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Different Types Of Psychic Abilities

Archived; click post to view.Excerpt: In the swirl of misconceptions, misunderstandings, and general confusion surrounding the fields of parapsychology and psychic activity, most people have no idea how to make distinctions between different types of psychic abilities. Wait a minute, you say, I didn't even know there were different types! You're in the same boat […]

Green Card Requirements – what are they and how do I comply?

Archived; click post to view.Excerpt: What is a Permanent Resident Card? A Permanent Resident Card, commonly known as a Green Card, is evidence of your status as a lawful permanent resident with a right to live and work permanently in the United States. It also is evidence of your registration in accordance with United States […]

Tea: Origins, Flavors and Health Benefits

Archived; click post to view.Excerpt: How many times do we just want to drink tea after a heavy meal, but are then bombarded with all the various tea flavours that we get lost. This article answers that need. What you should always remember is that there are only four types of tea. 1) Black tea […]

Alarm Clocks – An Insight

Archived; click post to view.Excerpt: For most the sound of an Alarm ringing first thing in the morning is a shock. You set it the night before, for whatever time you would like to wake up, and yet you are still annoyed with it when it actually goes off at the time you requested. If […]

The History Of The Green Berets

Archived; click post to view.Excerpt: Special Forces Major Herbert Brucker was behind the beginning of the green beret designation in the year 1953. Brucker began the designation which would later be realized by First Lieutenant Roger Pezelle who adopted it for his highly operative A-Team called the Operational Detachment FA-32. Rapidly, this little green beret […]

What Can You Do When Disaster Strikes Somewhere Else?

Archived; click post to view.Excerpt: Several of the largest natural disasters have occurred recently. These include the earthquake and tsunami in South East Asia and Hurricane Katrina in the Southern United States. Thousands of disasters occur every year. They all don't affect thousands of people, but the impact is as dire for each one that […]

Flower Delivery With Ease

Archived; click post to view.Excerpt: A few tips to make the miracle a little easier A hundred years ago, it was a feat to get the simplest message across country. But today, with the widespread use of the Internet and the telephone, it is easy to express the appropriate sentiment to almost anyone in the […]

Gift Cards The Double Present!

Archived; click post to view.Excerpt: Finding the right gift for that special somebody has always been of great importance. They might say that it’s the thought that counts, but the thoughtfulness invested in any gift should go deeper than simply picking something up at random. While your mother might love flowers, there’s little point in […]

About Apologizing

Archived; click post to view.Excerpt: We all make mistakes. Howsoever intelligent we may be, or wealthy, or experienced, we all make mistakes. Sometimes we realize, other times we don't. But we all make mistakes because we are human. Only God does not ever make any mistake. Some of our mistakes hurt our interest. They don't […]

Internet: useful or harmful?

Archived; click post to view.Excerpt: Nowadays young generation doesn’t read books, journals, magazines and newspapers. And really why should they if they have excellent possibilities to find everything necessary on-line. Except information you can find a lot of other different things that can widen your outlook. You can visit Louver gallery with famous Mona Lisa, […]

Love – Begin With Vigor After Failure

Archived; click post to view.Excerpt: Defeat in love is very disheartening. You love some body dearly and he/she does not reciprocate your feelings at all. Or you have already gone a long distance with someone and he/she goes alone after that. Any failure in love and dating takes the strength away. It kills something inside […]

Giant Squid Finally Captured On Film

Archived; click post to view.Excerpt: On 27 September 2005, the greatest zoological discovery of the century was announced. For the first time ever, a live giant squid was caught on film. The Animal The giant squid (Architeuthis) has been known to humans since ancient times. Giant squid were regular features in many Norwegian tales (where, […]

How to Find a Book Using Online Bookstores

Archived; click post to view.Excerpt: Looking for improving your gaming skills by reading some of the best books on professional gaming that are around? That is a good idea, but, and as you may have already noticed, it is easier said than done. Once you go online to one of the many online bookstores such […]

Criminal Record – Holes In Reporting

Archived; click post to view.Excerpt: Those who think that getting information on a person with a criminal record is as easy as picking up a phone and making a call may find this article an eye opener. It isn't that you can't get the information. The problem is that part or all of the information […]

Choosing A Quality Online Florist

Archived; click post to view.Excerpt: The first thing to look at when choosing an online florist is whether or not the company is a real florist. There are actually many companies that claim to be but are not. Instead, these companies are resellers or affiliates. This means they just take your flower arrangement order and […]

Conservation Starts With You

Archived; click post to view.Excerpt: Our society has many downfalls, but perhaps one of our biggest downfalls is that we are wasteful. Incredibly wasteful actually. Our lives are spent wasting time, energy, and emotion on people and activites that do nothing for us. We sit down to a meal and fill our plates with more […]

