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Uber’s Leading-Edge Autonomous Vehicle Testing in Pittsburgh

Uber’s Leading-Edge Autonomous Vehicle Testing in Pittsburgh

Uber’s Leading-Edge Autonomous Vehicle Testing in Pittsburgh There are a lot of advancements being made over autonomous vehicles’ ability to…

How To Lose Weight Fast: 5 Evidence-Based Steps

How To Lose Weight Fast: 5 Evidence-Based Steps

  How To Lose Weight Fast: 5 Evidence-Based Steps Have you ever struggled with your weight or weight-loss plan? Do…

California Approves Driverless Autonomous Cars

California Approves Driverless Autonomous Cars

Oh my goodness. As if there wasn’t enough excitement surrounding autonomous cars taking over your driving responsibility, California has now relaxed…

Chrome 57 for Android Smartphones

Chrome 57 for Android Smartphones

Attention Android users: After Chrome released its latest version, Chrome 57 for desktop users, it pushed out the latest updates…

Amazon To Collect ‘Sales Tax’ Across The Board

Amazon To Collect ‘Sales Tax’ Across The Board

For those of you who do a lot of shopping on Amazon, be aware that as of April 1st Amazon…

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3 Simple Ways to Become More Productive

3 Simple Ways to Become More Productive

Entrepreneur magazine wrote an article on what they recommend people do in order to become more productive. Now, in a nutshell,…

Starbucks’s New Whiskey Barrel-Aged Coffee

Starbucks’s New Whiskey Barrel-Aged Coffee

Attention coffee afficionados! As if you needed another reason to love Starbucks (or coffee for that matter), the company has…

Google Adds New Cloud Customers

Google Adds New Cloud Customers

In a move that’s sure to keep Microsoft in a bit of a daze, Google recently snagged up all of…

Twitter’s New Account Censorship

Twitter’s New Account Censorship

Since early this year, Twitter has been working hard to tackle account abuse by users who often post potentially offensive…

Google’s YouTube TV

Google’s YouTube TV

If you’ve been living under a rock–like me–you might have missed the news that Google purchased YouTube last year (2016)…

6 Ways to Watch Movies Online for Free

6 Ways to Watch Movies Online for Free

Watch out Netflix, Amazon Prime, and Hulu, there’s a slew of competition in the market that’ll soon be eating away…

Chevy Now Offers Unlimited Data Plans

Chevy Now Offers Unlimited Data Plans

Starting on March 3rd, every Chevy owner can get unlimited 4G data, including OnStar WiFi Hotspot, for a prepaid $20…

NASA Releases Its 2017-18 Software Catalog

NASA Releases Its 2017-18 Software Catalog

If you’re a technology, gaming, or space-age junkie, you’re gonna love NASA’s latest release of its 2017-2018 Software Catalog. Featuring…

23 Science-Fiction and Fantasy Novels to Read This Month

23 Science-Fiction and Fantasy Novels to Read This Month

Each year in March, schools across the country honor National Reading Day and encourage kids of all ages to pick…

Your Job Could Be Costing You Sleep

Your Job Could Be Costing You Sleep

Sleep deprivation, what an epidemic this has become! We all know how important it is to get our zzz’s. But…

Amazon Prime Offering Restaurant Delivery in DC

Amazon Prime Offering Restaurant Delivery in DC

The time has come! Amazon, my favorite online retailer (hands-down), is carving its way into the food delivery scene! Although…

Our 5G Future

Our 5G Future

From Euronews and FoneArena: While 4G networks are still being launched around the world, the next generation of mobile networks–the…

Hacking Made Simple

Hacking Made Simple

How often do you turn off the WiFi setting on your smartphone? Is your find open hotspot feature turned on all the…

Google Integrates Keep with Docs

Google Integrates Keep with Docs

Quick post: If you’re an avid user of Google Docs, great news! Google just rolled out its cool notes-type feature…

Garlic: 7 Proven Health & Therapeutic Benefits

Garlic: 7 Proven Health & Therapeutic Benefits

Garlic, that deliciously smelly vegetable, has been around for several thousand years and is widely used as both a food…

Five-a-Day Becomes Ten-a-Day

Five-a-Day Becomes Ten-a-Day

We’re all aware of the American Health Association’s recommendation to eat a balanced diet with ample servings of fruit and…

