Wife, mother, and late blooming opera star, Alma Gluck rose to stardom fast. She w the only opera concertist to ever sell 1 million records. Mother to Efrem Zimbalist Jr, her short life is remarkable.
Spotlight On: The Truth About Humanely Raised, Cage-Free Chicken Farms (Perdue and Contractors For Perdue)
Perdue claims to raise chickens humanely, cage & antibiotic free. One North Carolina farmer/Perdue subcontractor says it's not true. Here's the video that hurt Perdue, but did it also hurt the farmer?
UPDATE: NEW BOOK TO BE PUBLISHED IN 7/2015! TKAM became a best seller, was made into a movie, and is required reading in many school systems. But how much do we know about the author? Here's a peek.
This article about vitamins and supplements talks about attempts to get government regulation, food sources for Vitamin A, what it's good for, and recommended dosage.
Do you think architectural landmarks are free of copyright? Not so, in some European countries. Here's shocking news of some that are still under copyright! Could you be a "copyright infringer?"
If FB & G+ "required" you to use your real name, would you question why? This week "The Big Two" are making people change accounts to real names or they will disable their accounts. Fair or unfair?
Do you think your photo will make it easier for friends to identify you? Read the pros and cons of using real profile pix and why you might be seeing your face with someone else's name real soon.
From Australia to United States, this article shows works now in public domain according to the copyright laws of their respective countries. My hope is to make copyright law less confusing for you.
Each year, most countries release works into public domain, but not USA. They're depriving the public of creative works. Supreme Court ruled they could take works OUT of public domain. Is it fair?
Getting a diagnosis was very hard. Some said I had MS, FMS, or Lupus. Treatments didn't work. A friend said it might be Sjogren's Syndrome and suggested a doctor. Finally, I got the right diagnosis!
UPDATE: 7/1/14 Class action lawsuit with info for anyone who is affected. PFChang calls it a Data Breach, but I say they were HACKED. I'll show you what happens to credit cards after the breach.
A conversation after my Bible study group meeting led me to offer up a poem that explained it all perfectly. It hit home for many of our members. Will it make a point to you, too?
Updated: 7/15/14. Video How To Find Public Domain Pictures on Google. What is Public Domain? Are the pictures you're using truly in the public domain? How do you tell? Get some answers here!
Efrem Zimbalist Jr. had a remarkable life & an equally remarkable heritage. He died May 2, 2014. His family tree shows true philanthropy. My Trivia Box details tidbits I hope you'll enjoy.
We no sooner have healthcare providers switching everything over to computer databases and now we hear about those very same records getting hacked. Is your physician protecting your info?
After 60, 70 years of marriage, one spouse dies shortly after the other, was it a broken heart or just their time? Here are six stories; some may bring a tear to your eye, some may make you smile.
Steve Jobs packed a lot of living into 56 years, leaving behind so much to remember him by. Was he a genius, in the right place at the right time, or was it just luck?
Not everyone views justice the same way. First hub in series: Copyright Infringement vs Fair Use. Will you agree or disagree with the decision? This is a real case and it should make all authors mad!
EPA said WTC zone was safe, no need to go all Hazmat. Painter masks didn't cut it. Workers are fighting for medical care & disability $$$. Many died w/ cancers, etc. But U S Gov't says NO to benefits
Malware. What is it, how do I find it, and how do I get rid of it? Easy step by step directions and my best picks for free malware software removal programs!
Shoulder surfing to get your private information is on the rise.
Updated:4/15/2015. Is there a SIDS & swaddling connection? 10 out 36 babies who died of SIDS were swaddled. Did you know there's a right way & a wrong way to swaddle? Videos: avoid hip dysplasia &more
Princess Diana has always held a fascination not only for me, but for people all over the world. Even in death, people can't get enough of the shy girl who became "The People's Princess."
Do you ever wonder how to use punctuation with quotation marks? Do they go before or after the period, before or after the comma? I hope this helps answer those questions.