Safety Tips For Construction Workers

Archived; click post to view.Excerpt: Working in the construction industry can be dangerous. The nature of the work carries risks, and accidents can result in serious injuries or even death. OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration) law requires employers to provide a work place that is safe and free from hazards. Yet, everyday construction workers […]

Neighbours 'Aren't There For One Another&#039

Archived; click post to view.Excerpt: Latest research has shown that 15 per cent of Britons do not trust their neighbours at all, despite the fact that most neighbourhood watch schemes can help reduce crime in the area and the need to make possibly preventable home insurance claims. Cornhill Direct Home Insurance polled around 3,000 people, […]

The Act Of Being Politically Correct Has Gone From The Sublime To The Ridiculous

Archived; click post to view.Excerpt: There was a time that being politically correct meant speaking and acting in a considerate manner to others. Now it means speaking and acting in a manner acceptable to the Hollywood and politically left wing Elite who have appointed themselves as the arbitrators of what is proper and what is […]

Silicon Bracelets

Archived; click post to view.Excerpt: Silicon bands or bracelets are not just mere silicon loops. They represent the human spirit that can fight all odds. These bands create awareness towards worthy causes. They have been popularized by cancer survivor and cycling champion, Lance Armstrong. He helped generate 15 million dollars for charity through selling these […]

Searchers Follow Ancient Traditions

Archived; click post to view.Excerpt: In the past year 36 percent of all Americans age 18 and over used approximately form of complementary color and option practice of medicine to deal with illness. These therapies range from acupuncture to herbs, from stress relieving meditation to botanical products, and have in park that they ar not […]

Press Release: Why SEO Experts Should Not Use Press Releases

Archived; click post to view.Excerpt: Rumor has it that press releases are the next big thing in the SEO business, and many companies are spending top dollars trying to write the next big press release announcing the next big balloon breaking technology. But is this really the next big thing? By definition, a Press Release […]

Canadian Immigration Documents

Archived; click post to view.Excerpt: Your Personal and Financial Documents are very important when you submit your application for the Canadian Permanent Residence visa.I recommend sending with your application NOTARIZED copies of all the documents that I will describe the following weeks of the program, except for the following (which should be ORIGINAL): - Immigration […]

Lucky Escapes From Terrorist Attacks

Archived; click post to view.Excerpt: I have met many people over the last number of years in my business line of work, stammering tuition, and have heard a couple of remarkable stories of how they narrowly avoided a terrorist attack. The first was a man who was in New York at the time of the […]

Hampers: Aids In House Organization

Archived; click post to view.Excerpt: In today fast pace, being disorganized is not an option. Disorganization can lead to confusion, wastage of time effort and money. Simple organizing can prevent clutter, having no clutter to clear thinking and clear thinking to efficiency. Neglecting to clean the house even for one day can make it harder […]

Business And Life Success Secrets Of A Remarkable Woman

Archived; click post to view.Excerpt: I have wanted to write this article for some time. It is about what some have called a remarkable woman. As a matter of fact, she was recently featured in a book by the same name, “Remarkable Woman” by Insight Publishing. The businesswoman’s name is Dr. Devona Williams. She is […]

I'll Take Chloe and Her Stun Gun on My Team

Archived; click post to view.Excerpt: There she was after leaving Bill Buchanan’s house, sitting in the bar area of a hotel, having successfully eluded the police during curfew in LA, when out of nowhere it happened! A semi drunk patron who had been sitting at the bar approached her not once but twice and just […]

Subliminal Messages, Potentially An Important Tool

Archived; click post to view.Excerpt: Subliminal messages have many uses. Some are good and many are bad. Since I am a positive person I want to in the next few paragraphs think about all of the potentially good uses of these messages to our sub-conscious. First though you need to understand the power of the […]

Test Your Shopping Style And Improve

Archived; click post to view.Excerpt: Human beings come in many types. So do our styles vary. All of us have our own unique style. Let us discuss few and find out how to improve our shopping style and how to test our shopping style. Immediate shopper - this kind of shopper looks at something, likes […]

Leather Pants – Are They Your Choice?

Archived; click post to view.Excerpt: Not everyone can wear leather pants. More importantly, not everyone who can wear leather pants can find a pair that don't leave them looking like they are attending an eighties theme party or convention of ZZ Top fans. Luckily, as the Internet expands more and more, local leatherwear retailers and […]

Need A Crane – Rental Or Contract Lift?

Archived; click post to view.Excerpt: Crane rental companies have a complete range of industrial cranes available for hire. Even deciding what kind of crane you need is a complex process that will require you to provide planned location, weight of load and distance from the center of rotation (slew) of the crane that the load […]

American Morality – A Glimmer of Hope on the Horizon

Archived; click post to view.Excerpt: Has the United States lost it’s basic principle of morality? Has the United States moved away from the guiding principles that this country was founded on? A single line from the Declaration of Independence describes these basic principles, and it is the meaning of these words which provided the foundation […]

Shopping For A Flashlight: A Guide

Archived; click post to view.Excerpt: A flashlight is such a standard household item that we sometimes take it for granted. We don’t realize there are poorly made flashlights and well-made flashlights. But there are. Here are some tips to buying the best flashlight: 1. Avoid flashlights with low battery life. They might be the cheapest […]

What The Indian Taught Me

Archived; click post to view.Excerpt: I have a simple saying that goes like this... "There are 6.2 billion people on this planet and I can learn something new from every one of them." Here is a true story about what I learned from a Miccosukee Indian named Roy. I live on a lake in Miami […]

Are You A Potential Crime Victim?

