Stephen Davies still has his old prosthetic. He went for years without it, or without any prosthetic limb at all. It takes just a glance at his old prosthetic to know why – it’s disappointing, even unhelpful. A metal claw is scary to look at, and while wearing it, he has to manually twist clamps … Continue reading Consider the Prosthetic
And called it. Felix Kjellberg, also known as Pewdiepie and from here referred to as Felix, has once again used an insulting, hate-speech word on his platform. The mega-star was livestreaming Playerunknown Battlegrounds until he got irritated, and used the phrase “f*cking n*gg*r.” He quickly tried to ‘correct’ himself by saying he meant … Continue reading The N-Word is not Equal to Assh*le.
The last thing one might expect when going to synagogue on a Sunday morning at ten is a rabbi carrying an embroidered New Orleans, Mardi Gras mask. And it’s not even Purim. Rabbi Analia Bortz of Or Hadash, where Baken ‘In the Nest’ began last Sunday held no punches when she took the Bimah before … Continue reading “Mental Illness is the Cancer of the Soul.”
According to her son, Doree Kemler has been a long overlooked artist. From the first moment, her one hundredth birthday was a showcase of love as Michael Bloomberg hosted. Read Here.
When Nelson Dellis works out, he goes to 'the mental gym. It's all listed in his blog Climb 4 Memory- an odd title, until one learns that Nelson Dellis is a four time Memory Champion, and he has dedicated so much of his life to help other people improve their memory to the best of his … Continue reading Are You a Secret Memory Athlete?
A study finds that just 30 minutes of memory training per day, for 40 days, can reorganize your brain connectivity. Read here.
Do you walk up the escalator, or stand and let yourself be delivered to the top? One of these methods is more efficient than the other. Read here.
I do not want to be in a box. Close spaces are scary- though scary makes me sound young. Being trapped makes me feel young, waiting for mom to come and save me. In this I doubt she will. I know too well how the ‘End is Neigh’ and all I can hope is that … Continue reading “You are in a Box.”
Denmark's 10 Jante Laws are grim, and yet they bring so much happiness. Read here.
Paris, France is just too real for some tourists to handle. This results in Japanese tourists getting sick, and seeking therapy because of unmet expectations. Read here.