Ten Wonderful Travel Sites for Cheaper Airfare

Ten Wonderful Travel Sites for Cheaper Airfare

I’ll make this a quick one. I came across a post on MyDomaine where it informed its readers of ten…

A.I. Learns to Write its Own Code

A.I. Learns to Write its Own Code

It is no secret that Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Robotics are fast-paced technologies that are growing more rapidly than they’re…

Amazon Brings Back Free Shipping

Amazon Brings Back Free Shipping

Your Tech Explained recently reported that for all orders $35 and under, Amazon will now ship your order for free! Apparently,…

19 Amazing Uses of Hydrogen Peroxide

19 Amazing Uses of Hydrogen Peroxide

Who knew that hydrogen peroxide could be included in the list of DIY home remedies much like apply cider vinegar?…

31 Beautiful Posters That Will Teach You A Damn Thing

31 Beautiful Posters That Will Teach You A Damn Thing

Buzzfeed recently had a nice post on 31 infographics that are not only beautiful, but are also educational. Click on 31…

Prepping 101: 39 Fantastic Prepping Tips

Prepping 101: 39 Fantastic Prepping Tips

I’m often curious about the whole prepping world. I’m more like a category before a true prepper–the type who prepares…

Are Your Calls Secure? Private?

Are Your Calls Secure? Private?

If you’re not yet convinced that our communications are hardly secure anymore in our highly interconnected world, then this article…

Wearable Safety and GPS Devices for Kids

Wearable Safety and GPS Devices for Kids

SAFEWISE.COM As a parent, you can never have enough information at your disposable about ways to keep your child safe.…

The Best Wireless Outdoor Home Security Camera

The Best Wireless Outdoor Home Security Camera

I’ve always wanted an outdoor home security system but don’t have the skills to install one–say, if I purchased one…

18 Ways to Be More Confident

18 Ways to Be More Confident

Ever need a little push or pep talk to muster up the courage to go after something seemingly out of…

iOS 10 Problems and Their Solutions

iOS 10 Problems and Their Solutions

Digital Trends just published an article on iOS 10’s common problems and their workarounds. Topics include battery drain, mail apps…

Robovans: Vans with Autonomous Delivery Robots

Robovans: Vans with Autonomous Delivery Robots

Technology is advancing at a such an amazing rate, making our lives more comfortable with each passing decade. Starship Technologies…

Toby: A Wonderful Chrome Extension

Toby: A Wonderful Chrome Extension

On a typical morning, I find myself conducting a few hours of research for my Perfect-Imperfectionz blog. I search hundreds…

Driverless Cars Will Be The First Robots We Trust

Driverless Cars Will Be The First Robots We Trust

If you’re like me, you can hardly wait for the self-driving car to make its debut in your market. Imagine…

Why We Need More Sleep

Why We Need More Sleep

I’ve heard it all before: you need your rest, listen to your body, you look tired, and so on. I…

50 Most Beautiful Cities in the World

50 Most Beautiful Cities in the World

Conde Nast Traveler put together a list of the most beautiful cities around the world. I’ve taken a look at…

Best Parental Control Software of 2017

Best Parental Control Software of 2017

PC Mag published an article last month on The Best Parental Control Software of 2017. The article lists ten software apps…

TeenSafe App

TeenSafe App

Talk about someone having your back! TeenSafe is a mobile app created  for parents by parents, with the purpose of tracking all…

42 Ways to Binge Clean Your Home

42 Ways to Binge Clean Your Home

Spring cleaning time is almost upon us! In preparation for that much dreaded, time-consuming task, here’s a wonderful article I…

40+ “Bucket List” Travel Destinations

40+ “Bucket List” Travel Destinations

Let’s face it: there’s just not enough time for playing in life. We work countless hours during the week both at…

Life Hacks

Life Hacks

I came across this fun website called 1000LifeHacks which offers tidbits of information on random topics that are sure to help…

Box Breathing

Box Breathing

Ever need a way to rid some of the anxiety you’re feeling? QuietKit has a breathing technique called Box Breathing which allows…

The Good News About Getting Older

The Good News About Getting Older

It seems to me that we just started the new year and we’re already entering the month of February! Well,…

The King of Mobile and Tablet Reviews: GSMArena

The King of Mobile and Tablet Reviews: GSMArena

Here’s a great find!  For detailed and accurate information about mobile phones, tablets, and their features, GSMArena is for you. I recently…

