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  • 2017 Best Career Apps & Websites To Land Your Next Job Serious about landing your dream job this year? Or at least, landing a more fulfilling and higher paying job than the one you’re in now? If you said, Yes, then let’s do it! My last article in Huffington Post, 2017 Highest Paying Jobs, Best Companies and Fastest Growing Industries, has been helping many of you identify ...
  • From Poem to Children’s Book – My Darling Child Shiloh by Aaron Ozee Growing up, I was hooked on Shel Silverstein. I mean, who wouldn’t be right? From the prose to the graphics, he had a creative way of telling a story. Must be why so many schools still use his books for story time. Eventually, we grow up. While I still have my copy of Where the ...
  • COLUMN: An Illustrated History of Love and Sex Among the Literati This article first appeared in The National Book Review COLUMN: THE BIBLIOPHILE The Art of the Affair: An Illustrated History of Love, Sex, and Artistic Influence by Catherine Lacey and Forsyth Harmon Bloomsbury USA, 96 pp. By Simone Grace Seol What is better than art and gossip? An eminently well-read friend, with a glint in her eye, turned me onto ...
  • Laughter As Healing And Grace: Comedy Is Crucial For #Resistance Lorie Shaull from Washington, United States – Resist sign, Supreme Court news conference to call for the reversal of President Trump’s travel ban on refugees and immigrants from several Middle East countries. Wikimedia Commons What does the image of the Grim Reaper, aka Death, have to do with comedy and resistance? Quite a lot, it turns ...
  • Stop Bannon and his puppet Trump; Elect a Democratic Congress in 2018 Reality tells us the only way to ensure we stop Trump in the long run, unless he is impeached, is to elect a Democratic Congress in 2018. We can and should continue to march and protest but that must lead to organizing and electing Democrats. The first step is ensuring we keep the Virginia governorship ...
  • Go Tell It on the Mountain, Part 3 – Peru and Ecuador: Mountain-Combing on the Looney Front Moving on up South America, the third blog on mountains and volcanoes I’ve met around the world – not necessarily the most famous or tallest, just beautiful mountain scenery even if not particularly high – snapped and chosen at random, reaches Peru and Ecuador. PERU Arequipa – El Misti The Altiplano Colca Canyon Northern Highlands – from ...
  • Why Roman Reigns Was The Surprise No. 30 Royal Rumble Entrant… | WrestleSketch #11 Why Roman Reigns was the surprise No. 30 Royal Rumble entrant, via Oli Davis’ WrestleSketch. Watch the other WrestleSketch episodes here. — This feed and its contents are the property of The Huffington Post, and use is subject to our terms. It may be used for personal consumption, but may not be distributed on a ...
  • Constitutional Crossroads The musings of our 45th President… The Constitution is really stupid. First of all, it isn’t even typed. Maybe that’s why it’s written on old yellow paper that looks like grandma’s toenails. I don’t like old houses or old ladies and now I’m adding the Constitution to that list. It’s like over 200 years old. Would ...
  • Shawnee Mountain: A Ski and Snow Getaway in The Pocono Mountains For more winter getaways, visit offMetro.com. The Pocono Mountains in Pennsylvania are just a two-hour bus ride from New York City but will still give you that “world away” feeling. The area is replete with cold weather activities – by day you can hit the slopes or go for a winter hike. By night you can ...
  • Kidney Beans Curry (Rajma Curry) | Indian Cooking Recipes | #CookwithAnisa #recipeoftheday Today we are making Kidney Beans Curry which is also known traditionally as Rajma Curry. This delicious, tasty and spicy vegetarian comfort food is amazing, and can be eaten with Chapati, Naan or Rice. Chapati Recipe: https://youtu.be/wuAYZvMDons Naan Recipe: https://youtu.be/8vNBBDGBg6k Rice Recipe: https://youtu.be/-c_ZvFuvwOw INGREDIENTS: 250g Kidney Beans 2 Chopped Onions 2 Fresh Tomatoes 1 tin Chopped Tomatoes (you dont have to use it ...
