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Monthly Archives: May, 2014

The 10 Lies We Tell Ourselves….

Originally posted on The Dogs Breakfast:
Most of us don’t like liars. In fact, we often feel offended, even angry, when another person lies to us. But the truth is,…

May 31, 2014 · Leave a comment

Coffee prices skyrocket as fungus kills high-end beans….

Originally posted on The Dogs Breakfast:
If you’ve noticed the cost of a cup of coffee at your local shop has been inching up lately, it’s because a fungus has…

May 29, 2014 · Leave a comment

China shows it bullying arrogance again by blaming the US for tensions in Asia….

Originally posted on The Other Asian News:
WASHINGTON — China’s top military leader blamed the Obama administration’s new focus on Asia on Thursday for various disputes in the East and…

May 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

Japan Abenomics leaves Japan’s working poor behind

Originally posted on The Other Asian News:
TOKYO —  Last Christmas Eve, Ririko Saito and her 11-year-old daughter gathered some plastic bottles, pots and a kettle and made several trips…

May 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

Japan – Abenomics Is a Failure;Bank of Japan is printing $71 billion per month and monetizes government debt to stoke inflation

Originally posted on The Other Asian News:
http://www.globaltimes.cn Abenomics was supposed to rekindle Japan’s flagging economy through exports and inflation, mainly by printing money. It’s not working. “Monetary debasement does…

May 16, 2014 · Leave a comment

Philippines says China reclaiming land in disputed sea…

Originally posted on The Other Asian News:
  Update:Philippines releases photos of Chinese reclamation: A Chinese vessel, top center, is used to expand structures and land on the Johnson Reef,…

May 16, 2014 · Leave a comment

Australian Politicians and their obscenely excessive perquisites; Don’t shoot Joe Hockey, (figuratively speaking)

Politicians and their obscenely excessive perquisites By Renny Carter Renny Carter 53, is an old journo and one of the Liberal Party’s faceless men, who has opinions on anything and … Continue reading

May 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

Australia – Graeme John Slattery was a sadist well before he kept a woman prisoner as his ‘slave’ in the garage

His assaults included allegations she had been forced to eat cow manure and Slattery’s faeces, that she had been made to bang her head against walls, a tree, a cafe … Continue reading

May 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

GOOGLE’S NIGHTMARE: European Court Rules That People Have A ‘Right To Be Forgotten’

People in Europe can now ask Google to delete sensitive information from its internet search results, a European court ruled on Tuesday.  The European Union Court of Justice ruled that people … Continue reading

May 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

What Most Media Won’t Tell You About The Ukraine Odessa Massacre….

Cities in eastern and southern Ukraine have become battlefields, as the junta in Kiev has unleashed military and paramilitary thugs on the people of those regions. At the same time: … Continue reading

May 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

North Korea Is Run By A Mysterious Organization That Directs Kim Jong-un; Defector Claims

Originally posted on The Other Asian News:
? Since Kim Jong-un succeeded his father, Kim Jong-il, in 2011, the 31-year-old has been trying to make his mark as Supreme Leader…

May 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

My compulsory halal pizza is hard to swallow….

Mainstream society is tiptoeing around minority groups for fear of causing offence It turns out I am a regular consumer of halal meat. Despite being a godless former Catholic who would rather … Continue reading

May 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

USA – Vermont governor signs first in US GMO-labeling law to go into effect; Monsanto, DuPont, Kraft Foods expected to sue..

Vermont will become the first state to enact a law requiring labels on foods with genetically modified ingredients after the governor signed the bill into law on Thursday afternoon. The … Continue reading

May 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Royals Of Brunei- Incomprehensible Wealth – A Palace with 1,788 rooms with 257 bathrooms, Yacht named “Tits”

The nation of Brunei has come under fire for its recent imposition of Shariah law, an Islamic code that metes out harsh penalties like amputation and stoning for offenses like … Continue reading

May 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

USA – The Land of the Free; No More Backyard Chickens Or Small Farmers Allowed…

Due to a new ruling from Michigan’s Commission of Agriculture and Rural Development, residents will lose their right to keep livestock on their own property. On April 28th, 2014, the … Continue reading

May 10, 2014 · 1 Comment

Police in Japan make bitcoin-linked drug arrest…

Originally posted on The Other Asian News:
TOKYO — A suspected drug importer who allegedly used bitcoin to pay his Mexican suppliers has been arrested in Japan, police said Friday,…

May 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

How Does A Negative Amazon Review on Medibridge/Medialink products result in Threats Of A Lawsuit?

UPDATE: While neither Medialink nor its lawyer have responded to our request for comment on this story, the company has posted a lengthy note on its Facebook page in which … Continue reading

May 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

10 Important Qualities Of A Great Friend

Friendship is one of those undervalued topics in our culture. Just as we value achievement over process and staying busy over taking time to rest, so we value intimate partnership … Continue reading

May 9, 2014 · Leave a comment

Coffee May Help Eyesight…

A new study out of Cornell suggests that it might help keep your eyes healthy, reports Syracuse.com. Specifically, an antioxidant in coffee called chlorogenic acid, or CLA, staves off retinal … Continue reading

May 9, 2014 · 1 Comment

Police break up couple performing sex acts on church lawn….

An officer flagged down by a wedding guest outside Sacred Heart Catholic Church reported seeing the two transients in the throes of passion about 6 p.m. Saturday. An officer said … Continue reading

May 8, 2014 · Leave a comment

KFC China has (accidentally) unveiled a somewhat different item: Horrific chicken wings…

Originally posted on The Other Asian News:
The two photos below, assumed to be from China based on the receipt text, show what looks like deformed chicken wings. On closer…

May 8, 2014 · Leave a comment

Cracking Down on Face Wash; Some US states are considering ban….