Top 10 Most Popular eBooks Websites

Top 10 Most Popular eBooks Websites

If you’re like me, you look forward to the end of the day when you can relax and curl up…

Generation Xers More Addicted to Social Media

Generation Xers More Addicted to Social Media

Alright, now this article by MSN really surprised me.  I’m a ‘Generation Xer’ and while I think that social media…

Fake Netflix App Takes Control of Android Devices

Fake Netflix App Takes Control of Android Devices

Attn Android device lovers!  Android security experts discovered a fake Netflix app created by Spynote RAT, which poses as a…

25 Coolest Places in the USA to Visit with Kids

25 Coolest Places in the USA to Visit with Kids

Attention parents!  Spring break is just around the corner and it’s really never too early to start planning your holiday getaway.…

Shoptiques – Online Boutiques Shopping

Shoptiques – Online Boutiques Shopping

Ever wish you had the time to visit and shop at some of the best boutique stores in your area?…

American Airlines Adds ‘Basic Economy’ Fare

American Airlines Adds ‘Basic Economy’ Fare

It is no secret that airlines have been nickel and diming the American consumer for years with the resolve of remaining…

Top 10 Must-Have Skills for Alexa-Enabled Devices

Top 10 Must-Have Skills for Alexa-Enabled Devices

Alexa, Amazon’s very own cloud-based digital assistant, first appeared on Amazon’s Echo speaker with the capability of providing you with…

25 Secrets to Waking Up Early

25 Secrets to Waking Up Early

One of the themes that the Affirmations focuses on is the early riser.  Not everyone can wake up at 4:30am-5:00am…

19 Facebook Features You Didn’t Know About

19 Facebook Features You Didn’t Know About

I came across this interesting article published by PC Magazine that shares the 19 Hidden Facebook Features You Didn’t Know About.…

Self-Awareness Fuels Success

Self-Awareness Fuels Success

Merriam-Webster dictionary defines self-awareness as the knowledge and awareness of your own personality or character.   Oftentimes, we are unaware…

Generation X’s Moment of Power

Generation X’s Moment of Power

Forbes magazine recently put out an article talking about the rise is power (or importance) of the often disregarded generation:…

100 Monthly Subscription Services List

100 Monthly Subscription Services List

If you are into those monthly subscription boxes that are all the rave these days, you might want to checkout…

13 Useful ‘OK Google’ Voice Commands

13 Useful ‘OK Google’ Voice Commands

TechCrunch recently posted a video made by one of its funny contributors, Doug, in which he demonstrates the use of thirteen useful…

Beware of Amazon Scams!

Beware of Amazon Scams!

If you’re like me, you tend to do nearly all your shopping online in order to avoid heading to the…

Purchase Price Security That’s Worth a Try

Purchase Price Security That’s Worth a Try

I recently came across a news clip about a company called Paribus. This company offers consumers ‘payouts’ (or ‘refunds’) on purchases…

Best Time To Buy Things

Best Time To Buy Things

  Consumer Reports has recently published its Best Time to Buy Things report, where it lists the best products to purchase…

13 Healthy Subscription Boxes for the New Year

13 Healthy Subscription Boxes for the New Year

Subscription boxes are all the rage these days, with packaged goodies available for everyone and of  varying interests, themes, and…

From Fast Company – Hopper App Is As Good As It Seems

From Fast Company – Hopper App Is As Good As It Seems

Fast Company reported today that travelers who use the Hopper app to search for airfare prices in the future, have…

Use the Middle Name Field to Track Websites that Sell Your Info

Use the Middle Name Field to Track Websites that Sell Your Info

Kristin Wong, a writer for Lifehacker.com, recently posted an article suggesting a way for Internet users to track those companies…

Nextflix is Helping Commuters Cope with Daily Travel

Nextflix is Helping Commuters Cope with Daily Travel

As of November 30th, 2016, Netflix is allowing its subscribers to download any programming of their choice, for offline viewing.…

Beware of Fake Package Delivery Emails

Beware of Fake Package Delivery Emails

Yahoo! technology news recently reported an email scam that’s circulating whereby a bogus package delivery confirmation is sent out to…

How to Search through Amazon’s Discounts More Easily

How to Search through Amazon’s Discounts More Easily

Ever take notice of the ‘You Save: $$ (x% off)‘ bit of information that Amazon provides on its products description…

The Best and Worst Airlines for Holiday Travel 2016

The Best and Worst Airlines for Holiday Travel 2016

11/18/16 – Thinking of traveling for the holidays this year?  Be sure to look at more than just the price…

Arm Your Smartphone Before Black Friday

Arm Your Smartphone Before Black Friday

11/15/16 – 9 Ways To Hack Your Black Friday This Year If you own a smartphone, these are the apps that…

Fill your Christmas stockings with digital certificates this year!

