Fired for being sexy

December 25, 2012

A COURT has ruled that a dentist was entitled to pouch his dental partner for being too “irresistible” and a “threat” to his marriage. Melissa Nelson, a 32-year-old married mom of two, worked with dentist James Knight for 10 years before he dismissed her. An all-male Iowa State Supreme Court ruled that he was within […]

‘Rudolph,’ ‘Charlie Brown,’ and ‘The Grinch’: Will a good American trilogy of Christmas specials work on a newcomer?

December 22, 2012

Image Credit: Classic Media; 1965 United Feature Syndicate; Everett Collection In a pantheon of good Christmas specials — a yuletide-themed adventures trotted out by a networks any year, customarily animated, typically with a thesis strain so iconic that children can sing a lyrics before they learn how to pronounce — 3 titles power supreme. Rudolph […]

SIDE STREETS: Christmas only isn't a same but a tree

December 9, 2012

Sometimes, we incidentally learn a approach to assistance a community. Even better, we find we only can’t stop. Best of all, your good help spreads. That’s a box with David and Michelle Fein and their Christmas Tree Project. In 2010, a integrate motionless to reinstate their synthetic Christmas tree so they offering on Craigslist to […]

Christmas TV specials crawl this year on Hallmark, ABC and more

December 3, 2012

As a child of a San Fernando Valley, we knew a yule as a time of frost-free mornings when we could not see my breath. Turning down my collar opposite a warm, we would walk sludgeless streets past yards absent of snowmen, where immature and even flowering hedges hid no foes watchful to whip me […]

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September 30, 2012

  Trudy Park during home on a easterly side of a hill. Photo by David Fairchild This licence member of a Peninsula Committee Los Angeles Philharmonic was among about 30 immature matrons recruited in 1952 to assistance a struggling Los Angeles Symphony (its afterwards name) compensate a bills. And she’s been with a Committee ever […]

Appreciate time, a many dedicated component of life

August 20, 2012

The spade-shaped, yellow-green walnut root twirled kindly as it fell to a ground. The zephyr was cool, still damp with a sleet that came a night before. On this murky Aug afternoon, full of gray and black clouds and drizzle, came a initial idea that autumn was coming. I have listened a occasional pointy whack […]

Fred Pearce's tip 10 eco-books

May 19, 2012

I am not a tree hugger. Nor a people hater. For me, as an sourroundings publisher for 30 years, a story is about people and how they work, live and dream on universe Earth. And how we – 7 billion of us, and counting – can keep adult a insane dance of civilisation in an […]

Inside Norwood Pediatric Dentistry

May 17, 2012

A large, shaggy immature tree stands high in a Norwood Pediatric Dentistry waiting room. Four colorful parrots and dual monkeys hang from a branches. A vast parrot is perched by a categorical entrance, nod anyone who enters. This jungle knowledge creates it transparent that Norwood Pediatric Dentistry is not your standard dentist’s office. “This is […]

As open flowers open, so does a 1940 Census

April 8, 2012

Published Saturday Mar 17, 2012 I’m prejudiced to March. The initial signs of open do wonders for a winter-weary soul. we demeanour brazen to a light lapse of green, a initial bulbs bringing a spirit of color, and, of course, my birthday. Having a St. Patrick’s Day birthday always sounds a lot some-more sparkling than […]

How to Treat Bad Breath

March 30, 2012

Six easy ways to freshen your breath. 1. Water How it works: Bad exhale can start when a germ on your tongue mangle down a proteins in phlegm and food—especially sugarine and dairy products—which can means a germ to recover sulfur compounds.  Result: stinky breath. However, bacteria’s sworn rivalry is oxygen, that is found in […]