My heart was pounding as I paced. Sweet adrenaline coursed through my veins as I began to chant a Kundalini Yoga mantra that I had learned in Hawaii. The mantra began to calm me, but I was still afraid. The group continued their singing as their bodies twisted in unison with the bongos that were drummed by both an exuberant belly…Continue
Added by Jessica Thomas on May 14, 2013 at 7:00pm — No Comments
“As human beings, not only do we seek resolution, but we also feel that we deserve resolution. However, not only do we not deserve resolution, we suffer from resolution. We don't deserve resolution; we deserve something better than that. We deserve our…Continue
Are you having moments now or recently, that you are behaving ‘unusualyl’ at work? Such as in being easily frustrated, losing motivation to finish tasks or to last through the working hours, avoiding corporate events or even colleagues? Are you no longer feeling the passion for what you are doing? These may be signs of you being DISCONNECTED from the…Continue
Added by Jerviel Lim Yuan Qi on May 7, 2013 at 7:00pm — No Comments
Iron Man 3 provides an entertaining and ingenious adventure with the help of its alluring lead, exciting action sequences and a few surprises that catch you off guard. Shane Black who began his directorial career with “Kiss Kiss Bang Bang” was an interesting choice to take this movie as his next film. The studio should probably have picked a more qualified director to take on the movie, but…Continue
Added by Phillip Sugarman on May 4, 2013 at 10:30pm — No Comments
Here's some practical advice to parents who are concerned about their children's weight: Serve them meals on smaller plates, pay attention to what they watch on TV, and make sure they get adequate sleep at night.
These suggestions are based on three new studies in April's Pediatrics.
Nationally, about a third of kids and adolescents ages 2 to 19 are obese or overweight,…
In professional sports and in life, injuries can strike at any time and at any place. Some may call it divine intervention of the sports gods above, but in most cases injuries are just freak accidents. Case and point Oklahoma City Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook’s tear of his lateral meniscus in his right knee. Westbrook sustained the injury in Game 2 of the opening series against the…Continue
When I came across that statement, it struck me. Because I stand for the notion that – Perfection doesn’t exist. Even if it does, it kills.
Perfectionism is a heavily clad armor perfectionists wear. They assume that by staying perfect – be strong, act cool, do not…Continue
Jason Bateman posted on his Twitter today, “This makes it pretty real” accompanied with a link to ew.com promoting the return of Arrested Development. A project seven years in the making is now merely a month away and very real as the fourth season of Arrested is set to be released on Netfilx on May 26. All 15 episodes will be released at once as they intend to entice and…Continue
Added by Joshua Ryan De Bets on April 24, 2013 at 3:30pm — No Comments
A group of MBA/MS students @ DePaul University are helping a new start up - "Snapclass" (http://www.snapclass.com/)
It’s an online subscription based professional development via online training site for individual professionals. Develop and grow your business skills today with actionable video…Continue
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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
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