While there can be no doubt that French presses produce tasty coffee, there can also be some downsides to these makers. This article lists and looks at six issues that people can have with French presses.
When it comes to tasty beverages, French presses are seen by many coffee connoisseurs as the best coffee makers. This article lists and looks at seven pros of using one of these devices.
For many centuries, philosophers and scientists have debated the problems associated with discovering reality. This article looks at Platonism and positivism and how the different systems approach the issue.
The mystery of consciousness has intrigued philosophers and scientists for centuries. The dominant modern scientific view is that consciousness occurs as a consequence of brain function. However, the British physicist Roger Penrose believes that quantum effects might better explain the phenomenon.
The break-up of the Beatles is still a hot topic of debate more than fifty years after it happened. This article looks at whether Paul McCartney or John Lennon was responsible for the split.
John Lennon was without doubt a remarkable songwriter and political activist, but he was also a deeply troubled man. This article looks at five ways in which he was an awful human being.
Unfortunately, it's fairly common to encounter mistaken interpretations of evolution and natural selection. This article looks at 7 common misconceptions.
This article looks at HubPages and Medium from a writer's perspective. It compares and contrasts their relative merits and draws conclusions as to which is the better platform for online authors.
This article explains what the US Senate filibuster is, its origins, and how it could be eliminated, as well as answering some other common questions.
Many writers aspire to write on a daily basis but just can't seem to make it happen consistently. This article draws on my 35 years of experience to provide 5 practical tips for those who desire to write every day.
Travel mugs enable coffee drinkers to access their favorite beverage anywhere, even on the go. This article lists my top three mugs, along with my reasons and experiences.
Making the perfect cup of cappuccino or latte is not just about the coffee brewing, you also need to consider the milk. These are my selections for the best milk frothing pitcher.
This article looks at the pros and cons of franchises, and compares them with operating an independent business.
Top 10 tips for getting your writing accepted by a publisher and into print .
Recommendations for the best milk frother currently available, including handheld and electric models.
You don't need to hurt your wallet in order to buy a good juicer. This article lists three great products that you can buy for under $100.
What causes global warming and what should be done about it? I explain seven actions that need to be taken.
The main causes of global warming can essentially be split into two groups: those that are naturally occurring and those that are man-made.
Although the debate over whether cannabis should be legal has gone on for decades, the intensity has increased in recent years. This article lists the pros and cons of legalization.
As wireless networks become increasingly popular, I look at the relative advantages and disadvantages when compared with wired networks.