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Over the weekend I saw the newest movie starring Tom Cruise called Oblivion that came out in most theater April 19, 2013. I'm not going to be a spoiler but I'm just going to give some of my thoughts on the movie.
This futuristic sci-fi film is…Continue
Added by Camille Hislop on April 22, 2013 at 6:30pm — No Comments
Those have become hard to find — of the 31 smartphones Verizon Wireless lists online, only six include physical keyboards, and even a company as fond of that concept as BlackBerry went with an onscreen keyboard on its new Z10 phone. And I wouldn't recommend a physical keyboard in this case…
Added by Phillip Sugarman on April 21, 2013 at 10:59pm — No Comments
Apple surprised most people when it introduced the fourth-generation iPad last fall. No one expected to see a refresh of Apple's iconic tablet until March or April of this year, which would have fallen in line with Apple's previous, yearly upgrade cycle. Instead, Apple introduced a fourth-gen iPad alongside the iPad Mini that was mostly identical to the third-gen iPad. Only the processor and the…Continue
Added by Phillip Sugarman on April 21, 2013 at 10:30pm — No Comments
I’m sure many of you have seen those “As Seen on TV” late night TV commercials with all those useless, but sometimes useful products.
There is now or rather has been for quite some time section in CVS and several other stores that contain “As Seen on TV” section. The in-store version of the “As Seen on TV” doesn’t have all the same products…Continue
Added by Camille Hislop on April 20, 2013 at 6:30pm — No Comments
With the legalization of marijuana in Colorado and Washington as well as the 18 states that admit medical cannabis, April 20, or 420, has become the unofficial cannabis holiday as potheads and stoners alike prepare their bongs, blunts and lungs for what is slowly becoming a national weekend and pastime. This 420 is gearing up to be the most grand of them all as…Continue
Added by Joshua Ryan De Bets on April 19, 2013 at 5:00pm — No Comments
So with this generation constantly changing their perspective on things, sleeping with someone on the first date may still have the same rules. This is a hot topic because GenY has been leaning towards more of a non-committed relationship, so they could pursue their dreams and careers. Others still want a relationship, but they are more afraid of being rejected, so they just go with the flow.…Continue
Pink Floyd and Led Zeppelin have become iconized not only for their rock n’ roll and psychedelic sound, but for their original, experimental and overall mind-blowing album cover artwork. But less well-known is Storm Thorgerson, the visionary behind such famous graphic designs as the color prism that sprawls across the cover of The Dark Side of the…Continue
Added by Joshua Ryan De Bets on April 18, 2013 at 11:30pm — No Comments
Unfortunately, yet another tragedy has struck and for the next 24 hours we will again, remember how precious life is. We will remember how important it is to give loved ones that extra squeeze right before breaking a hug. We will remember how irrelevant traffic jams, gas prices and Wal-Mart lines truly are. The value of life is reinforced as we forget the skin color of the…Continue
Now this is what I call a rack!
Added by Marni E. Goldberg on April 17, 2013 at 9:30am — No Comments
In the first part of my ART CART fellowship (Fall 2012), my classmates and I were given the task of researching a topic related to arts and aging. Considering my interest in arts engagement, I compiled this brief annotated bibliography to add to the knowledge base…
Added by Catherine on April 17, 2013 at 5:00am — No Comments
Added by Jay Cadet on April 16, 2013 at 10:00am — No Comments
On April 14, 2013, one of the most respected and credible movie critics alive died at 70-years-old. Roger Ebert was the movies. When he didn't like a film he would be honest about it. When he did review a film, he would capture the unique power of the movies to take the reader into something that they have never seen before. Ebert was an exceptional writer…Continue
Article by Wendy McCance
I have received a few questions from readers asking how I have been getting writing assignments. I'd like to share some of the details of how I got started writing. I hope it inspires you if you are trying to pursue a writing career as well.
When I started blogging, the last thing on my mind was making money. I…Continue
Article by Wendy McCance
Now that the new blog is humming along, I would like to share some information on plugins. I have been like a kid in a candy store checking out all of the plugins on WordPress that can be installed. It's been a lot of fun. These plugins are free. You can try any of…Continue
Added by wendy mccance on April 16, 2013 at 3:30am — No Comments
In an unprecedented turn of events at the annual Boston Marathon, 2 separate explosions occurred simultaneously as the runners were crossing the finish line of the historic 26 mile race. A third explosion was heard in the distance an hour after the initial bomb blasts. FBI and Boston PD have…Continue
So it was three in the morning when my friend was on the phone crying. She was telling me about how she was dating this guy and he went out with his friend without her. I asked her why was she mad about that and she said that it was because he did not invite her. I asked her if…Continue
Added by Raven Warren on April 15, 2013 at 11:15am — No Comments
I remember when dating used to be next to impossible for me. I remember breaking it off with amazing guys because it would stress me out way too much. Now I know what you are thinking, what did they do that stressed me out? The answer to that is nothing, they would do absolutely nothing, but not answer my text messages or my calls. I am not kidding I would text them and if they did not…Continue
When was the last time you played (gaming, reading, crafting, and sports)? Last week? Yesterday?
Were you fully concentrating in those moments of play? Or was your mind flooded with thoughts of work, worries about assignments, or the household chores?
If you were disturbed by…Continue
According to author and children's equality education activist Jonathan Kozol, even though there has been momentous progress in equal education in American schooling, African American and Hispanics students remain enrolled in schools that are increasingly…Continue
by Wendy McCance
I love finding incredible blogs to promote. Sure there is the "Special Offer" page where anyone can submit a link to their blog and get more visibility. I felt that I needed to offer an opportunity to get even more traffic to your site, so I have come up with a special event.
First, let me explain what I mean by a blog that inspires. Everyone has that favorite blog that they enjoy because it brightens their day, is full of great ideas or inspires them in one…Continue