Research shows that non-sexual physical contact has a significant impact on our emotional and physical well-being https://nihrecord.nih.gov/newsletters/2006/02_24_2006/story03.htm
The Washington Post vs National Enquirer feud continues to heat up as both sides go at it in public. A few weeks after Jeff Bezos' texts were allegedly leaked the Amazon founder responded to the National Enquirer, who he claims has resorted to extortion and blackmail to avoid any further investigation of why they publish investigative news stories.
Who has gotten away with a lifetime of questionable comments and practices but now investigators are finally closing on him as well as his people while the walls are finally closing in?
With a February 15 deadline near the #USA #Mexico border deal appears stalled with only have a 50/50 percent chance of happening or being resolved https://thehill.com/homenews/senate/429308-shelby-border-wall-talks-are…
They say Virginia is for lovers, but the Commonwealth is developing into a state of political chaos. Poll: Northam has majority African American support amid blackface scandal and Lt. Governor is denying sexual assault allegations.
Meanwhile, there is one Virginia I am sending my love 😍 to as we approach Valentines and also prepare to celebrate her birthday.
90+-year-old Ginger or Ginny as I like to call her may no longer be a dear neighbor, but she has not been forgotten by #MusselSuckers and #ClamDiggers alike, who will continue to admire Virginia albeit from a distance.
Jeff Bezos, the founder of Amazon and owner of the Washington Post, published an essay on Medium, in which he described an alleged attempt by National Enquirer parent company AMI to blackmail him.
It appears from Bezos' affair with former television host Lauren Sanchez, but it might also include Donald Trump and Saudi Arabia officials. That means this is a developing story.
The Chinese New Year or Spring Festival is China's most important holiday. Chinese New Year 2019 fell on Tuesday, February 5, 2019, beginning a year of the Pig. In China, the public holiday will be observed between February 4–10, 2019.
It's Lunar New Year, day 1 of China’s lunar calendar, which is within a day of the second new moon before the Spring Equinox moon phase. It's oddly called Spring Festival, with it being in winter for most of China, but that's because everyone looks forward to Spring.
春节 Chūn Jié
The Democrats say POTUS and his Republican colleagues have been running rampant for a couple of years causing American blood, sweat and tears, so now it's time to exercise oversight which has caused widespread @GOP fears.
Since President Trump was sworn into office, his party has turned its back on their oversight responsibilities protect him. Congressional Democrats are working for #WeThePeople to help bring accountability back to Washington, DC.
Everyone knows the Republican mascot is an elephant, but can anyone decipher what the head of that party is saying, or thinking and does @realdonaldtrump have a leg to stand on? Things may not be as they initially appear and perhaps even looking grim.
POTUS is expected to call for unity in his attempt at reset after two years of partisanship deep divide and personal attacks. #SOTU will come with a large serving of partisan divide which could lead to another government shutdown or to an emergency declaration over the #Mexico border, but what about the #Canada northern border? Politically wounded from his federal shutdown, #Trump may face an uphill battle with his agenda.
Will Americans, or the rest of the world buy this White House attempt at turning a new leaf? We’ll have to wait and see, Mr. T.
The Asian Lunar New Year is here like Christmas Day in the West, the Lunar New Year is a time for Spring cleaning, family reunions, elaborate meals, and the giving of blessings to friends, and acquaintances, in the form of hong bao or lai see—red packets containing money.