How Do You Know a Tree Limb Is About to Fall?
Victims of this branch bombardment were reportedly gathering lawyers and investigators to prove that the city has been negligent in its tree inspections. But how do you know if ... a tree's death sentence. Sometimes you can save branches by cabling ...
Two Spaces After a Period: Why You Should Never, Ever Do It
Can I let you in on a secret ... the "correct" number of spaces between sentences. The diners included doctors, computer programmers, and other highly accomplished professionals. Everyone—everyone!—said it was proper to use two spaces.
What’s a Toxic Person & How Do You Deal With One?
You’ve probably read about the importance of not surrounding yourself with toxic people. But what defines a toxic person? How do you know that you’re hanging ... be needy (“it is all about them all the time”); use others to meet their needs ...
How many ways can you use “Republican war on women” in a sentence?
I’m just saying that, if you use a phrase enough times, it loses its resonance, its power, its verve. We can do better — and we don’t even have to abandon military vocabulary to do it. How about we call Election 2012 “Freedom’s Last Stand” or ...
The Secret to Selling Your Brand With One Sentence
That’s why you need to be able to summarize the benefit of your business idea in a single, powerful sentence -- a sentence ... what it’s going to do for them. Newspapers, tabloids, and these days, Twitter have been making use of the headline for ...