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A Homeless Man Read His Only Book Over And Over, So A Compassionate Stranger Gave Him A Kindle

A homeless man is pursuing his love of reading thanks to a good Samaritan.<p>Last week, a San Diego man, who wishes to remain anonymous, was on a business trip in Las Vegas when he frequently passed a homeless man named Paul on the street. The man noticed that Paul had been reading an old, worn book …

15 Probleme, die nur Linkshänder verstehen

<b>Barack Obama ist es, Angelina Jolie ist es, Prinz William, Jennifer Lawrence und Jogi Löw auch: Linkshänder! Und daher haben sie noch viel mehr</b> …

Promis

Da geht noch was! Machen Sie das Beste aus dem Platz im Kleiderschrank (13 photos)

Ob Ihr Kleiderschrank schön groß oder eher etwas kleiner ausfällt: Fast immer ist noch ein Tick mehr drin – mehr Platz, mehr Ordnung oder einfach …

Germanwings-Streik angekündigt

Es nimmt einfach kein Ende: Der Germanwings-Streik geht in die nächste Runde! Wie die Piloten-Gewerkschaft Vereinigung Cockpit (VC) gestern bekannt …

Centireading force: why reading a book 100 times is a great idea

I have read two books more than a 100 times, for different motives and with different consequences. Hamlet I read a 100 times for my dissertation, The Inimitable Jeeves by PG Wodehouse a 100 times for comfort. The experience is distinct from all other kinds of reading. I’m calling it centireading.<p>I …

Hamlet

Seven Habits of Optimistic People

Happy people live longer and feel better. But how do they stay so upbeat?<p><i>Editor’s Note: This article is one of the top 10 habits to adopt to be better at your job in 2016. See the full list here.</i><p>Optimists aren’t just people who see the glass half full. They also make more money than pessimists and …

Eine Brücke für die Liebe

Er schnarcht, wälzt sich, wandert aufs Klo - und wundert sich, wenn die Bettritze zur Schlucht wird. Ein Beziehungsdrama in Dialogform.<p><i>Sie liegen im</i> …

10 Historical Photos and Stories of Drag Queens

"Queens," or men who defy gender norms and dress as women, have always been present in the LGBTQ community and pop culture. Their journey has been long, but as a society we have progressed to a level of acceptance which has unfortunately not always been a part of our culture.<p>We acknowledge that not …

Bitterorangen-Marmelade

Im Kochbuch speichern<p>Zutaten<p>1 kg Bio-Bitterorangen<br>• 1 große Zitrone<br>• 2 kg brauner Zucker<br>• 10 g Butter<br>• Außerdem<br>• Mulltuch<br>• Küchengarn<p>Zeit<p>Arbeitszeit: 45 …

Even for the active, a long sit shortens life and erodes health

Maybe those of us who sit for long hours in meetings, on phone calls, and tapping away at keyboards should be getting hazard pay. New research that distills the findings of 47 studies concludes that those of us who sit for long hours raise our average risk of cancer, cardiovascular disease,<p>type 2 …