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2013-11-09 23:00:57

Dr. Herb Goldberg and Drawk Kwast discuss the myth of male privilege on the Drawk Kwast podcast. Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) November 09, 2013 The November episode of the Drawk Kwast podcast features guest Dr. Herb Goldberg and host Drawk Kwast as they discuss the myth of male privilege. Standing in direct opposition of the feminist idea that argues men have unearned social, economic and political advantages simply for being men, they uncover a hidden truth: That men pay a very high price for...

2013-11-08 23:01:32

Climb Real Estate Group continued its tradition of giving back to the community by volunteering at the San Francisco Food Bank. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) November 08, 2013 San Francisco-based Climb Real Estate Group continued its holiday tradition by giving back to the community in which they live, work, and sell. This innovative residential real estate brokerage makes giving a priority by helping low-income families, children and the elderly through volunteer efforts at the San Francisco...

2013-11-07 14:03:36

When a person is deemed trustworthy, we perceive that person's face to be more similar to our own, according to a new study published in Psychological Science. A team of scientists from the Department of Psychology at Royal Holloway University, found that feelings of similarity towards others extend beyond social closeness and into physical characteristics, using trust as the basis in this experiment. Researchers showed volunteers images in which varying percentages of the volunteer's...

2013-11-06 23:04:05

Americans are expected to waste $19.7 billion in gift giving this holiday season despite spending more than 2.75 billion hours trying to figure out their gift ideas according to Giftovus. San Diego, California (PRWEB) November 06, 2013 Americans are about to begin their annual shopping-spree, and while there will be discounts and sales, they will still be wasting $19.7 billion in "bad" gifts this holiday season according to new data from Giftovus. Despite Americans spending 2.75...

2013-11-05 23:02:09

PR News' CSR Awards entry deadline is this Friday, November 8, 2013. If you are unable to meet this deadline, the final entry deadline is next Friday, November 15, 2013. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) November 05, 2013 PR News’ CSR Awards is the industry’s best showcase for the most powerful, impactful social responsibility and green campaigns. The finalists in this awards program set new standards of excellence and lead the way for other organizations to follow. The entry deadline is...

2013-10-31 23:37:48

Succeed Management Solutions now offers a Sexual Harassment online training course that satisfies the rigorous training compliance standards established by California’s AB 1825, and is appropriate nation-wide for organizations who want to efficiently and effectively educate their workforce on anti-discrimination best practices. (PRWEB) October 31, 2013 Workplace sexual harassment recognition and prevention is an important issue facing organizations today. Companies are responsible for...

2013-10-30 23:34:13

Just days before Halloween, a team of SDDCO CPAs and staffers collected nearly 6,000 pounds of fresh food for New York's needy by sponsoring a City Harvest truck stocking event. New York, NY (PRWEB) October 30, 2013 The SDDCO Group (SDDCO), provider of outsourced accounting and compliance services, volunteered for New York’s City Harvest—the “world’s first food rescue organization”—dedicated to feeding the city’s hungry for 30 years. On a crisp October evening, just...

2013-10-30 23:21:53

Jessica Jessup, cancer survivor, launches service that builds better gifts through better relationships and helps Americans avoid wasting 2.75 billion hours and $19.7 billion in wrong gifts this holiday season. San Diego, California (PRWEB) October 30, 2013 Jessica Jessup’s life changed at age 23 when she was diagnosed with cancer. After beating the disease, she wanted to have better relationships with her loved ones and to see others do the same thing. Ms. Jessup partnered with her...

Men And Women Check Out Female Body
2013-10-29 15:51:49

[ Watch the Video: Eye-Tracking Study Scopes Out Some Chicks ] Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online For the first time, researchers have used sophisticated eye-tracking technology to prove that women are often objectified by men. Interestingly enough, however, the study also found women were just as likely to objectify the female body, though for different reasons. According to the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) study, when men were asked to judge a woman...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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