Want to know why French kids don’t get fat? Read this

October 23, 2014


By Emma Williams/news.com au A typical Monday lunch might be a cucumber and tomato salad, veal marinated with mushrooms and broccoli, cheese and an apple tart. Picture: Carine Duflos. Source: Supplied This sneak-peek into the weekly school lunches provided to French schoolkids not only gives us a cool glimpse into another culture but also shows […]

Gay Acceptance bad for Gay Neighborhoods?

October 22, 2014


Christopher Street, New York City By CityFella. Once upon a time in America. Black professionals lived in the same neighborhoods as non professionals.  Chemists lived next door to custodians.  Many businesses surrounding these neighborhoods thrived. There were limits to where Blacks and other people of color could live.   The issue wasn’t affordability. the issue […]

New Zealand: Come Cuz, Buy Something!

October 21, 2014


Concern over home sales trucks By: Nigel Moffiet/Stuff-New Zealand DEBT FREE: Mii Daniela, pictured with daughter Noovai William and granddaughter Euodia Puaha, is working hard to clear her debt to truck shops. Home sales trucks are “a killer for people on low incomes”, Pacific Island Budgeting Service Trust manager Vai Harris says. Harris has more […]

Ebola Joke Causes Panic

October 20, 2014


By: CityFella Sometimes its timing For 60 year old Emanuel Smith,last Wednesday  night may not have been a day time to joke about the Ebola Virus.     Its the day, the nation learned Amber Vinson was the second nurse who has tested positive for Ebola had flown on a commercial flight from Dallas to Cleveland. Smith playing […]

Happiness ‘about making right choices’

October 19, 2014


Can happiness be learned? And can you measure how happy certain people are? An international conference in Innsbruck is looking at these questions.  From: The Local The Conference of the European Health Psychology Society is examining the emotional and social aspects of well-being and looking at the latest research into what makes people happy. The Local […]

Funny and Controversial Movie: “Dear White People”

October 18, 2014


By CityFella: One of the primary issues about race is the inability to talk about race. The movie “Dear white people” kicks open the door.  The movie, opened to good reviews yesterday in Atlanta, Los Angeles, New York and Washington DC. “Dear White People” opens Nationwide and in Sacramento next weekend. LA Times Review: By […]


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