Who gives more? Breakdown right/left wing giving: studies of charitable conservative vs: liberal political party charity
Generosity in America has been quantified, as it is now a political tool. However, statistics don't tell the whole story.
Quote on stardust, "We are made from the same stuff as stars" inspires all poems, songs and images of cosmic humanity
When Joni Mitchell wrote her famous song, claiming we are all stardust, I thought it was another beautiful illusion. I was wrong!
Trouble with contradictions and poetry or contradictory poems: what is an oxymoron versus contradiction in terms?
Studying poetic literature in an attempt to understand the difference between oxymoron and "contradiction in terms" is a challenge!
F. Melius Christiansen wrote the music for this Danish poem titled "O Day Full of Grace." I love this song, its melody, and meaning. In fact, I want it sung at my funeral.
Ridding your home of petroleum products means much more than switching to natural gas or bio fuels in your tank.
Whatever happened to Bud Cort of Harold and Maude fame; did he get married; what about his friendship with Groucho Marx?
Harold and Maude was a cult film when I was in college. Bud Cort, who played Harold, seemed quirky and melancholy. I was curious; did he remain this way?
Unusual PhD Doctoral Dissertation thesis titles reveal topics some doctorate students may consider funny
Whale-fall and worms; clothing that talks; Victorian poor children in fiction; Cherokee, an endangered language and of course, basketweaving are all legitimate and fascinating PhD Dissertation topics.
A poem about choking under pressure.
It's tough to throw out a pot of food, however, food that has been left out all night may be dangerous to eat.
The sex life of Ponderosa Pine discovered and explored.
Norwegian (not ideas in Norwegion) Themed Graduation Party, complete with quirky Norway-theme napkins
Hey if other ethnic groups can have feasts sharing their cultures, why can't Norwegians? Here is a graduation party filled with Skandihoovian, whimsical delight.
Chinese poets began writing as early as 1027 BC. The Shijing or Book of Poetry contains four categories of poems. This hub examines and imitates the form, "song".
The true story of how one young woman totaled her Colorado soaring club's Schweizer 2-33. Mistakes happen when one trusts heroes more than self.
Origins of words in English often explain their strange spellings. Here is an irreverent look at one such word, diarrhea.
Tutor Scam on CRAIGSLIST .com-- my tutoring ad attracted scammers of the truth seeking profit, destroying trust
Scam artists target tutors on a regular basis. This hub details their methodology and provides a tag list of updated offenders as readers contribute names and email addresses. Information and references on identity...
Legality of using online photos/pictures/images found on or from the Internet: is there a legal use?
Process for determining the legal use of photographs in online articles.
Diagnosing pain in a teenaged daughter. Online sites that are helpful and the value of time; one mother's real-time story.
Discussion of libraries, books and an evolving self-help guide to searching for children's books published or read in the 1930s-1940s.
Examining religious truth from a theological perspective. Please Note: This hub is not written from a religious right or Republican point of view. Despite claims to the contrary, other Christian perspectives do...
John Wagner's cartoon "Maxine" twists the reality of aging and crotchety old women into irreverent hilarity. Gotta love her.
Introverts are not strange: a hub for people like Eckhart Tolle with introversion, not the common extrovert tendencies!
Introversion is not a handicap. Stand up and be counted, introverts of the world! We have much to offer.