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17:49 Gary Jones, co-author of “My iPad for Seniors” will share some of the many ways to use your tablet to travel the world, cook an awesome meal, listen to your favorite music, read a bestseller, or have a face-to-face conversation with your grandchild. Many of the presentations are provided by unaffiliated organizations and do..
By WALECIA KONRAD MARCH 19, 2015 Online learning has gained momentum from retirees’ increasing comfort with technology. In April 2014, the Pew Research Center reported that 59 percent of adults over the age of 65 use the Internet, a six percentage point increase from a year earlier. In addition, 47 percent say they have a..
The subtitle of his new book says it all: “Advice for Teachers from Rookies to Veterans: “No Retreat, No Surrender!” Known internationally for his humor and no-nonsense advice, Rafe Esquith shares his knowledge with generosity and candor, writing and speaking to teachers all over the world. See also – http://www.cnn.com/2015/10/15/us/los-angeles-teacher-class-action-lawsuit-rafe-esquith/index.html – legal Mark Geragos
This story appears in the June 30, 2014 issue of Forbes. John Abele, co-founder of Boston Scientific, spoke about his quest to solve the mystery of the USS Grunion, a World War II submarine that sank without a trace off the Aleutian Islands. All hands were lost, including John’s father, the commander of the sub…
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Stephen Joseph Scalise (/skəˈliːs/ born October 6, 1965) is the current United States House of Representatives Majority Whip and representative for Louisiana’s 1st congressional district, serving since 2008. He is a member of the Republican Party and was the chairman of the conservative House Republican Study Committee. Prior to his congressional tenure, Scalise served for..
Eleven candidates have joined the race for the French presidency, and the campaign is now in its final days ahead of the election on 23 April. There are four front-runners and, as none is likely to secure an outright majority, a run-off between the two leading candidates is now expected on 7 May. For the..
Following his retirement from the Foreign Service in 2001, Pickering served as Senior Vice President for International Relations at Boeing until 2006. Currently he is serving as independent board member at the world’s biggest pipe company, OAO TMK, in Moscow. At present, he is affiliated with the International Crisis Group and currently serves as its..
10:44 TedTalk Now is the time to get your own wings | Masako Wakamiya | TEDxTokyo Computer connection, AARP, Social An 81-year-old woman just created her own iPhone app The retired banker asked a bunch of people to create games for seniors, but no one was interested. So she took matters into her own hands..
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20:50 What REALLY Happened To The USS Grunion Submarine?: John Abele at TEDxBeaconStreet. How far would you go to find out exactly what happened to a lost loved one? When the USS Grunion submarine sank mysteriously in 1942, 70 fathers, sons, uncles and brothers were gone without a trace…or were they? In a search that..
On August 13, 1956, exotic singer Yma Sumac performed on Ernie Kovacs’ NBC summer replacement show for “Caesar’s Hour’. “The enigmatic Yma Sumac performed this tune live on the Kovacs show in 1956, surrounded by an exotica tableau of Tiki masks, flaming torches, and volcanic smoke. A kinescope of the performance exists. A singer with..
10:44 Wendy Whelan talks about her farewell performance and what’s next in her career. Wendy Whelan, widely considered one of the world’s leading dancers, began dance lessons at the age of three with Virginia Wooton in her hometown of Louisville, Kentucky. At the age of eight, she performed as a mouse in the Louisville Ballet’s..
The idea for A Walk Through Time…from stardust to us brewed in the mind of Dr. Sid Liebes for 26 years. Born and reared on the San Francisco Peninsula “when it was pastoral, uncrowded, and quiet,” Liebes returned from his years teaching at Princeton to find eucalyptus trees chopped down, apricot orchards replaced by housing..
John Hendricks new venture starting 2016, after Discovery Channel. The founder of the Discovery Channel, an early cable-TV hit, is turning to online streaming with a new subscription service called CuriosityStream. John Hendricks started Discovery Channel in 1982, after watching HBO succeed in the 1970s. He made a fortune and left as chairman of parent..
Washington Post Article 06/13/2016 Donald Trump Financial Report https://www.washingtonpost.com/business/economy/as-its-stock-collapsed-trumps-firm-gave-him-huge-bonuses-and-paid-for-his-jet/2016/06/12/58458918-2766-11e6-b989-4e5479715b54_story.html As its stock collapsed, Trump’s firm gave him huge bonuses and paid for his jet. Donald Trump appears above the trading floor of the New York Stock Exchange on June 7, 1995, the day that Trump Hotels and Casino Resorts went public at $14 a share…
43:18 Jackie Robinson (AMAZING MLB Baseball Sports Documentary) On April 15, 1947, Jackie Robinson made history when he stepped onto the Brooklyn Dodgers’ Ebbets Field as the first African American to play in a Major League Baseball game. The controversial decision to put a black man on a major league team prompted a barrage of..