11 historical figures who were really bad at spelling
Do you always seem to get "lose" and "loose" mixed up? Would you recoil in terror if spell-check ever stopped working? Fear not: You're in good company. From Nobel Prize winners to the authors of great literary works, the inability to spell correctly has ...
What Occupy Wall Street Did Right
it seems like the right time to offer my reading. For me, Occupy was more like psychotherapy — a process that helped me see new things about myself and overcome some of my fears. Last winter, at the height of my Occu-enthusiasm, I did things that ...
What to do when he won't say 'I love you' back
You are in a complicated place right now. The confession of ones love to another is always exceptionally challenging ... if he doesn't know that you are hurting inside he can't do anything to help alleviate your pain.
How did my fellow Irish-Americans get so disgusting?
Of course Irish history did ... right-wing guys yelling at us, its social-justice component has evaporated as well. Am I proud of my Irish heritage? Sure I am, up to a point: We’re all born with something, and I was born with a name no one can spell ...
‘I did it’
Bottomley has a very slight amount of sight and can see things exceptionally close to him and with the right magnification ... “I was a slow learner and I couldn’t write very well or spell very well,” he explained. “But this was a little easier ...