican primary.

Stephen Colbert is a humble guy. He doesnt like to boast about his own accomplishments or exaggerate his own importance.

Source:
http://www.good.is/post/buy-you-a-drink-a-highly-american-cocktail-for-stephen-colbert/

A Highly American Cocktail for Stephen Colbert

a drink commemorating Stephen Colberts overwhelming success in South Carolina's Republican primary.

Stephen Colbert is a humble guy. He doesnt like to boast about his own accomplishments or exaggerate his own importance.

Source:
http://www.good.is/post/buy-you-a-drink-a-highly-american-cocktail-for-stephen-colbert/

Landmark condom law for porn filming signed by LA mayor

Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa has signed into law historic new rules requiring porn performers to wear condoms while acting in areas requiring a city film permit.

The law is believed to be the first in the nation by a local government requiring condom use among porn stars, and is significant because L.A.s San Fernando Valley is the capital of the multibillion-dollar porn industry. Many porn companies have voiced opposition to the rule

Source:
http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/lanow/2012/01/landmark-condom-law-for-porn-filming-signed-by-la-mayor.html

Landmark condom law for porn filming signed by LA mayor

Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa has signed into law historic new rules requiring porn performers to wear condoms while acting in areas requiring a city film permit.

The law is believed to be the first in the nation by a local government requiring condom use among porn stars, and is significant because L.A.s San Fernando Valley is the capital of the multibillion-dollar porn industry. Many porn companies have voiced opposition to the rule

Source:
http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/lanow/2012/01/landmark-condom-law-for-porn-filming-signed-by-la-mayor.html

Alien Hybrid Or Starchild Discovered In China 2012

A boy has stunned medics with his ability to see in pitch black with eyes that glow in the dark.

Doctors have studied Nong Youhui's amazing eyesight since hi...

Source:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xfs0R-7cS_s

Alien Hybrid Or Starchild Discovered In China 2012

A boy has stunned medics with his ability to see in pitch black with eyes that glow in the dark.

Doctors have studied Nong Youhui's amazing eyesight since hi...

Source:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xfs0R-7cS_s

Common Chemicals Stymie Vaccines

New research finds that chemicals commonly found in non-stick cookware, microwave popcorn bags and other manufactured goods may make childhood vaccines less effective, perhaps making it easier for certain diseases to spread through the population.

Source:
http://abcnews.go.com/Health/common-chemicals-make-childhood-vaccines-effective-study/story?id=15432478

An Athletes Guide to Chronic Knee Pain Review

I've just posted about An Athlete's Guide to Chronic Knee Pain on my other site - have a read...
An Athlete's Guide to Chronic Knee Pain, Theories and Solutions for Patellar Tendonitis, Jumpers Knee, and Patellar Tracking Problems.
Further info here :http://losing-fat.com/product-info-sheet/an-athletes-guide-to-chronic-knee-pain-review/

Microwave popcorn bag chemicals ruin vaccine efficacy

A group of compounds used in a variety of products, including water-resistant clothing and microwave popcorn, may prevent childhood vaccinations from working properly, a new study says.

Source:
http://vitals.msnbc.msn.com/_news/2012/01/24/10228048-microwave-popcorn-bag-chemicals-ruin-vaccine-efficacy

Microwave popcorn bag chemicals ruin vaccine efficacy

A group of compounds used in a variety of products, including water-resistant clothing and microwave popcorn, may prevent childhood vaccinations from working properly, a new study says.

Source:
http://vitals.msnbc.msn.com/_news/2012/01/24/10228048-microwave-popcorn-bag-chemicals-ruin-vaccine-efficacy

miércoles, 25 de enero de 2012

Dolphins May SleepTalk in Whale Song

Recordings of five captive dolphins mimicking whale songs at night could be evidence of the animals 'rehearsing' their days in their sleep.

Source:
http://www.livescience.com/18074-dolphins-sleep-talk-whale-song.html

Dolphins May SleepTalk in Whale Song

Recordings of five captive dolphins mimicking whale songs at night could be evidence of the animals 'rehearsing' their days in their sleep.

Source:
http://www.livescience.com/18074-dolphins-sleep-talk-whale-song.html

LiveLeakcom Man Left Dog On Leash Outside Of An Elevator

After the elevator ride the man was holding an unattached leash.

Source:
http://www.liveleak.com/view?i=a96_1327318490

LiveLeakcom Man Left Dog On Leash Outside Of An Elevator

After the elevator ride the man was holding an unattached leash.

Source:
http://www.liveleak.com/view?i=a96_1327318490

2 Live Crew to Reunite

2 Live Crew to Reunite...

2 Live Crew to Reunite

Source:
http://beckyminx.livejournal.com/1459705.html

2 Live Crew to Reunite

2 Live Crew to Reunite

2 Live Crew to Reunite...

Source:
http://beckyminx.livejournal.com/1459705.html

Who Were Fisher and Price

Who the heck were these guys, Fisher and Price?

Source:
http://www.mentalfloss.com/blogs/archives/114495

Bizarre floral tributes left by armed robber Thomas Curtiss grave include a cash machine

Five trucks full of tributes were laid for Thomas Curtis, 29, who carried out 1million worth of raids with his fellow gang members.

He was found hanged in prison in Norwich last month.

Source:
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2090594/Bizarre-floral-tributes-left-armed-robber-Thomas-Curtiss-grave-include-cash-machine.html

Bizarre floral tributes left by armed robber Thomas Curtiss grave include a cash machine

Five trucks full of tributes were laid for Thomas Curtis, 29, who carried out 1million worth of raids with his fellow gang members.

He was found hanged in prison in Norwich last month.

Source:
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2090594/Bizarre-floral-tributes-left-armed-robber-Thomas-Curtiss-grave-include-cash-machine.html

Once Again Believers Have it Wrong Atheists Dont Just Want Sex Drugs and Lack of Morality

As much as religion's defenders would like us to believe otherwise, there is no non-human moral authority.

Source:
http://www.alternet.org/belief/153836/once_again,_believers_have_it_wrong:_atheists_don't_just_want_sex,_drugs,_and_lack_of_morality/

Once Again Believers Have it Wrong Atheists Dont Just Want Sex Drugs and Lack of Morality

As much as religion's defenders would like us to believe otherwise, there is no non-human moral authority.

Source:
http://www.alternet.org/belief/153836/once_again,_believers_have_it_wrong:_atheists_don't_just_want_sex,_drugs,_and_lack_of_morality/

martes, 24 de enero de 2012

Richard Branson Its time to end the failed war on drugs

Treating addicts as criminals has done absolutely nothing to address this
crisis, writes Richard Branson.

Source:
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/crime/9031855/Its-time-to-end-the-failed-war-on-drugs.html

Richard Branson Its time to end the failed war on drugs

Treating addicts as criminals has done absolutely nothing to address this
crisis, writes Richard Branson.

Source:
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/crime/9031855/Its-time-to-end-the-failed-war-on-drugs.html

Which Kids Will Grow Out of Autism

Additional mental diagnoses may help explain why some kids stay autistic.

Source:
http://abcnews.go.com/Health/extra-disorders-explain-autism/story?id=15407183

18 Terrifying Videos of the Most Well Armed Kid on YouTube

We're hate SOPA and all that, but the CIA should probably take a look at these videos.

Source:
http://www.cracked.com/video_18321_18-terrifying-videos-most-well-armed-kid-youtube.html

18 Terrifying Videos of the Most Well Armed Kid on YouTube

We're hate SOPA and all that, but the CIA should probably take a look at these videos.

