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How offensive is that? Jesus has just been nailed to the cross and has begun to suffer from the wounds, A crowd has gathered to watch and sympathize with Him. As Jesus looks out over the gathering he calls to one of his apostle’s. “Paul… Paul,” He calls out. Paul hears his name and comes… Read Article →

Domain-Specific Languages Whenever you listen to a discussion by experts in any domain, be it chess players, kindergarten teachers, or insurance agents, you’ll notice that their vocabulary is quite different from everyday language. That’s part of what domain-specific languages (DSLs) are about: A specific domain has a specialized vocabulary to describe the things that are… Read Article →

Once upon a time… a woodcutter lived happily with his wife in a pretty little log cabin in the middle of a thick forest. Each morning he set off singing to work, and when he came home in the evening, a plate of hot steaming soup was always waiting for him. One day, however, he… Read Article →

Abraham Lincoln was the 16th President of the United States. He served from March 1861 until his assassination in April 1865. Lincoln successfully led the United States through its darkest hour… the American Civil War. In the end, Lincoln was able to preserve the Union and end slavery. Prior to his election in 1860, as… Read Article →

These two guys had just gotten divorces and they swore they would never have anything to do with women again. They were best friends and they decided to move up to Alaska as far north as they could go and never look at a woman again. They got up there and went into a trader’s… Read Article →

So tonight I’m gonna get him Got a rendezvous at seven Faire l’amour toujours, so funny Wanna spend all of this money Should I wear a dress and high heels Should I go out in my blue jeans He’s the boy I met in my dreams And I tell you girls: He’s unbelievable Sisters, only… Read Article →

Your resume is a body of work. It’s got a head, a body, and perhaps a footer. Hopefully you don’t make an a$$ of yourself when the parts are pieced together. The resume vitals are obvious, you’ve got to list your name and experience. But in what order? Should you include an objective or summary?… Read Article →

Reaching the end of a job interview, the human resources person asked a young engineer fresh out of MIT, “And what starting salary were you looking for?” The engineer said, “In the neighborhood of $125,000 a year, depending on the benefits package.” The interviewer said, “Well, what would you say to a package of 5-weeks… Read Article →

Once upon a time two poor Woodcutters were making their way home through a great pine-forest. It was winter, and a night of bitter cold. The snow lay thick upon the ground, and upon the branches of the trees: the frost kept snapping the little twigs on either side of them, as they passed: and… Read Article →

It seems to me that I was around here in the neighborhood of the Public Library about fifty or sixty years ago. I don’t deny the circumstance, although I don’t see how you got it out of my autobiography, which was not to be printed until I am dead, unless I’m dead now. I had… Read Article →

A man in a bar sees a friend at a table, drinking by himself. Approaching the friend he comments, “You look terrible. What’s the problem?” “My mother died in June,” he said, “and left me $10,000.” “Gee, that’s tough,” he replied. “Then in July,” the friend continued, “My father died leaving me $50,000.” “Wow. Two… Read Article →

No man is an Iland, intire of it selfe; every man is a peece of the Continent, a part of the maine; if a Clod bee washed away by the Sea, Europe is the lesse, as well as if a Promontorie were, as well as if a Mannor of thy friends or of thine owne… Read Article →

The local courtroom was packed as testimony began in the sentencing hearing of a woman convicted of murdering her husband of 20 years by poisoning his coffee. The defense attorney knew he had his work cut out for him trying to make his client appear more sympathetic to the Judge, especially since she had been… Read Article →

Every day, first thing in the morning, figure out Something Amazing that you want to work on today. It can be anything: a big project at work, creating your own business, learning programming or web development skills, writing a song, taking photographs, anything. It should be something that excites you, that will change your life… Read Article →

Russians still scoff at Mikhail Gorbachev’s anti-alcohol campaign that saw Soviet troops tearing down vineyards – but which only drove hardened drinkers’ determination to concoct their own booze. A quarter of a century later the Kremlin is considering subtler, market-oriented methods to fight alcoholism that could give a boost to the domestic wine industry even… Read Article →

