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Archive for the month “August, 2012”

What to Eat to Solve Health Problems

It is a stated fact that fruits and vegetables are useful for our health. Some of them even resemble certain organs of our body and, accidentally or not, produce a positive effect on them. The following list of healthy products will provide you with an idea of what to eat to get rid of this or that health problem.

Carrot and eye. If you cut a carrot transversely you will see that this vegetable resembles an eye. Moreover, it is really useful for your eye health. It contains a great amount of vitamins and antioxidants such as beta-carotene which decreases the possibility of yellow spot degeneration – the reason of loss of the sight among elderly people.

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The Killers – Runaways

I think due to high emotional level that I have from time to time out of a sudden I start being really sad but I would say that in a good way. So during such periods I just love listening to the Killers. This band (according to what Wikipedia told me) was established in 2002 but unfortunately during the last couple of years they didn’t release any new hit singles. So imagine my reaction when I opened YouTube and saw that they have just made their new video and uploaded it a couple of days ago! The song is called Runaways and I keep hitting the repeat button over and over and over again. Enjoy!

10 Reasons To Start Over

If you live anywhere on this planet you’ve probably heard the buzz over the so-called downshifting. More and more successful businessmen, artists and average office workers decide to leave the habitual environment and re-locate to the rural areas. Some people say that downshifting is for chickens and losers. Others believe that’s the only way to stay away from global social and economical issues and be really free and independent. Actually, villages are not the only place where people can go if tired of their lifestyles. Apparently, many folks reckon that the escape will solve their problems and mere re-location alone is enough to start over. But what makes these people leave? Let’s try to classify the reasons.

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Puppet Show – Make It Fun

The art of puppetry is a pretty ancient one as people used funny dolls for fun for what seems to be centuries. The birthplace of puppetry is considered to be Italy where rod and string marionettes were used to entertain citizens. Making performances with puppets is an excellent way to set both the children and adults laughing. If you are good at manipulating marionettes they will come alive in your hands and bring much fun to the audience.

First of all, you should define different types of marionettes in order to chose the one which suits you best. The most popular type is a string marionette. The strings are attached to the limbs and head of the puppet and you manipulate it from the above. Practice in front of the mirror first to make your puppet behave funny. Develop a unique manner of gestures and postures, create a character and story for your puppet hero – all these tricks will help to make it alive. If you attach additional strings to mouth, eye lids and chin of your puppet it will reflect the mimics of the human face as well.

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RV – Life in Motion

RV stands for recreational vehicle, or, to put it simply, it is a house on the wheels equipped with all facilities needed for living and traveling in it. RV is an interesting solution of the problem of accommodation which can provide you with a great number of advantages and become your new fascinating life style.

All people who use RVs can be divided intro three major groups – vacationers, who rent the vehicle for occasional traveling, so called snowbirds who escape from winter cold by driving their RVS somewhere to the south and full timers who actually live in these mobile houses.

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Snow White & the Huntsman: A Modern Fairytale

Snow White & the Huntsman is a new version of a famous fairytale. Now a debutant Rupert Sanders decided to have a new look upon the old story. But the result received both positive and negative comment from the critics.

The most noticeable thing about the film is that it steps aside from all the canons which were established by the previous versions of the Snow White. This being unusual also was reflected in the alternation of the customary title. There is little left from the original tale. And that is the right way. If one starts repeating the old story he should at least bring in something new and fresh to his project, change the plot so that no one could say if it is copying the earlier versions or not.

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Animals at the edge of extinction

Nature surrounding us has given us lots of wonderful issues to observe and think over. As a matter of fact, I think that the opportunity to live together with the wild world is one of the best that could be given by the Universe to every human-being.

Unfortunately, not all animals can make it here on the planet Earth. Some of them were eliminated by us, people, which is an unforgivable sin. Others can’t stand the climatic changes and the situation in the environment. Anyway. Here is the list of those animals which need our support and care, because we risk to lose the whole species which can lead to terrible consequences.

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