Saudi Arabian Prince Al-waleed bin Talal is not just a wealthy man. He’s one of the 20 richest people on the planet. And because of this fact, most of us probably tend to automatically assume he’s a jerk. But Al-waleed’s recent announcement to donate his entire fortune (estimated at over $32 billion) to charity over the next few years begs ... Read More »
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Many of us think of reading somebody else’s mind as a sort of control mechanism. If you can figure out their next move, you can manipulate them or anticipate their future actions. In reality, it can be far more practical and personal. Reading someone else’s mind allows you to be there for them, understand their point of view, and relate to ... Read More »
We are always told not to judge a book by its cover but this is one mantra that most of us don’t live by. However, this Florida man has blown perceptions apart in the video below. Playing Styx’s “Come Sail Away” on the pavement in Sarasota, this unlikely pianist blows onlookers away – in a video which has now become ... Read More »
Sadly, the fairytale romance stories are few and far between nowadays. We seem to be in a time that’s riddled with divorce, people opting to play the field, do the dirty or just simply refusing to commit. This is fine, each to their own and all that – but as a bit of an old-school romantic, it’d be nice to ... Read More »
While we all know it’s important to spend time with the ones we love, how often do we go out of our way to make the effort to see them? Sometimes busy work and home lives affect our schedule, meaning we don’t always see people as much as we’d maybe like. This story is heartwarming and tragic in equal measure, ... Read More »
When my birthday rolls around, I know, pranks are coming. The pranks are usually pretty mild, like having my friends follow me around singing “Lisa, it’s your birthday.” However, no one has ever pranked me in the way that this mom pranked her eight-year-old on his birthday. She called him out of his room and accused him of ordering something ... Read More »
People often walk on trash, but how about walking in trash? Athletic outfitters Adidas announced on Monday that it had created an initial prototype for an ecologically-beneficial shoe. Made almost completely from recycled garbage reclaimed from the ocean, the shoe consists of illegal deep-sea gillnets, ocean waste and sustainable cushioning material. The trash used to create the shoe was collected ... Read More »
Reading an online blog I came across blue salt fields in Australia. Photographer Simon Butterworth took aerial shots of them. Photos of blue salt fields look so surreal, like patterns of abstract painting. It’s obvious that he is worth the appreciation and he was also shortlisted for the 2015 Sony World Photography awards. Source: simonbutterworthphotography Read More »