2000 years ago is the time of the Romans. This era is famous for the following saying: Carpe Diem. This translates to “Seize the day” and is a good example of the Roman view on sleeping. Sleeping was viewed as not much more than a necessity. This is further evident from the cubicula, the small R
Where do criminals get their guns? A highly experienced official told me confidentially that criminals use guns that were given to them by political parties’ candidates during elections. After the elections, the hooligans continue to use the guns. Someone also told me that there are retired poli
Staying at the same job for 20 years; earning a modest 2% inflationary raise each year; having $2M vested in a 401K with max employer match. A benefit package with a low deductible insurance policy from Blue Cross Blue Shield. A pre-taxed health savings account; company preferred stock options; 5 pr
Why does every employer ask about my current salary during a job interview? Everytime I have a job interview or ask a friend about one of theirs, eventually the employer asks about current pay. This happens independently if I sent a CV or if they got in touch with me first. Why is that? Answer: J
Possible, yes.  Wise or advisable, absolutely not!  Tigers are dangerious wild animals.   They are incredibly expensive to feed and their predatory nature makes keeping one a huge civil liability.  Further, even a very large house doesn't give a tiger the roaming space i
BVN ALERT: Dear Customer, Your ACCOUNT/ATM Card has been Blocked, Due to Incomplete BVN Registration. Call our Customer Help line on 08165194095. The message above is what was received from scammers (exactly as it was received), and it has been sent to millions of Nigerians.  I wonder why thes
One of the frustrating things about being a trend follower is that it takes time to overcome the inertia of a new system, particularly if that system is based upon slightly longer time periods such as weekly data. Part of the frustration that traders encounter is based upon the simple mechanics of h
People would wonder how America got so good at maintenance and logistics that they could have all 18 ships and battle groups in one place. It is incredibly hard to make sure that all are ready at one time. At all times at least half the fleet is docked for maintenance. But in all seriousness, that
If you’re a verified PAYEER account holder, you can fund your wallet with Bitcoin and sell it for profits. When it comes to verification, PAYEER is very strict, accepting only plastic national ID cards, or better, international passports. Then you need a neat, clean proof of address. Verification
INSTANT FUNDING This is the most important factor that makes an exchanger’s customers’ happy. It doesn’t matter whether a customer needs their money now or not. Just pay them instantly when they sell e-currency to you. It’s clear that a customer who gets his money within 15 minutes would be happie
Truckcare is a vehicle processing center for trucks and buses. Truckcare deals mainly with new and demo vehicles prior to delivery and fleet work. We are not a service center and do not carry out servicing on vehicles. Our services include custom fleet builds, Design Rules specifications, chassis
To all our nomads, jetsetters and quarter-life-crisis adventurers: Some countries are less hospitable to foreign tourists than others. If you’ve been bitten by the wanderlust bug, you should learn where the locals are friendliest to foreigners and which snooty citizens will give you the death stare
Is this one of the biggest scams perpetrated by the Federal Government? A Nigerian passport is perhaps, the most important national identification document a Nigerian can possess, it is one of the least powerful passports in the world because of the bad international image of the country, augmente
Oh this is too easy for me. Once when I was about 12, I invited a friend from school who was also a neighbor of mine for a sleep over. My room was quite small but I had a small sofa bed that the two of us could fit in quite comfortably. Now I've always known I talked in my sleep because my p
My Mum Still Thinks I'm A V!rgin, While I Lost It At Age 16" [Should I Tell Her The Truth] My mum still thinks that I'm a virgin. I overhead her while she was advising my younger one in her bedroom. If only I could reverse time... Here's my story and a very brief history that sh