Source:
http://www.cracked.com/video_18321_18-terrifying-videos-most-well-armed-kid-youtube.html

Invisible War exposes widespread rape in US military

Rape in the American armed forces is an issue that has quietly been gathering attention over the past decade.

But it exploded with the power of suppressed fury at the Sundance festival's Friday afternoon screening of the documentary "The Invisible War," a devastating indictment of the government's inaction on the issue.

Source:
http://omg.yahoo.com/news/invisible-war-exposes-widespread-rape-u-military-222841940.html

This is the worst elementary school commute in the world

Here's a new candidate for the world's most precarious school commute.

Sorry, two-day Chinese mountaineering expedition. In the Indonesian village of Sanghiang Tanjung, flooding has damaged a 162-meter suspension bridge such that students are forced to shimmy across it at the risk of their own...

Source:
http://io9.com/5878119/this-is-the-worst-elementary-school-commute-in-the-world

This is the worst elementary school commute in the world

Here's a new candidate for the world's most precarious school commute.

Sorry, two-day Chinese mountaineering expedition. In the Indonesian village of Sanghiang Tanjung, flooding has damaged a 162-meter suspension bridge such that students are forced to shimmy across it at the risk of their own...

Source:
http://io9.com/5878119/this-is-the-worst-elementary-school-commute-in-the-world

Advantages of living in the dark The multiple evolution events of blind cavefish

The blind Mexican cavefish have not only lost their sight but have adapted to perpetual darkness by also losing their pigment and having altered sleep patterns. New research published in BioMed Central's open access journal BMC Evolutionary Biology shows that the cavefish are an example of convergent evolution, with several populations repeatedly, and independently, losing their sight and pigmentation.

Via: http://www.physorg.com

Advantages of living in the dark The multiple evolution events of blind cavefish

The blind Mexican cavefish have not only lost their sight but have adapted to perpetual darkness by also losing their pigment and having altered sleep patterns. New research published in BioMed Central's open access journal BMC Evolutionary Biology shows that the cavefish are an example of convergent evolution, with several populations repeatedly, and independently, losing their sight and pigmentation.

Via: http://www.physorg.com

lunes, 23 de enero de 2012

GSpot Does Not Exist Without A Doubt Say Researchers

Many women swear they have one, but a new review of 60 years of sex research shows science still can't definitively find the G-spot.

Researchers have used surveys, imaging scans and biopsies of women, all trying to locate and define the presumably orgasmic area on the vaginal wall known as the G-spot.

Source:
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/01/19/g-spot-does-not-exist_n_1215822.html

GSpot Does Not Exist Without A Doubt Say Researchers

Many women swear they have one, but a new review of 60 years of sex research shows science still can't definitively find the G-spot.

Researchers have used surveys, imaging scans and biopsies of women, all trying to locate and define the presumably orgasmic area on the vaginal wall known as the G-spot.

Source:
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/01/19/g-spot-does-not-exist_n_1215822.html

I saw The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo with my mom It was awkward

I saw "The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo" with my mom and got to feel awkward shame over being accidentally turned on by rape scenes.

I can't help it that my vagina is a serial killer.

Source:
http://www.vice.com/read/kellys-krush-korner-rooney-mara

I saw The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo with my mom It was awkward

I saw "The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo" with my mom and got to feel awkward shame over being accidentally turned on by rape scenes.

I can't help it that my vagina is a serial killer.

Source:
http://www.vice.com/read/kellys-krush-korner-rooney-mara

Veteran In Need Of New Kidney Accidentally Buys Lottery Ticket Wins 143 Million

By the time Napoleon Elvord found last week's winning Megabucks ticket, he had been a millionaire for three days.

It wasn't until being urged by the manager of the Madison, Wisconsin Mobil station where he gets coffee "several times a day" that Elvord, a veteran currently waiting for a new kidney,...

Source:
http://gawker.com/5878205/veteran-in-need-of-new-kidney-accidentally-buys-lottery-ticket-wins-143-million

Mountain Goats John Darnielle Discusses the Satan Record

Mountain Goats' John Darnielle Discusses the 'Satan Record'...

Mountain Goats John Darnielle Discusses the Satan Record

Source:
http://beckyminx.livejournal.com/1456853.html

Images of Hells Angels taken after photographer infiltrated famously secretive club in 1965 seen for first time

The pictures, now published by Life magazine, were taken at a time when the roar of a Harley Davidson and the sight of shaggy-haired bikers was still new and frightening for the average citizen.

Source:
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2089983/Images-Hells-Angels-taken-photographer-infiltrated-famously-secretive-club-1965-seen-time.html

Author Andrew Keen cries out against Facebook and lost privacy

Im here as a crier, raising my voice in defense of lost privacy,� entrepreneur and author Andrew Keen said, directly attacking Facebook COO Sheryl Sandbergs expressed views on identity and privacy.

Source:
http://venturebeat.com/2012/01/22/digital-vertigo/

Diet and specific nutrients prevent brain shrinkage and lower Alzheimers disease risk

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Diet and specific nutrients prevent brain shrinkage and lower Alzheimers disease risk

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domingo, 22 de enero de 2012

Top 10 Tools for Finding and Moving into a Great New Home

Whether you want to rent or buy, finding a new home can be pretty tough without a little help.

Thanks to the internet, that help is freely available.

Source:
http://lifehacker.com/5878096/top-10-tools-for-finding-and-moving-into-a-great-new-home

WATCH Mind blowing daynight timelapses of Yosemite

Here is a timelapse that does justice to the massive majesty of Yosemite.

Source:
http://matadornetwork.com/tv/yosemite-hd-will-blow-your-mind/

Great Blue Hole off the coast of Belize Pic

Great Blue Hole, off the coast of Belize (Pic)

Source:
http://i.imgur.com/PkLOi.jpg

Great Blue Hole off the coast of Belize Pic

Great Blue Hole, off the coast of Belize (Pic)

Source:
http://i.imgur.com/PkLOi.jpg

Lagging Sex Life Try Sleeping In Separate Beds

A new trend finds that more and more couples are choosing to sleep in separate beds, which helps them stay sane and spicy in the bedroom.

Source:
http://www.limelife.com/blog-entry/Lagging-Sex-Life-Try-Sleeping-In-Separate-Beds/138471.html

Lagging Sex Life Try Sleeping In Separate Beds

A new trend finds that more and more couples are choosing to sleep in separate beds, which helps them stay sane and spicy in the bedroom.

Source:
http://www.limelife.com/blog-entry/Lagging-Sex-Life-Try-Sleeping-In-Separate-Beds/138471.html

Apple America and a Squeezed Middle Class

Apple once bragged that its products were made in America.

But it has since shifted its immense manufacturing work overseas, posing questions about what corporate America owes Americans.

Source:
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/01/22/business/apple-america-and-a-squeezed-middle-class.html?pagewanted=all

Apple America and a Squeezed Middle Class

Apple once bragged that its products were made in America.

But it has since shifted its immense manufacturing work overseas, posing questions about what corporate America owes Americans.

Source:
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/01/22/business/apple-america-and-a-squeezed-middle-class.html?pagewanted=all

sábado, 21 de enero de 2012

Is Swedens ClassroomFree School the Future of Learning

The traditional setup of school classrooms�straight rows of desks with accompanying chairs�doesn't do much to foster creativity or collaboration.

Many experts have proposed redesigning classroom furniture, but a Swedish school system wants to take things a step further. Vittra, which operates 30 schools in Sweden, is seeking to ensure learning takes place everywhere on campus by eliminating classrooms altogether.

