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Internet Glossary of Statistical Terms by Dr. Howard S....
Top 10 Errors in English that Aren't Errors
In 1762, Bishop Robert Lowth did a grave disservice to the English language when he published his Short Introduction to English Grammar. Rather than basing his grammatical rules in the usage of the best educated speakers and writers of English, he ar...
Seanan McGuire: Fairy Tale Survival FAQ
The High Line: New York's Park in the Sky [25 pics]
Photograph by Joel Sternfield The High Line is a public park built on a 1.45-mile-long (2.3 km) elevated rail structure running from Gansevoort Street to West 34th Street on Manhattan'...
Made in Iceland
There are girls who go to Paris for a weekend of shopping, others who spend a few days lounging by the beach in Spain. And then there are girls like Klara Harden, who wander off to Iceland to spend 25 days hiking all by herself throughout the lonely ...
Parents of a Certain Age
get me off this freaking moor
Anne why are you writing books about how alcoholic losers ruin people's lives? Don't you see that romanticizing douchey behavior is the proper literary convention in this family! Honestly.
10 Words That Don't Mean What You May Think They Do
As English evolves, word meanings shift and turn, sometimes reversing themselves altogether. These ten words have shifted their senses over the years. In some cases, we are wise to likewise be flexible; in others, we relax our vocabulary at the expen...
Five Bad Travel Habits with Five Pre-Flight Reminder Tips...
I think back to my first long haul flight to Asia that amounted to a total of 18 airborne hours.I didn't know what to expect. Series I includes 5 pre-flight reminders tips to prepare you for your flight.
Toasts - Davis Wiki
It is important, in or company you may be in, to toast appropriately. Study these and learn them, for they will serve you well one day as you down that in the Sherpa tent or hang with the locals at a Scottish pub. If you can offer a drink and toast...
Picture/Photo: Narrow street with church in background....
Narrow street with church in background. Siena, Tuscany, Italy,Part of a gallery of color pictures of Europe by professional photographer QT Luong, available as prints or for licensing.
snopes.com: Bearing the Flag
Unusual village house
A psychedelic house of Russian blacksmith in a Russian village near Yekaterinburg city. They say the blacksmith himself has already passed away and his wife
Language Log: The shrimp did what to the cabbage?
3 Fabulous Romanian Castles You Must Visit At Least Once...
The Romanian castles are of haunting beauty and surrounded by legends. The most fabulous Romanian castles from Transylvania. Lots of photos from 3 of the best Romanian castles.
9 Lists To Keep Updated, and Keep Handy
I bought a Moleskine notebook a long time ago, and for a while it got zero use. My productivity system is totally digital and Web-based, as is my personal journal. I bought the Moleskine because it looked awesome, and because so many other people fou...
Breaking News: Feds Falsely Censor Popular Blog For Over...
Imagine if the US government, with no notice or warning, raided a small but popular magazine's offices over a Thanksgiving weekend, seized the company's printing presses, and told the world that the magazine was a criminal enterprise with a...
Brain-Melting Amalgamations - My Modern Metropolis
Be sure not to stare at these gifs too long or your brain will start to melt away. Motion designer Micaël Reynaud pushes us into a psychedelic haze with these…
Mass Media … with Teeth.
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The Contrasting Country of Kazakhstan
Adventure Travel blog featuring advice, tips, inspiration and photos for couples seeking destinations around the world.
10 Website Makeovers That Will Blow Your Mind
Your favorite sites weren't always the perfectly crafted platforms you use today. Even the biggest had their awkward beginnings. Check out some popular websites like Gizmodo, Hotmail and Mashab...
Language Log » Honest but unhelpful
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Magazine on Japanese street fashion, runway fashion and street culture.
How to type upside down text on Facebook
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The Ultimate Travel Hacking Guide
It's never been easier to compare travel and accommodation prices using sites like Hipmunk, Kayak, or Google Flights, but a little extra legwork can save hundreds on airfare, hotels, and attractions.
7 Nuclear Weapon Screw-Ups You Won't Believe We Survived...
Suprisingly, Stanley Kubrick was probably closest when he imagined the nuclear era as a game of poker between cocky, absent-minded lunatics. Only he probably didn't go far enough.
