Friday, May 2, 2014

News Headlines (498) 29 April - 30 April 2014




ONLINE TODAY

29 April 2014 : It's vital that you remain as patient as you can be today -- otherwise, you're sure to end up in trouble with someone important. It's a really good time to deal with old issues that have started to pile up. You can talk yourself into anything if you know it's important. Right now, though, you're trying to convince yourself to hold still and wait -- which has never come easily to you, especially when it relates to communication. If you can hang on for just another day or so, the rewards should be worth it.

30 April 2014 : A new obstacle blocks your path and keeps you from pushing forward as quickly as you would like. That's fine, though -- new information is coming your way that is sure to change your mind about your work. Most people do whatever they can to avoid stress, in any of its many forms. Some folks, on the other hand crave it -- even thrive on it. You know someone who fits that bill, someone who just can't stand it when things aren't overdramatic. If you wake up feeling like they're trying to stir things up between you and someone close, listen to your instincts. You know how they operate, and your instincts are itching like crazy. Try confronting this directly.

video



DAILY MAIL 27 April 2014 : First born and female? Why being the eldest girl means you are more likely to succeed

FISCAL TIMES  27 April 2014 : Putin's Obsession to Reunite the USSR Can Destroy Russia

CS MONITOR 28 April 2014 : New Russia sanctions: Who's calling the shots, the US or Europe?

BGR 28 April 2014  : How to tell if any of your accounts have been hacked


"Every man is born to one possession which outvalues all his others - his last breath."Mark Twain


VLADIMIR PUTIN

BBC 29 April 2014  : Vladimir Putin: Why some admire Russian leader's image
TELEGRAPH 29 April 2014 : Gerhard Schroeder's birthday party with Vladimir Putin angers Germany
BLOOMBERG 30 April 2014 : Google Warning on Russia Prescient as Putin Squeezes Web
CNN 28 April 2014 : Ukraine crisis: Who will blink first, Vladimir Putin or the West?
FORBES 28 April 2014 : Here's How Obama's Russia Sanctions Will Destroy Vladimir Putin 
RUSSIA TODAY 29 April 2014 : Putin: Washington behind Ukraine events all along, though flying low 
SLATE 28 April 2014 : The Sanctions Illusion. Obama has chosen to go after Putin's cronies. But do sanctions ever really work?
DAILY MAIL 29 April 2014 : 'I hope Salmond never has death squadrons walking on his land': First Minister faces global backlash over praise for Putin
TELEGRAPH 28 April 2014 : Alex Salmond: I admire 'certain aspects' of Vladimir Putin's leadership
GUARDIAN 28 April 2014 : Alex Salmond reveals views on Putin, Farage and Merkel

NY TIMES 27 April 2014 : Putin Rival (Khodorkovsky) Takes Message to East Ukraine

video


NEW STRAITS TIMES 30 April 2014 : Putin's war of the words
NY TIMES 28 April 2014 : Putin's Useful Idiots
HUFFINGTON POST 29 April 2014 : Americans Think Putin Would Just Let Obama Drown
TIME 28 April 2014 : U.S. Sanctions Push Putin Toward His Dream of A New Financial System
RADIO FREE EUROPE RADIO LIBERTY 30 April 2014 : From 'Darth Vader' To 'The Wolf': A Who's Who Of Putin's Sanctioned 'Insiders'
NATIONAL POST 29 April 2014 : Kelly McParland: Europe can’t be saved from Putin if it lacks the will to save itself

BLOOMBERG VIEW 28 April 2014 : Europe's Armies Don't Scare Putin

BLOOMBERG 29 April 2014 : U.S. Drip of Sanctions Risks Putin Backlash 

FISCAL TIMES 28 April 2014 : Putin Divulged His Plot to Reunify the USSR Years Ago 

ABC NEWS 29 April 2014 : A Look At Vladimir Putin's 'Bromances' With World Leaders

WIRE
■ 29 April 2014 : Another Poll, Another Reason for Democrats to Panic
■ 28 April 2014 : 2016 Republicans Target Black Democrats and Poor White Republicans with One Magic Bullet

CS MONITOR
■ 29 April 2014 : Erdogan seeks to extradite US-based cleric, testing US-Turkey ties 
■ 28 April 2014 : Donald Sterling comments: Is racism hiding in plain sight? (+video)

MEDICAL NEWS TODAY 28 April 2014 : Laughter may be the best medicine for age-related memory loss

US NEWS 29 April 2014 : Should Babies and Kids Take a Multivitamin?

INDEPENDENT 27 April 2014 : Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton named Britain's richest sportsman ||TELEGRAPH 28 April 2014 : Lewis Hamilton Britain's richest sportsman with £68m fortune ahead of wealthiest footballer Wayne Rooney 

GUARDIAN 29 April 2014 : George Clooney resigns from United Nations peacekeeping role || INDEPENDENT 29 April 2014 : George Clooney resigns from United Nations peacekeeping role because he's just too busy 

FORBES 29 April 2014 : Google's Driverless Cars Will Just Kill High Speed Rail Like HS2 || THE STAR 28 APril2014 : Google: Driverless cars are mastering city streets

BLOOMBERG 29 April 2014 : Noma Returns to Top Spot in World's 50 Best Restaurants List ||  ► NY DAILY NEWS 29 April 2014 : Denmark's Noma reclaims world's best restaurant title. American restaurants to crack the top 10 best eateries include New York's Eleven Madison Park and Chicago's Alinea. 

LIVESCIENCE
■ 29 April 2014 : In Harsh Conditions, Men Don't Want a Pretty Face
■ 29 April 2014 : See-Through Frog Embryos Know When Dad's Not Watching
■ 29 April 2014 : Eating Fiber May Help Prolong Life After Heart Attack
■ 29 April 2014 : Disaster Survivors: How Stress Changes the Brain
■ 29 April 2014 : Mars: Is it Just Like Us?
■ 28 April 2014 : Mysterious 'Man-Eating' Holes Appear in Sand Dune 

SCIENCEDAILY
■ 29 April 2014 : Herschel discovers mature galaxies in the young Universe
■ 28 April 2014 : Loss of Y chromosome can explain shorter life expectancy, higher cancer risk for men
■ 29 April 2014 : Girls make higher grades than boys in all school subjects, analysis finds 
■ 28 April 2014 : Simply being called 'fat' makes young girls more likely to become obese: Trying to be thin is like trying to be tall 
28 April 2014 : Origin of Huntington's disease found in brain; insights to help deliver therapy 
■ 28 April 2014 : Strategic thinking strengthens intellectual capacity 
■ 23 April 2014 : Male or female? First sex-determining genes appeared in mammals some 180 million years ago

■ 25 April 2014 : More Coffee May Reduce Risk of Type II Diabetes (VIDEO) || (NEWS : Increasing consumption of coffee associated with reduced risk of type 2 diabetes, study finds)

video

SCIENCEMAG : SCIENCESHOTS
■ 29 April 2014 : Genetic 'App' Tells You Where You’re From
■ 29 April 2014 : Better Fingerprint Mapping, Thanks to Sweat
■ 24 April 2014 : 'Chameleon' Vine Discovered in Chile
■ 23 April 2014 : Physics Predicts U.S. Voting Patterns
■ 4 April 2014 : How to Make Speedy Sperm




NEWS & POLITICS : Muslims slaughtering Christians like chickens in Central African Republic. BANGUI, Central African Republic -- France and the African Union on Saturday announced plans to deploy several thousand more troops into embattled Central African Republic, as thousands of Christians fearing reprisal attacks sought refuge from the Muslim former rebels who now control the country after days of violence left nearly 400 people dead -- and possibly more. Published on Dec 9, 2013 by WW3

NEWS & ; POLITICS : Bodies burnt in street in Central African Republic. A Christian mob in the Central African Republic capital Bangui has killed and burned two Muslims in the street, in the latest sectarian clash. The gangs told the BBC they would carry on killing Muslims in their area. French and African Union soldiers are struggling to contain sectarian violence that erupted after largely Muslim rebels took over the country.

MPs are due to select a new interim president on Monday, a week after rebel leader Michel Djotodia quit the post. Mr Djotodia became CAR's first Muslim ruler after his rebel group Seleka overthrew the government in March last year. The coup helped plunge CAR into sectarian conflict between the majority Christians and the minority Muslims. He quit on 11 January having failed to stop the violence.

Although the clashes seemed to die down immediately after he quit, reports emerged later in the week of more violence. On Friday, aid agencies said at least 22 people were killed in an attack on a convoy evacuating Muslims to neighbouring Cameroon. In Sunday's attack, a Christian mob killed two Muslims and set their bodies alight at a roundabout in the capital. They told the BBC's Thomas Fessy that they were avenging the murder of a Christian overnight. It is unclear whether the men had any part or were targeted simply for being Muslim.

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) said it had taken 25 very seriously injured people to hospital in Bangui. In a statement issued from its headquarters in Geneva, it added that fresh inter-communal violence had flared up in north and north-western areas of the country. Red Cross workers had buried 50 bodies discovered over the past 48 hours in the north-west, it said.

The ICRC expressed concern that much of the population, fearing reprisals, was hiding in the bush with no-one to protect them. The UN Security Council approved a French troop deployment to CAR late last year as part of a plan to restore order and hold an election by early 2015.

The temporary parliament finalised a list of eight candidates for interim president on Sunday.  Officials said the candidates met stringent criteria, including stipulations they had not been members of a militant group, and that they had never worked for Mr Djotodia or his Seleka rebel group. The candidates include Bangui mayor Catherine Samba Panza, and two sons of former presidents, Sylvain Patasse and Desire Kolingba. Published on Jan 19, 2014 by WORLD Breaking NEWS

video video


SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY : Google Self-Driving Car on City Streets. The Google self-driving car navigates some common scenarios on city streets near the Googleplex. Uploaded on Apr 28, 2014 by Google

video


PEOPLE & BLOG : Chris Downey: Design with the blind in mind. What would a city designed for the blind be like? Chris Downey is an architect who went suddenly blind in 2008; he contrasts life in his beloved San Francisco before and after -- and shows how the thoughtful designs that enhance his life now might actually make everyone's life better, sighted or not. Published on Nov 12, 2013 by TED 

video






New sanctions on Russia - By Maria Tsvetkova and Thomas Grove
DONETSK/SLAVIANSK, Ukraine - The U.S. imposed new sanctions on allies of Russian President Vladimir Putin, prompting Moscow to denounce "Cold War" tactics amid more violence in eastern Ukraine.
* Video: Mayor of Ukraine's second largest city shot
* Slideshow: Clashes in Donetsk 
* Lloyd: For Russia, it can only get worse
* Khrushcheva: Searching for George Kennan

► Searchers dismiss possibility wreckage in Bay of Bengal is from MH370

OPINIONS
The revolution in Putin's head - by Mark Leonard
The EU-U.S. love-hate relationship - by Nicholas Wapshott 




International Jazz Day: France's enduring love of jazz music. Jazz events will be taking place across the globe on the 30th of April for International Jazz Day. In France Jazz has been embraced since the First World War.

video


Christie's unveils largest, flawless blue diamond. Christie's auction house presents "The Blue" considered to be the largest flawless vivid blue diamond in the world, weighing in at 13.22 carats and estimated to fetch up to 25 million US dollars when it's auctioned in Geneva in May.

video





Raw: Israel Pauses in Silence for Holocaust Day

video


► NYC Bans E-Cigarettes From Restaurants, Parks

video


California Mayors Stand Behind Sterling Ban. The mayors of Los Angeles and Sacramento, California react to the NBA's lifetime ban imposed on LA Clippers owner Donald Sterling in response to racist comments he made in a recorded conversation with his mistress.

video





NEWS
Analysis: Obama Not Alone in Having Doubts About Russia Sanctions
JOHN KERRY: 'If I Could Rewind The Tape, I Would've Chosen A Different Word'
Russia condemns new U.S. sanctions, says U.S. back in Cold War
■ Israel's Netanyahu says Iran wants 'our destruction'
Ssh ... please calm down, everything will be fine. Do not be afraid, you must rid your paranoid symptoms. Iran will never destroy you from the earth, because there is no law to justify genocide to happen again. Iran probably just a little upset because you often disturb the Palestinians.