Environmentalists are sounding alarms about microbeads, the tiny bits of plastic used in personal care products that researchers say are too small to be filtered out of water treatment plants, … Continue reading

May 8, 2014 · 1 Comment

A Harvard Woman Figured Out How To 3D Print Makeup From Any Home Computer, And The Demo Is Mindblowing…

This is the Mink printer. It uses regular printer ink. Grace Choi was at Harvard Business School when she decided to disrupt the beauty industry. She did a little research … Continue reading

May 7, 2014 · Leave a comment

North Korea Has Nuclear Warheads for Missiles ICBMS can reach Hawaii, Alaska, and western United States

Originally posted on The Other Asian News:
North Korea has developed nuclear weapons capable of being launched on its ballistic missile forces, according to a new report by a defense…

May 7, 2014 · Leave a comment

11 Signs that Someone Is Lying To You…

Are you bad at spotting a lie? New research by Dr. Leanne ten Brinke, a forensic psychologist at the Haas School of Business at the University of California, Berkeley, and … Continue reading

May 7, 2014 · Leave a comment

Here it is — your first look at Gotham, the new Batman prequel TV series….

Here it is — your first look at Gotham, the new Batman prequel TV series. A 45-second version of this aired during 24: Die Another Day, but now here’s the … Continue reading

May 6, 2014 · Leave a comment

Japanese Michelin 3-star restaurant that B Obama ate in; ‘Jiro Dreams Of Sushi’ is not worth the hype, and not foreigner friendly

Originally posted on The Other Asian News:
Last week, President Obama and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe had dinner at Sukiyabashi Jiro, considered by many to be one of the best…

May 6, 2014 · Leave a comment

Spirituality Can Be Hazardous to Your Health…

Ah, the enlightened life! A life where the superficial trappings of the material world have lost their luster. Where greasy, fried, and fatty foods are no longer tempting. Where meditation, … Continue reading

May 6, 2014 · Leave a comment

Billionaire gambling Tycoon James Packer & TV executive have punch up; “fighting like dogs”

Gambling billionaire James Packer and Channel Nine chief executive David Gyngell have issued a joint statement regarding their public punch-up in Bondi, saying that they remain “friends”. “We have been … Continue reading

May 5, 2014 · 1 Comment

Watch An Entire Street Disappear In This Amazing Video

 After experiencing an inordinate amount of rain over a 24 hour period, a street in Baltimore collapsed in a landslide, sending at least 10 cars down a steep bank onto … Continue reading

May 5, 2014 · 1 Comment

And this weeks winner for having the most annoying website pop up adverts is…

http://www.lifescript.com/

May 5, 2014 · Leave a comment

15 Things Highly Confident People Do NOT do….

Highly confident people believe in their ability to achieve. If you don’t believe in yourself, why should anyone else put their faith in you? To walk with swagger and improve … Continue reading

May 5, 2014 · Leave a comment

Using Mouthwash 3 times a day Increases Cancer Risk – And Alternatives Exist

Do you use mouthwash? Chances are, if you do it, it’s for that fresh blast of mint, that burning cold feeling that’s largely caused by alcohol and strange chemicals. Ask … Continue reading

May 5, 2014 · Leave a comment

Do You Want bigger Boobs? Here’s a painless trick that guarantees instant results!

Let’s talk about boobs! It wouldn’t be an exaggeration to say that a large percentage of the world’s population is obsessed with boobs. And that applies to both men and … Continue reading

May 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

Denmark – reclaims world’s best restaurant title…

LONDON — Denmark’s Noma restaurant has reclaimed the title of world’s best restaurant, becoming a four-time winner having lost the title last year to Spain’s El Celler de Can Roca. … Continue reading

May 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

A Philosophical Question That We’ll Never Solve….

1. Why is there something rather than nothing? Our presence in the universe is something too bizarre for words. The mundaneness of our daily lives cause us take our existence … Continue reading

May 4, 2014 · 2 Comments

Top 10 Turn-Offs for Women

Have you considered turn-offs for women? Or do you tend to instantly like or dislike a man without knowing why? There was a time when women were predominately concerned with … Continue reading

May 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

USA – Gun Silencers Are Suddenly Selling Like Hot Cakes

A new report shows gun owners are eager to accessorize despite silencers often costing more than the weapons they’re meant to hush. Sales to civilians in the U.S. rose to … Continue reading

May 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

10 Most Bizarre Absurd Right-Wing Christian Billboards

Apparently, when some conservative Christians ask themselves, “What would Jesus do?” the answer they come up with is, “Put up absurd, offensive billboards, preferably reminding passersby they’re going to hell.” … Continue reading

May 3, 2014 · Leave a comment

England – One Penthouse apartment sells for $255 million

London’s red-hot property market has struck a new record with the sale of a 140 million pound ($255 million) unfurnished apartment. The 1,500 square metre penthouse sits atop the One … Continue reading

May 3, 2014 · Leave a comment

Facebook Has A Big Porn Problem, And They Are Not Fixing It….

Facebook has a porn problem: a hardcore porn problem that goes on behind the dark curtain of the world’s most successful social networking site every day. It’s not too hard … Continue reading

May 3, 2014 · Leave a comment

Common challenges in international relationships;and how to make them work…

Originally posted on The Other Asian News:
photo credit – smudgem.blogspot.com Dating someone outside of your culture can be amazing for many reasons: you get to connect with someone across cultural…

May 3, 2014 · Leave a comment

China – Fake IDs a Pervasive Problem…

Originally posted on The Other Asian News:
The deputy director of a police bureau in China’s Northern Shanxi Province has been put under investigation for owning eight IDs. As with…

May 1, 2014 · Leave a comment

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