10 Romantic Stay-At-Home Date Ideas To Try With Your Partner During The Coronavirus Quarantine


By: Sofia Stewart / Your Tango.com Being stuck inside is more fun than you think. It’s nice to go out and enjoy a walk through the city with our loved ones. It can be a bright and sunny day that symbolizes peace, but right now that simply isn’t the case. If you’ve noticed restaurants, libraries,Continue reading “10 Romantic Stay-At-Home Date Ideas To Try With Your Partner During The Coronavirus Quarantine”

In Pictures: The witch hunts of Bangui


Elderly people in the war-torn Central African Republic are being accused of witchcraft, with fatal consequences. By: Marco Simoncellit & Davide Lemmi /Al Jazera Helene Ndenjia does not know how old she is, but she knows that she was accused of sorcery by her nephew. He believes that she is responsible for his mother’s –Continue reading “In Pictures: The witch hunts of Bangui”

Coronavirus: Saudi Arabia suspends prayers in courtyards at Makkah, Madinah mosques


The temporary suspension is aimed at combating the coronavirus pandemic. Saudi Arabia said on Thursday it suspended Muslims from conducting their five daily prayers and the weekly Friday prayer in the overflow area just outside the walls of the  of two holy mosques in Makkah and Madinah, to limit the spread of coronavirus. The temporaryContinue reading “Coronavirus: Saudi Arabia suspends prayers in courtyards at Makkah, Madinah mosques”

The psychological reasons people are panic hoarding toilet paper amid the coronavirus pandemic


The other day I went into Costco to buy some toilet paper . It came as a small shock when I couldn’t find a single roll. The new coronavirus is inspiring panic buying  of a variety of household products such as toilet paper in cities across the U.S. and world. While it makes sense toContinue reading “The psychological reasons people are panic hoarding toilet paper amid the coronavirus pandemic”

Party like its 2008?


  On October 3, 2008,  President George W. Bush signed the $700 Emergency Economic Stabilization Act, often called the bank bailout bill. Citigroup received $25 billion dollars from the bailout. The corporation laid of 52, 000 employees before the end of 2008. While Citigroup lost more than $27 billion dollars in 2008.  It paid moreContinue reading “Party like its 2008?”

Why Sweden isn’t going to run out of toilet paper any time soon


Sweden’s biggest toilet paper manufacturer produces three million rolls every day for the Swedish market alone. So is there really any need to panic buy? It has become emblematic of the countries hit by the coronavirus: pictures of empty toilet paper shelves, of people mounting rolls into their shopping carts or walking the streets withContinue reading “Why Sweden isn’t going to run out of toilet paper any time soon”

The X,Y’s and Z’s of Online Long Distance Dating


Technology has changed our lives.  We call, text, DM, skype, Marco Polo, or face time? If you are single or “stepping out”  there is a app or site for that.  No more back alleys.  Anything you want is online. If you’ve been in a long term relationship for for 25 or more years, it mayContinue reading “The X,Y’s and Z’s of Online Long Distance Dating”

Important World News: Should you keep Ketchup in the fridge or in the cabinets? (Experts weigh in)


By Luke Matthews/UK Mirror If you’re someone who is a firm believer that ketchup should be kept in the fridge and not the cupboard, we’re afraid we have some bad news for you. Which? gathered the feedback 444 consumers on Twitter  relating to how they store their condiments and said it discovered ‘a lot ofContinue reading “Important World News: Should you keep Ketchup in the fridge or in the cabinets? (Experts weigh in)”

How Humans Sank New Orleans


Engineering put the Crescent City below sea level. Now, its future is at risk. Downtown New Orleans and the Mississippi River, with the French Quarter in the foreground and the West Bank in the distance. Lorenzo Serafini Boni / Emily Jan / The Atlantic.   By: Richard Campanella/The Atlantic Below sea level. It’s a universallyContinue reading “How Humans Sank New Orleans”

CoronaVirus “Sacramento” my 10 day Journey


      I’m not an alarmist by nature. You won’t find me screaming “the world is coming to the end” on I street , or fighting over a twelve pack of Ultra Charmin Toilet Paper at the Alhambra Safeway. I’ve survived the Loma Prieta Earthquake, Y2K, Sars, Swine Flu , The Ebola Virus andContinue reading “CoronaVirus “Sacramento” my 10 day Journey”