14 September 2011 The Moscow Times Russia will lose at least 10 million able-bodied workers by 2025 and must attract more foreign specialists to survive, Security Council Secretary Nikolai Patrushev said Tuesday, Interfax reported. Speaking at a council meeting in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, capital of the Sakhalin region, Patrushev said the country’s reserves of young and middle-aged… Read Article →

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry The Little Prince Illustrated by author To Léon Werth I ask the indulgence of the children who may read this book for dedicating it to a grown-up. I have a serious reason: he is the best friend I have in the world. I have another reason: this grown-up understands everything, even books… Read Article →

BEIRUT, Lebanon – Security forces in Syria fired on protesters seeking to break the military’s siege of the restive town of Dara’a Friday, killing at least 16 people, as thousands of Syrians throughout the country took to the streets in what organizers had proclaimed a “Friday of Rage” against the government’s fierce crackdown of a… Read Article →

JONATHAN HARKER’S JOURNAL 3 May. Bistritz. – Left Munich at 8:35 P. M, on 1st May, arriving at Vienna early next morning; should have arrived at 6:46, but train was an hour late. Buda-Pesth seems a wonderful place, from the glimpse which I got of it from the train and the little I could walk… Read Article →

A Profound Answer The dinner guests were sitting around the table discussing life. One man, a CEO, decided to explain the problem with education. He argued, “What’s a kid going to learn from someone who decided his best option in life was to become a teacher?” To stress his point he said to another guest;… Read Article →

INTRODUCTION There is a Need Does school prepare children for the real world? “Study hard and get good grades and you will Find a high-paying job with great benefits,” my parents used to say. Their goal in life was to provide a College education for my older sister and me, so that we would have… Read Article →

One day Pablo and Paco are riding through the desert on their horses. As they ride along, Pablo smells something horrible. He stops his horse and turns around. He says “Hey Paco, you shit your pants?” Paco says “No, Pablo, I did not shit my pants.” He believes him and they keep riding. As they… Read Article →

If god had a name, what would it be And would you call it to his face If you were faced with him in all his glory What would you ask if you had just one question And yeah yeah god is great Yeah yeah god is good Yeah yeah yeah yeah yeah What if… Read Article →

Им было отказано в просьбе. – Their request was refused. Об этом не может быть и речи. – That’s out of the question. Они отказались от приглашения. – The invitation was refused. Мне отказали в разрешении. – They refused me permission to… Отказ был резким. – It was a curt refusal. He refused them nothing…. Read Article →

ICE MAN By HARUKI MURAKAMI Issue of 2003-02-10 Posted 2003-12-12 I married an ice man. I first met him in a hotel at a ski resort, which is probably the perfect place to Meet an ice man. The hotel lobby was crowded with animated young people, but the ice man was Sitting by himself on… Read Article →

By David Hyatt J. Walter Thompson, a huge ad agency, has a test for all wannabe copywriters. They print it every few years as a full page ad in many major newspapers. They call the campaign “Write if you want work.” My response to the question, “Write the history of the United States in 100… Read Article →

Much has been written about the purposes of interpretation. Here are some of the more commonly agreed upon goals as expressed by interpreters. You will see that they are quite similar to the goals of the visitors: (1) To help park visitors understand that the place they’re visiting is related to the place they call… Read Article →

How to improve memory? Mark began to introduce the guest speaker to the audience, but then paused in horror. He had forgotten her name! Barbara hid her jewelry when she went on vacation. When she came back, she couldn’t remember where she’d put it. You’ve had experiences like these? Most people have. And, what’s worse,… Read Article →

On 1 June, 1910, Captain Scott left London to begin his Antarctic expedition. He received a telegram from the Norwegian explorer Roald Amundsen: ‘I’m going South.’ So the race to the South Pole was on! During the polar summer of 1910-11, both teams organised food stores – they put food in tents along their route… Read Article →

Most interesting parts: Q: Fedor, last weekend was really difficult for you. How is your mood, and most important how are you feeling? A: Thank you, I feel great. Mood is also good. I`ve already recovered and I am ready to train. Q: Last three fights ended as a defeat for you. What do you… Read Article →

One day, a poor boy who was selling goods from door to door to pay his way through school, found he had only one thin dime left, and he was hungry. He decided he would ask for a meal at the next house. However, he lost his nerve when a lovely young woman opened the… Read Article →

