Sneak Peek: Arc Attack Adds Pneumatic Chimes to Their High Voltage Ensemble


Arc Attack has held a special place in our hearts for a long time. There isn’t much that beats high voltage blasting through the air to make awesome music. Every time I’ve seen them I’ve been blown away, and I’ve learned something. If you’ve only seen their youtube videos, you may not know that Arc Attack is an educational group. ...

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Dreaming Big

womanblowingdandelionnaturejpg.jpgas1 John Bon Jovi wrote a song that epitomizes the art of life and having the guts to act on your dreams. The tune is It’s My Life: “This ain’t a song for the broken-heated, no silent prayer for the faith-departed, I ain’t gonna be just a face in the crowd, you’re gonna hear my voice, ...

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Why Do Drugs?


Any casual look at media, billboards, online popups, and banners and signs in stores is enough to show that medications and drugs are ubiquitous. Whether used initially for a legitimate medical reason – with a prescription from a doctor – or socially, drug use can and does morph into something much more serious, including addiction. Why, then, do drugs? Just ...

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The winners and losers from the oil price slump


Opec’s decision to push for production cuts last month has led many to declare the US shale oil industry as the biggest winner from a two-year price war. The wildcatters of the US shale patch successfully cut costs and consolidated operations to weather the storm of $40 oil, leaving behind a leaner more resilient industry that should benefit as prices ...

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Tipsy Diners Who Wouldn’t Drive Are Surprised By Manager


Paula Grzelak-Shultz and her husband were having a few drinks at Original Joe’s restaurant when they had that realization – they weren’t fit to drive their car home. The couple figured it wasn’t a big deal, so they got an Uber home and left their automobile in the parking lot. The next day when they went to pick it up, ...

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What is Souping? Cleanse and Taste


It’s time for soup. Always and at all hours. “Souping is the new juicing” announced The New York Times at the start of the year and it appears to be spreading from the States around the planet, one spoon at a time. What is Souping? From the viewpoint of physical wellbeing, the keyword is: detox. All the beneficial properties of ...

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As Trump appears at D.C. hotel, his would-be chef José Andrés campaigns with Hillary Clinton


Spanish chef José Andrés speaks after being awarded two stars for his restaurant Mini Bar during the launch of the first Michelin Red Guide for Washington, D.C., at the residence of the French ambassador Oct. 13. (Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images)   MIAMI — As Donald Trump prepares to appear at the grand opening of his new hotel in Washington, D.C., the celebrity chef ...

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Maker Spotlight: Mario the Magician


Name: Mario “the Magician” MarcheseHome: Nyack, New YorkMakerspace: my dining room, garage, yard, porch, attic… it’s everywhere!Day Job: Full-time magician. My wife, Katie, and I just celebrated 10 years since quitting our “day jobs” for this magic thing! How’d you get started making? A love for automata and magic mechanisms of yore sparked my first desires to make, back before I ...

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Few Americans identify with more than one religion


While the number of Americans who were raised in homes where parents had different religions appears to be growing, relatively few think of themselves as having been brought up in more than one religion, and even fewer say they currently belong to multiple religions. Roughly one-in-five American adults say they were raised by two people with different religious identities – ...

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Michael Jackson Lawsuit — New Alleged Child Sex Abuse Victim … I Have Proof He Paid Me Hush Money (PHOTO GALLERY)(UPDATE)


10/25/2016 1:15 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF EXCLUSIVE 2:30 PM PT — We have received the following statement from Michael Jackson’s estate attorney: “This is yet another attempt to hit the lottery by suing the Estate of Michael Jackson more than seven years after Michael’s death and close to 30 years after these incidents supposedly occurred. We believe this claim ...

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