Seth Harding grabs a two-handed rubber sword, adjusts his helmet made with electrician’s tape, and starts to teach. "Try to block her sword with the base of your sword."“Why aren’t you wearing shoes?” I wonder.“We’re peasants.”“En garde!
MONTREAT, North Carolina (AP) - George Beverly Shea, whose booming baritone voice echoed through stadiums, squares and souls during a decades-long career with evangelist Billy Graham, died Tuesday.
becky alignay's insight:
my dad loved him and always played his music while i was growing up. his voice, so nostaglic for me. can't help but feel sad, and old ... it's the end of an era ... a reminder to me that we're only here for a short time ... gotta LIVE today, gotta THRIVE today, and LOVE those around me.
After multiple media outlets (especially CNN) wrongly reported that an arrest had been made in Boston, the FBI is urging media to 'exercise caution and attempt to verify information through appropriate official channels before reporting.'...
Jeff Bauman is the man in the photograph that has become an icon of the Boston Marathon attack, the one showing a bloodied, distraught young man, holding his left thigh, being wheeled away by a man in a cowboy hat.
Girls as young as 7 are using social networking site, Instagram, to ask, "Am I pretty?" We chose to blur their faces because of their age. But what we found is a virtual popularity contest based on your looks.
End stink bug infestation in your house. Learn how to control, kill, and get rid of brown marmorated stink bugs.
becky alignay's insight:
i am seriously under attack this spring by these critters. as i sit here at the kitchen table working on my laptop, there is a stink bug circling the rim of my full glass of water ... ugh!
so, there's a website and forums on getting rid of these awful things ... does any of this stuff work? (i'm trying to avoid pesticides ... but if this keeps up, i may just lower my standards ...) gotta go get another glass of water ...
"Sketches," a new project from Dove, is an interesting look at self-esteem and ingrained standards of beauty. As seen in the clip above, the experiment involves women sitting down in a room with forensic artist Gil Zamora.
Left-handedness stumps science Fox News They make up a stable fraction of the population, yet their presence is often invisible: left-handers. Yet despite decades of research, very little is known about why some people are left-handed.