Archive for November, 2009

Does money buy happiness?

Does money buy happiness?

“Does money buy happiness?” this is a question that everyone would like to know its answer.

It’s a fact that people that earn $100,000 per year are much happier than those who earn $10,000 per year, but is also known that people that earn over $10 million per year aren’t much happier than the ones that earn $10,000 per year. The reason for this is very simple: the more you have the more you want. (more…)

A couple crashes a state dinner at White House

Salahis and Joe Biden

Salahis and Joe Biden at the state dinner

Michaele and Tareq Salahi managed to enter to the Barak Obama’s state dinner at the White House, although they were not on the guest list.  The couple is known in Washington for their social life and Mrs. Salahi is participating to “The Real Housewives of D.C.”, a reality TV show. In fact the TV show’s crew filmed them all day preparing for the state dinner. They declared that were invited, so the producers didn’t have any reason to think otherwise. (more…)

A 46 years old woman, head of Chinese mafia

Xie Caiping and her men

Xie Caiping and her men

Xie Caiping, 46 years, was arrested and convicted to 18 years of jail. The Chinese woman was the head of an underworld crime organization called Triads. The group with more than 9,000 members owned illegal casinos, operated high interest loans, dealt drugs and operated brothels.

Xie Caiping was arrested along with the 16 young men that were her lovers, the “Godmother” having a stable of men just to satisfy her sexual needs. The Triads terrorised the city for several years with acts of violence, drugs, sex and corruption. They also bribed police officials to look the other way and let them to continue with criminal activities. (more…)

The Oprah Winfrey Show comes to end

The Oprah Winfrey Show comes to end

The Oprah Winfrey Show comes to end

Oprah Winfrey is a real icon in the showbiz and her popular TV show is watched daily in more than 20 million homes. The Oprah Winfrey Show runs for 24 years and is broadcasted all over the world. In one of latest TV shows, Oprah made a very sad announcement: the next year’s season will be the last. The Oprah Winfrey Show will end in September 2011.

Oprah said that after all these years the time has come to end it. There is no hidden reason behind her decision, the time is right and the 25 years of broadcast will remain in the TV history. During all these years Oprah had some memorable moments. (more…)

Women will be shorter and chubbier

Women will be shorter and chubbier

Now vs. Future

In the near future women will be shorter, chubbier and healthier. This is the conclusion of a scientific study made at University of Yale. Stephen Stearns, professor at Yale conducted a study on 2.238 women and concluded that the human race is still evolving, in the near future women’s figure slightly changing.

The 90-60-90 beauty standard will be vanquished in the next 40 years due to the changes that will occur in the ladies figures. In 2050 young women will be shorter with 1.5 inches and 4.5 pounds heavier than now. In the future women will also be more fertile, giving birth to more babies. Women will have their first baby six months earlier than now. (more…)