Source:
http://www.good.is/post/is-sweden-s-classroom-free-school-the-future-of-learning/

Are Interactive Windows For Rear Seat Passengers In Your Future

General Motors Research and Development challenged students and researchers at Israels Bezalel Academy of Art and Design to create new ways to enhance the driving experience for rear seat passengers, particularly children.

Source:
http://www.motorauthority.com/news/1071899_are-interactive-windows-for-rear-seat-passengers-in-your-future

Are Interactive Windows For Rear Seat Passengers In Your Future

General Motors Research and Development challenged students and researchers at Israels Bezalel Academy of Art and Design to create new ways to enhance the driving experience for rear seat passengers, particularly children.

Source:
http://www.motorauthority.com/news/1071899_are-interactive-windows-for-rear-seat-passengers-in-your-future

Green Light for Heart Patients Having Sex Is Safe Unless Youre Cheating

Good news: Sex is safe for most heart patients.

If you're healthy enough to walk up two flights of stairs without chest pain or gasping for breath, you can have a love life.

Source:
http://healthland.time.com/2012/01/20/green-light-for-heart-patients-having-sex-is-safe-unless-youre-cheating/

Green Light for Heart Patients Having Sex Is Safe Unless Youre Cheating

Good news: Sex is safe for most heart patients.

If you're healthy enough to walk up two flights of stairs without chest pain or gasping for breath, you can have a love life.

Source:
http://healthland.time.com/2012/01/20/green-light-for-heart-patients-having-sex-is-safe-unless-youre-cheating/

The boss was right being workaholics good for you

They have been lambasted for their long working hours, for taking their laptops on holiday and obsessively checking their emails.

But now there is good news for workaholics everywhere � their fixation with work is not necessarily a bad thing.

Source:
http://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/health-and-families/health-news/the-boss-was-right-being-workaholics-good-for-you-6291564.html

The boss was right being workaholics good for you

They have been lambasted for their long working hours, for taking their laptops on holiday and obsessively checking their emails.

But now there is good news for workaholics everywhere � their fixation with work is not necessarily a bad thing.

Source:
http://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/health-and-families/health-news/the-boss-was-right-being-workaholics-good-for-you-6291564.html

78 Mayors from across the country announce coalition to support marriage equality

Seventy eight mayors from across the country join in chorus to defend equality for all by uniting with LGBT group Freedom to Marry called Mayors for Freedom to Marry.

While citing the advancement of civil rights and equal treatment for all Americans, they began a bipartisan coalition of Mayors to highlight this cause.

Source:
http://freakoutnation.com/2012/01/20/78-mayors-from-across-the-country-announce-coalition-to-support-marriage-equality/

78 Mayors from across the country announce coalition to support marriage equality

Seventy eight mayors from across the country join in chorus to defend equality for all by uniting with LGBT group Freedom to Marry called Mayors for Freedom to Marry.

While citing the advancement of civil rights and equal treatment for all Americans, they began a bipartisan coalition of Mayors to highlight this cause.

Source:
http://freakoutnation.com/2012/01/20/78-mayors-from-across-the-country-announce-coalition-to-support-marriage-equality/

Extinct monkey rediscovered in Borneo by new expedition

An international team of scientists has found one of the rarest and least known primates in Borneo, Miller's Grizzled Langur, a species which was believed to be extinct or on the verge of extinction. The team's findings, published in the American Journal of Primatology, confirms the continued existence of this endangered monkey and reveals that it lives in an area where it was previously not known to exist.

Via: http://www.physorg.com

Extinct monkey rediscovered in Borneo by new expedition

An international team of scientists has found one of the rarest and least known primates in Borneo, Miller's Grizzled Langur, a species which was believed to be extinct or on the verge of extinction. The team's findings, published in the American Journal of Primatology, confirms the continued existence of this endangered monkey and reveals that it lives in an area where it was previously not known to exist.

Via: http://www.physorg.com

viernes, 20 de enero de 2012

The Orchid Olympics

Orchids are seducers.

They trick animals into pollinating them and usually give nothing in exchange. Breeders from 19 countries put their creations to the test at the World Conference..

Source:
http://www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/The-Orchid-Olympics.html

The Orchid Olympics

Orchids are seducers.

They trick animals into pollinating them and usually give nothing in exchange. Breeders from 19 countries put their creations to the test at the World Conference..

Source:
http://www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/The-Orchid-Olympics.html

JayZ Reopens 4040 Club With StarStudded Bash

Jay-Z Reopens 40/40 Club With Star-Studded Bash...

JayZ Reopens 4040 Club With StarStudded Bash

Source:
http://beckyminx.livejournal.com/1452164.html

JayZ Reopens 4040 Club With StarStudded Bash

JayZ Reopens 4040 Club With StarStudded Bash

Jay-Z Reopens 40/40 Club With Star-Studded Bash...

Source:
http://beckyminx.livejournal.com/1452164.html

GM tallies 903M sales in 2011 remains worlds largest automaker

Not quite all the results are in yet, but its safe to say that General Motors will hold onto its title as the world's largest automaker with 9.03 million global sales in 2011 - if you go by the General's somewhat controversial counting method.

Toy

Source:
http://www.leftlanenews.com/gm-tallies-9-03m-sales-in-2011-remains-worlds-largest-automaker.html

23 BurgerRelated Crimes

We already know that people are willing to get creative when it comes to getting that last taco before closing time or desecrating your girlfriend's grave using nothing more than taco wrappers, but what about in the name of the holy burger? Crimes at Burger King, Mcdonald's, and Wendy's are just as plentiful and just as crazy.

Source:
http://www.popcrunch.com/23-burger-related-crimes/

The Stalking of the President

Guiteau said he wanted to kill President Garfield in an American manner.

He passed up several opportunities before he thought the time was right.

Source:
http://blogs.smithsonianmag.com/history/2012/01/the-stalking-of-the-president/

The Stalking of the President

Guiteau said he wanted to kill President Garfield in an American manner.

He passed up several opportunities before he thought the time was right.

Source:
http://blogs.smithsonianmag.com/history/2012/01/the-stalking-of-the-president/

How Coffee Changed America

Coffee also has a complex relationship with culture and the environment.

Done right,� in traditional shade-grown operations, coffee can help preserve valuable semi-forest and forest habitat. It can provide work for rural people and is a primary export of many developing countries

Source:
http://newswatch.nationalgeographic.com/2012/01/19/coffee-changed-america-infographic/

How Coffee Changed America

Coffee also has a complex relationship with culture and the environment.

Done right,� in traditional shade-grown operations, coffee can help preserve valuable semi-forest and forest habitat. It can provide work for rural people and is a primary export of many developing countries

Source:
http://newswatch.nationalgeographic.com/2012/01/19/coffee-changed-america-infographic/

jueves, 19 de enero de 2012

Majority of Canadians support legalizing or decriminalizing marijuana new poll suggests Canada News National Post

Released on Tuesday, the poll suggests 66% of Canadians are in favour of the legalization or decriminalization of marijuana, with just 20% supporting leaving the laws as they are now

Source:
http://news.nationalpost.com/2012/01/17/majority-of-canadians-support-legalizing-or-decriminalizing-marijuana-new-poll-suggests/

Breaking news cancer drugs make tumors more aggressive and deadly

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35 years ago this Thursday it snowed in Miami

This story was first published in The Miami Herald on Jan.19, 2007 to mark the 30th anniversary of the historic event.