12 Famous Paintings and their Real-Life Locations
Use a Math Formula to Increase Your Edge in Negotiation
Negotiation skills are valuable in multiple situations, from haggling over the price of a car to trying to get a raise. Writer and investor James Altucher offers several lessons in how to negotiate, including one uncommon one:
The Luxury Carlton Hotel, St. Moritz, Switzerland
Recently awarded with the Commitment to Quality Award by for Best in Europe, the 5* , St. Moritz offers dining, skiing and wellness in absolute style.
Language Log: No French please, people are watching
in the front pages of this week, about how John Kerry is fluent in French but has to try to conceal it. In private settings he has chatted in excellent French at length with Alain de Chalvron, Washington bureau chief for the French radio service F...
Old School Computers Perform "House Of The Rising Sun"
The Atari 800 XL and friends take a shot at The Animals' number one hit from 1964.
Publishers, It's Your Move
Wrap rage - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
, also called , is the common name for heightened levels of and resulting from the inability to open hard-to-remove , particularly some heat sealed and . Consumers suffer thousands of injuries per year, such as cut fingers and sprained wrists, fr...
One of the reasons I will not be reaching 50k this year.......
POSTER: English Is A Crazy Language
Do you think English is easy to learn? Well, here's a short example of how complicated it in fact is! Check out this high quality print-friendly poster below - you're most welcome to print i
20 awesomely untranslatable words from around the world
Grasping the unstranslatable words of a culture can offer unique insight into the way its speakers view and interpret the world.
Amazing photos taken by Google Street View cameras
Wrong Way - Milk for Dead Hamsters
How To Google Milk for Dead Hamsters
Ayada Resort, Maldives - BonjourLife
Steve Jobs isn't In Heaven, and doesn't Want to Be
via and HT
George Monbiot - The Self-Attribution Fallacy
Intelligence? Talent? No, the ultra-rich got to where they are through luck and brutality. By George Monbiot. Published in the Guardian 8th November 2011 If wealth was the inevitable result of hard work and enterprise, every woman in Africa would be ...
The 32 Wittiest Comebacks Of All Time
Don't ever try to diss any of these historical figures. You will feel the burn for the rest of your life.
Tip of My Tongue - Chirag Mehta : chir.ag
Chirag Mehta - Personal Web Log - 'blog - Chime Softwares - Indian Blogger live from Saint Petersburg, Florida, St. Pete, FL
HOWTO stop automated spam-bots using .htaccess
Spammers think they can somehow fool search-engines into giving them traffic by link-spamming sites. This, of course, does not work, and the only effect of such spamming is that both the website who is spammed and the spammers sites both get lower ra...
Cold weather..christmas gifts ideas ... October Treasuries........
Indian Vanity Case: How To Tightline Your Eyes (tutorial)...
great tutorial Cynthia..Difference is quiet visible:)
Language Log » No word for dyslexia in languages with good...
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How Siri Really Works (Comic)
Here is the latest comic from our Joy of Tech friends at Geek Culture, Nitrozac and Snaggy. Joy of Tech appears three times a week in the Voices section of this site.
Geek, Gamer and blogger. Love making new friends and posting around awesome news.. :) Follow me and I\\\'ll try to follow you back as soon as I can :| Feel free to IM me at anytime. Add me on Gtalk,: email@example.com Your can also catch m...
Places to see before they disappear: The Great Barrier Reef...
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The Writer Who Couldn't Read : NPR
Imagine you wake up and can't read. The letters on the page have turned into squiggles. They make no sense. Howard Engel, a writer of detective stories, has this condition, but amazingly, has found a way to trick his brain to almost read again.
What does English sound like to a foreigner? [VID]
I have to applaud these actors for managing to get through this without laughing.
Adding unique to nails (30 photos)
Send in your nail art to theBERRYpics[at]gmail[dot]com!...
Enjoy a wood-fired outdoor beer spa for free in La Paz,...
Soak in an outdoor bath filled with beer. For free.
Six factors to consider when choosing your next travel destination...
The 6 Most Horrifying Lies The Food Industry is Feeding...
If there's one thing in the world the food industry is dead set against, it's allowing you to actually maintain some level of control over what you eat.
Overhead on LJ
Overhead on LJ Person A: Hating on America is a great sport abroad. It is a great way for Americans to make friends. (Or at least in some parts of the world.) Person B: Yup, it's an awesome way for...
