Walt Disney coined the phrase, "The Plausible Impossible." It means that while a scene may be impossible in reality, it can be plausible in a book, play or movie
The worst peacetime US Navy disaster occurred in April, 1952 with a collision between the aircraft carrier USS Wasp and the destroyer USS Hobson. The Hobson was sliced in two and 176 men perished.
Driving safety issues about elderly drivers are matters that need to be understood.Driving and aging are not necessarily incompatible but chances are strong that they may be.
The TV judge shows are really true arbitration proceedings where the litigants agree to be bound by the judge's decision. The TV judges offer entertainment, suspense, and no small amount of education.
Military terms can be confusing to a civilian. When reading a book or watching a movie about the armed conflict it's useful to know the terms. This article describes the organization of the United States Army from squad...
The science of artificial intelligence has embraced the art of writing and reporting with the founding of Narrative Science, a company that is pioneering the science of automatic writing. This article explains how it...
American football is a complicated game - for players and coaches. But for a fan, or rather a would be fan, the game doesn't have to be so complex. This article goes over the basics of the game, enough to make it...
The Godfather and its sequel The Godfather II has become a part of American culture. The Godfather quotes enrich our language and travel from film to film as an homage to the original screenplays. This articles reviews...
Excessive ear wax, or cerumen, can cause a significant hearing loss. The good news is that it is simple and inexpensive to remedy ear wax buildup.
The express cruiser is one of the most popular powerboats on the market. But owning one does present some problems with boating. This article highlights some concerns.
Nautical terms including boating terms and shipping terms often confound people. There are only a few things to know about nautical terms that will make your time on the water much more enjoyable.
A Rotary Club is a service organization that is part of Rotary International. It is also a place for business networking. Service Above Self is its motto. This article explains what is a Rotary Club
Parallel parking is nothing to fear if you follow the two basic rules in this article. Parallel parking should not be left to chance and instinct. You can learn how to parallel park easily.
Radon gas is second only to cigarette smoking as a leading cause of lung cancer. But testing for radon is cheap and professional radon mitigation services can eliminate the problem.
Leyland Cypress trees are the most popular tree for privacy screening. Not only to they provide privacy, they are hardy and beautiful to look at. And they grow extremely fast.
What is it about small business management that so many entrepreneurs miss? Whether it's writing a business plan or managing employees, good small business management can mean success while poor management can mean...
Boating in rough water is inevitable and all boaters should know how to handle it. Boating through chop requires common sense and following some basic rules. Well designed boats can handle rough water, but it's always...
Docking a single engine powerboat is easy. You just need to remember three simple rules