The rare event remains a special memory for those who witnessed it. Hurricanes come and go, but snow in Miami? That's once in a lifetime.

Read more here: http://www.miamiherald.com/2012/01/17/2594780/35-years-ago-this-wednesday-it.html#storylink=cpy

Source:
http://www.miamiherald.com/2012/01/17/2594780/35-years-ago-this-wednesday-it.html

35 years ago this Thursday it snowed in Miami

This story was first published in The Miami Herald on Jan.19, 2007 to mark the 30th anniversary of the historic event.

The rare event remains a special memory for those who witnessed it. Hurricanes come and go, but snow in Miami? That's once in a lifetime.

Read more here: http://www.miamiherald.com/2012/01/17/2594780/35-years-ago-this-wednesday-it.html#storylink=cpy

Source:
http://www.miamiherald.com/2012/01/17/2594780/35-years-ago-this-wednesday-it.html

How to Prioritize When Everything Is Important

You know that sinking feeling you have when there's too much on your plate? When you try to tackle your tasks by priority, but it feels like everything's important? Don't get overwhelmed�it's a problem that everyone faces at some point or another, and while it's difficult to skillfully juggle multiple priorities and competing responsibilities, it's not impossible.

Source:
http://lifehacker.com/5877111/how-to-prioritize-when-everything-is-important

Elton Johns Husband Madonna Is Embarrassing and Desperate

Elton John's Husband: Madonna Is 'Embarrassing' and 'Desperate'...

Via: http://www.rollingstone.com

miércoles, 18 de enero de 2012

Seven Health Myths Debunked

I grew up eating carrots.

Whether I liked them or not was of no interest to my mom; she prepared them chopped, cooked, cold, and pretty much any other way you can imagine because according to her, carrots would decrease my chances of needing glasses.

Source:
http://www.divinecaroline.com/22178/59366-seven-health-myths-debunked

When Did Americans Lose Their British Accents

How and when Americans stopped talking like the British?

Source:
http://www.mentalfloss.com/blogs/archives/113640

Why Smart Women Watch Love The Bachelor

Confession time: I watched "The Bachelor" ... and I liked it.

I've been hopelessly and unfortunately trapped in the series' web of tears, overly-earnest declarations of love and tacky dresses -- and I'm far from alone.

Source:
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/emma-gray/the-bachelor-why-women-watch_b_1200446.html

Why Smart Women Watch Love The Bachelor

Confession time: I watched "The Bachelor" ... and I liked it.

I've been hopelessly and unfortunately trapped in the series' web of tears, overly-earnest declarations of love and tacky dresses -- and I'm far from alone.

Source:
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/emma-gray/the-bachelor-why-women-watch_b_1200446.html

Pastor and wife get cosy on the roof of their church as they tell worshippers to have more sex

Reverend Ed Young and wife Lisa snuggled up on top of the Fellowship Church in Grapevine, Texas for a 24 bed-in that they are calling a 'Sexperiment'.

Source:
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2087652/Pastor-wife-cosy-roof-church-tell-worshippers-sex.html

Pastor and wife get cosy on the roof of their church as they tell worshippers to have more sex

Reverend Ed Young and wife Lisa snuggled up on top of the Fellowship Church in Grapevine, Texas for a 24 bed-in that they are calling a 'Sexperiment'.

Source:
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2087652/Pastor-wife-cosy-roof-church-tell-worshippers-sex.html

Until 2009 the human clitoris was an absolute mystery

Humans have been studying one another sexually for thousands upon thousands of years.

Yet for all that time spent diligently exploring one another's anatomies, there remain many features of the human form that, until very recently, have gone uncharted �

Source:
http://io9.com/5876335/until-2009-the-human-clitoris-was-an-absolute-mystery

martes, 17 de enero de 2012

Intermittent lowcarbohydrate diets more effective than standard diets

A new study coming from a team of scientists at the Genesis Prevention Center, University Hospital in South Manchester, England reveals that intermittent, low-carb diets are more efficient in reducing weight and insulin blood levels than regular diets. High levels of...

Intermittent lowcarbohydrate diets  more effective than standard diets

Source:
http://beckyminx.livejournal.com/1448828.html

How Guys Feel About Sex With Virgins

Welcome back to Guysourcing, where a panel of helpful gentlemen answer your questions! This week, by reader request, we posed this question: "What are your thoughts about having sex with virgins?

Source:
http://jezebel.com/5875854/how-guys-feel-about-sex-with-virgins

How Guys Feel About Sex With Virgins

Welcome back to Guysourcing, where a panel of helpful gentlemen answer your questions! This week, by reader request, we posed this question: "What are your thoughts about having sex with virgins?

Source:
http://jezebel.com/5875854/how-guys-feel-about-sex-with-virgins

Police Brutality Handled the Way It Should Be

Earlier this morning . .

I saw this great act of humanity. Sharing this video to your Facebook wall or Twitter could help prevent Rodney King-like incidents!

Source:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JrwaARK7baU

Rep Norm Dicks Wants to Put a Stranglehold on Burmese Pythons

Burmese pythons are multiplying and spreading at an alarming rate.

There are tens of thousands of them in Florida, alone....

Source:
http://blogs.seattleweekly.com/dailyweekly/2012/01/rep_norm_nicks_wants_to_put_a.php

Rep Norm Dicks Wants to Put a Stranglehold on Burmese Pythons

Burmese pythons are multiplying and spreading at an alarming rate.

There are tens of thousands of them in Florida, alone....

Source:
http://blogs.seattleweekly.com/dailyweekly/2012/01/rep_norm_nicks_wants_to_put_a.php

Cleared for Takeoff Rhode Island Bakery Creates TSA Compliant Cupcake

Who knew cupcakes were a security threat? The saga has inspired one bakery to create a security-safe confection.

Source:
http://newsfeed.time.com/2012/01/15/cleared-for-takeoff-rhode-island-bakery-creates-tsa-compliant-cupcake/

Cleared for Takeoff Rhode Island Bakery Creates TSA Compliant Cupcake

Who knew cupcakes were a security threat? The saga has inspired one bakery to create a security-safe confection.

Source:
http://newsfeed.time.com/2012/01/15/cleared-for-takeoff-rhode-island-bakery-creates-tsa-compliant-cupcake/

Richard Dawkins celebrates a victory over creationists

Free schools that teach 'intelligent design' as science will lose funding

Source:
http://www.guardian.co.uk/education/2012/jan/15/free-schools-creationism-intelligent-design

lunes, 16 de enero de 2012

The 25 Cheapest Cities in the US Where a Dollar Goes Farther

Rising gas, food, and health-care costs have some Americans wondering where their dollars can do more.

Price data collected over the last year by the Council for Community & Economic Research (C2ER)�a group in Arlington, Va., that tracks housing, transport, health-care, grocery, and other costs in more than 340 urban areas around the country�shows that Texas, Tennessee, Oklahoma, and Arkansas are home to many of the least-expensive places in

Source:
http://images.businessweek.com/slideshows/20110616/the-25-cheapest-cities-in-the-u-s-/

The 25 Cheapest Cities in the US Where a Dollar Goes Farther

Rising gas, food, and health-care costs have some Americans wondering where their dollars can do more.

