8/17/2012 7:57 PM
Casual or Dress-Down Fridays are a perk that many businesses offer their employees. And, it is a smart move: it costs the business nothing, but gives the people who work there a boost by offering a chance to trade suits and panty hose for jeans and t-shirts for a day.
Posted by Lara
8/17/2012 7:57 PM |
5/11/2012 7:40 PM
For all of you who have been prepping for the end of the world on Dec. 21, 2012, you can stop and take a breather. Archaeologists have made a discovery that changes our entire timeline. We may not all be doomed to die in 7 months and 10 days after all! Not like anyone was counting…
3/16/2012 8:42 PM
One of the most well-known shoe companies is issuing an apology after their attempt at creativity left them biting their tongues. They received a lot of criticism for branding a limited edition pair of shoes “Black and Tans” in honor of St. Patrick’s Day. What they didn’t know is that “Black and Tan” doesn’t make Irish people think of the combo of a pale ale and a dark beer. It reminds them of a time when the people of Ireland were slaughtered by a paramilitary group!
3/8/2012 6:35 PM
Al Capone, Bugsy Siegel and John Gotti have been given the chance to tell their true stories in a former federal courthouse in downtown Las Vegas. On February 14th, which happened to be the 83rd anniversary of the St. Valentine's Day Massacre in Chicago, the National Museum of Organized Crime and Law Enforcement was opened to the public. It's as close as you can get to the Mob without being asked to wear a wire.
Over 41,000sq.ft. of interactive exhibits, one-of-a-kind artifacts, and high-tech theater presentations are displayed across three floors of the historic building where the famous Kefauver Committee hearings were conducted in 1950.
1/19/2012 9:31 PM
After the release of James Cameron’s hit 1997 film, Titanic, the theme song “My Heart Will Go On” by Celine Dion would be forever tied to the images of the sinking ship. So, the fact that that particular song, tied to the story of love and death, would be playing in a restaurant on the Costa Concordia as the ship began to sink is beyond ironic. It’s downright unsettling! And, it’s not the only creepy similarity between the two tragic accidents.
12/8/2011 9:11 PM
It can be really tough to find thoughtful Christmas gifts for everyone you know and care about. This year, why not make things a little more fun and surprise your loved ones with a blast-from-the-past Christmas present that will bring at least a smile, if not outright laughter to all receivers.