After all, why do you always tease Palestinians, hm?

Putin's oil tsar emerged from shadows to wield vast power
Russia says concerned about Ukrainian firepower in southeast

U.S. imposes sanctions against seven Russians, 17 companies it links to Putin

video


EU slaps new sanctions on Russia over Ukraine

Why you need to watch for a Ukraine 'flashpoint'

video


New Russia sanctions will grab Moscow's attention: Lew
Russia can replace defense imports lost due Ukraine crisis: Putin 

Obama: US to levy new Russia sanctions Monday

video


Sanctions to target Russia's defense industry, others: US
Haa ... so clear, so real! Dearest Russia, the U.S. is very jealous of your military strength and defense, very jealous.

A who's who of Putin's friends hit by US sanctions
MOSCOW (AP) — The seven people from Russian President Vladimir Putin's inner circle targeted with U.S. sanctions on Monday include men who have helped Putin restore Kremlin control over Russia's economy and its political system. They have been tasked with carrying out some of Putin's most ambitious projects, most notably his plans to make Crimea an integral part of Russia after seizing the peninsula from Ukraine.

There were already 20 people on the list. The United States also added 17 Russian companies.

Putin publicly has scorned the West's efforts to pressure him over the crisis in Ukraine, where a pro-Russia militia has been working to undermine the new Western-supported government in Kiev. "No sanctions can be effective in the modern world and they never produce the desired effect," Putin declared last week.

Still, the first round of sanctions has harmed Russia's economy, as Putin acknowledged, and the only positive news from the new round was that many feared they would be even worse.

Here is a list of the Russian officials and companies targeted:

OLEG BELAVANTSEV
Belavantsev, 64, was a political unknown until Putin appointed him to be his envoy to Crimea last month, on the same day that Russia formally annexed the Ukrainian peninsula. He graduated from a naval institute in Sevastopol, the Crimean port that is the home of Russia's Black Sea Fleet, and his career has been closely tied to that of Sergei Shoigu, now the Russian defense minister.

SERGEI CHEMEZOV
Chemezov has known Putin since the 1980s, when they lived in the same apartment complex in Dresden, East Germany, where Putin served in the KGB. Since 2007, he has headed Rostec, an immense state-owned holding company formed around arms exporter Rosoboronexport. In 2011, the U.S. Defense Department awarded Rosoboronexport a controversial contract to supply 63 Mi-17 helicopters to Afghanistan's security forces that swelled to more than $1 billion. Rostec itself has not been sanctioned. Chemezov, 61, joined the board of state oil company Rosneft in 2013.


DMITRY KOZAK
A deputy prime minister since 2008, Kozak has often been chosen by Putin to pull off his major projects. Kozak, 55, was the government point man overseeing preparations for the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, a priority of Putin's presidency and the most expensive games in history with a price tag topping $50 billion. No sooner had the Olympics come to an end than Putin found another project for him: managing the integration of Crimea into Russia.


YEVGENY MUROV
As head of the Federal Protective Service since 2000, Murov, a 68-year-old army general, oversees thousands of officers charged with protecting the Russian president and other high-ranking officials. The agency traces its origins to the KGB directorate that guarded the Kremlin and the ruling Communist Party's offices in Soviet times.

ALEXEI PUSHKOV
The chairman of the international affairs committee in the lower house of Russia's parliament, Pushkov is best known as the longtime anchor of the weekly television political show "Postscriptum," which serves as a platform for his hawkish, anti-Western views. Pushkov, 59, also expresses his opinions on Twitter, as in this post from last week: "Calling Russia a 'regional power,' Obama has only shown the depth of this despair over the growing global role of Russia from Syria to Ukraine."


IGOR SECHIN
Now president of state-owned oil company Rosneft, Sechin has worked for Putin since the early 1990s and is known for his total loyalty. Sechin, 53, was seen as the mastermind behind the 2003 assault that bankrupted private oil company Yukos and sent its billionaire founder Mikhail Khodorkovsky to prison for 10 years. The most lucrative parts of Yukos ended up with Rosneft, making it Russia's largest oil company. Under Sechin, Rosneft took over BP's Russia venture and formed a major partnership with ExxonMobil that gives the Russian company access to ExxonMobil's projects in Alaska.

VYACHESLAV VOLODIN
As first deputy chief of the Kremlin staff since late 2011, Volodin, 50, has overseen the Kremlin-managed political system. His tenure has coincided with a wave of legislation cracking down on civil society and anti-Kremlin protests. The U.S. Treasury said that Putin's decision to move into Crimea was believed to have been based on consultations with his closest advisers, including Volodin.

COMPANIES
Most of the 17 companies on the list are controlled by three businessmen with close links to Putin: Gennady Timchenko and brothers Boris and Arkady Rotenberg, all of whom were targeted by the first round of U.S. sanctions imposed in March.

One of the companies Timchenko owns is Stroytransgaz, a construction company that has amassed millions in contracts to build pipelines for state-owned Transneft. The company has recently expanded and won lucrative deals to build highways and soccer arenas for the 2018 World Cup in Russia. Among the other companies on the Treasury Department list is the Volga Group, Timchenko's investment vehicle.

Stroygazmontazh is a construction company owned by the Rotenberg brothers. The company has won a handful of contracts to build gas pipelines for state gas giant Gazprom, including the South Stream pipeline to go under the Black Sea. Gazprom's contracts account for the most of the company's revenues. The Rotenbergs also own InvestCapitalBank and SMP Bank, which also were hit by Monday's sanctions.

Two of the sanctioned companies are owned or controlled by Bank Rossiya, the only business targeted by the first round of sanctions and described by the Treasury Department as the personal bank for senior Russian officials.
***

Obama warns China, backs Philippines
US sanctions raise concerns for foreign investors

Russia says EU should be 'ashamed' over sanctions

video


Ukraine separatists seize second provincial capital, fire on police

video


US and EU sanctions: same goal, different targets

Gazprom warns sanctions could bite back 

video


NBA bans Los Angeles Clippers owner for life over racist comments

video


Boehner assures Republicans he won't push immigration reform

Billy Joel tells Howard Stern about trying heroin 

video


YAHOO SHINE : Kate Middleton's Favorite Picture of Prince George from Australia Is.. 




MAGAZINE
Rich and confused - It's the wealthiest country in the world - but is it happy?
Twister tech (VIDEO) -  How drones may soon assist in search and rescue efforts

HEALTH
Dementia Facebook app to raise awareness of the illness
Saudi Mers death toll passes 100 

FUTURE
Does mixing alcoholic drinks cause hangovers? 
How faecal transplantation is gaining credibility

Today's African Proverb : "Even the best dancer on the stage must retire sometime" - Sent by Don M Dasan, Kampala, Uganda




Russia and Iran set to strike $10bn energy deal
Cop's wife kills bicyclist, then sues him for 'emotional distress'
Egypt's death sentences against Islamists an 'intimidation tactic' ahead of election
Britain, France deploy 8 fighter jets to Lithuania and Poland
Turkish journalist sentenced to 10 months for tweet 'typo'
Disclosure of drone-strike victims dropped from Senate bill 
'Who are you defending?!' Taxi driver stands up to Ukrainian soldiers (VIDEO)
Rare eclipse will make Sun look like 'fat banana' from Earth on Tuesday morning
Prosecutor General seeks tougher punishment for corruption

BUSINESS : US sanctions won't undermine Russian economy



Deadly tornadoes ravage US Gulf-coast, leaving at least 34 dead
OP-ED : Ukraine: What de-escalation means
Putin: Washington behind Ukraine events all along, though flying low
Kiev did nothing to fulfill Geneva agreements Russia's UN envoy 
Russia won't repeat 'Crimea scenario' in southeastern Ukraine - Russian Deputy FM
Moscow will not bargain with Kiev over Crimea's water supplyRussian resources minister 
EU 'should be ashamed' after sanctions on Russia - Moscow 
Reform bill would require Voice of America to trumpet US policy objectivesreport
Brunei adopts Sharia law despite international criticism
Gunmen raid Libyan parliament, stop crucial vote on next PM
'They went through some form of hell': Psychiatrist for Gitmo detainee testifies
'Robin Hood of the Banks' to RT: We'll create different world with our own rules

VIDEOS
Fierce football ultras attack anti-govt protesters in eastern Ukraine
CrossTalk: Containment 2.0? (ft. Stephen Cohen & John Mearsheimer)
Neo-Nazi march video: Lvov stages rally to commemorate Ukrainian Waffen SS division 
Mayflower Arkansas tornado drone footage shows scale of devastation

Afghanistan's boom bust cycle: Easy money bubble bursting. Afghanistan is preparing for a Presidential election run-off, with the country's former Finance and Foreign ministers competing for the seat of power, but whoever claims the position will be faced with an economy going rapidly downhill.



Konstantinovka police station barricaded by pro-federalization forces
■ 'Last thing US wants in the world is democracy. It wants control
Sanctions Round 3: Fresh batch targets Russian politics, energy & aviation players 
Blasts, fierce fighting in Donetsk as pro- & anti-Kiev demos clash 
Ukraine checkpoint: 'Who are you defending yourself from?' - 'We don't know.'

Eyes on the Road: UK CCTVs score councils £312mn in fines. Motorists in England and Wales are paying the price for controversial CCTV technology. In the last five years over 300 million pounds worth of traffic tickets have been issued. And campaigners say councils are using spy cars and cameras to fill their coffers rather than to improve road safety. RT's Sara Firth has more.



