7 Tricks to Look Refreshed in the Morning From 1958
had those nights: You toss and turn for hours, and wake up feeling (and looking!) tired. But instead of relying on modern tricks to deal with the problem, we decided to look to our archives. And while we may not use all of these vintage tips from ...
April 2, 2015
Johnson kept staring at her drawing; tendrils of her long brown hair brushed the page. “I just have to finish,” she . A decade ago, brain scanning revealed regions in the visual cortex that become flushed when we see an unfamiliar object or scene—a ...
March 23, 2015
Election 2015: Tony Blair: public can't be trusted to make 'sensible choice' on EU
Q. Do you share his critique of the business world and modern capitalism? A. I agree completely with what he's saying about the central challenge of inequality in our country today. Q. Do you find it upsetting that there are still a significant number ...
April 7, 2015
The final rituals: Confronting Islam's demons
As if to compensate, no one woke me until after 6 o'clock, when a boisterous call to prayer a few meters from my head reminded me of my first duties of the day. . The two boxes that had once hung on an inside wall of the post office had long since ...
March 24, 2015
An Honest Reporter, and His Antithesis
And in modern America the story is always lies. The 2016 presidential Everyone who gambles isn't only looking for the high, the score, the win but also for the other thing they need, the loss, the brush with death, the adrenal jolt of being ruined ...
February 12, 2015
Wall Street Executives Speak Out About the 2008 Financial Crisis
Once upon a time, Jimmy Cayne, now 81, had a lot to say about the sad fate that befell Bear Stearns, the Wall Street investment bank he ran for nearly 15 years before its shocking collapse, in March 2008. In more than 20 . Last November, he showed ...
March 11, 2015
Busy Is a Sickness
'Cause that's what you'll be if you don't hurry up and brush your teeth!" The funny thing is, whether I That I stop measuring time by the clock on the wall, and start measuring it by the experiences I share with those around me. And that I stop ...
February 27, 2015
(Madame Gormosy, the transgender Demon of Lust…with her camel). This chapter of “Devil’s Revenge” has a sex scene that I have deleted (mostly) from this posting. The fun of this chapter for me was the research I had to do in the behavior of mid 18th century manners. Of course, in Madame’s society, the rules are bent to a particular extreme and design. Her attempts to impart these to modern day Bess will be shown to be a folly and Bess has her own ideas of decorum. When Garrett returned from his visit with Abigor, he said nothing. Another day before I heard of this Madame Gormosy. “And what is her purpose with me. ” Better to know these things early. “I didn’t know I was lacking, Demon. “So, Abigor knows what I am to you. ” I wondered why he had been so quiet for the past few days. “He knows, he knows. “That is why he is sending Gormosy. I thought you said Duchess of Hell. Gormosy is a male Devil. He likes to appear as a woman riding a camel. “Well, what skill does this transvestite demon have that would make Abigor think of him as a tutor.
By David Michael Newstead . The photographs in the newspaper smiled up at Danik Drapushko, reassuring him. At present, the Cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin was on a goodwill tour that was being widely covered in the press, but it wasn’t necessary to read articles to understand the significance. Months after the first-manned space flight in history, the world was still celebrating this unparalleled Soviet achievement. But Danik Drapushko ignored them, instead focusing on his paper. HUGE CROWDS WELCOME GAGARIN IN LONDON , was today’s headline dated September 1961. Since they first appeared in April, Danik had been reading these articles religiously. And it seemed that every trip Gagarin went on produced the same universal outpouring of support: in Egypt and India, in Cuba, Japan, Mexico, and Canada. Throngs of people came to see him and to celebrate what he’d done – the first man in space. Here was an individual, Danik thought, just one man who had crossed all the barriers that divide people. He could bring the world together for a defining moment and Yuri Gagarin did it with a smile on his face. To Danik Drapushko, photographs of the Soviet Cosmonaut shaking hands with adoring.
Hamilton introduced the modern incarnation of its famous Pan-Europ watch at the 2011 Baselworld fair . It was a design based on an original, which debuted in 1971, and it’s done well enough to merit the release of a less-complicated variant,... The Pan-Europ label dates back to the early '60s, first appearing on Hamilton dress watches and eventually sports watches (including a ladies' diver) on up to and through the mid '70s. Of course, Hamilton itself dates all the back to the late 19th... The Pan-Europ Chronomatic was Hamilton’s bid in a competitive field of sports chronographs that ultimately brought us watches like the Monaco and Autavia, El Primero, and the Seiko 6139. It is in this vein that the original Pan-Europ 701 as well... The newest iteration of the Pan-Europ is a faithful rendition of the original first seen in the early '70s – at a glance, that is. The case-to-bezel ratio, the notch-y hour markers,.