Guess what’s so unique about this pic
This was the image uploaded to the web in July 1992.
More facts that make Facebook disgusting
The average Facebooker uses the site 450 hours a year!
‘Facebook, several studies have shown, can negatively impact your life — from relationships to your own well-being. (Even Facebook’s own invasive study, showed that negative posts on a news feed, led to people posting more negative things, which is reason enough to quit.)
‘So what can you do? You can quit, or as the Huffington Post points out, just restrict your daily use.
‘I plastered Post-its to my desk, work computer, home laptop and phone. Each helpfully reminded me, “No Facebook.” Though I didn’t have the courage to remain deactivated for an extended period of time. It was enough to break the endless [news feed] cycle, quell the jolt of happiness triggered with each notification…
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Just Visiting I listen to Treasure Quest on BBC 3CR and BBC radio Northampton, the format has changed slightly as now each radio station competes against each other to ‘find the treasure’ in each area. JVS (Jonathan Vernon Smith) reads the clues and gives out squidgy squeezes. The Evil Les sets the clues and boy does it get competitive!
Seriously though it’s a good way to pick up some knowledge specific to the areas visited and who knows I may use some of it in my next book.
Hashtag First World Problems. Check your privilege. Check your wealth before you wreck yourself.
Somebody with first world problems is lost in an everlasting, generally online tantrum about their Superfood Salad arriving limp or their tap water being imperceptibly too warm. But laughing at first world problems is also a way of manipulating people into accepting their circumstances. Sometimes I even catch myself doing this. Last week I was working in the bar with a teenager who was practically hysterical over the fact that the closing time had been extended from ten to eleven. It was outrageous – they couldn’t treat him like this! Yeah, the people of Syria are in solidarity with you man. They’ve started a charity and they’re all setting up direct debits.
The “First World Problems” meme kicked off in 2005 and we have taken a great deal of comfort from it over the…
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I’m just going to leave this here. Jugglers juggling with preprogrammed glow sticks to Mozart’s Symphony 25 in G minor. A superb performance, and mesmerising to watch. The juggling itself is so precise, and I’m fascinated as to how they preprogrammed the glow sticks.
Really well done. Onwards!
Après 1 mois dans les salles, TRANSFORMERS : L’AGE DE L’EXTINCTION dépasse la barre du milliard $ de recettes dans le monde avec 1,005Md$. Il s’agit du 18ème plus gros succès de tous les temps juste derrière le premier volet du HOBBIT et du 19ème film à dépasser cette barre symbolique du milliard.
Ce succès vient essentiellement des recettes en dehors des Etats-Unis avec notamment des records dans les pays émergents comme la Chine, la Corée ou la Russie.
Les chiffres clés :
– 241,2M$ de recettes aux Etats-Unis
– 76% des recettes en dehors des Etats-Unis avec 763,8M$ (soit le 10ème plus gros succès de tous les temps)
– 330M$ de recettes en Chine, soit le plus gros succès de tous les temps
COMPARABLES FRANCHISE TRANSFORMERS
|FILM||RECETTES US||RECETTES INTERNATIONALES||RECETTES GLOBALES|
|1.TRANSFORMERS 3||352,4||771,4||1 123,8|
|2.TRANSFORMERS 4||241,2||763,8||1 005|
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