The groups and individuals that represent what is known as the “anti-globalisation movement” began in the late twentieth-century. Their purpose was to combat the globalisation of corporate economic activity and to prevent the free trade among nations that might result from such activity. Members of the anti-globalisation movement have generally seeked to protect the world’s… Read Article →

Be loyal to быть приверженным чему-либо Tend to иметь тенденцию, быть склонным Household appliances бытовая техника Guarantee давать гарантию; гарантировать Reliable надежный; заслуживающий доверия Durable прочный Famous известный, знаменитый Range ассортимент Top of the range лучший из класса, ассортимента Frequently часто Frequent частый Frequency частота Luxurious роскошный Luxury роскошь, богатство Successful успешный Success успех Promote… Read Article →

One night a wife found her husband standing over their baby’s crib. Silently she watched him. As he stood looking down at the sleeping infant, she saw on his face a mixture of emotions: disbelief, doubt, delight, amazement, enchantment, skepticism. Touched by this unusual display and the deep emotions it aroused, with eyes glistening she… Read Article →

Start With the Physical If you have many improvements you’d like to make in your life – career, relationship, health – where should you begin? My suggestion is to start with your physical body. Improving your diet and level of fitness will produce positive results in every area of your life because you’ll have extra… Read Article →

How It All Started Imagine it’s a couple of years ago, the summer between seventh And eighth grade. You’re tan from lying out next to Your rock-lined pool, you’ve got on your new Juicy sweats (remember when everybody wore those?), and your mind’s On your crush, the boy who goes to that other prep school… Read Article →

Dance on a volcano Перевод: играть с огнем Перевод: She’s dancing on a volcano and risks being left by her husband.— Она играет с огнем и рискует быть брошенной сво­им мужем. Dance to somebody’s tune Перевод: плясать под чью-л. дудку Перевод: Mr. Turner always dances to the tune of his boss. — Мистер Тэрнер всегда… Read Article →

Sailing ship The term sailing ship is now used to refer to any large wind-powered vessel. In technical terms, a ship was a sailing vessel with a specific rig of at least three masts, square rigged on all of them, making the sailing adjective redundant. In popular usage “ship” became associated with all large sailing… Read Article →

The medics rush Mr. Steinberg to the hospital in the middle of the night, apparently with a massive heart attack. The doctors work on him all night and morning and finally discharge him to ICU, where therapy continues. In a couple of days Mr. Steinberg’s physician comes into his room and says, “Sol, I’m happy… Read Article →

Two guys of limited intelligence were on a ship that sank in the middle of the ocean. They managed to inflate a rubber life raft and grab a box of provisions before their ship slipped below the surface. After floating under blazing heat for 6 days they ran out of food and water. On the… Read Article →

BERLIN – Greece will receive its next batch of bailout loans in time to avoid a disastrous default, the finance minister said Tuesday, as stock markets rallied on hopes that the prime minister would discuss new ways of solving the crisis with Germany’s leader later in the day. Reports that European leaders are considering bolder… Read Article →

“He who is to win my heart, my dear, must be harsh and unbending with Men, but gentle with women. His eagle eye must have power to quell With a single glance the least approach to ridicule. He will have a Pitying smile for those who would jeer at sacred things, above all, at That… Read Article →

Let me explain what is unicycle. Unicycle is a human-powered, single-track vehicle with one wheel. If you’re new to unicycling, you probably never imagined how many choices there were. In fact, even the unicycling world is still getting used to the idea. Before Unicycle. com existed, you could only find unicycles in bike shops or… Read Article →

During the 19th century, scientist-writers such as Michel Eugène Chevreul, Ogden Rood and David Sutter wrote treatises on color, optical effects and perception. They were able to translate the scientific research of Helmholtz and Newton into a written form that was understandable by non-scientists. Chevreul was perhaps the most important influence on artists at the… Read Article →

American and British schools In America, all children from six to sixteen go to school. They spend six years in “elementary” school, and four or six years in “secondary” or “high” school. School education is free. At the end of every school year, the children take a test. If a child does well, he goes… Read Article →

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