Price data collected over the last year by the Council for Community & Economic Research (C2ER)�a group in Arlington, Va., that tracks housing, transport, health-care, grocery, and other costs in more than 340 urban areas around the country�shows that Texas, Tennessee, Oklahoma, and Arkansas are home to many of the least-expensive places in

Source:
http://images.businessweek.com/slideshows/20110616/the-25-cheapest-cities-in-the-u-s-/

Radioactive tissue holders found at Bed Bath Beyond reveal hypocrisy of failed national security

The Dual Ridge Metal Boutique tissue boxes sold at Bed, Bath & Beyond stores have been discovered to be radioactive. Made with the extremely dangerous material used to blast cancer tumors with radiation -- cobalt-60 -- they emit gamma rays that are known to cause both...

Radioactive tissue holders found at Bed Bath  Beyond reveal hypocrisy of failed national security

Source:
http://beckyminx.livejournal.com/1446458.html

Radioactive tissue holders found at Bed Bath Beyond reveal hypocrisy of failed national security

Radioactive tissue holders found at Bed Bath  Beyond reveal hypocrisy of failed national security

The Dual Ridge Metal Boutique tissue boxes sold at Bed, Bath & Beyond stores have been discovered to be radioactive. Made with the extremely dangerous material used to blast cancer tumors with radiation -- cobalt-60 -- they emit gamma rays that are known to cause both...

Source:
http://beckyminx.livejournal.com/1446458.html

High school removes doors from bathrooms to prevent students from having sex in them

McKinney North High School in Texas removed the front door from bathrooms last week.

They say it's in effort to prevent fights, but students insist it's because classmates were using the stalls for trysts.

Source:
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2086501/High-school-removes-doors-bathrooms-prevent-students-having-sex-them.html

Men Spend The Big Bucks When Women Are Scarce

A recent study finds that when men perceive that there are few women, they'll spend more money.

Source:
http://www.scientificamerican.com/podcast/episode.cfm?id=men-spend-the-big-bucks-when-women-12-01-14

40 Inch Diet

Shut up. Lift. Get stronger. Dominate. Sports coach and nutritionist Ryan Munsey helps you unleash the beast within to increase your strength instantly.
The customers have given this one a low rating which means its probably best avoided. ... You'll probably find a better fat-burner by looking at...
Read all about it here :http://losing-fat.com/product-info-sheet/40-inch-diet-review/

Bargaining for a Childs Love

Before our network of bureaucracies, old-age care wasnt a given; parents used the promise of an inheritance to ensure support.

Source:
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/01/15/opinion/sunday/bargaining-for-a-childs-love.html?pagewanted=all

Bargaining for a Childs Love

Before our network of bureaucracies, old-age care wasnt a given; parents used the promise of an inheritance to ensure support.

Source:
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/01/15/opinion/sunday/bargaining-for-a-childs-love.html?pagewanted=all

Purple flowers in the Badlands Utah

Purple flowers in the Badlands, Utah

Source:
http://i.imgur.com/dfFKQ.jpg

Purple flowers in the Badlands Utah

Purple flowers in the Badlands, Utah

Source:
http://i.imgur.com/dfFKQ.jpg

Miracle food Cherries can help reverse gout and arthritis inflammation

Did you know that cherries can lower levels of inflammation in the body drastically enough to actually alleviate arthritis symptoms and reduce your risk of cardiovascular disease and diabetes? It doesn't even take a super-powerful extract to feel the effect; powdered...

Via: http://www.naturalnews.com

domingo, 15 de enero de 2012

Six feared dead and thousands evacuated as cruise ship hits rocks off coast of Italy

Six people were feared to have died and thousands have been evacuated from a luxury cruise ship on Friday after it ran aground and began to sink off the coast of Italy.

Source:
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/europe/italy/9014743/Six-feared-dead-and-thousands-evacuated-as-cruise-ship-hits-rocks-off-coast-of-Italy.html

The Worlds Most Fattening Foods

The U.S. is one of the few countries needing the creation of extra wide theater seats and super-sized� ambulances to accommodate our gargantuan appetites and growing girth.

So, its no surprise that the U.S. is leading the way in obesity � but it certainly isnt alone at the smorgasbord. A list of the worlds most fattening foods contains several indulgent dishes from outside our bulging borders.

Source:
http://blog.koldcast.tv/2012/koldcast-news/the-worlds-most-fattening-foods/

Driver texting passenger in fatal crash sent to prison

A La Pine driver was sentenced Wednesday to more than two years in prison for a fatal crash near Bend that occurred while he was texting his girlfriend who was sitting next to him.

Source:
http://www.kgw.com/news/local/Texting-driver-sent-to-prison-for-fatal-Bend-crash-137185053.html

Prayer in Public Schools an Essential Right Except for Muslims

Apparently its ultra-super important for Christian kids to be able to pray at school but not so much for Muslim kids.

Well get to that in a minute; first lets make clear how the whole prayer in school thing works.

Its not that kids cant pray, no matter what the Religious Right tells you. They can. They just cant do it with the support of the school, because thats a violation of the First Amendments Establishment Clause. T

Source:
http://www.politicususa.com/en/prayer-in-public-schools-an-essential-right-except-for-muslims

Are UN soldiers responsible for bring deadly cholera superbug to the Americas Scientists say yes

The devastating earthquake that slammed Haiti back in January 2010 obviously left the poverty-stricken country in even worse economic and infrastructural shape than it was prior to the disaster. But the arrival of United Nations peacekeepers shortly thereafter made...

Via: http://www.naturalnews.com

Are UN soldiers responsible for bring deadly cholera superbug to the Americas Scientists say yes

The devastating earthquake that slammed Haiti back in January 2010 obviously left the poverty-stricken country in even worse economic and infrastructural shape than it was prior to the disaster. But the arrival of United Nations peacekeepers shortly thereafter made...

Via: http://www.naturalnews.com

Lucky Catch for 57 Dollars

My little brother and I were counting my cash one day so I decided to let him have a little fun.

I told him that he can keep whatever money he catches... He ...

Source:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WLD2-uYIjCs

Lucky Catch for 57 Dollars

My little brother and I were counting my cash one day so I decided to let him have a little fun.

I told him that he can keep whatever money he catches... He ...

Source:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WLD2-uYIjCs

sábado, 14 de enero de 2012

Iraqi woman 111 sworn in as US citizen

An Iraqi native has become a U.S. citizen at age 111.

Source:
http://news.yahoo.com/iraqi-woman-111-sworn-us-citizen-220432812.html

People who cheat at social games are three times more likely to cheat in real life

The survey looked at the habits of more than 1,200 adult consumers.

Of those who admit cheating, the stats are telling. About 48 percent of them admit to cheating in real life as well.

Source:
http://venturebeat.com/2012/01/11/people-who-cheat-at-social-games-are-three-times-more-likely-to-cheat-in-real-life/

The Complete Guide To Every Corvette Model

The everyman's high-performance car has seen a lot since 1953.

Here's every 'Vette that Chevy has ever produced.

Source:
http://www.complex.com/rides/2012/01/the-complete-guide-to-every-corvette-model

Autonomous Driving Traffic Jam Assistant Coming To Audi A8

At the Consumer Electronics Show taking place in Las Vegas this week Audi announced a bold new technology coming to its A8 flagship sedan within the next couple of years:

Source:
http://www.motorauthority.com/news/1071685_autonomous-driving-traffic-jam-assistant-coming-to-audi-a8

Autonomous Driving Traffic Jam Assistant Coming To Audi A8

At the Consumer Electronics Show taking place in Las Vegas this week Audi announced a bold new technology coming to its A8 flagship sedan within the next couple of years:

Source:
http://www.motorauthority.com/news/1071685_autonomous-driving-traffic-jam-assistant-coming-to-audi-a8

Cosmic Love 10 Smoking Ladies from Outer Space [PICS]

They look so convincingly human.

