Music Can Help You Study

Did you know music can help you study? Studies have shown that the right kind of music can help you relax your mind which enables you to concentrate better. Perfect to studying, doing homework or studying for a test or exam. It cuts down on distractions and helps you focus on your work. The most … [Read more...]

Find The Golden Hour For Your Photographs

For photographers the golden hour is the first and last hour of sunlight in the day. This time of the day is known for producing some great photographs due to the unusual lighting qualities. The light is softer, warmer and shadows are longer. Image Credit In landscape photography since the … [Read more...]

You Might Be a Drunk If

Bored and did a Google search. In the spirit of “You might be a redneck if”, ten signs you might be a drunk and the ten of the less than funny truths. You Might Be a Drunk If… You wake up in the morning and can not remember how you got home. Then you realize you are not at home. Every … [Read more...]

How to Save Gas and Money

Gas prices continue to rise putting more of a squeeze of your budget. If you want to learn how to save gas and money keep reading. We live in a go-go society judging from the way I see most people drive. To save both gas and money requires a change in thinking about how we drive. Below is a … [Read more...]

Iran Riots Shame on the American Media Coverage

Right now while American college students are enjoying their summer break, in Iran college students are taking to the streets to protest the recent Presidential election. The BBC reports "Nothing has been seen on the streets of Tehran like this since the revolution".  About 60 percent of Iran's … [Read more...]

Study Shows Less Than 55% of College Students Graduate in 6 Years

In his first speech to Congress, President Obama promised that "by 2020, America will once again have the highest proportion of college graduates in the world." Diplomas and Dropouts: Which Colleges Actually Graduate Their Students (and Which Don't), released today by the American Enterprise … [Read more...]

40,000 Pictures Help Police Find The Cause of Dorm Fire

From the Onion News Network. Breaking news story..... The NYPD  first ruled the fire was an arson, but after looking at nearly 43,000 pictures taken at the scene during a dorm party they have determined that the fire was an accident. Hilarious fake news! … [Read more...]

Tuition Hike and Budget Cuts Coming to UNCC

Due to the state of the economy and budget cuts there seems to be no doubt now that the North Carolina General Assembly will increase tuition at UNC System schools for the 2009-10 school year. The big question is how much it will be. In January the UNC Charlotte trustees approved a plan calling for … [Read more...]

Update: Download Free Coldplay Live Album Now

As mentioned in the previous post “Coldplay to Give Away Live Album”, you can now download the entire CD from their web site. The CD entitled “LeftRightLeftRightLeft” contains tracks recorded live over the past year. The files are in MP3 format so you should have no problem playing them on any … [Read more...]

College Class of 2009 Graduates Finding Fewer Jobs

The 2009 crop of college graduates is stepping off campus and into the “real world” with fewer jobs in hand than their 2008 counterparts, according to a new report from the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE). Interestingly, fewer 2009 graduates sought out jobs than their … [Read more...]