Fill your Christmas stockings with digital certificates this year!

The holidays are upon us, folks!   You can avoid some of the shopping mall madness by considering filling your…

Coming Soon: Less Sugar in KIND Snacks

Coming Soon: Less Sugar in KIND Snacks

FastCompany – 10.17.16 by Nikita Richardson and Christina Farr Milestones: In August, Kind became the first snack manufacturer to break…

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Schedule Your Workday By ‘Time-Blocking’

Schedule Your Workday By ‘Time-Blocking’

It seems that our daily ‘To Do’ lists are endless. We’re always pressed for time, overwhelmed with responsibilities, deliverables, and…

If God Whispered One Thing in My Ear

If God Whispered One Thing in My Ear

Throughout my personal posts, I try to give you, my audience, a different side of me each time: my analytical…

5 Things Women Want in a Relationship

5 Things Women Want in a Relationship

Attention fellas! If you really want to make headway in your relationship with that sexy woman in your life, listen…

20 Things the World Would be Better Off Without

20 Things the World Would be Better Off Without

Ahh, to make the world a better place. One can only dream. What do we have too much of that…

On People You Dislike – A Lesson in Humility

On People You Dislike – A Lesson in Humility

What’s a common quality of people you dislike? Do you embody that trait in any way? It seems that the…

Managing Overwhelming Emotions (Part 6 of 6)

Managing Overwhelming Emotions (Part 6 of 6)

Welcome to the final installment of Managing Overwhelming Emotions. By now, you’ve joined me in learning about the many ways…

Managing Overwhelming Emotions (Part 5 of 6)

Managing Overwhelming Emotions (Part 5 of 6)

Relationships are precious and they are vulnerable.  They bring love, companionship, and support. Yet sometimes, in a matter of moments,…

Managing Overwhelming Emotions (Part 4 of 6)

Managing Overwhelming Emotions (Part 4 of 6)

In our last installment of Managing Overwhelming Emotions we learned about mindfulness and saw how practicing it can help us take control…

Managing Overwhelming Emotions (Part 3 of 6)

Managing Overwhelming Emotions (Part 3 of 6)

Welcome back! In this installment of Managing Overwhelming Emotions we will be talking about mindfulness, its use and application as a tool…

Managing Overwhelming Emotions (Part 2 of 6)

Managing Overwhelming Emotions (Part 2 of 6)

Let’s face it: life is hard. Fortunately, there are skills available to help us cope with the different conflicts we…

Managing Overwhelming Emotions (Part 1 of 6)

Managing Overwhelming Emotions (Part 1 of 6)

A lot of people struggle with overwhelming emotions. It’s as if a knob is somehow turned to maximum volume on…

Making Small Talk

Making Small Talk

One of the things I love the most about living in Texas is the warmth and kindness of the people…

For Love of Country – America the Beautiful

For Love of Country – America the Beautiful

1st of October, 1781   Dear Mary, my love. I praise God that I have lived to see another day.…

12 Things Mentally Strong People Do

12 Things Mentally Strong People Do

Business Insider published this infographic which I find to be very inspiring. It points out behavior patterns that are counterproductive…

50 Things I Am Grateful For

50 Things I Am Grateful For

I believe it is easy to come up with a top 10 list of things that one is grateful for.…

Personal Credo (Part 4 of 4)

Personal Credo (Part 4 of 4)

This is the final part of the four-part installment on one’s personal belief system or credo.  Parts 1-3 asked you…

Personal Credo (Part 3 of 4)

Personal Credo (Part 3 of 4)

 This is the third part of a four-part installment on one’s personal belief system—also known as a credo.  Part 2 asked…

Personal Credo (Part 2 of 4)

Personal Credo (Part 2 of 4)

This is the second part of a four-part installment on one’s personal belief system—also known as a credo.  In part 1…

Personal Credo (Part 1 of 4)

