This Is What It’s Like To Not Own A Smartphone


Photo:Google BY:Kathleen Davis/Fast Company I’ve never owned a smartphone.   In 2014, I wrote about having no regrets for being a “dumb phone” user. At the time I was an anomaly: 58 percent of Americans, according to Pew researchers, owned a smartphone; that figure was around 80 percent for people in my age demographic. Now,Continue reading “This Is What It’s Like To Not Own A Smartphone”

The Worlds Tallest Unoccupied Building


Jacopo Prisco, CNN In 1987, ground was broken on a grand new hotel in North Korea’s capital, Pyongyang. The pyramid-shaped, supertall skyscraper was to exceed 1,000 feet in height, and was designed to house at least 3,000 rooms, as well as five revolving restaurants with panoramic views. The Ryugyong Hotel — named after a historical moniker forContinue reading “The Worlds Tallest Unoccupied Building”

THE To-Do-List METHOD for PEOPLE WITH CRAZY LIVES AND SHORT ATTENTION SPANS


If you constantly feel like you have too much on your plate, give this trick a try. Lila MacLellen/Quartz Productivity science is generally unkind to standard to-do lists. We’re told that they feed the impulses of our faulty brains in all the wrong ways. They call our attention to tasks that are easy to quantifyContinue reading “THE To-Do-List METHOD for PEOPLE WITH CRAZY LIVES AND SHORT ATTENTION SPANS”

I’m Bisexual how do I come out to my Boyfriend?


Photo: Randomly Chosen from Google   I’ve always known I was into both men and women, but while I’ve dated girls in the past, lately, it’s been mostly guys. As a result, hardly any of my post-grad friends know this fact about me, including my current boyfriend. I really want to tell him about myContinue reading “I’m Bisexual how do I come out to my Boyfriend?”

The College-Admissions Scandal was Better Than A Movie


The Lifetime film adaptation barely had to make anything up.   Bethany Slade is one scheming character among many in Lifetime’s recent movie The College Admissions Scandal.SERGEI BACHLAKOV / AE NETWORKS By Adam Harris/The Atlantic When the Varsity Blues college-admissions scandal came to light earlier this year, its dramatic details captured the nation’s attention. In March,Continue reading “The College-Admissions Scandal was Better Than A Movie”

10 insulting ways to describe someone in Italian


Photo: Deposit Photos Here’s what to say when people get on the wrong side of you in Italy. By:Clare Speak/The Local When living in Italy, you’ll no doubt come across a dodgy character or two before long. And you’ll want to use a few colorful words when later describing such encounters to your Italian friends.Continue reading “10 insulting ways to describe someone in Italian”

Difficult Choices: Possible Homicide or Kettle Corn? Spoiler Alert: it was delicious


It early Wednesday morning at Cesar Chavez Park Downtown.  People are settling up for the Wednesday’s Farmers Market in the Park.   A few booths are set up.  Near the 9th and J Street Entrance, is a booth of fresh fruits , on the other side people are arranging fresh flowers .  Big Dogs is settingContinue reading “Difficult Choices: Possible Homicide or Kettle Corn? Spoiler Alert: it was delicious”

Britain: Mom pulls son out of school over Tuna Sandwich


Stacy Jarvis and son Jayden Hunter  By: Joanna Lovell/UK Mirror A mother who pulled son out of school over tuna sandwich ‘now faces playground ban’ Thanet Primary School in Hull, has warned Stacy Jarvis she could be banned from the grounds for “rude and aggressive behavior. A mum at the centre of a break-time controversyContinue reading “Britain: Mom pulls son out of school over Tuna Sandwich”

Never hit a New Yorker, even in Sacramento


Nari was in town to attend her sisters wedding.  Shortly after she checked in to the hotel, she realized she’d left the dress she planned to wear to the wedding on her bedroom door in her apartment in New York She was told there was a Macy’s less than two blocks away from the hotel.Continue reading “Never hit a New Yorker, even in Sacramento”

The Best Man


Congratulations to the Russian Government.   Your choosing  the Narcissist Supreme, who’s mission in life, is Real Estate and status. was brilliant. Your country guaranteed his obedience as you control much of  his empire by encouraging banks to loan him money . People with dubious backgrounds, bought his properties at inflated prices  There is no politicianContinue reading “The Best Man”