Help, I’m drowning in the IRS shark tank

Rarely do taxpayers who owe back taxes scream for help until they are thrown into the shark-infested IRS shark tank. They wait until the last minute for someone to throw a lifeline at them to save them from their troubles with the IRS. They think that if they don’t hear anything from the IRS, they are fine for now. Unfortunately, […]

How long does a workers’ compensation claim stay on your file?

If you’ve been injured on the job in the past and filed a workers’ compensation claim, you are familiar with the treatment, recovery, and paperwork involved. Depending on the circumstances and severity of your injury, and the geographic location of your workplace, certain laws may apply to your situation. If it happened that you had to hire legal representation to […]

The New Cougar Dating Trend

After more than 20 years of formal international research on the topic of younger men dating older women, I see that the trend for Cougar dating is changing. I’m excited to see that the last barrier to male / female relationships finally dissolves and it seeks its own level toward permanence. There are still older women who want a child’s […]

Valentine’s Day calls for a civil marriage reform in Lebanon

Valentine’s Day 2009 was a sight to behold in a Beirut bar: several interfaith couples “got married” in mock weddings at the bar in the city’s trendy Gemmayze district to protest against strict intermarriage laws. from the country. Civil weddings between interfaith couples are only recognized if the marriage does not take place on Lebanese soil. The Valentine’s Day ceremony […]

Natural Law – Whose Law?

When, in the course of human events, it becomes necessary for a people to dissolve the political bands that have connected it with another, and to assume among the powers of the earth, the position separate and equal to that of the laws of nature and of nature. God grant them the right, a decent respect for the opinions of […]

Tips for taking photos of nature and wildlife with a digital camera

It’s also important to understand how ISO and aperture speeds affect the outcome of your photo. For shooting bright landscapes, it is best to use a wide zoom lens. To photograph amazing close-ups of wildflowers, a macro lens is suggested. Although a point-and-shoot camera is quick and easy, and can take great shots, you won’t be able to capture moving […]

Fighting for Survival on the Street: Strict Countermeasures for High-Risk Situations by Kelly McCann

Kelly McCann’s “Fighting for Survival on the Street: Strict Countermeasures for High-Risk Situations” is an excellent addition to any self-defense library, and if you just want a few self-defense books, this is a must-have. I have enjoyed McCann’s writing and teaching for years. He has a previous book, which is a collection of articles he wrote, and several instructional DVDs, […]

Numerology and the new millennium

Pythagoras is said to have created schools to study this subject. As a numerologist I believe that this discipline can be used to analyze important and changing influences that affect us and the world in which we live. It can also be used as an instrument to analyze people’s personalities and individual destinies. Numerology is a positive discipline insofar as […]

Strange Tales from a Chinese Study

The original Chinese name of this book is Liaozhai Zhiyi. It means “Creepy Stories from Master Liao’s Study.” The author’s real name is Pu Songling. “Liaozhai” is the pseudonym of the writer Pu. According to one record, Pu sets up a bench in front of his house, prepares tea and a snack, and calls passing travelers to stop for a […]

Consumerism and Buddhism

Consumerism is deeply ingrained in the psyche of most Americans. Not only are we rewarded for spending money, we are cajoled and encouraged to do so. The advertising industry, which is itself a hugely profitable business, is paid to inform people that what it has is not enough. In fact, what each person has is enough. Sin is not a […]