Personal Credo (Part 1 of 4)

This is the first of a four-part installment on one’s personal belief system—also known as a credo.  Let’s get right…

Purpose and Benefits of a Personal Development Plan (PDP)

Purpose and Benefits of a Personal Development Plan (PDP)

Let’s jump straight into this, shall we?   The purpose of a PDP is to raise [your] awareness about your inner…

Self-Improvement and Our Personal Development Plan (PDP)

Self-Improvement and Our Personal Development Plan (PDP)

In the business world there is a widely used process called personal development whereby employers encourage employees to reflect on…

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If God Whispered One Thing in My Ear

If God Whispered One Thing in My Ear

Throughout my personal posts, I try to give you, my audience, a different side of me each time: my analytical…

5 Things Women Want in a Relationship

5 Things Women Want in a Relationship

Attention fellas! If you really want to make headway in your relationship with that sexy woman in your life, listen…

20 Things the World Would be Better Off Without

20 Things the World Would be Better Off Without

Ahh, to make the world a better place. One can only dream. What do we have too much of that…

On People You Dislike – A Lesson in Humility

On People You Dislike – A Lesson in Humility

What’s a common quality of people you dislike? Do you embody that trait in any way? It seems that the…

Managing Overwhelming Emotions (Part 6 of 6)

Managing Overwhelming Emotions (Part 6 of 6)

Welcome to the final installment of Managing Overwhelming Emotions. By now, you’ve joined me in learning about the many ways…

Managing Overwhelming Emotions (Part 5 of 6)

Managing Overwhelming Emotions (Part 5 of 6)

Relationships are precious and they are vulnerable.  They bring love, companionship, and support. Yet sometimes, in a matter of moments,…

Managing Overwhelming Emotions (Part 4 of 6)

Managing Overwhelming Emotions (Part 4 of 6)

In our last installment of Managing Overwhelming Emotions we learned about mindfulness and saw how practicing it can help us take control…

Managing Overwhelming Emotions (Part 3 of 6)

Managing Overwhelming Emotions (Part 3 of 6)

Welcome back! In this installment of Managing Overwhelming Emotions we will be talking about mindfulness, its use and application as a tool…

Managing Overwhelming Emotions (Part 2 of 6)

Managing Overwhelming Emotions (Part 2 of 6)

Let’s face it: life is hard. Fortunately, there are skills available to help us cope with the different conflicts we…

Managing Overwhelming Emotions (Part 1 of 6)

Managing Overwhelming Emotions (Part 1 of 6)

A lot of people struggle with overwhelming emotions. It’s as if a knob is somehow turned to maximum volume on…

Making Small Talk

Making Small Talk

One of the things I love the most about living in Texas is the warmth and kindness of the people…

For Love of Country – America the Beautiful

For Love of Country – America the Beautiful

1st of October, 1781   Dear Mary, my love. I praise God that I have lived to see another day.…

12 Things Mentally Strong People Do

12 Things Mentally Strong People Do

Business Insider published this infographic which I find to be very inspiring. It points out behavior patterns that are counterproductive…

50 Things I Am Grateful For

50 Things I Am Grateful For

I believe it is easy to come up with a top 10 list of things that one is grateful for.…

Personal Credo (Part 4 of 4)

Personal Credo (Part 4 of 4)

This is the final part of the four-part installment on one’s personal belief system or credo.  Parts 1-3 asked you…

Personal Credo (Part 3 of 4)

Personal Credo (Part 3 of 4)

 This is the third part of a four-part installment on one’s personal belief system—also known as a credo.  Part 2 asked…

Personal Credo (Part 2 of 4)

Personal Credo (Part 2 of 4)

This is the second part of a four-part installment on one’s personal belief system—also known as a credo.  In part 1…

Personal Credo (Part 1 of 4)

Personal Credo (Part 1 of 4)

This is the first of a four-part installment on one’s personal belief system—also known as a credo.  Let’s get right…

Purpose and Benefits of a Personal Development Plan (PDP)

Purpose and Benefits of a Personal Development Plan (PDP)

Let’s jump straight into this, shall we?   The purpose of a PDP is to raise [your] awareness about your inner…

Self-Improvement and Our Personal Development Plan (PDP)

Self-Improvement and Our Personal Development Plan (PDP)

In the business world there is a widely used process called personal development whereby employers encourage employees to reflect on…

