(SOURCE) Adjectives — descriptive words that modify nouns — often come under fire for their cluttering quality, but often it’s quality, not quantity, that is the issue. Plenty of tired adjectives are available to spoil a good sentence, but when you find just the right word...
Your job is to see people as they really are, and to do this, you have to know who you are in the most compassionate possible sense. Then you can recognize others.
😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭 Chicago shit but super hilarious
Selfridges has launched the world’s first champagne vending machine at its flagship store on Oxford Street. Anywhere else in the world a vending machine for champagne would erode Moet’s brand identity. But not at Selfridges.
For a mere £17.99 the golden vending machine will carefully dispense a mini bottle of Moët & Chandon to thirsty shoppers. Pop That Cap http://bit.ly/1aPZafn
Microsoft moaning about Google, while using a google product to host the video…
The video does have a solid point though.
Forget what your kindergarten teacher taught you; there’s no such thing as the original Thanksgiving. “It’s a nice myth that was created in 1841,” says Andrew Smith, contributor to The Oxford Encyclopedia of Food and Drink in America, referencing the story we all know so well. “The Puritans—the pilgrims—they’d celebrate days of thanksgiving, but it was a day you spent in church thanking God for a bountiful harvest, or maybe a victory over the Indians. What you didn’t do was sit down and eat. That would be a frivolous activity.”
So where did Thanksgiving come from? Why are we eating this meal with our inlaws and second cousins?