  • The Time of Trump’s Surprises and Putin’s Alliances The first ten days of Donald Trump saw the controversial new US president deliver on many of his campaign promises. He has disrupted usual government business and has brought a seismic shock that has shaken Washington and world capitals. The new president grabbed for his magical pen, and signed astonishing executive orders, deliberately pre-empting the ...
  • Super Bowl Ads Are a Great Way to Waste Money A 30-second spot during Super Blow 51 will cost $5 million. If advertisers are willing to pay that much, many assume a Super Bowl ad is a good investment – especially since viewers pay more attention to them than typical ads. Here are some of the reasons why Super Bowl ads are so popular. They… Reach ...
  • Trump Perverts American History Pushing Religious Power Grab As President Donald Trump continue his attempt to shock doctrine America with a flurry of executive orders, geopolitical posturings, sophomoric outbursts, and outrageous pronouncements, it is not hard to lose focus. At the National Prayer Breakfast Thursday morning, Trump continued his strange attacks on former Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger, whom he reportedly resents for taking over for ...
  • Phenomenal Man: Samuel L. Jackson Channels James Baldwin in ‘I Am Not Your Negro’ If I don’t get to watch another film this year apart from Raoul Peck’s Academy Award nominated documentary I Am Not Your Negro, I think I’ll be cinematically satisfied for the entire 2017. Yes, you read me right. It’s. That. Good. Why make such a strong statement, you may wonder? Because the writing of James Baldwin, ...
  • FRIENDSHIP FRIENDSHIP ✨ _________________________ We Travel On Our Different Paths Each Moving On Their Own … The Very Many Ups And Downs The Tests Our Paths Have Shown … Through Many Summers Winters Too Through Many Days And Nights … Through Different Moods Through Different Times Through Different Sounds And Sights … Yet Through These Paths We Intersect To Share A Moment When … With Kindness And ...
  • Italian Grilled Cheese Sandwich Recipe, Ultimate Fried Cheese Sandwich Grilled Cheese Sandwich Grilled Cheese Sandwich is the answer to how an Italian enjoys a Grilled Cheese sandwich! Try out this twist on a family favourite and spoil your tastebuds with mozzarella oozing on top of Prosciutto di Parma, grilled sweet potatoes, grilled zucchini and asiago cheese between two fried slices of bread. Naughty BUT ohhhh ...
  • Interview: John Goodman on Playing Paul Bunyan in “Bunyan & Babe” John Goodman is one of Hollywood’s most versatile performers, with an astonishing range of iconic performances. He is a Coen brothers favorite, appearing (and often yelling) in “The Big Lebowski,” “Barton Fink,” and “Raising Arizona.” He played Denzel Washington’s drug dealer in “Flight,” Ben Affleck’s Hollywood inside man in “Argo,” Roseanne’s devoted blue collar husband ...
  • Living in the Time of Trump Around my house, I’m the source of near-constant mockery for my ability to be nostalgic for virtually anything that happened before right now. If the topic is even remotely related to “Encino in the 70’s”, apparently I not only have written eight articles about it, but I manage to even describe gas lines, smog alerts, ...
  • When Life Is In The Hands Of Human Traffickers / 14ymedio, Yoani Sanchez Terminal 3 in Jose Marti International Airport in Havana (14ymedio) 14ymedio, Generation Y, Yoani Sanchez, 4 February 2017 – The wifi signal barely crosses the glass. The wireless network at José Martí International Airport only covers the boarding area. But a woman presses her whole body against the opaque window that separates the travelers’ area ...
  • Uninformed Threats Against Iran are Dangerous The Trump Administration has wasted no time in making a number of cavalier threats against Iran. While it is difficult to understand why it has chosen this course of action, it is undoubtedly counterproductive and dangerous. By “officially putting Iran on notice” and “taking nothing off the table,” the President and his National Security Advisor have ...