Using Affirmations

Using Affirmations

  There are a few ways to use positive affirmations and apply them in your daily life: Vocal repetition Creative…

About Affirmations

About Affirmations

What are affirmations? Why do people subscribe to the idea and technique? What are the pros and cons to using…

Self-Improvement In The New Year

Self-Improvement In The New Year

Dear Perfect-Imperfectionists: Beginning in 2017, I will be writing about self-improvement and self-reflection topics, which will encourage you to do…

Goodbye 2016

Goodbye 2016

As 2016 nears its close, I couldn’t help but go through that seemingly required task that we all tend to do…

5 Weird Facts About Me

5 Weird Facts About Me

As I sit here wondering how much of myself to reveal to my readers — because, afterall, there is no…

My Goal for this 2016 Holiday Season

My Goal for this 2016 Holiday Season

To me, the holidays always go by in a blur.  There’s barely enough time to decorate the house, trim the…

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I BOOK: BOOK REVIEWS
Romance Book Review: Mercy’s Fight by Tammy L. Gray

Romance Book Review: Mercy’s Fight by Tammy L. Gray

Grace and Matt have so many obstacles against them: they come from different worlds, different backgrounds, yet they share their…

Erotica Book Review: Thrill by Lucia Jordan

Erotica Book Review: Thrill by Lucia Jordan

Great sex scenes but sadly no plot. Best left for a short, lazy afternoon as the series is short, too.…

Romance Book Review: The Vixen and the Vet by Katy Regnery

Romance Book Review: The Vixen and the Vet by Katy Regnery

What a wonderful escape and great story to fall in love with! What a wonderful love story this is: a…

Book Review: Crushed (Seven Forbidden Arts) by Charmaine Pauls

Book Review: Crushed (Seven Forbidden Arts) by Charmaine Pauls

  Deceit, Conflict, and Steamy Passion! Overview:   Lily Reid is a young, inexperienced, and courageous young woman who faces…

Book Review (Erotica):  Lovers, Lies, and Lilies by Ronald Walker

Book Review (Erotica): Lovers, Lies, and Lilies by Ronald Walker

  Erotica:  A Beautiful Story About Love and Loss Overview: The book starts off with Sarah’s violent and abusive marital…

Book Review:  Stimulated, A Contemporary Romance Series by Lexxie Couper

Book Review: Stimulated, A Contemporary Romance Series by Lexxie Couper

Talk about steaming, hot, unadulterated sex!  Get yourselves ready, ladies, this series does not disappoint! What more can a woman…

Book Review: Blood Under Will by Justin Wu

Book Review: Blood Under Will by Justin Wu

A Fantastic and Refreshing Take On The Vampire Genre! What happens to you as a person when vampires kidnap your…

Paranormal Erotica Book Review: Claiming Their Royal Mate

Paranormal Erotica Book Review: Claiming Their Royal Mate

Exciting Paranormal Erotica Romance! Daniella’s life is about to be turned upside down. She is unaware that she comes from…

Book Review (Paranormal): More Than Blood by Amanda Vyne

Book Review (Paranormal): More Than Blood by Amanda Vyne

  Lust, Passion, and Animal Magnetism! Overview: Gabrial Ferrar, as House Marshal, is a protector of the laws of his…

Book Review: Oracle of the Spirits (BBW Paranormal Romance) books #1 – #6 by Mac Flynn

Book Review: Oracle of the Spirits (BBW Paranormal Romance) books #1 – #6 by Mac Flynn

Brief Overview: In the Oracle of Spirits six-book saga, author Mac Flynn creates a paranormal world that is filled with…

Book Review (Paranormal Vampire Romance):  Slave to a Vampire (Books 1-4) By Katrina Kahler

Book Review (Paranormal Vampire Romance): Slave to a Vampire (Books 1-4) By Katrina Kahler

Well written with a beautiful storyline! Overview: The reader is hooked by the storyline from the very beginning!  Catherine, a…

Book Review: Resurrection America by Jeff Gunhus

Book Review: Resurrection America by Jeff Gunhus

A Fantastic And Captivating Read! Resurrection, Colorado, is a charming small town where everyone knows each other and their goings-on,…

Book Review (Science Fiction):  The R.E.M. Effect by J.M. Lanham

Book Review (Science Fiction): The R.E.M. Effect by J.M. Lanham

  What happens when a pharmaceutical giant, Asteria, which is on the verge of a restful sleeping drug breakthrough, engages…