Source:
http://www.thesmokingjacket.com/entertainment/cosmic-love-10-smoking-ladies-from-outer-space

Cosmic Love 10 Smoking Ladies from Outer Space [PICS]

They look so convincingly human.

Source:
http://www.thesmokingjacket.com/entertainment/cosmic-love-10-smoking-ladies-from-outer-space

viernes, 13 de enero de 2012

Sex Toy Company To Donate High Tech Dildos To Military Wives

Military families have it rough during wartime.

One family member has to be thousands of miles away trying to kill people for months or years on end; the o

Source:
http://socialhype.com/tech-talk/sex-toy-company-to-donate-high-tech-dildos-to-military-wives/

Sex Toy Company To Donate High Tech Dildos To Military Wives

Military families have it rough during wartime.

One family member has to be thousands of miles away trying to kill people for months or years on end; the o

Source:
http://socialhype.com/tech-talk/sex-toy-company-to-donate-high-tech-dildos-to-military-wives/

7 Creepiest Abandoned Japanese Love Hotels

Once the playground of couples and people keen to indulge in pleasures of the flesh, these Japanese love hotels are now left abandoned and decaying...

Source:
http://www.environmentalgraffiti.com/news-love-hotels-soaplands-and-other-japanese-sex-hotel-ruins

Watch A Moron Destroy His Lamborghini In A Street Race

Is there any vehicle that screams, "The only thing that makes my penis look impressive is my driving skill," more than a bright green Lamborghini Gallardo?

Source:
http://jalopnik.com/5875166/watch-a-moron-destroy-his-lamborghini-in-a-street-race

Sinead OConnor Tweets for Help After Suicide Attempt

Sinead O'Connor Tweets for Help After Suicide Attempt...

Via: http://www.rollingstone.com

Sinead OConnor Tweets for Help After Suicide Attempt

Sinead O'Connor Tweets for Help After Suicide Attempt...

Via: http://www.rollingstone.com

Ten ways to tell a medical marijuana dispensary is a drug dealers house

Late last month, Colorado Springs police busted 28-year-olds Peter Mattaroo and Kristine Bauer for allegedly operating a fake medical marijuana dispensary out of their apartment on Lionstone Drive.

Source:
http://blogs.westword.com/latestword/2012/01/medical_marijuana_dispensary_drug_dealers_house.php

Ten ways to tell a medical marijuana dispensary is a drug dealers house

Late last month, Colorado Springs police busted 28-year-olds Peter Mattaroo and Kristine Bauer for allegedly operating a fake medical marijuana dispensary out of their apartment on Lionstone Drive.

Source:
http://blogs.westword.com/latestword/2012/01/medical_marijuana_dispensary_drug_dealers_house.php

Colorado The Frontline of 420 in America

While activists in some states are trying to get a medical marijuana initiative on their November 2012 ballots and others arent even close to convincing their respective states of such a radical� idea, activists in Colorado are leading the charge for legalization of recreational use.

Source:
http://www.brobible.com/bronews/story/colorado-frontline-420-in-america

Health Basics Ecigarettes are you trading one bad habit for another

Health Basics Ecigarettes are you trading one bad habit for another

There are currently no regulations whatsoever of the ingredients in e-cigs, and no age restrictions for purchasing them either. This "hot" new product is marketed to children, teens and adults, and is sold in shopping malls at kiosks and on hundreds of websites.Nicotine...

Source:
http://beckyminx.livejournal.com/1440626.html

Health Basics Ecigarettes are you trading one bad habit for another

There are currently no regulations whatsoever of the ingredients in e-cigs, and no age restrictions for purchasing them either. This "hot" new product is marketed to children, teens and adults, and is sold in shopping malls at kiosks and on hundreds of websites.Nicotine...

Health Basics Ecigarettes are you trading one bad habit for another

Source:
http://beckyminx.livejournal.com/1440626.html

jueves, 12 de enero de 2012

How to Throw an EcoConscious Party

Party planning can be overwhelming, but dont let your environmentalism fall by the wayside in the interest of convenience.

Your party can demonstrate your interest in all things green and ...

Source:
http://greenliving.nationalgeographic.com/throw-ecoconscious-party-2208.html

Mayor Bloomberg Plans To Limit Alcohol Salestalk about a Nanny State

Welcome to Bloombergistan.

Cocktails for me, but not for thee. Don't drink don't smoke - what do you do? Big Brother is controlling you!
Goody two, Goody two, Goody Goody two shoes.
What's next. Sexual positions? The missionary will only be allowed in your bedroom. Watch out. A government camera will be following you.

Source:
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/01/11/mayor-bloomberg-plans-to-limit-alcohol_n_1199100.html

Mayor Bloomberg Plans To Limit Alcohol Salestalk about a Nanny State

Welcome to Bloombergistan.

Cocktails for me, but not for thee. Don't drink don't smoke - what do you do? Big Brother is controlling you!
Goody two, Goody two, Goody Goody two shoes.
What's next. Sexual positions? The missionary will only be allowed in your bedroom. Watch out. A government camera will be following you.

Source:
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/01/11/mayor-bloomberg-plans-to-limit-alcohol_n_1199100.html

9 Of The Most Profitable New Years Resolutions

Adopting nine of the most popular new year's resolutions could save you 12,000 a year.

If you quit smoking, for example, you could save 2,555 annually.

Source:
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/finance/personalfinance/9004458/Money-saving-tips-The-most-profitable-new-years-resolutions.html

We Gave a Loving Home to a Romanian Orphan Now Hes Studying at Oxford University

With 40,000 children still in vile homes, here's how adoption can work.

Source:
http://www.thesun.co.uk/sol/homepage/woman/parenting/4044890/Romanian-orphans-adopted-by-British-families-in-the-1990s-show-how-their-lives-changed-for-the-better.html

We Gave a Loving Home to a Romanian Orphan Now Hes Studying at Oxford University

With 40,000 children still in vile homes, here's how adoption can work.

Source:
http://www.thesun.co.uk/sol/homepage/woman/parenting/4044890/Romanian-orphans-adopted-by-British-families-in-the-1990s-show-how-their-lives-changed-for-the-better.html

Entire DNA sequence now available for 1000

An American company is offering clients the chance to have their entire genetic sequence of DNA read for $1,000 (646).

Source:
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/science/science-news/9004186/Entire-DNA-sequence-now-available-for-less-than-700.html

Entire DNA sequence now available for 1000

An American company is offering clients the chance to have their entire genetic sequence of DNA read for $1,000 (646).

Source:
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/science/science-news/9004186/Entire-DNA-sequence-now-available-for-less-than-700.html

The Love Handle Cure

Weight loss heaven - a low-calorie product that keeps the weight off. You should add it to the top of your short list. ... Although......
Discover how to finally get rid of love handles once and for all. Learn these 3 secrets that nobody else wants to share with you.
Further info here :http://losing-fat.com/product-info-sheet/the-love-handle-cure-review/

Australian airlines reject fat tax

Calls for overweight passengers to pay a surcharge to fly with Australian airlines fell flat Thursday with the major carriers all rejecting the idea.

Via: http://medicalxpress.com

miércoles, 11 de enero de 2012

6 Techniques for Remembering Dreams

We dream about every hour and a half and the longest dreams last from thirty to forty-five minutes.

One would think that so many dreams unfolding each time we sleep would leave a more lasting impression. So why dont they? They can�if youre willing to do a little work. If you want to tap into your subconscious and start recalling your dreams, these tips will help get you started.