Anti-Obama protest water-cannoned in Manila, Philippines
Word Apartheid: 'Why can't John Kerry stand behind his statement on Israel?'
Pro-Russian activists storm Lugansk govt HQ, police escape building
Immediate aftermath of Lugansk govt HQ storm as RT's stringer walks into building
US deploys troops to Estonia

Military muscle in central Moscow by night during parade rehearsal

video


Massive clashes erupt on Kiev's Independence Square




Is the MERS virus worrisome?

TechKnow - Carmen's face transplant

Drug firms: protecting profits and products? Pharmaceutical companies offer a new prescription to keep the industry in good health. Hazem Sika speaks to Gustav Ando, Director of Life Sciences for IHS, and a specialist on mergers and acquisitions and Rohit Malpani, Director of Policy and Analysis for Doctors Without Borders' Access Campaign.

Access Restricted: Abortion in Texas

Harvest Time. An estimated million people earn their living as seasonal workers in Turkey, many of them ethnic Kurds. The work is built on the exploitation of casual labour, including children, and these seasonal workers have no benefits or insurance. Living conditions are poor and transport is dangerous. This character-led, observational film tells the story of a family of 22, living in a two-roomed house in the outskirts of the southeastern Turkish city of Batman.




Russia: We Won't Enter Ukraine

HEALTH : A Breathalyzer For Lung Cancer May Be On Its Way 

How the 'World of Tomorrow' Became a Thing of the Past 

video





WORLD : Obama argues against use of force to solve global conflicts

LOCAL
L.A. County sheriff's deputy to plead guilty to building assault rifle 
Blind architect sports an upbeat vision. Blind architect Chris Downey says that city planners and property owners should view future construction projects through a different set of eyes.

SCIENCE & HEALTH : L.A., Central Valley have worst air quality, American Lung Assn. says

OPINION : Why the rich are rattled

JACKET COPY- BOOKS
■ Can you say Laszlo Krasznahorkai?
McSweeney's 46 looks at crime fiction from Latin America 
■ Radicals fight over a Karl Marx copyright

FRAMEWORK : Pictures in the News | April 28, 2014 -  Posted By: Marc Martin



A child wearing a bandage around his head sits as a vehicle loaded with people and goods prepares to leave Bangui, Central African Republic, as part of a convoy to relocate about 1,300 Muslims who have been hiding on the city's outskirts to avoid attacks by predominantly Christian militias. PHOTOGRAPH BY: ISSOUF SANOGO / AFP/Getty Images



An orangutan enjoys a chunk of frozen orange juice at Chiang Mai Zoo in Thailand. PHOTOGRAPH BY: PONGMANAT TASIRI / European Pressphoto Agency


No comments:

Post a Comment

Labels

"Global Nightmare" by Ziauddin Sardar (1) 10 of America's most dangerous roads (1) 100 Women (2) 12 Years a Slave (3) 1917 Glass Plates Offer Glimpses into WWI - era Russia (1) 1tvfun (1) 2001 A Space Odyssey (1) 2010 Olympics (1) 2012 Earth Hour (1) 2012 L.A. Auto Show (5) 2012 SEMA Show (1) 2012 Venezuela Election (3) 2013 Audi (2) 2013 Australian National Surf Lifesaving Titles (1) 2013 Earth Hour (1) 2013 Global Kids Fashion Week (1) 2013 International CES (5) 2013 L.A. Auto Show (1) 2013 Man Booker Prize (1) 2013 Pulitzer Prize (2) 2013 Sony World Photography Awards (1) 2013 St Patricks Day (1) 2013 Venezuela Presidential Poll (3) 2013 Venice Carnival (1) 2013 Volkswagen Beetle Convertible (1) 2013 World Environment Day (1) 2014 Audi (1) 2014 Carnival in Rio de Janeiro (2) 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray (2) 2014 L.A. Auto Show (1) 2015 Paris Climate Conference - Conference of the Parties 21 (2) 29th Harbin International Ice and Snow Festival (1) 300: Rise of an Empire (2) 65th RTCA dinner (1) 911 (12) A 42-foot Long 'Star Wars' X-wing (1) A Behavioral Economist Dr Fred Zimmerman (1) A Tale Of Love And Darkness (1) A Whiter Shade of Pale (1) Abayed (1) ABBA (1) Abdur Raheem Green (2) Abigail and Brittany Hensel (1) Aboriginal Festival (1) About the War (1) Abu (1) Abu Ghraib Prison (1) Abu Qatada (1) Acropolis Museum (1) Activist Adam Kokesh (1) Actor Matthew Morrison (1) Ada Louise Huxtable (1) Adam Levine (7) ADHD (4) Admiral Isoroku Yamamoto (2) Adorable 2-foot-tall Jyoti Amge (1) Adriaan's Killer Queen (2) Adrian Salbuchi (5) Adriana Lima (2) Advanced Stirling Radioisotope Generato (1) AdventureEurope (1) Afghan Women (3) Afghanistan (26) Afghanistan 2010 election (1) Africa (11) Africa Blues (1) Africa Tribes (1) Africa's Moonshine Epidemic (1) Agnes Soral (1) Ahmadinejad (3) Ahmadinejad Quds Day 2010 (1) Ahmed Abdi Godane (1) Ahmed Omed Khpulwak (1) Ai Wei Wei (3) AIDA (1) Ajolote (1) Al Jazeera America (4) Al Nakba (3) Al Qaeda (1) Alain Badiou (1) Alain de Botton (2) Alain Ducasse and Guy Savoy (1) Alain Robert (6) Alain Soral (151) Alain Soral Birthday 2012 (1) Alain Soral Birthday 2013 (1) Alain Soral Birthday 2014 (1) Alain Soral Birthday 2015 (1) Alan Watts (1) Alan Wood (1) Alaska (2) Albinism (2) Alcohol (1) Alex Jones (13) Alexander Godunov (1) Alexander Liebreich (1) Alexander Polli (1) Alexander Pushkin (1) Alexander Semenov (1) Alfonso Cano (1) Algeria (1) Ali Farka Toure (2) Alisher Usmanov (2) All The Way (1) Allen Ginsberg (1) Alligator (4) Alma telescope (2) Alone (1) Alpaca (2) Alzheimer (16) Amado Boudou (1) Amadou and Mariam (1) Amartya Sen (1) Amazing Grace (1) Amazon Ecosystem (1) Amazon Indians Manduruku (1) Amazon.com (2) Amedeo Avogadro (1) Amedeo Modigliani (1) America's Nobel The Neustadt Prize (2) American Dream (1) American Hobo (1) American Jihadi Omar Hammami (1) Amir Housang Sanjari (1) Amir Mirzai Hekmati (1) Amiri Baraka (1) Amit Drori Digital Safari (1) Amritsar Massacre (1) Amsterdam (1) Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (2) An ant is forbidden to hold a conversation with a stranger (1) Ancient Thracian (1) André Derain (1) Andrea Luca Luchesi (1) Andrei Linde (1) Andrei Tarkovsky (1) Andrew Carrington Hitchcock (1) Andy McKee (1) Angelo Musco (1) Angler Fish Baby Echidnas HedgeHogs (1) Angry Bird (1) Animal Slaughter (1) Anish Kapoor (1) Anja Gockel Berlin Fashion Week (1) Anne Frank (1) Annie's Song (2) Anoushka Shankar (2) Antartica (1) Anthony Carbone (1) Anthony David Weiner (2) Anthrax Letters (1) Anti Terrorist (1) Antonio Castelló (1) Antonio Gramsci (1) Antonio Vazquez (1) Antony Sutton (1) Anwar al Awlaki (3) Anya (1) Aokigahara Forest (1) AP Manu Brabo (1) AP Matthew Lee (1) Apartheid (1) Apollo 16 (1) Apollo13 (2) Appetite Today (1) Apple (3) Apple iPhone 5s and 5c (4) Archer Fish (1) Area 51 (4) Argentina (1) Argentine artist Leandro Erlich (1) Ari Melber (1) Ariane 6 (1) Arie Van't Riet (1) Ariel Castro (1) Arirang Festival (1) Ark Nova (1) Armageddon Michael Bay (1) Arne Birkenstock (1) Arnold Glasow (1) Arnold Toynbee (1) Art (7) Art Basel (2) Art couple Frida Kahlo (1) Arthur Machen (1) Artist Alfredo Pirri (1) Artist Bruno Catalano (1) Artist Chen Wenling (1) Artist Jim Kazanjian (1) Artist Joyce Pensato (1) Artist Kurt Perschke (1) Artist Marc Quinn (1) Artist Patricia Piccinini (1) Artist Tomas Saraceno (1) Arts (1) ASEAN Summit 2012 Cambodia (1) Ash dieback (1) Ashley Hegi (1) Asma al-Assad (3) Asperger syndrome (2) Aston Martin CC100 (1) Astral Projection (1) Astrid Adrienne (43) Astronaut Tim Peake (1) Atheist (2) Atom Smashers (1) Audrina Cardenas (1) Auguste Rodin (1) Aung San Suu Kyi (9) Aung San Suu Kyi 2012 (1) Austere Politics (1) Australia (2) Australia election 2010 (1) Australia G20 2014 (1) Author Alan Weisman (1) Author David Wise (1) Author Donald A. Laird (1) Author Jann Freed (1) Author John Grisham (1) Author Junot Díaz (2) Author Robert Kelsey (1) Authorship (106) Authoship (1) Autism (11) Autistic Children (2) Automotive (2) Autumn Leaves (3) Avalanches (1) Avian Influenza (4) Ayahuasca (1) Ayodhya (2) Babies Brain (1) Babri Masjid Incident (1) Baby (39) Baby DJ (1) Baby Ryder Blair (1) Baby Turtle (2) Baby121212 (1) Badger (3) Baharak Mohammadi (5) Bahrain (1) Baja California (2) Bakdash (1) Balancing Rocks (1) Bali (6) Ballerina (5) Ballet (1) Balloon (4) Banana (5) Bangladesh (2) Bangsamoro (1) Baobab (2) Barack Obama (2) Barack Obama 2012 (2) Barack Obama and Genevieve Cook (1) Barack Obama's inauguration in January 2013 (4) Barista Dritan Alsela (1) Bart Jansen (1) Basil Tulsi (1) Bastille day 2010 (1) Bastille day 2011 (1) Bastille day 2013 (1) Batak (1) Bavarian Alps (1) BBC Hard Talk (4) BBC Leadership Test (1) BBC News (1) BBC News From Elsewhere (7) BBC Quiz (5) Bear (8) Beatles (6) Béatrice Pignède (1) Behind the Great Firewall of China (1) Belgium (1) Bella Beavis (1) Bella Ciao (1) Belladona (1) Beluga Whale (4) Ben Swann (1) Benazir Bhutto (1) Benjamin Cohen (1) Beriev Be-200 (1) Berndnaut Smilde (1) Bernie Sanders (3) Bertolt Brecht (1) Best Honeymoon Hotels for 2013 (1) Bevacizumab (1) Big Bird (1) Big Dog (1) Bil'in Palestine (1) Bilharzia Symptoms of Schistosomiasis (1) Bill Eppridge (1) Bill Gates (3) Bill Maher (2) Billy Taylor (1) Bin Laden (5) Biohackers (3) Bionic Eye (2) Bionic Leg (1) Bionic Man (1) Bipolar Disorder (1) Birds and Fishes (1) Bisphenol A (1) Bittermelon (1) Black Eagles aerobatic team (1) Black Hornet (1) Black Pearls (1) Black Swan 2010 (1) Blindness (2) Blogger Yoani Sanchez (1) Blood Initiation (1) Bloody Sunday (1) Blu (1) Blue Honey (1) Blue Jays (1) Bluebells (1) Blues (4) Bnei Menashe (1) Bob Dylan (4) Bob James (3) Bob Marley (1) Bob Mitchell (1) Bob Proctor (1) BoBama (3) Bobby Whittenberg (1) Boeing 777-200ER (1) Boeing CST-100 (1) Boko Haram (4) Bolivian Road of Death (2) Bonobos (1) Book (1) Boots (1) Boris Berezovsky (1) Borneo s pygmy elephants (1) Borscht (1) Boston Marathon Bombing (5) BostonDynamics (6) Boulevard (1) Bra (1) Bradley Wiggins (2) BrahMos (2) Brain (1) Brandon Rice (2) Brazil (6) Breatharianism (1) Brendan Marrocco (1) Brian S Roper (1) Bride Kidnapping in Kyrgyzstan (1) British Sculptor Anish Kapoor and Japanese architect Arata Isozaki (1) Broadmuseum (1) Brother Nathanael (1) Brown Pelican (1) Bryan Fischer (1) Burhanuddin Rabbani (1) Burj Dubai (1) Burkina Fasso (2) Burning Man (2) Bushmaster AR-15 (1) Buzkashi Boys (1) C a n a p é S (1) Cabo San Lucas (1) Cactus (3) Caffeine (5) Cageprisoners (1) Cajun cuisine (1) Calf (2) California (1) California Cook Book (1) Calves (2) Cambodia Khmer Rouge (2) Cambodian Tailorbird (1) Camel (2) Camilla Vallejo (1) Cananga & Champaca (1) Canary Skies (1) Cancer (78) Cancer Villages China (1) Cancun Mexico (1) Cannes 2013 (9) Cannes 2014 (1) Carla Bruni (2) Carlos Acosta (1) Carlos Lascano (3) Carlos Santana (2) Carnaval de Cali Viejo (1) Carnivorous plant (1) Caroline Wyatt BBC (2) Carolyn Carlson (1) Cartoonist Henry Payne (1) Cartoonist Pat Oliphant (1) Cat (19) Cat & Dog (3) Catacombs (1) Catalonia (2) Catarina Migliorini (1) Caterpillars (2) Catfish (1) Cathinone Khat (2) Caucasus (1) Cecil the Lion (1) Centromoda (1) Cerebral Palsy (2) Ceres (1) Chachacha (1) Chagall Show (1) Chanel (5) Channel 4 (1) Charles Darwin (1) Charles Dickens (4) Charlie Chaplin (1) Chat (1) Chateau Des Conde Vallery France (1) Chaumont-sur-Loire's Castle Gardens (1) Che (6) Chef CJ Jacobson (1) Chef Sebastien Gaudard (1) Chemical Weapon Expert Jean Pascal Zanders (1) Cherry Blossoms 2013 (4) Cherry Blossoms 2014 (3) Cherry Tree (1) Chess (2) Chevrolet (2) Child Soldier (1) Chile Mine Workers 2010 (1) Chimpanzee (9) China (3) China Drug Frenzy (1) China Election 2012 (3) China Nobel (1) China's first emperor (1) Chinese (8) Chinese Artist (1) Chinese New Year (4) Chinese Space Leap (1) Chinua Achebe (2) Chloe Bruce (1) Chocolate (5) Chris Christie (12) Chris Downey (1) Chris Hedges (1) Christiaan Huygens (1) Christian Zionism (1) Christina Fernandez (1) Christmas 2010 (1) Christmas 2011 (4) Christmas 2012 (6) Christmas 2014 (1) Christmast 2015 (1) Christopher Aaron Grills (3) Christopher Dorner (4) Christopher Greene (2) Christopher Hache (3) Christopher Hitcens (2) Chromosome Xq28 (1) CIA (1) Cicadas (1) Cinco de Mayo (1) Cinderella (5) Circassian (1) Citrus Disease (1) Claire Seguin (1) Clash of Clans (2) Claude Debussy Clair de Lune (1) Clean water (2) Cliff Richard (1) Climate Change (7) Clownfish Anemones (1) CNN Monkey (1) CNN Octavia Nasr (1) Coachella 2013 (3) Coalition of the Willing (1) Coathanger (1) Cobhams Asuquo (1) Coffee (6) Colca Canyon (1) Collage (1) Colombia (5) Columbia (2) Come back to me (1) Comedian Graham Stoney (1) Comedy (1) Comet ISON (1) Comet Pan-STARRS (1) Communism (14) Communitarianism (1) Condom (1) Congo (3) Connecticut School Shooting (4) Conspiracy (1) Convertible Beetle (1) Cool and the Gang (1) Cool new army tire technology (1) Coolest Science Stories of the Week (2) Copacabana (1) Coral (1) Corruption (2) Cosmonaut Vladimir Komarov (1) Cossacks (1) Cotard's Syndrome (1) Cote d'Ivoire (1) Country Road (2) Cove Haven Poconos Resort (1) Cowboy (1) Coyote (1) Cozete Gomes (1) CPAC 2014 (2) CPMAJO (1) Crab (1) Cray-1 (1) Crazy (1) Crespi Hicks (1) Crimea (7) Crisisgroup (1) Cristina De Middel (1) Crocodile (4) CS Monitor Dan Murphy (1) CSTO (1) Cuba (9) Cueist Max Eberle (1) Culture (2) Cumbia (1) CWC (4) Cyborg Brains (1) CZ (187) Czarist Russia (1) Czech (3) Czech mother Alexandra Kinova (1) D-day (1) Daan Roosegaarde (1) DADT (1) Daisetsuzan National Park (1) Daisy The Tabby (1) Dalai Lama (2) Damien Hirst (1) Dan Baum (1) Dan Msiza (1) Dan Pink (3) Dan Turner LATIMES (1) Dance of the Planets (1) Dancing Frog (1) Dancing In The Street (1) Daniel Arsham (1) Daniel Barenboim (3) Daniel Dennett (1) Daniel Ellsberg Pentagon Papers