Book Review:  Black Rust by Bobby Adair

Book Review: Black Rust by Bobby Adair

Highly Disappointed! Overview: Whereas Black Virus (prequel to Black Rust) was engaging and fast-paced, Black Rust highly disappoints with its…

Book Review:  Black Virus by Bobby Adair

Book Review: Black Virus by Bobby Adair

Excellent prequel to Black Rust! Overview: Christian Black, like many others around the world, faces a new reality when a…

Book Review:  Life After War (8 Book Series) by Angela White

Book Review: Life After War (8 Book Series) by Angela White

What becomes of the United States after a corrupt politician gets his hands on the country’s nuclear codes and engages…

Tongue In Cheek

If you’ve made it this far, then you’re in for a treat!  May the witty and funny content presented in my Tongue in Cheek series bring a smile to your face and brighten your day. – Marianna

Paddy O’Connell

Paddy O’Connell was staggering home with a pint of booze in his back pocket when he slipped and fell. Struggling to his feet, he felt something wet running down his leg. “Please, God,” he implored,…

Italians

How come Italian’s don’t like Jehovah witnesses? They don’t like any witnesses

Mixed Emotions

Q. What’s the definition of mixed emotions? A. When you see your mother-in-law backing off a cliff in your new car.

Mother-In-Law

Q: What do you do if you miss you mother-in-law? A: Reload and try again!

A Good Trade

Just got a bike for my wife…it was a good trade!

Child’s Book

If a child can read, then doesn’t that make every book a children’s book?

Congress

If ‘con’ is the opposite of ‘pro’, it must mean that ‘Congress’ is the opposite of ‘progress’.

Cheese

The early bird might get the worm but the second mouse always gets the cheese.

Productivity

Nothing makes me more productive than the last minute!

Welfare

I work hard because millions on welfare depend on me.

Truth

Tell your boss what you think of him and the truth will set you free!

Nap

A healthy nap not only makes you feel better, it also shortens the workday!

Research

If we knew what we were doing, it wouldn’t be called research!

Friday

Friday is my second favorite F word.

Resume

My resume is just a list of things I hope I never get asked to do.

Internet

My internet is so slow, it’s just faster to drive to the Google office and ask them shit in person.

Computer

A computer once beat me at chess, but it was no match for me at kick-boxing.

Epi Pen

I have an EpiPen. My friend gave it to me when he was dying. It seemed very important to him that I have it.

Smartphones

Smartphones are the new pacifier.

Quiet

A quiet man is a thinking man. A quick woman is usually mad.

Life Support

I’m not saying I hate you, but I would unplug your life support to charge my phone.

Shade

You’re so fat, you could sell shade.

Draw

You look like something I’d draw with my left hand.

Apes

We all sprang from apes, but you didn’t spring far enough.

5 Pick Up Lines

Can I have your picture so I can show Santa what I want for Christmas? Are you Google? Because I just found what I’ve been searching for. Do you have a sunburn or are you…

Last Laugh

He who laughs last thinks slowest.

Adam and Eve

Q: Why did God create Adam first? A: So he’d have a chance to talk before Eve came along.

Thinnest Book

Q: What is the thinnest book in the world? A: “What Men Know About Women”!

Virgin Wool

Q. Where do you get virgin wool from? A. Ugly sheep.

Work Week

You should always give 100% at work… 12% Monday; 23% Tuesday; 40% Wednesday; 20% Thursday; 5% Friday

10 Things Only Other Women Understand

THINGS ONLY WOMEN UNDERSTAND 10. Cats’ facial expressions 9. The need for the same style of shoes in different colors 8. Why bean sprouts aren’t just weeds 7. Eyelash curlers 6. Taking a car trip…

by Frank Sinatra

I feel sorry for people who don’t drink. When they wake up in the morning, that’s as good as they’re going to feel all day. – Frank Sinatra

Going Deaf

A drunk is driving through the city and his car is weaving all over the road. Eventually a cop pulls him over. “Did you know,” says the cop, “that a few intersections back, your wife…

One Liners (5)

I wish my brother would learn a trade, so I would know what kind of work he’s out of.

One Liners (3)

We always hold hands. If I let go, she shops.

One Liners (2)

Someone stole all my credit cards, but I won’t be reporting it. The thief spends less than my wife did!