Source:
http://www.divinecaroline.com/22202/60743-six-techniques-remembering-dreams

Irish authority warns of dangerous online diet pills this New Year

The Irish Medicines Board (IMB) issued a warning this past Wednesday to consumers of diet pills containing the ingredient Sibutramine.

Consumers were advised to destroy any of the slimming products they may have that has the ingredient and to stop taking it immediately.

Source:
http://www.irishcentral.com/news/Irish-authority-warns-of-dangerous-online-diet-pills-this-New-Year-136931963.html

Irish authority warns of dangerous online diet pills this New Year

The Irish Medicines Board (IMB) issued a warning this past Wednesday to consumers of diet pills containing the ingredient Sibutramine.

Consumers were advised to destroy any of the slimming products they may have that has the ingredient and to stop taking it immediately.

Source:
http://www.irishcentral.com/news/Irish-authority-warns-of-dangerous-online-diet-pills-this-New-Year-136931963.html

Undocumented Immigrant Who Helped Police Solve Murder Now Facing Deportation

An undocumented immigrant who came forward to help police solve a high-profile murder is being rewarded for his bravery by being deported.

Police informant Charbel Chehoud finds himself behind bars and may be sent back to Lebanon as early as tomorrow:

Source:
http://thinkprogress.org/justice/2012/01/10/401261/undocumented-immigrant-who-helped-police-solve-murder-now-facing-deportation/

Binge Drinkers Hit The Bar Once a Week Get Wasted US Health Officials Concerned

America, we've got a problem.

The first step is admitting it: More than 38 million of us binge drink about four times a month (only?), having as many as 8 drinks in a sitting (lightweights).

More than 38 million of us binge drink about four...

Source:
http://blogs.laweekly.com/informer/2012/01/drinking_binge_alcohol_38_million.php

Carrie Underwood Rescues Abandoned Dog Along Highway

Carrie Underwood Rescues Abandoned Dog Along Highway...

Via: http://www.rollingstone.com

Nicotine gums patches nasal sprays do not help people quit cigarettes

In the science of the bleedin' obvious....GUMS, patches and nasal sprays that supply smokers with nicotine do not help people quit cigarettes over the long term any better than going it alone, a US study says.

Source:
http://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/news/breaking-news/nicotine-therapy-doesnt-help-quit-study/story-e6freuyi-1226240440047

Nicotine gums patches nasal sprays do not help people quit cigarettes

In the science of the bleedin' obvious....GUMS, patches and nasal sprays that supply smokers with nicotine do not help people quit cigarettes over the long term any better than going it alone, a US study says.

Source:
http://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/news/breaking-news/nicotine-therapy-doesnt-help-quit-study/story-e6freuyi-1226240440047

martes, 10 de enero de 2012

Ol Dirty Bastards FBI File Revealed

Ol Dirty Bastards FBI File Revealed

Ol' Dirty Bastard's FBI File Revealed...

Source:
http://beckyminx.livejournal.com/1437374.html

Just How Much Did Clinton Eat As President

Odd question of the day. The magazine said that pastry chef Roland Mesnier, who worked at the White House for 26 years beginning with the Carter administration, said when President Bill Clinton came into the White House in 1993, he had a "scary" appetite. "He could eat five or six pork chops."

Source:
http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2012/01/09/144912442/just-how-much-did-clinton-eat-as-president

Tribes exhibit debunks Twilight myths

An exhibit of Quileute (kwil-yoot) tribal artworks opens this week at the Smithsonian's National Museum of the American Indian in Washington, D.C.

Source:
http://www.kgw.com/news/local/Tribe-creates-exhibit-to-debunk-Twilight-movies-136955158.html

Tribes exhibit debunks Twilight myths

An exhibit of Quileute (kwil-yoot) tribal artworks opens this week at the Smithsonian's National Museum of the American Indian in Washington, D.C.

Source:
http://www.kgw.com/news/local/Tribe-creates-exhibit-to-debunk-Twilight-movies-136955158.html

UW Seattle students staff notified of sex offender enrollments

A spokesman believes it is the first time the UW has ever sent a campus-wide email notice about a sex offender attending classes.

Source:
http://www.koinlocal6.com/news/local/story/UW-Seattle-students-staff-notified-of-sex/lKguc4JZUEiQvdwESjmYoA.cspx

UW Seattle students staff notified of sex offender enrollments

A spokesman believes it is the first time the UW has ever sent a campus-wide email notice about a sex offender attending classes.

Source:
http://www.koinlocal6.com/news/local/story/UW-Seattle-students-staff-notified-of-sex/lKguc4JZUEiQvdwESjmYoA.cspx

2013 Ford Fusion Live Detroit Show Photos

The 2012 Detroit auto show is up to speed, and one of the most important new vehicles from the show is live now on the show floor at Cobo Center.

The 2013 Ford Fusion arrives later this as the follow-up to one of Ford's biggest sales successes of the past five years.

Source:
http://www.thecarconnection.com/news/1071496_2013-ford-fusion-live-detroit-show-photos

2013 Ford Fusion Live Detroit Show Photos

The 2012 Detroit auto show is up to speed, and one of the most important new vehicles from the show is live now on the show floor at Cobo Center.

The 2013 Ford Fusion arrives later this as the follow-up to one of Ford's biggest sales successes of the past five years.

Source:
http://www.thecarconnection.com/news/1071496_2013-ford-fusion-live-detroit-show-photos

Digital Sales Eclipse Physical Sales for First Time

Digital Sales Eclipse Physical Sales for First Time ...

Via: http://www.rollingstone.com

lunes, 9 de enero de 2012

60 Minutes on CBS News: The Internet is full of websites selling unproven stem cell treatments for incurable illnesses.

Scott Pelley confronts one disgraced doctor offering false hope to a family with a disabled child.

Source:
http://www.cbsnews.com/video/watch/?id=7394380n&tag=contentMain;contentAux

60 Minutes on CBS News: The Internet is full of websites selling unproven stem cell treatments for incurable illnesses.

Scott Pelley confronts one disgraced doctor offering false hope to a family with a disabled child.

Source:
http://www.cbsnews.com/video/watch/?id=7394380n&tag=contentMain;contentAux

Total Wellness Cleanse gets reviewed

The Total Wellness Cleanse. Reclaim your health and live your best life in just 30 days!
The customers seem to love it from their ratings and that means you probably will too - it's definitely one to add to the top...
Full info here :http://losing-fat.com/product-info-sheet/total-wellness-cleanse-review/

Dog Found Alive 4 Days After Montana Avalanche

A dog that was feared dead after he was swept away in a weekend avalanche showed up four days later at the motel where his owners had stayed.

Source:
http://yourlife.usatoday.com/parenting-family/pets/story/2012-01-06/Dog-found-alive-4-days-after-Montana-avalanche/52410830/1

Dog Found Alive 4 Days After Montana Avalanche

A dog that was feared dead after he was swept away in a weekend avalanche showed up four days later at the motel where his owners had stayed.

Source:
http://yourlife.usatoday.com/parenting-family/pets/story/2012-01-06/Dog-found-alive-4-days-after-Montana-avalanche/52410830/1

Marvell unveils SMILE Plug to create teachercontrolled wireless networks in classrooms

Chip maker Marvell is announcing its SMILE Plug development kit aimed at turning classrooms into much better computer learning environments.

To be unveiled this week at the Consumer Electronics ...

