Besides the irrational tax cuts and big bank deregulation that no one really wanted, we also saw a gigantic increase in corporate welfare, billion dollar no-bid government contracts, and a senseless war in Iraq. And not too long before the financial crises of 2008, President Bush and other Republicans were pushing hard to privatize social security and hand the money over to Wall Street. Fortunately, that didn’t happen. But would President Obama be sitting in the Oval Office today, were it not for the financial meltdown of September 2008?
Order is Half of Life, part IV. The Honourable Husband pays an orderly visit to the tax office!!
But we spend most of our time and effort and money on those things that can be seen. We spend so much on our complexion, our looks, our outside but we let our stress, our worries slowly rob us of what really matters, those parts of our body that we cannot see.
The Best travel Instagram Accounts to Follow Now as decided by me.
According to modern science I use 100% of my brain, although not necessarily all at the same time. According to Hollywood - yet again - we all use only 10% of our brains, and unlocking the full 100% could give us godlike powers. I worked hard to deconstruct this myth in my award-winning* short film "We Can Get You Some Really Cheap Gear" so I am a little disappointed that the rest of you haven't moved on. What do you all have for brains? Pudding?
When you think of Paris, we're willing to bet that the street scene you imagine is of Saint-Germain. It's steeped in history and populated by modernity; this is where you'll find the historic heart of Paris pulsing with contemporary Parisians making a new space in the world.
A disabled Veteran named Michael says that is exactly what happened when he asked his bosses if therapy dogs were allowed at work. Michael served with my adopted soldier in the Army until he suffered a traumatic brain injury (TBI) and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and was medically retired. Later, Michael was fortunate to find a…
In his biography Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power, Jon Meacham looked at a particular letter from 1775 where Jefferson used his mastery of language and manipulation to turn an opponent into an asset.
The Deadliest Game by H. E. Joyce is a thriller about the recently remarried therapist Laura Mitchell and her deadly entanglement with a revengeful person from her past. Laura has moved to the small seaside town of Brooksville with her eight-year-old son Jody after recovering from the tragic circumstances of her first marriage. She meets…
Speaking of weddings, Facebook was super annoying the other day. I normally don t complain about Facebook cuz you know, you wrestle with the devil, you re gonna get wet with fire. But on Tuesday I get an EMAIL about a notification. Which is already weird, because I turned those off.
Well, the calendar may say otherwise, Autumn is well and truly upon us. And nothing says Autumn to me like a steaming bowl of Mushroom Risotto.
the interior design is just one part of the visual concept design. Actually this project won last year Restaurant&bar; Design Award for its original branding identity: Estudio M Barcelona designed for "Ice cream & friends" a colourful and fun concept
It's sweet, it's simple, and one half of that [or the] sandwich synonymous with childhood: Jelly. The problem is, it's not all that nutritious, but with my easy to make recipe, it can be pretty healthy and damn tasty to boot. Did I mention there's no added pectin?
I recently learned that Austin's (Texas) unofficial motto is "Keep Austin Weird" which completely intrigued me since, for me, the weirder the better. So when we visited my parents over the holidays in Eastern Texas, we decided to make the drive to Austin to see all the Texan weirdness.
I know we're all supposed to be busting out our fall, full-of-pumpkin recipes right now, but today I just really wanted good old chocolate and peanut butter. And I decided if I was going to go for it, I was really going to go for it. So I started brainstorming and came up with a peanut butter cup and Oreo dirt cake. It's full of sugar and awesome peanut butter flavor. It's basically four layers of deliciousness.