You see, we surrendered our freedoms for globalization, under the argument that it would increase world wealth. Indeed, for many countries it has increased wealth, but the cost of losing our freedoms is far too great. At any moment, the despots can simply pull the wealth away from the countries that have seemingly benefited. My microwave owner manual says to reheat rice at some ridiculous temperature, and then let it sit, covered, for two more minutes. Starch based bacteria are pretty nasty. (Source: My wife is a microbiologist.). How I Know How Many Calories is Enough?Talk is great but doing is more important. Do IRead More →

Kids need assistance in measuring blood glucose levels. They usually cannot calculate a proper dosage of insulin on their own. Throw in exercise, growth spurts, and more and managing T1D for a child and his or her family is exhausting.. Sparkle will be released in August. Continue reading this postFABLE FIGHT: Mirror Mirror vs. Wrath of the TitansIt’s a box office battle of mythic proportions this weekend as remixed fables and fairy tales go head to head. It not bad at all. Only eating between, say, noon and 8pm. And 7pm. Think about how handy it would be to have an extra hand to preventRead More →

With the big ears,” then proclaimed that Beyonce (“that woman he had singing for him”) was gonna “get her ass whipped.” It’s unclear whether James is a Republican, though she did insist that Obama wasn’t her President. James also made it pretty darn clear that she’s no fan of the Jenny come lately pop singer she sarcastically referred to as “the great Beyonce. I can’t stand Beyonce.”After the fact, James halfassedly backpedaled in an interview with the New York Daily News, insisting that her Beyonce snubs were all in good fun. On the other end of the phone was a nice lady from Kenisaw, GARead More →

The final product, completed last year, contains an electrical lace engine inside the bottom of the shoe, and colored lights on the back and at the top. When you step in, the shoe automatically tightens to your foot, and you hear a satisfying whirring sound, like a small RC toy car. (You can then tighten them further, or loosen them, by holding down two buttons at the top of the shoe, almost like classic Reebok Pumps.) Each sneaker has a tiny mini headphone jack charging port on the side to juice up the battery when needed.. The company, which has 10,000locations in 27 countries, isRead More →

There were 980 in this song. Is nae a word? Scratch that, I truly don’t care. Of those 980 words, three variations (Now watch, now watch me, watch me) represent 369 words. (Privacy Policy)Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites. Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement hasRead More →

People have this weird notion of charity for the rich. It can only be done in secret if you rich for if it is not, it is purely for PR. I didn see Drake get a bunch of heat for donating tons of money to Children and Schools. Net Working Capital to Total Asset ratio is a liquidity ratio that expresses the net current assets or working capital of a company as a percentage of its total assets.Current assets are liquid cash, and assets convertible to cash within one year. It includes stocks, cash, and cash equivalents available with the company, marketable securities, accounts receivables,Read More →

The airlines complained that governments were overreacting to the threat.Europe’s transportation ministers will be meeting shortly in Brussels to discuss how and when to get the planes back in the air.Would you feel comfortable aboard a flight that had to fly through the ash cloud? Take our poll.Internet freedom: Should government have the ability to shut down the internet?The Egyptian government shut down access to the internet and the country’s cellphone data network early Friday, according to media reports. Internet and cellphone data service was unavailable throughout the country, making it impossible for news of the protests. Continue reading this postAccess to information: Does CanadaRead More →

We love playing the “What do they see now?” game. One car stopped usually means they’re looking at the map and draws no comments from us. Two or three cars could mean elephants, giraffes, zebra, wildebeest or several other relatively common species. (I don particularly like the frog and the boiling water example, because it puts all responsibility on the frog without recognising that the frog was lobotomised beforehand and then placed in a pot of boiling water. Essentially, the frog was put into a bad situation and was made unable to leave it, which I think is an appropriate metaphor for poverty and theRead More →

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Its 5 year performance for the period ending April 30, 1999 was 14.81% per annum. This compares to the returns of 15.81% (6 10 fund) and 15.71% (9 10) for the two DFA funds. In all cases the Value Line funds underperformed their proper benchmarks.. In one corner, Mirror Mirror, a snarky retelling of the Snow White fairy tale. In the other, Wrath of the Titans, the sequel to the widely panned remake from 2010. Continue reading this post. Both are equally important. These two mental weapons are like the pair of wings of a bird, they must be equal in size and in strength.Read More →