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Something I Find Sexy - Katy Perry in Black Lingerie

Another image from the “Something I Find Sexy’ file. This black and white of Katy Perry in lingerie has very erotic qualities. Her ‘distant gaze’ is also very striking. 247 more words



Parenting and the use of corporal punishment has been in the news the past week and a half because of the charges the soon to be former Minnesota Vikings running back, Adrian Peterson, caught for going overboard in disciplining his four year old son earlier this year. 910 more words


Energizing Growth

Energy security is back in the news. The US 5th fleet based in Bahrein protects the flow of half of the world’s oil exports through the Straits of Hormuz, yet nine-tenths of that output goes to Europe and Asia. 1,202 more words


Shari Graydon: Why the Whitecaps video offends many people

Did you catch the footage of three young, blond-haired female fans bouncing up and down in elation at a Whitecaps soccer game? In light of the controversy it inspired, did you shake your head in consternation and wonder, “What the hang’s wrong with this?” 613 more words


16 Nuggets of Wisdom I Would Tell My 16-Year-Old Younger Self

I recently read an interesting article on a friend’s Facebook Wall that inspired me to create a similar post: 16 nuggets of wisdom I would tell my 16-year-old younger self. 803 more words

Stream Of Consciousness

Firing back at "slut-shaming"

In a recent Op-ed, activist Hussain Turk responds to the very same kind of slut-shaming that he points at to be a reason for the continuing spread of HIV. 41 more words


US irresponsible policy brings world to brink of new Cold War — Naryshkin

US irresponsible policy brings world to brink of new Cold War — Naryshkin
Russia September 16, 2014
Citizens of many countries and business are starting to suffer economic losses, and a threat of destabilization is looming for pan-European space, Russia’s State Duma Speaker Sergei Naryshkin says… 369 more words