Whistleblower (1) Daniel Hannan (1) Daniel Heyman (1) Danieljphotography (1) Daniella Issa Helayel (1) Dante (1) Danube River (1) Darfur (3) Dave Brubeck (2) David Becham (1) David Bowie (1) David Cameron (1) David Gandy (7) David Icke (1) David Lebovitz (2) David Petraeus (6) Davos 2013 (3) Davos 2014 (2) Davos 2016 (1) Davutoglu (1) Daylight Saving Time (3) DE-STAR (1) Dean Potter (1) Dear Abby (8) December (1) Delilah (2) Dementia (15) Denis Mukwege (1) Dennis Tito (2) Depleted Uranium (1) Derrida (2) Desert Rain Frog (1) Desertification (1) Desmond tutu (2) Detroit Auto Show (3) Devendra Barnhart (4) Diane Sawyer (2) Dick Gregory (1) Diego Barrera (1) Diego Rivera (2) Dieudonne (5) Dimiter Kenarov (1) Dimsum (1) Dinos Trodon (1) Dirndl (3) Discuss (1) Disneyland (1) Diwali (2) Django Unchained (1) Dmitry Medvedev (3) DNA (19) Dodo (2) Dog (25) Dogs and Halloween (2) Doku (Dokka) Khamatovich Umarov (1) Dolce and Gabbana (5) Dolphin (7) Don Ritchie (1) Don't make me over (1) Donald Duck (2) Dr Ahmad Sarmast (1) Dr Hassen A. Gharbi (1) Dr Jago Cooper (1) Dr Qadir Magsi (1) Dr Salim Laibi (1) Dr. David Burns (1) Dr. Jonathan Matusitz (1) Dr. Joseph Mercola (5) Dr. Michio Kaku (1) Dr. Seuss (1) Dr.Karen Woo (1) Dr.Mazwell Maltz (1) Dreaming (2) Dries Van Noten (1) Drinking Clean Water (1) Driving in the Russia (1) Driving in the USA (1) Drone (12) Drug (2) DSK (2) Dubai (7) Duck (1) Duke Ellington (1) Durian (2) Dussehra (1) Dutch (1) Dying Swan (1) Dyslipidemia (1) Easter 2013 (4) Easter 2014 (2) Easter Island (2) Eating Insects (2) Ebola (10) Echidna (1) Ecoark (1) Edouard Perrin (1) Education (2) Edward Snowden (20) Edward Wadie Said (1) Egypt (2) Egypt 2013 (11) Eid Al Adha 2011 (1) Eid Al Adha 2013 (4) Eid Al Fitr 2010 (1) Eid ul Fitr 2011 (1) Eid ul-Fitr 2013 (3) Eid ul-Fitr 2014 (1) Eleanor Catton The Luminaries (1) Electronic Money (1) Elephant (20) Elephant Ivory (2) Elephant Polo (1) Elephant Seal (3) Eliot Pence Whitaker Group (1) Ellis Island (1) Elon Musk (1) Els Enfarinats Festival (2) Elton John (1) Elvis Presley (5) Emad Burnat (2) Emma Bonino (1) Emmy 2013 (1) Emu (1) Emy Barahona (3) Endeavour (10) Energy (1) Environment (3) Ephesus (2) EpicMealTime (1) Epiphany (2) Ergobaby (1) Eric Garcetti (101) Eric Hartsburg (1) Eric Weiner (1) Ernesto Laclau (1) Erotica (1) Erythropoietin (1) Eshima Ohashi Bridge (1) Esmail Tarek Elsherief (1) Ethiopia (1) Ethnologue (1) Etta James (1) Eugene Boudin (1) Eugene Delacroix (1) Eugenics (1) Europe (1) Euskadi Ta Askatasuna (1) Evo Morales (3) Expotattoo Venezuela 2013 (1) Eyjafjallajokull 2010 (1) Faberge Egg (3) Fabien Cousteau (1) Fabio Gazpacho (2) Facebook (11) Fai (1) Faisal Shahzad (1) Falcon Chicks (1) Falling in Love (7) Family (1) Famine (1) Fashion (6) Fat (1) Father Day 2013 (1) Fatoumata Diawara (4) Faustino Barrientos (1) Fawaz A. Gerges (1) Felix Baumgartner (6) Female Circumcision (1) Feminism (1) Ferret (1) Festival (4) Fidel Castro (6) Fight For Amazonia (1) Film (1) filmmaker Rä di Martino (1) Flamingo (4) Flappy Bird (4) Floating Liquefied Natural Gas (1) Floor Music (1) Florentijn Hofman (9) Flotilla 2010 (5) Fluffy Cows (2) Fluoride (1) Flying Car (1) Flying Houses Laurent Chéhère (2) Flying Snake (1) Foie Gras (8) Food Battle (1) Food Wishes (1) Foreign Policy (3) Forever in Love (1) Fork (1) France G20 Summit 2011 (1) Francis Bacon (2) François Asselineau (1) Frank Gehry (1) Franklin Foer (1) Freedom Files (1) Freedomain Radio (1) Freedomainradio (1) French (8) French Baguette (1) French Basque (1) French Pastry (1) French Protest (1) French Toast (1) French Twins (1) Friedrich Nietzsche (1) Friend Will Be Friends (1) Frittata (1) Frog (3) Fruits and Vegetables (5) Full Metal Alchemist Manga (1) Funky Town (1) G 20 Summit 2013 (3) G8 summit 2013 (1) Gabriel Garcia Marquez (5) Galapagos Turtle (1) Game (1) Gandhi (6) Gangnam Style (2) Garbage Island (1) Garlic (2) Gay (16) Gay Penguin (3) Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak (1) Gaza (1) Geert Wilders (1) Genocide (7) Geopolitical Analyst Eric Draitser (1) George Blake Ivanovich (1) George Bush (2) George Clooney (1) George Friedman (1) George Galloway (1) George Orwell (1) Georgia (1) Gerald Celente (2) Gerard Depardieu (2) German Artist Hans Kotter (1) German Space day (1) Germany (5) Gerry Moore (1) Gianni Versace's Casa Casuarina (1) Giant 18ft Oarfish (1) Giant Killer Hornets (2) Gibraltar (6) Gigantism (1) Gilad Atzmon (7) Gilles Jacquier (1) Ginger (1) Giraffe (6) Giraffe and Hippos (1) Gisele Bündchen (4) Giuliana Sgrena (1) Giving Pledge (1) GLAAD Awards (1) Glen Back (1) Glenn Back (1) Glenn Greenwald (5) Gliese 667c (1) Global Arms Trade (1) Global Manipulation (1) Global Politic (1) Global Warming (5) Glowing Plants (1) GMO (1) GMO Monsanto (7) Goma Africa (1) Google (10) Google Doodles (2) Google Drive (1) Google Glass (2) Google Glass Telekinetic (1) Gorila (1) Gorilla Bagira (1) Grammy Awards 2014 (2) Grasshopper Rocket (1) Gravity (5) Greek (2) Green Tea (1) Greenpeace (14) Gregory Kloehn's Brooklyn (1) Gregory Mannarino (4) Grevin Wax Museum (2) Griffon Vulture (1) Groundhog Day 2013 (1) Groundzero (1) Grumpy Cat (2) Guantánamo (11) Guarani Tribe (1) Guardian Alan Rusbridger (3) Guatemala (1) Guatemala quake (1) GuatemalaTikal (1) Guerlain Chicherit (1) Guinea Worm (1) Guitar Music (2) Guitarist Ferenc Snetberger (1) Guitarist Igor Presnyakov (1) Gulf Oil Spill (2) Gumball 3000 (1) Gun Photos (1) gymnastics diva Evgeniya Kanaeva (1) HAARP (1) Hadiya Pendleton (1) Hadriaan Villa (1) Haiti (3) Haitian Zombie (1) Hajj (2) Halle Berry (3) Halloween (2) Halloween Candy (2) Halloween Pumpkin (1) Halo Warthog (1) Hamburger (1) Hanuman (1) Happy Tree Friends (1) Haqqani Network (2) Hard Rock (1) Harlem Shake (7) Harun Yahya (1) Hassan Rowhani (2) Hastati Squad (1) Hawaii (5) Headlines (545) Health (1) Health Workers (1) Hedgehogs (1) Heimo Korth (1) Helena Christensen (1) Helicobacter Pylori (1) Hello Faddah (1) Hello Muddah (1) Henia Bryer (1) Herman Melville (1) Hermann's Tortoise (1) Hervé Billerot (4) Hexaflexagons (1) High Heels (1) High Sierra (1) Hikikomori (1) Hilary Mantel (1) Himba (3) Hina Rabbani Khar (2) Hippo (3) Hiroshi Yamauchi (2) Hitler (8) Hobbit (4) Holi Festival of Colours (1) Hollywood (1) Holocaust Memorial Day (2) Holy Diver (1) Homing Pigeon Bermuda Triangle (1) Honesty (1) Hookah (1) Hormone Replacement Therapy (1) Horse (5) Horse Meat Scandal (2) Houdini Horse (1) Hound Dog (1) Hubert N. Alyea (1) Hugo Chavez (7) Hugo Chavez 2013 (3) Hugo Chavez 2013 D (4) Hugo Chavez 2013 Wins (1) Humanity (2) Hummus (2) Hungary (1) Huntington's Disease (1) Hutaree (1) Hypercar (1) Hyperloop (2) Hyperthymestic syndrome (1) I can see clearly (1) I Can't Smile Without You (1) I Forgot My Phone (1) I will survive (1) I'm in the Mood for Dancing (3) Iain Banks (2) Ian Barbour (1) Ian letter (1) Ian Scuffling (2) IBM (1) Ibtisam Barakat (1) Ice Queen of Kungur (1) Iconic French Knife (1) Iconography (1) Ideology (1) iKnife (2) Ilan Pappé (1) Illuminati (1) Imran Farooq (1) Imran Khan (2) In April (4) In June (5) in May (4) India (15) India artist (1) India's INS Vikrant (1) Indians (1) Indymedia (1) Inside the Gangsters Code (1) Instagram (2) International Kite Festival Uttarayan (1) Introdans (1) Invisible Empire (1) iphone5 (1) iPotty for iPad (1) Iran (29) Iran Gate (1) Iran Nuclear (7) Iraq (13) Iraq 10 Y (1) Iraq From War to a New Authoritarianism By Toby Dodge (1) Iraq withdrawl (2) Irom Sharmila (1) Iron Man (2) Isis and Osiris (1) Islam (13) Islam. Afghanistan (2) Islamic America (1) Islamophobia (5) Island of Lemurs Madagascar (1) Island of the Blue Dolphins (1) Isoroku Yamamoto (1) Israel (20) Israel Tsvaygenbaum (1) Israel-Palestine 2012 (5) Issei Sagawa (1) Italy (2) Italy Election 2013 (4) Italy Flood 2012 (1) Italy Flood 2014 (1) Itinerary (1) Ivan Denisovich (1) Iwo Jima (2) Jack Andraka (1) Jacob Cohen (2) Jacqueline Kennedy (1) Jacques La Marche (3) Jacques Rogge (1) Jalal Talabani (1) Jamaica (1) Jambalaya (1) James Brown (1) James Burns (1) James Earl Jones (1) James Gandolfini (1) James Randi (1) James Salter (1) James Town (1) Jan Grigoruk (1) Jan Švankmajer (1) Janeites (1) Janet Jackson (1) Janis Joplin (4) Japan Robo (1) Japan Tsunami 2011 (2) Japan water cannons (1) Japanese artist Ryoji Ikeda (1) Jason deCaires Taylor underwater tourist attraction (1) Jason Koharik (1) Jay Michaelson (1) Jazz (41) Jazz French Guitarist Thomas Dutronc (1) Jean-Michel Jarre (1) Jean-Paul Sartre (2) Jeff Back (1) Jeff Besoz (2) Jeff Cremer (1) Jeff Stahler (1) Jeffrey Miron (1) Jenni Rivera (1) Jeremiah Ridgeway (1) Jeremy Hunt (1) Jeremy Irons (2) Jeremy Telford the Balloon Guy (1) Jeremy Wade (1) Jerry Sandusky (1) Jessica Cox (1) Jewish Rabbi Aharon Cohen (1) Jewish Rabbi Dov Lior (1) Jewish Rabbi Ovadia Yosef (1) Jewish Rabbi Pinchas Goldschmidt (1) Jews (9) JFK (12) Jihad Makdissi (1) Jim Bishop (1) Jim O'Neill (1) Jimi Hendrix (1) Jimmy Carter (1) Jimmy Fallon (5) Jimmy Scott (2) Jimmy Wayne (1) JimmyKimmelLive (14) Jin Deui (1) Jiroemon Kimura (2) Jiroemon Kimura Dies (1) JJ Cale (6) Joan Miro (1) Joel Stein (3) Johan H. Schell (4) Johannes Vermeer (1) John Albers (1) John and Ann Betar (1) John B Sutherland (1) John Deasy (1) John Dominis (1) John Galliano (1) John Kiriakou (1) John Nash (2) John Pilger (5) John Steinbeck (1) Johnny Cash (1) Jon Rawlinson (1) Jonathan Amos BBC (7) Jorge Luis Borges (1) Jorge Mario Bergoglio (2) Jose Curbelo (1) Jose Figueroa Agosto (1) Jose Mujica (3) Joseph Brodsky (1) Joseph Farah (1) Joshua Oppenheimer (3) Josiri (1) Journalist Ben Anderson (1) Journey (1) Journey into America (1) JPS (4) JR French graffiti artist (4) JT (1) JTV (1) Jujube (1) Julia Gillard (3) Julian Assange (2) Julius Caesar (1) July Morning (2) Jumping Stilt (1) Juno (2) Jupiter (1) Jurassic Park 4 (1) Just a Yellow Lemon Tree (2) Just For Me Today (2) Justin Chart (1) K-Pop (1) Kabuki Theatre (1) Kaing Guek Eav (1) Kala Azar (1) Kalinka - Malinka (1) Kamal Meattle (1) Kamala Harris (2) Kanak Tribe (1) Kanamara Matsuri (1) Kangaroo (1) Karl Jaspers (1) Karolin Klüppel (1) Karzai (2) Kashmir (1) Katyn Massacre (3) Katyusha (1) Kayaking (1) KC & Sunshine Band (1) Kebab (2) Keepin Cool Underpressure (1) Keihanaikukauakahihuliheekahaunaele (1) Keith Olbermann (2) Kennel Club (6) Kenneth and Helen Felumlee (1) Kenny G (15) Kentucky Fried Chicken (1) Kerry Love Letter (1) Kevin Richardson (1) Kevlar (1) Khaled Hosseini (2) Khamis Gaddafi (1) Khrizantema (1) Kill Your Darlings (1) Kim Dotcom (4) Kim Jong-il (2) Kinetic Typography (1) King Kurtis (1) King Momo (1) King Penguin (3) Kinkajou (1) Kiss Photo (1) Kiss The Rain (1) Kiwifruit (1) Kleber Criolo Gomes (1) Knock 3x (1) Koala (3) Korubo (2) Kosovo (1) Kosovo organ trafficking (2) Koto Okubo (1) Kris Jenner (1) Krokodil (3) Kumbh Mela (6) Kurt Cobain (3) Kusma-Gyadi Bridge (1) Kya (1) Kymatica (1) L.A. Affairs (12) L'hymne à L'amour (1) LA (1) LA County Arts (1) LA Homeless (1) LA Meatless Monday (1) La Mer de Pianos (1) LADA (1) Lady Washington (1) LAFD (1) LAFF 2014 (1) Laincloth (1) Lambada (1) Lamborghini Egoista (1) Lamhaa (1) Lampedusa (2) Lance Armstrong (19) Langur Baby (1) Laotong (1) Lapaloma Blanca (1) Larry Burrows (1) Larry Sabato (1) Lascaux (2) Lascaux Cave Paintings (1) LASIK (1) Laszlo Krasznahorkai (1) Latino (29) Laura Dekker (1) LAX (4) LAX shooting (2) Le Corbusier (1) Le Massif de Charlevoix (1) Le Nuage (1) Le Week-End (1) Leading Lights (1) Leandra Becerra Lumbreras (1) Learjet (1) Lebanon (2) Lech Walesa (1) Led Zeppelin (1) Leela and Zuri (1) Lego (11) Lego Photographer Mike Stimpson (1) Leishmaniasis (1) Lemon Festival 2012 (1) Lenin (2) Lent (1) Leo Sayer (1) Leon Trotsky (1) Leprosy (1) Les Miserables (3) Letter from Vladimir Putin (2) Letters From Dad (1) Leukaspis (1) Li Bai (1) Liao Yiwu (1) Libya (35) Libya 2012 (3) Libya 2013 (3) Liliger (1) Lilly Pulitzer (1) Lim Chang-geun (1) Lion Cubs (8) Lionel Messi (2) Literary (1) Little Dancer William Stokkebroe (1) Little Nemo (1) Little Russia (2) Liu Bolin (2) Liu Qiyuan (1) Liu Wei (1) Liu Xiaobo (1) Lizzie Velasquez (1) Llama (3) London 2012 (2) Longan (1) Lorenzo Cherubini Jovanotti (1) Loris (5) Lorraine Mondial Air Ballons at Chambley-Bussieres (1) Los Angeles (9) Louis Simpson (1) Louis Theroux (1) Louis Vuitton (2) Love (16) Love Chemistry (1) Love Chess (1) Love is Blue (1) Love Lock (1) Love Story (10) Loveless Face (13) Lucy (1) Luiz Paulo (1) Lunar Eclipse (4) Lunasleep (1) Lute music (1) Lyon's light festival (1) Maasai Tribe (3) MachinimaPrime (2) Madagascar (3) Madame Blue (1) Magic Mushrooms (1) Magician Darcy Oake (1) Maglev Train (2) Magnetar (1) Mahmoud Darwis (1) Majlis al Jinn (1) MAKS airshow (1) Malala Yousafzai (17) Malalai Joya (1) Malawi Music Peter Moanga (1) Malaysia Airlines (13) Malcolm X (1) Malek Alzeugbi Ribal Jeddah (1) Malek Jandali (1) Mali (2) Mali Music Festival (1) Malian guitarist Vieux Farka Toure (1) Man Ray (1) Manatee (3) Mandrill (1) Mangosteen (1) Mansoor Ijaz (1) Manta Ray (1) Manuel Álvarez Bravo (1) Manuel Boleaga Duncan (1) Manuel Valls (4) Mapuche (1) Marc Verbessem and Eddie Verbessem (1) Margaret Thatcher (2) Marijuana (2) Marine Le Pen (3) Mario Balotelli (1) Mario Biondi (1) Marion Cotillard (1) Mark Bittman (1) Mark Fonseca Rendeiro (7) Mark Levin (2) Mark Martin (2) Mark Pinkus (1) Marmoset Monkey (2) Mars 30 à 1977 (3) Mars Colonist (1) Mars on Earth (1) Mars500 (1) Marsel van Oosten (1) Martin Hughes-Games (1) Martin Jacques When China Rules The World (1) Martin Luther King (8) Marxism (8) Mashable (1) Mashco-Piro Indians (1) Massive Mushrooms and Zombie Fungi (1) Massoud Barzani (1) Matkot (1) Matt Gone (1) Matt Jones Watermelon (1) Matt Peckham (1) Matthew Taylor (1) Matthias Meinharter (1) Matthieu Ricard (1) Mau Mau Uprising (2) Maurice Herzog (1) Mavericks Invitational (2) Maya Angelou (1) Maya Plisetskaya (2) Mayak nuclear (1) Mazen Maarouf (2) Me (3) Medal of Honor Warfighter (1) Mediastan (1) Meditation (3) Megan M. and Crystal B (1) Meggins (1) Meles Zenawi (3) Memphis Soul (1) Meningitis (3) Meringue (1) Mermaids (1) Mexico (1) Michael Bastian (1) Michael Dellabosca (1) Michael Grimm (2) Michael Hastings (2) Michael Hastings-Black (1) Michael Jackson (1) Michael Moore - Bowling For Columbine (1) Michael Quin (1) Michael Trimble (1) Michael Welty (1) Michel Collon (3) Michel Petrucciani (2) Mick Jagger (2) Mickey Baker (1) Mickey Mouse (1) MicrosoftResearch (1) Middle East (8) Middle East 2011 Kaleidoscope (1) Middle East Quartet (1) Mideast Peace Meeting 2010 (1) Mikhail Baryshnikov (1) Mikhail Kalashnikov (3) Mikhail Khodorkovsky (36) Mikhail Prokhorov (40) Mikimoto Kōkichi (1) Mikko Lagerstedt (1) Miko Peled (1) Millipede (1) Mimolette (1) Mindy McCready (1) Minecraft (14) Miriam Makeba (2) Miroslav Fidler (6) Misao Okawa (2) Misguided (1) Miso (1) Miss America 2012 (1) Miss Universe 2011 (1) Miss Universe 2013 (1) MisterEpicMann (1) Mistletoe (1) Mistletoe Kissing Prank (1) Mitt Romney Gangnam Style (2) MKUltra (1) Moa Bird (1) Mochi (1) Model Carley Watts (1) Mohammed Hussein Fadlallah (1) Moi Tribe (1) Moillusions (1) Monalisa (2) Monkey Callicebus Nigrifrons (1) Monkeys (11) Mono Sodium Glutamate (1) Monoamniotic Twins (1) Monster Trucks (1) Morgestraich (1) Moringa Oleifera (1) Moscow smoke 2010 (1) Mostafa Ahmadi-Roshan (1) Mother Teresa (1) Motherhood quotes (1) Motorsport (1) Moulin Rouge (1) Mount Etna (1) Movember (3) Movie (1) Mozart Magic Flute (1) Mr Bean (1) Mr Lonely (1) MRSA (1) Mt Everest (2) Muammar Gaddafi (8) Muhammad Ali (1) Multatuli (1) Multiple Sclerosis (4) Munchies (1) Musée du Louvre (1) Music (6) Music Artist (3) Musician JJ Cale Dies (1) Muslim CocaCola (1) MV Lyubov Orlova (1) Mwai Kibaki (1) My Darling Clementine (1) My Dream (1) My favorite cartoon movies (4) My little cabbage (1) My Love Letter (2) My Sleep Profiler (1) Naga Sadhus (1) Nailympics (1) Nakba Day (1) Nanjing Massacre (1) Naomi Campbell (1) Napoleonic (1) NASA (7) NASA12222512 (1) Nascar (6) Natalie Fletcher (1) Natalie Jamieson (1) NATO (8) Nature (1) Nawal El Saadawi (1) Naxalite (1) Nay (2) Nazi (3) Neanderthal (2) Near-blind Frenchman Claudy Robin (1) Nelson Mandela (8) Nemo (1) Neocon Agenda (1) Nepal Earthquake (1) New Asterix (3) New Caledonia (1) New Orleans Mardi Gras (1) New Psycho Cybernetics (1) New Slow Loris (1) New Xbox One (1) New Year 2011 (1) New Year 2012 (2) New Year 2013 (2) New Year 2014 (3) New Year 2015 (1) New Year's Eve (1) New York (1) New York Fashion Week Spring 2014 (1) New York Pedicab (1) New Zealand Miners (1) News (3) News Archieves (14) News Links Note (39) NGC4526 (1) Niccolo Machiavelli (1) Nicholas D. Kristof (2) Nick Clegg (2) Nick Lane (1) Nick Roll (1) Nick Vujicic (2) Nicole Minetti (1) Nicole Wilkins (1) Nigella Sativa (1) Nik Wallenda (5) Nine Months Fair (1) Nino (11) Nino and Me (3) Nino Hernandez (1) Nintendo (6) Nissan Pathfinder (1) No Regrets (1) Noah Hutton Bluebrain (1) Nobel 2010 (1) Nobel 2011 (2) Nobel 2012 (1) Nobel 2013 (2) Nobody's Child (1) Nokia Lumia 1020 (1) Nomiya Paris (1) Nora Roberts (1) Norman French Sheep Dog (1) Norodom Sihanouk (1) North Korea (11) North Korean Nuclear (2) Novartis (1) Now or Never (1) Nowruz 2013 (1) NSA (8) Nuclear (3) Nukak Maku (1) Nyepi (2) Oarfish (1) Obake (1) Obama (2) Obama Cycling (1) Obama's plan to Afghanistan (1) ObamaPalestine1967 (1) ObamaSia (1) Obesity (1) Octopus (1) Odessa Girls (1) Oerlikon Skyshield (1) Oil Painter Claire Duguid (1) Okra (1) Oktoberfest (2) Oleg Deripaska (1) Oliver Stone (1) Olivia Culpo (1) Olympic (1) Omar Borkan Al Gala (1) Omid Memarian (1) Omnishambles (1) Opossum (1) Orange Diamond (1) Orangutan (4) Orchid (1) Oreo (3) Orgasmatron (1) Orwellian (2) Oscar Paz Suaznabar (1) Oscar Pistorius (2) Oscars 2011 (1) Oscars 2013 (6) Oscars 2015 (1) Osteogenesis Imperfecta (1) Otter Cubs (3) Otter Teases Dog (1) Ötzi the Iceman (1) Oulanka Park (1) our baby (7) Our Friendship (55) Owl (2) Owls (3) Oxytocin (4) Oyu Tolgoi (1) Ozzy O (3) Pablo Escobar (1) Pablo Neruda (4) Pacific Rim Del Toro (1) Painter Camille Pissarro (1) Paititi (1) Pakistan (16) Pakistan Earthquake (1) Pakistan Flood 2010 (2) Pakistan Flood 2011 (1) Pakistan Nuclear (1) Pakistan Women (1) Paleo Festival Switzerland (1) Palestine (11) Palestine National Orchestra (1) Pallab Ghosh (2) Pancho the Pelican (1) Panda (31) Pangolin (3) Pape Niang (1) Papua New Guinea (1) Paralyzed Bride (1) Paranormal (1) Parasitic Mind Control (1) Paris (27) Paris Air Show 2013 (1) Paris Zoo (1) Parkour (1) Pascal Boniface (1) Pastis and Pétanque (1) Patricia Kaas (1) Patrick Henry (1) Patti Page (1) Paul Craig Roberts (3) Paul Hansen (2) Paul Mason (2) Paul Ryan (9) Paul Salopek (1) Paul Walker (2) Pauline Levis (1) Paulo Frederico (1) Paulo Frederico Our Friendship (1) PBS (4) Peace (2) Pearls (1) Pedro Reyes (2) Penguin (9) Penguin Amos (1) Pentagon (1) People (3) People With Tails (1) Perception (1) Perfume (1) Peru (1) Peru's Christmas fighting festival (1) Petanque (1) Pete Muller (2) Pete Seeger (1) Peter Archer (1) Peter Bergen (1) Peter Hitchens (2) Peter Jackson the Hobbit (2) Peter Matthiessen (1) Peter Schiff (10) Petoskey Stone (1) Petr Il'ich Tchaikovsky (1) PewDiePie (40) Philippines Typhoons (1) Philosophy (1) Phinisi Boat (1) Photographer Barbara Minishi (1) Photographer Brian Skerry (1) Photographer David Jay (1) Photographer Olivier Grunewald (1) Photographer Richard Sidey (1) Photographer Wes Naman (1) Photographers Blog Darrin Zammit Lupi (1) Photographers Blog Ilya Naymushin (1) Photographers Blog Leonhard Foeger (1) Photographers Blog Regis Duvignau (1) Photographers Blog Youssef Boudlal (1) Photomicrograph (1) Photon Zone (1) Pianist (24) Pianoguys (3) Pierre Soulages (1) Pierre-Auguste Renoir (2) Pillow Fight Day 2014 (1) Pink Diamond (1) Piper Betel and Annona Muricata (1) Pirate Party (1) Pixar (3) Pizza (2) Plankton - Ctenophores (1) Platypus (1) Plenipotentiary (1) Pluto (1) Plutocrats (1) Poet (1) Pokemon (1) Pol Úbeda Hervàs (1) Poland (2) Polar Bear (3) Polar Vortex (4) Polish PL-01 (1) Politic (10) Political activist (1) Politics Prostitution (2) Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (1) Pondicherry (1) Pongal festival (1) Pope Benedict XVI (2) Pope Francis and Renault (1) Porcupine (1) Porsche (2) Porsche Macan (2) Postcards from Hell 2010 (1) Postcards from Hell 2011 (1) Postpartum Depression (1) Prague Metro (1) Prahlad Jani (1) Prelude (1) President Ahmadinejad's Letter to George W. Bush (1) Press (1) Prince Saud bin Abdul Mohsen (1) Princess Diana (1) Princess Madeleine (1) Professor George Pattison (1) professor T. Colin Campbell Phd (1) Progeria (3) Project Syndicate.org (2) Prosthetic (13) PsyKimoon (1) Puerto Rico (1) Pumpkin Seed (1) Pumpkin Soup (1) Pumpkin Spice (1) Purim (1) Putin and his dogs (1) PutinAndObama (1) Putinismo (1) Pygmy Shetland Ponies (1) QQQ (1) Quadruple Helix DNA (1) Quenelle (1) Quitbit (1) R2D2 (2) R2P (2) Rabita Sarkar et Aditya Saurabh (1) Rachel Jacobs (1) Rafik Hariri (3) Raheel Raza (1) Rain (5) Rainbow Eyes (1) Ram Bahadur Bomjon (1) Ramadhan 2010 (1) Rand Paul (6) Ranger 7 (1) Rapanui (2) Rape in Congo (1) Rashadi (1) Rashroosh Abdou (1) Ravi Shankar (1) Raymond Lo (1) Raytheon (1) Rebecca (1) Red Panda (2) Red Remove (1) Red Saga (1) Red Shirt (1) Red Shoes (1) RedBall Project (1) Reg Dean (1) Reichstag Fire (1) Reindeer (1) Relax (2) Religion and Spirituality (3) Remo Salaceni (1) Reptiles: Water Walkers (1) Republic of Lakotah (1) Requiem for Auschwitz (1) Reuters FYI (9) Reuters Stories I'd Like To See (1) Rezwan Ferdaus (1) Rich Siegel (1) Richard Becker from ANSWER Coalition (1) Richard Blanco (1) Richard Dawkins (2) Richard Drigo Ballet Magic Flute (1) Richard Levins (1) Richard Silverstein (1) Richard the Lionheart (1) Richard Wolff (1) Rick Falkvinge (1) Rick Sanchez (1) Rick Steves (4) Rindfleischetikettierungsüberwachungsaufgabenübertragungsgesetz (1) Rio Carnaval (3) Rise of an Empire (1) Rob Kaman (1) Robert Fisk (2) Robert Kiyosaki (1) Robert Lachman (21) Robert Reich (1) Robert Sapolsky (1) Robert Smith-Barry (1) Robert W. MacDonald (1) Robin Williams (1) Robocop (1) Roboy (1) Roger Ebert (1) Rohingya (8) Rolling Stones (1) Romania (3) Rome (1) Romeo and Juliet (1) Romnesia (1) Romney Gangnam Style (1) Ron Mueck (2) Ron Paul (16) Ronan Dunne (1) Ronen Goldman (1) Rook (1) Rory Suchet (15) Rose Parade (2) Rosetta Stone (1) Rosoboronexport (2) Rotterdam's Chinese Light Festival (1) Royal Baby (1) Royal Wedding (1) RSA animate (6) RT (1) RT documentary (101) RT Yulia Shapovalova (2) Ruben Fulgencio Batista (1) Rui Palha (1) Russell Means (1) Russia (38) Russia Amphibious (1) Russia Black October 1993 (1) Russia Election (2) Russia Meteorite (3) Russia S-300 (1) Russia Victory Day Parade 2013 (2) Russia Victory Day Parade 2014 (1) Russia's fifth generation T-50 (1) Russia's Gazprom (11) Russian 9/11 (1) Russian Anti-Smoking Bill (1) Russian Babushkas (1) Russian Billionaire Andrey Melnichenko (1) Russian Billionaire Sergey Veremeenko (1) Russian Food Festival 2013 (1) Russian Skywalkers (1) RuSSian SoyuZ (2) Russian Spy (2) Russophobia (3) Rustem Adagamov (2) Rusty Schweickart (1) Rwanda Election 2010 (1) Rwanda Genocide (1) Ryan Travis Christian (1) S-300 SAM (1) Sabourjian (1) SAG Award 2013 (3) SAG Award 2014 (1) Saif al-Islam Gaddafi (2) Sakhalin island (1) Salena Jones (3) Salim Mia (1) Salma Hayek (1) Salman Rushdie (1) Salmonella (2) Salustiano Sanchez (2) Sam Bacile (1) Samantha Garvey (1) Samsung (4) Samuel J. Locklear (1) Samuel L. Jackson (1) San Pedro (1) Sandy Frankenstorm 2012 (6) Sandy McCulloch (1) Sansevieria Trifasciata (1) Sapporo Snow Festival (1) Sarin (2) Satyagraha (1) Saudi Arabia (10) Sauerkraut (1) Savate (1) Scarlett Johansson (2) Scene360 (1) Schmallenberg Virus (1) Science (5) Scopolamine (1) Scorpion (3) Screen Actors Guild (2) Scurvy Disease (1) Sea Lion (2) Sea Otter (5) Seagulls (1) Seahorse (1) Sealed With A Kiss (1) Seals (3) Seanna Sharpe (1) Season (1) Seasonal Affective Disorder (1) Sen. Daniel Inouye (1) Senad Hadzic (1) Senkaku Diaoyutai Island (1) Seoul G20 summit 2010 (1) Septicaemia (1) Sergei Rachmaninoff (1) Sergei Torop Jesus of Siberia (3) Sergey Anashkevich (1) Sesame Dumpling (1) Sesame Street (7) Sex (16) Sex Scandal (3) Sex Tape (2) Sex With Robots (1) Sexy bald man (1) SFNudity (2) Shahram Amiri (1) Shakespeare (3) Shakira (1) Shar Pei (1) Shaun the Sheep (1) Sheaffer (1) Sheep (2) Shehu Sani (1) Shinzo Abe (2) Shirley Temple (1) Shlomo Sand (1) Shoebill (2) Shokri Belaid (1) Shumai (1) Si Se Puede (1) Siamese Crocodile (1) Silvio Berlusconi 2011 (3) Silvio Berlusconi 2012 (3) Silvio Berlusconi 2013 (7) Simon Beck (1) Simon Bolivar (1) Simone de Beauvoir (1) Sing Sing Prison (1) Singer Femi Kuti (1) Ski-Spi (1) Skunk (1) Skywhale (2) Slavery (10) Sloth (2) Sloth Bear Cubs (1) Smaug (5) Smoke GEts In Your Eyes (1) Smoking (21) Snake Venom (1) Snooperscope (1) Snow Disaster (1) Snow Leopard (5) Sochi 2014 (33) Social Darwinism (2) Sock Bun (1) Socotra (1) SOFEX (1) Solar Eclipse (2) Solar Impulse (1) Solar Impulse 2 (1) Solar System (1) Soldier (1) Somalia (3) Somaliland (1) Somewhere Over The Rainbow (1) Sonderkommando (1) Song (4) Songkran Water Festival (1) Sonic Tomograph (1) Sots Art (1) Sound Of Silence (1) Souping (1) Soursop (1) South Africa (2) SpaceXDragon capsule (1) Spanish (2) Spartacus (1) Speedy Graphito (1) Sperm Wars (1) Spider Maman by Louise Bourgeois (1) Spiegel De Photos in Afghanistan (1) Spiritual Revolution (1) Spoleto (1) Spoonie (1) Springerzug Carnival (1) Squid (1) Squirrel Monkeys (1) Sri Lanka Civil War (1) Srilanka Black July (1) Sriracha (11) SS police (1) St Petersburg Russia (2) Stalin (9) Stan Lynde 'Rick O'Shay' comic strip (1) Star Trek Into Darkness (1) Star-Nosed Mole (1) State of the Union (2) Statins (2) Stephen Hawking (7) Steve Jobs (3) Steve Quayle (1) Steven Seagal (1) Storedot (1) storks (2) Strawberry (2) Student Flies (1) Sudan (6) Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (1) Summer Time (2) SunFlower (1) Sunny Leone (2) Sunny Obama Dog (1) Sunshine On my Shoulder (2) Super Mario Bros (1) Super Typhoon Haiyan (11) Supermoon (1) Suren Manvelyan (1) Surfer Andrew Cotton (1) Surfer Carlos Burle (1) Survival Bunkers (1) Susan Rice (2) Susana Blue Shoes (1) Sushi restaurants in the U.S. (1) Sutro Sam River Otter (1) Svetlana Lunkina (1) Swan Lake (3) Swimmer Diana Nyad (2) Swimoid (1) Swiss (2) Swiss Door (1) Sydney (1) Sydney Mardi Gras (1) Synesthesia (1) Syria (50) Syria Manaf Tlass (1) Taher Damaj (2) Tahirul Qadri (1) Taichi (1) Taj Mahal (2) Taliban (10) Tamara Rojo (1) Tamarin (1) Taming of the Shrew (1) Tammy Anteater (1) Tango (3) Tank Biathlon (3) Tariq Ramadan (2) Tasmanisan Devil (1) Tattoo (9) Tax (1) Teacher Ray Coe (1) Tears of Blood (1) Ted Cruz (2) TED Radio Hour (1) Teddy Bear (1) Telekinesis and Telepathy (1) Telekinetic (1) Telomere (1) Tempeh (2) Teresa Lewis (1) Terrorism (7) Terry Eagleton (1) Tesla (2) Tetris (2) Tezuka Osamu (1) Thailand (2) Thalattoarchon Saurophagis (1) Thanksgiving Day 2010 (1) Thanksgiving Day 2011 (1) Thanksgiving Day 2012 (2) Thanksgiving Day 2013 (3) Thanksgiving Day 2015 (1) The Act of Killing (3) The Anarchist Cookbook (1) The Black Death (2) The Bushmen (1) The Cure Aljazeera English (4) The Dark World (3) The Drifter Honey Money (1) The Economic Collapse Blog (1) The Electronic Cigarette (25) The Expert (1) The Girl With A Pearl Earring (1) The Javelin (1) The Ka-Ching Dynasty (1) The Kolorfest (1) The Legend of El Dorado (1) The Legendary Kalashnikov (1) The Lesser Flamingos (1) The male Eurasian jay (1) The Moose (1) The New War 2011 (1) The Orphan of Zhao (1) The Pacific pocket mouse (1) The Poem of the Right Angle (1) The Rich Arabs (1) The Romanovs (1) The Saladdin Key (1) The sculpture "Secretary" Allen Jones (1) The Shroud of Turin (1) The Simpsons (2) The Sound Of Music (2) The Suicide Shop (1) The Synagogue of Satan (1) The Train (6) The Universe (1) The Vikings (1) The way it used to be (2) The Way We Were (1) The Wet and the Dry (1) Thelmaandlouise Turtle (1) Thinking (1) This Is 40 (2) This Is My Life (1) Thomas Piketty (1) Three-toed sloth (2) Tiananmen Square Massacre (1) Tibet (1) Tiger (7) Tim Hetherington (1) Time (1) TIME POY 2012 (2) TIME POY 2013 (3) Time Travel (1) TIME Turns 90 (1) TimeLAX 01 (1) Titanic (2) Tlaxcala (1) Tobias Harris (2) Tofu (2) Tom Browne (1) Tom Lowe (1) Tom Macy (1) Tomato Pie (1) Tomorrow Is Far (1) Tomorrowland Music Festival in Belgium (1) Tonik (1) Tony Robles (1) Torben Garlin (1) Tornado 2010 (1) Tornado 2013 (1) Tour (1) Tower 13 (1) Tower Music Joseph Bertolozzi (1) Toyo Ito (1) Traditional wrestling in Pakistan (1) Transatlantic Market (3) Transgender (3) Treblinka (1) Trevor Paglen (1) Trichobatrachus Robustus (1) Trio Joubran (1) Trisakti Shootings (1) Troy Davis (1) TRUE Thailand (1) Try to Remember (2) TSA (2) Tsar Bomba (1) Tuhao (1) Tuktuk (1) Tul Ammo (1) Tulips (3) Tungurahua (1) Tuol Sleng (4) Turban Bom (1) Turkey (7) Turkey & EU (1) Turtles and Tortoises (13) Tuscany (1) TW Hydrae (1) Twin babies (3) Tymoshenko (4) Typhoon Bopha 2012 (1) U.S. Blackhawk Down (2) U.S. Budget Cuts (3) U.S. Government Shutdown 2013 (18) U.S. Secret Service (1) U.S. Soldier Survives Taliban Machine Gun Fire During Firefight (1) Ubisoft (2) Uganda (1) Uggie the dog (2) Ukraine (42) Un Kono Kuro (1) Underwater (1) Underwear For Men (2) Underwear For Women (1) Uniqul (1) United 787 Dreamliner (1) United Airlines' Boeing 787 Dreamliner (1) Urban Farming (1) Uruguay Carnival Queen (1) US Army (2) USA (36) USA election 2012 (6) USA Marijuana (2) USS Gerald Ford (1) Uyghur (1) V-sauce (2) Vadim Makhorov & Vitaly Raskalov (1) Valaam Island (1) Valentin Gruener (1) Valentina Lisitsa (1) Valentine day 2013 (2) Valentino Garavani (1) Valerie Trierweiler (1) Valery Gergiev (3) Valery Rozov (1) Valid Ex Nunc (1) Van Damme (2) Van Gogh (9) Vanessa Mae (2) Vanilla Ice (1) Veil Ban (1) Venezuela (3) Venustraphobia (1) Vesuvius (1) Veteran US (1) Viareggio carnival (1) Vice (32) Victor Thorn American Free Press (1) Victorinox Night Vision (1) Vienna (1) Vienna 'Vegetable' Orchestra (2) Vietnam war (4) Vimeo (1) Vincent (18) Vincent Perez (1) Vincent Yu (1) VirginGalactic (1) Vision (1) Vissarion (1) Vista Jet (1) Vittorio Gallese (1) Vladimir Franz (1) Vladimir Nabokov Life and Lolita (1) Vladimir Putin (94) Vladimir Putin Birthday 2012 (2) Vladimir Putin Birthday 2013 (1) Vladimir Putin Birthday 2014 (1) Vladimir Putin Divorce (1) Vladimir Putin Draws Cat's Bum (1) Vladimir Putin in Art Painting (1) Vladimir Putin Judo (1) Vladimir Putin Meets Sea Creatures (1) Vladimir Putin on Armenian History (1) Vladimir Putin Quotes (1) Vladimir Tretchikoff (1) Vnukovo airport (1) Voiceseducation (1) Volgograd (3) Volvo Trucks (1) Voters For Peace (1) Voyeurism (1) Vulture (1) Walking Shark Indonesia (1) WalkingWinterWonderland (1) Walter Benyamin (1) Wangari Maathai (1) Wanted Melody (1) War (4) War on Drugs (3) Warmholes (1) Wasim Speedy (1) Waterboarding (3) Waterfall Swing (1) Wax Festival (1) Weddell Seal (1) Week End (1) Weeki Wachee (1) Weekly News Summary (22) Weekly News Summary (1) Werner Freund (1) Westernyouth (1) Westminster Dog Show (1) Whale (4) Whaling (4) What's Going On (1) What's in A Kiss (3) White Gazpacho (1) Wikileaks (4) Wildlife in Winter (1) Willem Alexander (2) Wind Shear (2) Windmill in your mind (1) Wingsuit Diver Victor Kovats (1) Winston Lord (1) Winter in Valais (1) WISE J104915.57-531906 (1) Wissam al Hassan (1) Wolfgang A. Gerhardt (1) Woman's International Day 2011 (1) Womb Transplant (1) Wombat (2) Women in the Syrian Army (1) Woodland Wiggle (1) Woody Harrelson (1) World Championship of Facial Hair (1) World Food Prices (1) World's Biggest Manta Ray Sanctuary Indonesia (1) World's First 3D Printed Metal Gun (1) World's Heaviest Athlete (1) World's Largest Pumpkin (1) Writer Liz Murray (1) Wyclef Jean (1) X-Keyscore (1) Xiao Liwu (1) XM607 (1) Xue Xinran (1) Yadnya Kasada Festival (1) Yaks (1) Yakutian Diamond (1) Yakutian Horse (1) Yam (1) Yanis Varoufakis (5) Yasukuni shrine (1) Yeezus (1) Yellow Fever Mosquito (1) Yellow Pool (1) Yemen (1) Yevgeny Makhno (1) Ylvis The Fox (1) Yosemite Fire (2) You to Me are Everything (1) Youssef Girard (1) Youtube (1) Yuill Damaso (1) Yurok language (1) Yury Dolgorukiy (1) Yves Rossy (6) Zalmay Khalilzad (1) ZariumGames (1) Zebra (1) Zeca Afonso (1) Zef (7) Zef and Me (5) Zeitgeist (1) Zenhabit (1) Zero Dark Thirty (1) Zero-G (1) Zhang Kechun (1) Zimbabwe Prison (1) Zoetrope (1) Zonkey (2) Zucchini (1) Zulfikar Ali Bhutto (1) Zurab Tsereteli (1)

