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Know NO Nos

Submitted by ub on Sun, 09/25/2022 - 12:45
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Avoid absolutes. Don't say “I’ll never get the promotion I want,” or “I always get overlooked,” just take a few steps back.

The most successful people in the world are able to often able to look at most things objectively.

“I have to do that.”

What to say instead: “I get to do that.” Swapping that one little word will change your attitude in a big way. It makes you look at something as an opportunity, rather than an obligation. Even if the task is unpleasant, it can teach you new lessons and open new doors.

Latino Imbecile Crisis?

Submitted by ub on Mon, 08/08/2022 - 11:38
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Many Latinos fled their nations seeking refuge from Caudillo military dictatorships whose hold on power depended on fear and control.

These dictators insist on holding on to power by manipulating armed followers, patronage, and vigilance. Their choke-holds are based on violence and machismo. Why are some Latinos embracing this form of government?

They use an exaggerated pride in masculinity, perceived as power and control, often coupled with a minimal sense of responsibility and disregard for consequences.

AddyPepito Love Story

Submitted by ub on Mon, 07/18/2022 - 12:38
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Jose Benito Menendez Del Valle and Addy Molina met during the mid-60s, but after so many years, memory sometimes fails her.

Ginni's GOP Posse

Submitted by ub on Sat, 06/11/2022 - 10:09
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Did #SCOTUS Clarence Thomas' other half Ginni press dozens of USA lawmakers to help overturn Trump’s election defeat?

Virginia "Ginni" Thomas is a conservative activist from Omaha, Nebraska. In 1987, she married Clarence Thomas, who became an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States in 1991. Is that when he story went south?

HOMINI

Submitted by ub on Sat, 06/04/2022 - 10:17
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Who are we, what happened, when did we arrive, where have we come from, why are we here, and how can we learn to get along?

There are at least 20 hominin species that are part of the tree of life. At least half of these species are based on fossils unearthed in the last three decades alone.

Scientists are at the forefront of research on the migration, characteristics, and capabilities of early human relatives, and the origin and cultural development of Homo sapiens.

International Day for Children

Submitted by ub on Wed, 06/01/2022 - 10:33
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All over the world, an increasing number of children are engaged in paid or unpaid domestic work, often in dangerous conditions.

Children's Day is a commemorative date celebrated annually in honor of children, whose date of observance varies by country. In 1925, International Children's Day was first proclaimed in Geneva during the World Conference on Child Welfare.

Memorial Day 2022

Submitted by ub on Mon, 05/30/2022 - 09:06
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Memorial Day isn’t for BBQ's, beaches or sales, please remember the real reason, and why so many Americans should observe it.

As I pay tribute to my late brother, Antonio J Soto III who served in Vietnam and never faked bone spurs, I also remember all the fallen heroes who sacrificed their lives, so Americans could vote and freely participate in our USA 🇺🇸 Democracy.

An Incredible Narration

Submitted by ub on Fri, 05/27/2022 - 10:03
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The incredible shrinking narration they keep spinning is a brutal reminder of the unreliable message from public safety officials.

La increíble narración cada vez más pequeña que siguen dando vueltas es un recordatorio brutal del mensaje poco confiable de los funcionarios de seguridad pública. Pasaron 77 minutos desde que el asesino de Uvalde entró a la escuela y la policía logró abatirlo

USA Middle Class Disaster

Submitted by ub on Sun, 05/22/2022 - 12:36
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Our American middle class keeps shrinking, according to social scientists. The alarming figure keeps dropping by double digits.

It has been a slowly developing catastrophe, that causes great damage to the quality of life of the average USA resident:

it is a bipartisan problem with a required unified solution that shows a dangerous move in the wrong direction. Gone are the days when America was self-sufficient and our youth worked hard, studied more, and learned mostly?

Strange Swamp Creatures

Submitted by ub on Sun, 05/15/2022 - 13:27
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Aldous Leonard Huxley was a philosopher, who wrote dozens of non-fiction works along with wide-ranging narratives.

Humans may come up with any number of ambitious, ingenious plans or ideas, but, ultimately, forces outside of our control determine whether we fail or succeed.

EXAMPLE: The sinking of the Titanic, the supposedly unsinkable ship, shows better than perhaps anything else that while man proposes, God disposes.