Archive for the ‘Sad’ Category

Nora Ephron, Prolific Writer And Filmmaker, Dies At Age 71

Nora Ephron, journalist, essayist, director, novelist, playwright, and all around queen of writing romantic comedies (like When Harry Met Sally and Sleepless In Seattle) has passed away. Ephron passed on Tuesday, June 26, 2012 following […]

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The 7 Worst Things About Being A Male

Women say that men have it easier…they don’t carry and bear children, they can pee anywhere at any time while maintaining a decent level of modesty, and they can open any can or jar. The […]

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U.S. Kids Getting More ADHD Drugs, Fewer Antibiotics

A recent survey conducted by the U.S. Food and Administration found that from 2002 to 2010 the use of antibiotics among children declined while the use of meds to treat ADHD rose tremendously. This is […]

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Radiohead “Shattered” By Crew Member’s Death

Tragedy has marked the now postponed return to the stage for English rock group Radiohead. On Saturday, June 16, 2012 the stage collapsed at the concert site located at Downsville Park in Toronto, Canada. The […]

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7 Ways Facebook And The Internet Are Screwing With Your Life

The Internet has seemingly limitless information accessible by the click of a mouse. That “power” combined with access to the world’s biggest social network can have amazing results. There’s a downside to both though. Read […]

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Sheryl Crow Has A Brain Tumor

American singer, songwriter, and mom Sheryl Crow is once again facing down a scary health issue: a benign brain growth. The fifty year old reportedly made the announcement during a recent gig. Here’s more with […]

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10 Things You May Not Know About Maurice Sendak

American author and illustrator Maurice Sendak began his career in 1963 and wrote numerous fantastic children’s books throughout the span of his career. From Where to Wild Things are to Bumble Ardy, Sendak impacted the […]

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Adam Yauch’s First Line Of Every Beastie Boys Song

Adam Yauch, American songwriter, rapper, and film director was a founding member of the Beastie Boys who passed away due to cancer of the parotid gland on May 4, 2012. Well loved by many, the […]

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How We’re Endangering Animals

It’s common knowledge that climate change, human population expansion, and poaching are all imminent threats to many species of the animal kingdom. Perhaps “survival of the fittest” involves possessing compassion for non-human critters we share […]

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The Flight From Conversation

Human relationships over the past 15 years have significantly less face to face interactions and more “alone together” interactions due to the use of technology. Text messages, email, and even Facebook are only enabling The […]

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