Archived; click post to view.Excerpt: I've been in law enforcement for 17 years and have a great deal of experience working in the street and dealing with the common problems and crimes of the average person. This article addresses the common crimes that are occuring to people when removed from their homes. This is to […]

Communicating on Purpose

Archived; click post to view.Excerpt: Last week I attended an excellent 2-day workshop called "Staying Grounded When on the Spot," offered by the Public Conversations Project, in Watertown, MA. Geared to help facilitators and trainers manage challenging group moments, I found that the skills applied in a variety of settings, including one-on-one communication "hot spots." […]

Questions To Ask Your Employer Before A Bird Flu Pandemic

Archived; click post to view.Excerpt: Bird flu? Have you heard of it? You have probably been hearing more about it in the news lately. What is it and why should you be worried about it? Avian influenza affects poultry and wild game birds. It has been mainly in Southeast Asia but is spreading to other […]

Self Defense – Crime Wave in Phoenix and Washington DC

Archived; click post to view.Excerpt: Recently on the Fox News Network, one of the stories was about a crime wave in Washington DC. What's new you ask? Washington DC has a history of crime waves. These statistics are particularly startling when you consider that Washington DC has so many different levels of police. In the […]

Three Steps to “Take Back the Night”

Archived; click post to view.Excerpt: “Take Back the Night” events across the country in April are a grim reminder of just how serious a problem crime against women has become. From domestic violence to date rape, from assault in a parking lot to rapes on a college campus it seems as though women are targets […]

Going The Extra Mile Benefits Everyone Including Yourself

Archived; click post to view.Excerpt: In a world where mediocrity is becoming alarmingly common, it's a refreshing change to encounter people who are willing to go the extra mile. If we are lucky we encounter such people on a daily basis. A checkout clerk who is particularly courteous, a co-worker who helps you do something […]

A Better Way To Prepare And Protect America For Catastrophes

Archived; click post to view.Excerpt: Contrary to popular belief, the epicenter of the strongest earthquake to ever strike the continental U.S. was not in California, but in Missouri. It was so powerful that it changed the course of the Mississippi River. Twenty states, including Hawaii and every state that borders the Atlantic Ocean and Gulf […]

Battery Recycling: Help Your Environment

Archived; click post to view.Excerpt: Batteries may contain harmful metals and chemicals such as nickel cadmium, alkaline, mercury, nickel metal hydride and lead acid, which can contaminate the environment if not disposed properly. For example, when batteries containing cadmium is used in landfills, they will eventually dissolve and release the toxic substance that can seep […]

Creating True Abundance in Your Life

Archived; click post to view.Excerpt: Learning how to create abundance in your life is about much more than gathering financial abundance. Abundance is a fundamental facet of nature too. Abundance is apparent in nature; one only needs to look at a field of flowers or wild fruit to understand how nature can be generous to […]

Charity Auction Hits Timely Note For Musicians

Archived; click post to view.Excerpt: Thanks to the efforts of two award-winning musicians and the support of an internationally known maker of fine time-pieces, a symphony of support has been created for the musicians of New Orleans. Shortly after witnessing the devastation caused in New Orleans by Hurricane Katrina, Harry Connick, Jr. and Branford Marsalis […]

Life Advice: A Lost Friend Speaks

Archived; click post to view.Excerpt: When my friend sensed that in a few weeks the light of life was about to be extinguished, and that there was no more hope for him, he called me to his side and said, "If only I had lived my life differently, I might not have felt such an […]

Hydropower As A Major Player In The Energy Game

Archived; click post to view.Excerpt: Hydropower has been a slumbering giant in the energy game. Since the 1960s, its use has actually gone down compared to other energy sources. This is beginning to change. Hydropower As A Major Player In The Energy Game Hydropower is the massive production of electricity through the conversion of kinetic […]

Understanding Green Card

Archived; click post to view.Excerpt: The United States Permanent Resident Card, better understood as the Green Card, is the identification card of individuals who live permanently in the United States but are not U.S. citizens. It is the proof that the person is legally permissible to stay and work in the United States and acquires […]

Procrastination – Why People Delay?

Archived; click post to view.Excerpt: To delay or postpone an action that needs to be done is procrastination. I will do this afterwards. There is enough time still. What do these people think by setting deadlines? I have my own priorities. This is boring. What I don't do this work at all? Ultimately what will […]

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