CZ

"Thank you for your perception! I like your romantic side, even if I do not always comment and I'm glad that you're in my circle of friends."
(Courtesies by: Wolfgang A. Gerhardt)

Wolfgang A.Gerhardt : May be you like this Sunday collage

Cisca Zarmansyah : Before today, there never was a person doing this to me. You create a simple matter to look special. This is a special thing for me.

Cisca Zarmansyah : Thank you. I love it. I love you, my friend.

CieL- FreYa Ceastle : Hmm, he's so nice...















"I am me.
In all the world,
there is no one else exactly like me.
Everything that comes out of me
is authentically mine,
because I alone chose it --
I own everything about me:
my body,
my feelings,
my mouth,
my voice,
all my actions,
whether they be to others or myself.
I own my fantasies,
my dreams,
my hopes,
my fears.
I own my triumphs and successes,
all my failures and mistakes.
Because I own all of me,
I can become intimately acquainted with me.
By so doing,
I can love me
and be friendly with all my parts.
I know there are aspects about myself that puzzle me,
and other aspects that I do not know
-- but as long as I am friendly
and loving to myself,
I can courageously and hopefully
look for solutions
to the puzzles and ways
to find out more about me.
However I look and sound,
whatever I say and do,
and whatever I think and feel at a given moment in time
is authentically me.
If later some parts of how I looked,
sounded,
thought,
and felt
turn out to be unfitting,
I can discard that which is unfitting,
keep the rest,
and invent something new
for that which I discarded.
I can see,
hear,
feel,
think,
say, and do.
I have the tools to survive,
to be close to others,
to be productive,
and to make sense
and order out of the world of people
and things outside of me.
I own me,
and therefore,
I can engineer me.
I am me,
and I am okay."

VIRGINIA SATIR
(American Phychologist and Educator, 1916-1988)