Originally posted on williamgpooley:
Let me start by laying my cards on the table. In my darkest times, I often think to myself that all history is bad.
It’s only natural to feel this way. As an aspiring academic facing a (British) university system that has changed dramatically in the last few years, that has slashed funding for the humanities, devaluing the teaching and research that gets me…
Originally posted on 9to5Mac:
Apple CEO Tim Cook with former VP of Worldwide Communications Katie Cotton
“Beautifully, unapologetically plastic.”
“Feature for feature, it’s identical to iPad Air in every way.”
“Just avoid holding it in that way.”
Apple’s public relations (PR) department is probably the best in the world — certainly more impressive at shaping and controlling the discussion…
Originally posted on irrevspeckay:
I was in line at my local food co-op, which just so happens to have the planet’s best dirty chai (the treat I get for myself after an especially hard day’s work). It’s embarrassingly expensive, but nothing else compares. IMHO.
This morning, I was more needful of being seen than I usually am so, when the cashier asked, “How are you?” I let it be a question,…
Fibroid has been a mojor case of illness in our world today and i bring you the comon symptoms so you can be aware in time to avoid the risk.
Longer and heavier menstrual periods
Women who have uterine fibroids are more prone to longer and heavier menstrual periods. If you notice changes in how long and heavy your periods are and have not recently stopped using a hormonal method of birth…
Originally posted on Not a Day Over 45:
There are those days which runners inevitably face. Hot days, humid days, tired days, hormonal days, rainy days with puddles, Mondays, days your knees hate you, days when your bladder won’t shut up, and days which you lack intestinal fortitude.
For this runner, today was all of those days.
If you are reading this and are the kind of person who shies…
Originally posted on Scholars and Rogues | Progressive Culture:Suarez bites again. And it isn’t funny. No, seriously, it’s not. Stop laughing!
Serial biter Luis Suarez of Uruguay took a hunk out of Italian defender Giorgio Chiellini’s shoulder in today’s 1-0 win over the Azzurri.
With FIFA certain to review the incident, it…
Originally posted on Five.:
“You’ll absolutely die when you hear what happened today at the café,” my then-girlfriend said, poking her head around the kitchen door to watch me struggle to cut the ribs off the entire bunch of dinosaur kale with a dull knife.
“Mmmhh?,” I responded.
“Well, we were listening to that Judy Garland album you put on the store iPod,” she said, stepping into view in…