One Liners (1)

I’ve been in love with the same woman for 49 years. If my wife ever finds out, she’ll kill me!

by George Carlin (10)

Why do they put pictures of criminals up on the Post Office? What are we supposed to do, write to them? Why don’t they just put their pictures on the postage stamps so the mailmen…

by George Carlin (9)

I was thinking about how people seem to read the Bible a whole lot more as they get older; then it dawned on me…they’re cramming for their final exam!

by George Carlin (8)

If it’s true that we’re here to help others, then what exactly are the others here for?

by George Carlin (7)

What hair color do they put on the driver’s licenses of bald men?

by George Carlin (6)

“I am” is reportedly the shortest sentence in the English language. Could it be that “I do” is the longest sentence?

by George Carlin (5)

I’m completely in favor of separation of Church and State. My idea is that these two institutions screw us up enough on their own, so both of them together is certain death.

by George Carlin (4)

Why is the man who invests all your money called a broker?

by George Carlin (3)

Do infants enjoy infancy as much as adults enjoy adultery?

by George Carlin (2)

“Don’t sweat the petty things and don’t pet the sweaty things.” – George Carlin

by Jimmy Fallon

“I saw that one hundred years ago this month, Albert Einstein presented his theory of General Relativity, which explains how gravity works. And it also marks the last time someone actually meant it when they…

by George Carlin

“If people from Poland are called Poles, why aren’t people from Holland called Holes? – George Carlin

by Jay Leno (2)

“Politics is just show business for ugly people.” – Jay Leno

by Jay Leno

“General Mills is coming out with an organic Twinkie. Isn’t that called a sponge?” – Jay Leno

by Jimmy Kimmel

“How can you ever be late for anything in London? They have a huge clock right in the middle of the town.” – Jimmy Kimmel

by Amir Blumenfeld

“If you think eggplant is good, you should try other food; it’s much better.” – Amir Blumenfeld

by @damienfahey

“I spend three minutes every day choosing a TV channel to leave on for my dog. Then I go to work, and people take me seriously as an adult.” – @damienfahey

by @longwall26

“You’ll never be as lazy as whoever named the fireplace.” – @longwall26

by Michelle Markowitz

“There is nothing more awkward than the moment you realize you’re getting a double-cheek kiss.” – @michmarkowitz (Michelle Markowitz)

by Josh Gondelman

“Instagram is just Twitter for people who go outside.” – @JoshGondelman

by Adam Joshua Smargon

“I think it’s pretty cool how the Chinese made a language entirely out of tattoos.” – Adam Joshua Smargon, Newark, Delaware

by Bonnie McFarlane (from You’re Better Than Me)

“I once gave my husband the silent treatment for an entire week, at the end of which he declared, “Hey, we’re getting along pretty great lately!”” – Bonnie McFarlane

by Stanley Randall

“The closest a person ever came to perfection is when he fills out a job application form.” – Businessman Stanley Randall

by Michelle Wolf

“One of my friends is pregnant.  And I’m really excited.  Not for the baby but because she’s one of my skinniest friends.” – @MichelleAWolf (Michelle Wolf)

by Tom Parry

“Red sky at night, shepard’s delight.  Blue sky at night, day.” – Humorist Tom Parry

by Una LaMarche

“No, I’m not walking on string-cheese stilts.  These are just my first bare legs of the season.” – @sassycurmudgeon (Una LaMarche)

by Jenny Mollen

“Drama: A word boring people use to describe fun people.” – @jennyandteets (Jenny Mollen

by Nathan Usher

“Luke Skywalker is my favorite hero that looks 100 percent prepared to figure skate at all times.” – @thenatewolf (Nate Usher)

by Damien Fahey

“A conference call is the best way for a dozen people to say “bye” 300 times” – @DamienFahey

by Eliza Bayne

“Probably the worst thing you can hear when you’re wearing a biking is “Good for you!”” – @ElizaBayne

by Bonnie McFarlane

“I don’t want to brag, but I do speak pig Latin; I mean, I’m not fluent, but I’m sure if I ever went there, I’d get by.” – Bonnie McFarlane

by Gordie Howe

“All pro athletes are bilingual.  They speak English and profanity.” – Gordie Howe (Hockey player)

by Gore Vidal

“The four most beautiful words in our common language: I told you so.” – Gore Vidal