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No Selfies for You!

Can we all agree that the 'selfie' is just becoming selfish and be done with them already?  Who thinks...

What’s The Longest Someone has Gone without Sleep?

11 days is the longest reported time anyone has gone without sleep.  A 26-year-old, Chinese man attempted to watch every game in the European Championship.  Ironically he was later found dead in his sleep (not kidding). In closely-watched experiments, people have been able to stay awake for eight...

When Tech Turns Evil-Tiny Camera Edition

New Yorkers who ride public transportation have it rough. First dead sharks, then rats on the train and now rats of a different kind.  The Metropolitan Transportation Authority is warning New Yorkers to keep an eye out for hidden cameras installed in MetroCard vending machines that can...

Glassholes Grab Your Credit Card & Wait for April 15th

I'm already tired of hearing about Google Glass, the Revenge of the Nerd's style, eyewear that records video which will retail for $1,500+ tax + (loss of dignity-free with purchase).  The only redeeming thing about the glasses are the name spawned from the backlash from...

You’re Annoying….No Really

I can at times suck the air out of a room, not on purpose, but it can happen.  Is it attractive? Nope.  Am I aware when it's happening? Sometimes.  Do I have tunnel vision when working on a problem? Yep.  I can be like a...

Starbucks and Rats on Cocaine…Same thing!

I write from Starbuck's often or like any day ending in 'y.'  I used to drink a Grande hot chai tea with about eleven or twenty Splenda. Then a friend informed me that  our bodies basically now can't tell the difference Splenda and sugar so...

Grab Your Yearbook! Photos Can Predict Happiness, Divorce & Death

From Forbes: Psychologists say, they may be able to predict how happy your life will be, whether your marriage will last, even how long you’ll live, from your expression in yearbook photos. How it's done Look at smiley face icon – the only thing differentiating it from a...

Almost Scrambled (well melted) Fabergé Egg

Full story at Reuters: LONDON CALLING! A Fabergé Imperial Easter Egg made for Emperor Alexander III of Russia and not seen in public for more than a century will go on show in London after being saved from the melting pot by an American scrap dealer who only...

Achoo! Allergies & Stress

Orange blossoms and cherry blossoms are amazing in the spring but can be tough if you suffer from allergies.  For many a runny nose, watery eyes and sneezing can accompany this fragrant season. Did you know that a sneeze can exceed 100 mph? That kind of force...

Another Mesh Victory Against Johnson & Johnson

April 3, 2014 The trial of Linda Batiste v. Ethicon concluded just before 6pm central time with the jury returning a verdict that the TVT-O mesh implanted in Batiste was defectively designed. That was the central count to this product liability trial.  The jury awarded her $1.2...