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2009-03-23 11:27:00

"Authors of Everything (Almost) In Its Place Warn of the Damaging Downside of a Steady Diet of Org Porn Images" NEW YORK, March 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Alicia Rockmore and Sarah Welch, the authors of Everything (Almost) In Its Place, a book about how to get realistically organized, today warned of the downsides of consuming too much 'org porn.' Negative self-image. Fantasy-induced over-spending. Marital tension. A new kind of airbrushed fantasy-land is wreaking havoc on our homes and our...

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2008-06-18 15:10:00

People who love gadgets and are anxious about buying the newest models are likely to be described as assertive and strong leaders -- and possibly arrogant. According to an online study that evaluated characteristics of 25,000 American adults, it was found that avid technology consumers had a tendency to score higher in personality traits such as leadership, dynamism and assertiveness -- but low in modesty. "A lot of previous research points to wealthy young males as early adopters of...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.