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  • Brain areas distinguishing between good and bad

    Brain areas distinguishing between good and bad

    The so-called inferior parietal lobule in the parietal lobe evaluates negative situations, the superior temporal sulcus in the temporal lobe interprets positive events. Both areas are part of a neural network which helps the brain to evaluate its environment.

  • Harvey Keitel to Receive Locarno Film Festival's Lifetime Achievement Award

    Harvey Keitel to Receive Locarno Film Festival's Lifetime Achievement Award

    Fifty years and over a hundred faces. In a name, Harvey Keitel. Locarno embraces one of the greatest actors in Hollywood and rewards him on August 6th in Piazza Grande with the Lifetime Achievement Award.

  • Pulp Fiction: What you never knew about hit movie

    Pulp Fiction: What you never knew about hit movie

    WHO was the first choice to play Vincent Vega? How much did the stars get paid and how is the film linked to Quentin Tarantino's other movies? "John Travolta was at that time as cold as they get," Tarantino's agent, Mike Simpson, said to Vanity Fair . Instead, Tarantino wrote the part specifically for Michael Madsen who had to pass on the role because he had already signed on for another film called Wyatt Earp .

  • Wisconsin son replaces family photos with Steve Buscemi

    Wisconsin son replaces family photos with Steve Buscemi

    Kevin Manion, a Wisconsin native, unleashed a Steve Buscemi-sized prank on his mother that had the entire internet laughing. The prankster, who came up with the idea while he was bored over the summer, promised to replace one of the many family photos around his home with a snap of the "Reservoir Dogs" actor each day until his parents called him out for it.

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  • Since my life changed with the birth of my daughter I have not had the time to devote to blogging. While the sites in the portfolio have remained online and I hope people have found the content helpful, I have not been able to give the sites the attention they deserve and therefore have decided […]
 
 
 
 
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  • Another happy ending for Gobi and the runner

    Another happy ending for Gobi and the runner
    (4Deserts/PA Wire) Remember Gobi, the cute little stray dog who picked out her human at the 155-mile extreme marathon race across China?s Gobi desert and ran most of the race with him? At the end of the race the runner Dion Leonard and the dog he named Gobi had an unbreakable bond. He made arrangements for her to travel to his home in Scotland after the quarantine requirements and all the paperwork were completed. He...
  • Duke the Great Pyrenees mountain dog is re-elected mayor

    Duke the Great Pyrenees mountain dog is re-elected mayor
    The tiny town of Cormorant, Minnesota (population around 1000 happy people) has re-elected 9-year-old Duke for a third time as the leader of the town. The vote was held over the weekend during the annual Cormorant Daze festival. The electorate was required to pay $1 each in order to cast their ballot. He won in a landslide, winning all the votes but one for his girl friend, Lassie.. Everyone loves Duke who has done so...
  • What grade should NBC get for the Olympics?

    What grade should NBC get for the Olympics?
    Through the 70?s and until 1988, ABC Sports had done a masterful job of covering the Olympics with the legendary host Jim McCay pulling together. They not only covered the competitions, they featured profiles of some of the major world Olympians. ?The thrill of victory, the agony of defeat? Then NBC outbid them and nothing has been the same. This was not the worst coverage that NBC has had. That happened several years ago when...
  • Gender-specific pens and the ensuing hilarity and sarcasm

    Gender-specific pens and the ensuing hilarity and sarcasm
    A few years ago Bic, the pen company, introduced Bic For Her. These were pastel pink and purple pens with jeweled accents. Apparently the company thought that women could not use non-gender-specific implements and they were clamoring for their own special pens so that they could draw fairies and unicorns and write diary entries, grocery lists and all those little girl and lady things. Employees of Innocent, a UK based company that makes smoothies and...
  • The Curious Incident of the Levitating Chihuahua in the Day-Time

    The Curious Incident of the Levitating Chihuahua in the Day-Time
    Police were called to this house in Scotland for reasons that made them think they would be dealing with a nut case. However what they observed when they arrived were lights going on and off, clothing floating around, doors opening and closing, lamp shades turned upside down, and the beloved family Chihuahua suddenly lifted 7 feet in the air to rest on top of a hedge? all without any source that they could see. The...