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  • Read Shakespeare, Wordsworth to boost brain

    01/14/2013 5:37:15 PM PST · by BenLurkin · 20 replies
    ANI | | Jan 14, 2013, 01.25 PM IST
    The works of Shakespeare and Wordsworth are "rocket-boosters" to the brain and better therapy than self-help books, researchers have claimed. Scientists, psychologists and English academics at Liverpool University have found that reading the works of the Bard and other classical writers has a beneficial effect on the mind, catches the reader's attention and triggers moments of self-reflection, the Telegraph reported. Using scanners, they monitored the brain activity of volunteers as they read works by William ShakespeareWilliam Wordsworth, T.S Eliot and others. They then "translated" the texts into more "straightforward", modern language and again monitored the readers' brains as they read...
  • File Sharing Bearshare Software Company Has Anti-Bush Bias

    09/10/2004 11:15:37 PM PDT · by lmr · 3 replies · 512+ views
    Self | 9-10-04 | Del
    I am a frequent file-sharer on the Gnutella Network, the most popular Peer-To-Peer File Sharing network. For the most part, I share Political and Funny pictures as well as Political Videos, many written by Freeper Jmstein7, 911 pictures, real war pictures as well as some War On Terror videos (beheading videos, et. al) (Know thy enemy type of stuff)I use a file-sharing client known as "Bearshare Pro", which is the "pay" version of this popular File Sharing Software.Recently, I logged on to Bearshare and was startled to find out that the search page (Their own page) has a voter registration...
  • Buchanan Identifies CA as "Where Political Principles Are Dead Weight"

    09/03/2003 7:43:58 AM PDT · by Theodore R. · 33 replies · 259+ views ^ | 09-03-03 | Buchanan, Patrick J.
    IWhere political principles are dead weight Posted: September 3, 2003 1:00 a.m. Eastern © 2003 Creators Syndicate, Inc. "Bliss was it in that dawn to be alive," wrote Wordsworth on the Fall of the Bastille, "But to be young was very heaven." So it was, long ago, when a young generation of conservatives rose up to declare they would rather go down to defeat with Barry Goldwater than win with Nelson Rockefeller. And lose we did. But out of the fiery furnace came a movement. Sixteen years later, it would nominate Ronald Reagan, who would win a 44-state landslide, go...