I watched this documentary a while ago called ‘We Live in Public’, which is about a social experiment that was conducted in the late 90’s based on ‘Big Brother’ and the whole pandemic of privacy loss with the introduction of the Internet. I remember while watching this documentary - which was quite controversial and a very risqué portrayal of what people will actually do in front of a camera, even … [Read more...] about Lady Lennia Ashley Sailer: We Live In Public
Archives for July 2013
Summer is a great time for sunbathing, beach going, barbecuing, and lots of other summer fun activities. Spending time in the sun has many benefits, including jumpstarting your body’s production of vitamin D. Many people think that drinking milk or taking supplements is an optimal source of vitamin D, however it is the sun that activates vitamin D in the body most efficiently. Spending time … [Read more...] about How to Protect Yourself From the Summer Sun
Being ready for a relationship is essential before you start one. Be aware of the different stages in a relationship when you want to start one. You need to know what to expect. So let's have a closer look at the different stages in a relationship. You need to know what you really want. How is your perfect man like? Take the time to write down a detailed description of what is essential and what … [Read more...] about The Essential Stages in a Relationship
It’s a simple fact of working life: sometimes you have to work overtime. Different organizations handle overtime differently. If you’re salaried, you may or may not be entitled to get overtime pay. If you’re hourly, you should almost always get paid overtime at 1.5 times your normal hourly rate. Colorado has certain laws and requirements around overtime pay. Read on to find out if you’re … [Read more...] about Are You Getting The Overtime You Deserve?
This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Sallie Mae for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. The fall semester is approaching fast, and many students are worrying about how they will be able to handle the expenses for the upcoming semester. College is expensive, and prices are only increasing. It is important to weigh out your options before choosing the right student aid. You … [Read more...] about How to Pick the Right Student Aid
For many, completing a triathlon is the ultimate symbol of overall fitness. Competitors race by land and sea (or other body of water) to challenge themselves with the endurance test that inspired the Ironman competition. In case you're wondering, the "Olympic" triathlon is a 1.5 km (.93 mile) swim, 40 km (25 mile) bike race and 10 km (6.2 mile) run. Ironman takes it to the extreme with a 3.8 km … [Read more...] about Are You A Triple Threat?
Nobody starts out in life thinking “I cannot wait to grow up and become a cop on the take.” At least, we assume they don't --Television corrupting the minds of children aside. But there are a lot of jobs that people do not trust. Some of these jobs are frivolous and some of them are vital. The range of negative opinions varies on these jobs but the question remains: are these bad reputations … [Read more...] about 4 Professions We Just Don't Trust
It’s one of the most exciting times in your life, but moving away to university can also be incredibly daunting, especially if you’re hundreds of miles away from the comforts of home. When the fun of Fresher’s Week is over its highly likely that you’ll experience homesickness at some point, but you don’t have to let it ruin your fun. Here’s our handy guide for overcoming homesickness while at … [Read more...] about Are You Homesick? Here are Do’s and Don’ts for College
Last Friday, President Obama stunned the press by surprise when he made an unexpected speech about the verdict in the George Zimmerman trial. Speaking to the media for the first time since the trial had ended, the President commented on race, the criminal justice system, and why the upset of the verdict resonated differently with many Black Americans. While many didn’t think he’d comment so soon, … [Read more...] about Should Obama Have Commented on the Zimmerman Verdict?
As you travel the world, you have to eat, and it might as well be some of the best. You do not have to be in the native locale to have the best cuisine from that region, but it is always good to try it in its native culture. Here is what you need to know about the Top 10 Tastiest Cuisines in the World. Italian There is probably not a country in the world that does not appreciate some form of … [Read more...] about Top 10 Most Tasty Cuisines in the World
Photo courtesy of www.universalstudiosentertainment.com We can’t have a music and movies edition without talking about one of my favorite genres of movies. So, here’s a riddle for you: What type of moving picture sings us a song while not withholding the storyline of a basic production? Musicals! They are the perfect mixture of music and cinematic features, and I have a few favorites. I have put … [Read more...] about My Musical Favorites