Source:
http://venturebeat.com/2012/01/08/marvell-unveils-smile-plug-to-create-teacher-controlled-wireless-networks-in-classrooms/

Why Digital Textbooks Dont Always Save College Students Cash

A two-year study reveals that going digital doesn't always save students money.

Source:
http://www.good.is/post/why-digital-textbooks-don-t-always-save-college-students-cash/

Use lifestyle changes diet and nature to control and conquer overactive bladder

Overactive bladder, also known as urinary incontinence, is one of the most common chronic conditions in the US. Lifestyle and dietary changes, as well as herbs and other supplements, can help end overactive bladder worries.Lifestyle and dietary changes1...

Use lifestyle changes diet and nature to control and conquer overactive bladder

Source:
http://beckyminx.livejournal.com/1435314.html

Home truths about high blood pressure

Four years ago, Mark Honigsbaum was told he had high blood pressure.

He isn't overweight, doesn't smoke and eats healthily � so what brought it on? He explores the facts and figures surrounding one of the western world's biggest killers.

Source:
http://www.guardian.co.uk/society/2012/jan/08/high-blood-pressure-mark-honigsbaum

Home truths about high blood pressure

Four years ago, Mark Honigsbaum was told he had high blood pressure.

He isn't overweight, doesn't smoke and eats healthily � so what brought it on? He explores the facts and figures surrounding one of the western world's biggest killers.

Source:
http://www.guardian.co.uk/society/2012/jan/08/high-blood-pressure-mark-honigsbaum

domingo, 8 de enero de 2012

Chaz Bono Im Saving to Buy a Penis

Chaz Bono Im Saving to Buy a Penis

Chaz Bono: I'm Saving to Buy a Penis...

Source:
http://beckyminx.livejournal.com/1433808.html

Chaz Bono Im Saving to Buy a Penis

Chaz Bono: I'm Saving to Buy a Penis...

Chaz Bono Im Saving to Buy a Penis

Source:
http://beckyminx.livejournal.com/1433808.html

Sir Ian McKellen William Shakespeare Enjoyed Sex With Men As Well As Women

"Romeo and Juliet" may have set a multiple-century precedent for star-crossed -- and primarily heterosexual -- love stories, but at least one legendary actor of stage and screen believes William Shakespeare enjoyed the company of male lovers in his own personal life.

As the Daily Mail is reporting, Sir Ian McKellen cited the frequently gender-bending plot devices of Shakespeare's famed plays as evidence that the playwright himself was gay, or at

Source:
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/01/06/sir-ian-mckellen-william-shakespeare-gay-_n_1189967.html

Sir Ian McKellen William Shakespeare Enjoyed Sex With Men As Well As Women

"Romeo and Juliet" may have set a multiple-century precedent for star-crossed -- and primarily heterosexual -- love stories, but at least one legendary actor of stage and screen believes William Shakespeare enjoyed the company of male lovers in his own personal life.

As the Daily Mail is reporting, Sir Ian McKellen cited the frequently gender-bending plot devices of Shakespeare's famed plays as evidence that the playwright himself was gay, or at

Source:
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/01/06/sir-ian-mckellen-william-shakespeare-gay-_n_1189967.html

How A Sex Toy Designer Got His Racy Product On The Shelf At Walgreens

Convenience stores just got a lot more convenient.

Source:
http://www.businessinsider.com/how-a-sex-toy-designer-got-his-racy-product-on-the-shelf-at-walgreens-2012-1

How A Sex Toy Designer Got His Racy Product On The Shelf At Walgreens

Convenience stores just got a lot more convenient.

Source:
http://www.businessinsider.com/how-a-sex-toy-designer-got-his-racy-product-on-the-shelf-at-walgreens-2012-1

Goal setting that sticks every time

Goal setting that sticks every time

I sat at the dining room table on the day after Christmas, loathing myself for being 60 pounds overweight. Then I loathed myself more for loathing myself. Vicious cycle. I said to my...

Source:
http://beckyminx.livejournal.com/1434080.html

Cop Who Was Snitched On Killed Himself

Seattle police officer Richard F.

Nelson, a patrolman with more than 21 years of experience, put a gun to his head and killed himself just hours after learning that he'd been successfully fingered for pilfering drugs by an undercover cop working surveillance.

Source:
http://blogs.seattleweekly.com/dailyweekly/2012/01/seattle_cop_who_was_snitched_o.php

Arizona Tribe Seizing Cars Of Medical Marijuana Patients

A Native American tribe in Arizona says that the state's medical marijuana cards don't apply on tribal lands, and has apparently started seizing the vehicles of legal cannabis patients as they pass through.

Source:
http://www.tokeofthetown.com/2012/01/arizona_tribe_seizing_cars_of_medical_marijuana_pa.php

Arizona Tribe Seizing Cars Of Medical Marijuana Patients

A Native American tribe in Arizona says that the state's medical marijuana cards don't apply on tribal lands, and has apparently started seizing the vehicles of legal cannabis patients as they pass through.

Source:
http://www.tokeofthetown.com/2012/01/arizona_tribe_seizing_cars_of_medical_marijuana_pa.php

Irish woman trapped in a 12yearold girls body pleads for medical help

A brave Kilkenny woman has gone public to reveal her torment at being trapped in a 12-year-olds body � at the age of 25.

Source:
http://www.irishcentral.com/news/Irish-woman-trapped-in-a-12-year-old-girls-body-pleads-for-medical-help-136869293.html

Irish woman trapped in a 12yearold girls body pleads for medical help

A brave Kilkenny woman has gone public to reveal her torment at being trapped in a 12-year-olds body � at the age of 25.

Source:
http://www.irishcentral.com/news/Irish-woman-trapped-in-a-12-year-old-girls-body-pleads-for-medical-help-136869293.html

sábado, 7 de enero de 2012

What to tip your waiter almost everywhere in the world

This is what you should leave your waiter in 59 countries around the world.

Source:
http://matadornetwork.com/abroad/what-to-tip-your-waiter-almost-everywhere-in-the-world/

200 Million People Use Illicit Drugs Study Finds

Roughly 200 million people worldwide use illicit drugs such as marijuana, amphetamines, cocaine and opioids each year, according to a new study.

The figure represents about one in 20 people between the ages of 15 and 64. Using a review of published studies, Australian researchers...

Source:
http://news.yahoo.com/blogs/abc-blogs/200-million-people-illicit-drugs-study-finds-120123343--abc-news.html

200 Million People Use Illicit Drugs Study Finds

Roughly 200 million people worldwide use illicit drugs such as marijuana, amphetamines, cocaine and opioids each year, according to a new study.

The figure represents about one in 20 people between the ages of 15 and 64. Using a review of published studies, Australian researchers...

Source:
http://news.yahoo.com/blogs/abc-blogs/200-million-people-illicit-drugs-study-finds-120123343--abc-news.html

Journey Around The World In Under 5 Minutes

Not bad for 5 minutes....

Source:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UGnrT0F-Igs&feature=player_embedded

From Marrakech to Melbourne the Worlds 25 Best Cities for Street Food

With traffic jams of trendy food trucks piling up in various American cities, it's easy to overlook the rich global history of street vendors.

Source:
http://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2012/01/from-marrakech-to-melbourne-the-worlds-best-cities-for-street-food/249985/

From Marrakech to Melbourne the Worlds 25 Best Cities for Street Food

With traffic jams of trendy food trucks piling up in various American cities, it's easy to overlook the rich global history of street vendors.

Source:
http://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2012/01/from-marrakech-to-melbourne-the-worlds-best-cities-for-street-food/249985/