Monthly Archives: May 2011

Tech mogul pays bright minds not to go to college

By Marcus Wohlsen May 29, 2011, 3:22 p.m. CDT SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Instead of paying attention in high school, Nick Cammarata preferred to read books on whatever interested him. He also has a gift for coding that got him into … Continue reading

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ABOUT CLINGING – SOBRE EL APEGO

We think we own things, like cars, ipads, stocks and bonds. This ownership overflows into our jobs, our responsibilities, and oftentimes our relationships. How many of us have uttered the words, you belong to me, or, I’m yours? We own … Continue reading

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Oprah Winfrey and Tyler Perry say: ‘Have Faith in Something Big’

Oprah Winfrey and Tyler Perry are two stars who have developed a close friendship based on a common bond of struggle. Winfrey’s talk show, magazine, and films have earned her enormous wealth and influence. Five of Perry’s movies have opened … Continue reading

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KIRK DOUGLAS

What I’ve Learned: Kirk Douglas Actor, 84, Beverly Hills By Mike Sager March 31, 2001 In order to achieve anything, you must be brave enough to fail. I tell my sons they didn’t have my advantages growing up. I came … Continue reading

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EMISIONES TOXICAS – TOXIC EMISSIONS

“…desde el Protocolo de Kyoto hasta la fecha las emisiones de los países desarrollados se elevaron 12.8%… y de ese volumen el 55% corresponde a Estados Unidos.” “Un estadounidense consume, como promedio, 25 barriles de petróleo anuales, un europeo 11, … Continue reading

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Katrina survivor loses her home again after Tuscaloosa tornadoes

Published: Saturday, May 21, 2011, 10:00 PM  By Bob Warren, The Times-Picayune  Huddled with three others in a bathtub, terrorized by the horrific noise of wood snapping and windows exploding, Kara Bovia’s mind focused like a laser on the irony of … Continue reading

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POLLO-A-LA-CARTA / CHICKEN-A-LA-CARTE

Esta película fue la ganadora en un festival de cine en Alemania… Sólo dura 6 minutos. (No se necesita dominar el idioma para entenderla)  Es un ejercicio de reflexión,  en estos días de despilfarro. This film was the winner at … Continue reading

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