I realized today that, I, somehow, have changed into an optimistic person. I’m thoroughly creeped out right now because I’ve always been a realist, or a practical person, or a pessimist, or whatever you call it…just never an optimist. This creepy new skin feels kinda nice =)
Sweet tooth linked to pleasant disposition: Study
Does having a sweet tooth make a person more agreeable and friendly? New research suggests there could be a link between taste preferences and disposition. Scientists in the United States found that a liking for sweeter foods is an indication that a person is more agreeable and helpful, but not extroverted or neurotic. “It is striking that helpful and friendly people are considered...
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An Immune System Trained to Kill Cancer
Published: September 12, 2011 By DENISE GRADY PHILADELPHIA — A year ago, when chemotherapy stopped working against his leukemia, William Ludwig signed up to be the first patient treated in a bold experiment at the University of Pennsylvania. Mr. Ludwig, then 65, a retired corrections officer from Bridgeton, N.J., felt his life draining away and thought he had nothing to lose. Doctors removed...
YOU Innovate Tournament
vivekpaul: Hey Everyone, I am participating in the YOU Innovate Tournament. This tournament is designed for young entrepreneurs to create value out of a common product. This year we were required to make a product out of coffee cups, so Karen Sidhu and I decided make the SpeakoCup! Please check out our video below and vote! I would really appreciate it! ...
Goddamit. While I was loading paper into a...
I fail at life. Now my face is bleeding. Someone lick the blood off my face. (It isn’t gonna lick itself!)
I just joined OneMatch.
And no, it’s not a dating website. OneMatch is a global stem cell and marrow network responsible for finding and matching volunteer donors to patients requiring stem cell transplants. It is part of Canadian Blood Services and is a member of an international network of registries, therefore allowing possible matches through searching more than 11 million donors on over 50 registries. Fewer...
My 3 year old niece just threw a rubber ball at my...
HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA Good day.
I get annoyed when people make me want to change...
Then I remember there are already too many jackasses in this world. The End.
Who knew there is proper hot dog etiquette!
According to the National Hot Dog & Sausage Council, here are the dos and don’ts to eating “America’s sacred food”: Don’t… Put hot dog toppings between the hot dog and the bun. Always “dress the dog,” not the bun. Condiments should be applied in the following order: wet condiments like mustard and chili are applied first, followed by chunky...
doctom666 replied to your post: Yellow Treehouse Cafe in Auckland, New Zealand COOL!! just a short walk from Calgary!! Haha. Oh yes! It’s only a short walk over a bridge away!
Yellow Treehouse Cafe in Auckland, New Zealand
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Science: Colored Bacteria Can Be Used to Send... →
Scientists at Tufts University have refined a method that allows people to send messages using fluorescent strains of Escherichia coli. There’s enough color combinations to encode the entire alphabet, the numbers 0 to 9 and a few symbols. The procedure, called steganography by printed arrays of microbes (SPAM), starts in the lab where the bacteria are arranged in color-coded messages and...
*GASP* I missed out on Lisa Hannigan tonight?...
Well, this is disappointing. I’m gonna cry myself to sleep now.
I’m Comic Sans, Asshole. BY MIKE LACHER - - - - Listen up. I know the shit you’ve been saying behind my back. You think I’m stupid. You think I’m immature. You think I’m a malformed, pathetic excuse for a font. Well think again, nerdhole, because I’m Comic Sans, and I’m the best thing to happen to typography since Johannes fucking Gutenberg. You don’t like that your coworker used me...
A functional everyday item made even more beautiful by simple and smart design, this teastick is made of stainless steel and plastic and features a spring mechanism that reveals a drawer for tea leaves. Place the tea stick in a cup of hot water and let the tea steep through the tiny holes at the bottom. MUST. HAVE. Source: Uncommon Goods
Hooray! It's crabapple jelly time!
One of the best things about fall other than pumpkin flavored desserts is crabapples! I love making crabapple jelly, the way it makes my house smell and the beautiful color it produces. This year, I decided to make crabapple jelly with a hint of lavender, orange blossom, and honey =D It is all smiles in this household (and stomach)!
Science: This 90 Percent Successful Vaccine May Be... →
Spanish researchers have completed the first human trial of a new vaccine against HIV. It has been successful in 90% of the HIV-free volunteers during phase I testing. This vaccine brings great hope to eradicate this plague forever. The team lead by Dr Mariano Esteban, a researcher at the Spanish National Research Council’s Biotechnology National Centre, has been working on this method...
Rainy weather. Delicious brunch. $54 worth of quality chocolates. And now I bury my guilt and sorrow of limited funds in memories of deliciousness. Have a great weekend everyone! =) Here are some chocolates to make your weekend even better. Oh wait…You can’t have any…ahaha…haha..ha….ha…mmm this is awkward.