1X - The Road Goes Ever On & On by Gary McParland
1x is an online photo gallery and social network. What makes 1x different is that every photo displayed has been hand picked by a curator.
How to double your traveling wardrobe without packing more...
Split Self: Isa K: Amazon.com: Kindle Store
This Is Why Your Used Bookstore Clerk Hates You
Although bookstore workers love their customers, or are at least morally obligated to, sometimes the love is so great...
Haute Design by Sarah Klassen: Graceful Gowns by Papilio...
Exquisite gowns Sarah. I would have to say the first one is my favorite....all those layers but who could pick?
will-self.com: Will's Room
There are many shadows and silhouettes in Old Montreal late at night. I caught this shot during my trip to Canada not long ago.
How to have authentic, unplanned and memorable travel experiences...
[caption id="attachment_1202" align="aligncenter" width="550" caption="Me going up against the local kids in a game of "jotani" (foosball) in Lalibela, Ethiopia."][/caption] If you've ever listened to a long-term traveler tell tales about t...
Rarotonga / Раротонга - ci2_rarotonga_island_IMG_6553...
Aerial view at Rarotonga island, the biggest of Cooks Islands. / Вид на остров Раротнга, самый большой остров из островов Кука.
All sizes | window dressing
Flickr is almost certainly the best online photo management and sharing application in the world. Show off your favorite photos and videos to the world, securely and privately show content to your friends and family, or blog the photos and videos you...
Spritebox - Create CSS from Sprite Images
Spritebox is a to help web designers quickly and easily classes and IDs from a . It is based on the principle of using the property to align areas of a sprite image into block elements of a web page. It was made using a combination of JQuery, CSS3...
How to Survive a 10-Hour Flight Like a Lady
Have you ever woken up on a plane one hour after taking a sleeping pill, with your headphones wire etched into your cheek, completely covered in sweat while sim
Wicked witch in the book Unusual art bookmark by MyBookmark...
Pruney fingers create an advantageous human super-grip (Wired...
You thought wrinkley fingers just meant you'd been in the bath too long, but there may be a much more interesting reason
Books That Rocked Your World at 16 But Fall Flat Now
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Getting Lost in Kiev - Never-Ending Footsteps
Cute Creta on Vimeo
A tilt-shift video by Joerg Daiber. Locations: Agios Nikolaos, Spinalonga, Kritsa, Katharo, Pitsidia and Matala on Crete, Greece. Shot with Lumix GH2, Gorillapod, 14-140mm and 7-14mm Lenses. Post with Final Cut Pro and After Effects. Music: Greece b...
Elo Designer | Award Winning Graphic Designer & Collage...
Elo Designer, graphic designer and collage artist. Elo is an award winning designer who mixes retro and color styles with a very unique touch.
Running of the Bulls in Pamplona, Spain
Running of the Bulls in Pamplona was made famous by Hemingway over 80 years ago, but the tradition continues to this very day. Photos here.
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A recipe blog that features simple, easy, delicious recipes with the occasional indulgent treat. Accompanied by mouthwatering photos, recipe reviews, and comments
Wisconsin Historical Images - Circus Lion in a Bathtub,...
Circus Lion in a Bathtub
Paris Nostalgia - Part II
Baboons kidnap and raise feral dogs as pets
From the documentary "Animals Like Us"
Glass Beach - The Dump You'll Want to Visit
Glass Beach in Fort Bragg, CA is the incredible result of human waste and the resilience of nature, created by dumping trash off the cliffs.
Talk about bringing camping into the 21st century . This luxurious take on the camper gives you...
Suri's Burn Book
A study in Suri and the people who disappoint her. (Also on Twitter @surisburnbook.) How many books...
Language Log » The words still came out of his mouth
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Il me va comme un gant !
Et pour cause... C'en est un ! Le Mâm' Sca'lett du gant, vous connaissez ? Après le doudou chaussette, une idée qui fait un pied de nez...
Wedding Ideas: The Rustic and Vintage Wedding
Wedding Ideas: The Rustic and Vintage Wedding : According to TheWeddingReport.com, 'Rustic Weddings' are the new trending wedding theme! It seems that brides-to-be are in love with t...