Going to the beach should be about having a happy and stress free vacation. However, wherever there are lots of people together we need to stick to a few rules. We can only enjoy the beach if other people don't get on...
One striking aspect of houses in America is the flimsy quality of even the most expensive ones. Houses are built literally like a house of cards.
The value of US college degrees is less than it was and is becoming more and more useless annually. A few thoughts on the college scam.
A general overview of some differences between the US and Europe. Keep in mind that these are generalizations.
A short history of the bagel. From Eastern Europe to the United States.
Africa is still the "Dark Continent". It has become popular to blame all the ills of the continent on European colonialism and to ignore the conflicts that have been alive for centuries before the arrival of Europeans.
Stress and anxiety aren't necessarily from what's coming at you, but how you perceive those things. Not worrying can be accomplished. It's all in your head.
The city of Capua is not well known outside of Italy, despite its rich and fascinating history, location and sights. The city is located 25 kilometers north of Naples in the province of Caserta in Campania.
Over 2 million accidents a year are caused in the United States by drivers simply not using their turn signals. Here are so whens and hows to get a grip of this apparently difficult task
Centralizing governments have usually failed in history. The European Union is bound to fray at the edges first.
Normal books or e-books? Newer isn't always better.
A look at some communist era monuments throughout Eastern Europe. The good, the bad and the ugly. You decide which is which!
There is an art to enjoyable reading. If we take the time to actually focus on what we are reading, we'll get a lot more out of books than otherwise.
Many people in the former Soviet Bloc have nostalgia for the consumer goods of that era. Here is a look of just a small number of these products.
Imposing democratic ideals on other countries is bound to fail. When democracy and democratic ideals are on shaky legs even in the United States and Europe, there is not much hope of it succeeding elsewhere.