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Aesop's Fables by Aesop

Aesop's FablesBy Aesop Translated by George Fyler Townsend The Wolf and the Lamb Wolf, meeting with a Lamb astray from the fold, resolved not to lay violent hands on him, but to find some plea to justify to the Lamb the Wolf's right to eat him. He thus addressed him: "Sirrah, last year you...

24 Terrifying, Thoughtful and Absurd Nursery Rhymes for Children

24 Terrifying, Thoughtful and Absurd Nursery Rhymes for Children

In more repressed times, people were not always allowed to express themselves freely, for fear of persecution. Gossiping, criticizing the government or even talking about current events were often punishable by death. In order to communicate at will, clever rhymes were constructed and passed...

The 50 Most Influential Christians of All Time

The 50 Most Influential Christians of All Time

Paul of TarsusSaul of Tarsus, a.k.a. Paul the Apostle, Paul of Tarsus [?-65 c.e.] was a Hellenistic Jew and student of Gamaliel the Elder who served as enforcer for the Pharisaic Sanhedrin against the apostate Christian sect following the crucifixion of Jesus. Around 33 c.e. he experienced a dramatic...

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What Is a DECT Phone?

DECT phones, or Digital Enhanced Cordless Technology phones, are a type cordless phone that can be employed in talking around a home. The early technology used in cordless phone models produced years ago were characterized by poor or mediocre sound quality. With the advent of digital technology,...

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What Is a Condominium?

One type of home ownership is a condominium. In this type of ownership, the individual units of a large building or complex are sold to people as opposed to having them rented out. The units involved in a condominium arrangement can range from townhouses, apartments or commercial warehouses. A...

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France's Dominique Cottrez Infanticide Case Worst in History

France's Dominque Cottrez infanticide case worst in history of the country.  The forty five year old mother of two living daughter's has been convicted of "systematically killing her babies since 1988."  Cottrez hid 8 pregnancies and the bodies of her babies from her husband, Pierre Marie....

10 Best Outdoor Games and Toys for Families

10 Best Outdoor Games and Toys for Families

Summertime is upon us. One of the best ways to enjoy the great weather and soak up time with your family is to go outside together. The combination of sunshine, fresh air, and fun is fantastic for all. From traditional sandboxes to games, here are the 10 Best Outdoor Games And Toys For Families....

20 Best Bruce Springsteen Songs

20 Best Bruce Springsteen Songs

Bruce "The Boss" Frederick Joseph Springsteen is an American singer and songwriter born on September 23, 1949 in Long Branch, New Jersey. Springsteen was born to Douglas Frederick Springsteen, a bus driver of Irish and Dutch ancestry, and Adele Ann Serilli, a legal secretary of Italian descent....

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How to Fight Obesity - Tips for You and Your Children

Obesity has reached epidemic proportions across the globe. More than 1 billion adults are overweight with 300 million labeled clinically obese. An alarming 22 million children around the world under the age of five are estimated to be overweight. Of even greater concern is the fact that these...

125 Best Tenneesee Williams Quotes

125 Best Tenneesee Williams Quotes

Thomas Lanier “Tennessee” Williams was a Pulitzer Prize winning American writer whose career spanning fifty years included a number of essays, poems, short stories, novels, essays, and most importantly, screenplays. Director Elia Kazan, who worked closely with WIlliams on a number of plays, best...