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March, 2016

 

Gibbys been unbelievable: Toronto Blue Jays manager has a big fan in president Mark Shapiro

Gibbys been unbelievable: Toronto Blue Jays manager has a big fan in president Mark Shapiro DUNEDIN, Fla. — Mark Shapiro inherited John Gibbons as a manager, but it seems the Blue Jays’ president and CEO has become a big Gibbons fan. Toronto Blue Jays president Mark Shapiro won’t comment on contract discussions with sluggers “Gibby’s been unbelievable,” Shapiro said Sunday. “I appreciate (watching) him across the field, but his consistency, his patience, his positive attitude, his openness to ideas and thoughts, there’s a steadiness to him and a professionalism toRead More


5 Science-Backed Reasons Why Sleeping Naked is Great For You

5 Science-Backed Reasons Why Sleeping Naked is Great For You Maybe you’ve done it before and now it’s the only way you ever want to sleep again, or maybe you tried it and just didn’t like how it felt, but it turns out that sleeping naked provides some really great benefits.  I’ve gone through pretty much every variation of sleepwear throughout my life, and it seems as though as I grow older, I shed more layers come bedtime. When I was a kid, it was underwear, athletic shorts and aRead More


You Can Buy A Bag Of Fresh Air In China And It Isn’t A Joke

You Can Buy A Bag Of Fresh Air In China And It Isn’t A Joke We all like a bit of fresh air now and then, but only because it’s free. In China, however, you can now buy a bag of the stuff for a fixed price. It might sound like a load of hot air, but shrewd business people are cashing in on the country’s smog problem. In Guangdong Province, hikers are being offered bags of fresh air by vendors to either use immediately or take home. Visitors toRead More


Nutritionist warns over sugar content in Easter eggs

Nutritionist warns over sugar content in Easter eggs Irish children will get an average of five Easter eggs this weekend in an annual sugar splurge that will see them eat their way through more than 160 tonnes of chocolate. Two in five children will get five eggs this Easter; 23% will get six to 10 eggs, while 12% will be given 10 to 15 eggs, an Irish Examiner /MummyPages.ie survey reveals. The study, ‘Easter Egg Insights’, also showed the 941 mothers surveyed were worried about the sharp rise in chocolateRead More


Ikea Wants to Put a Hydroponic Garden in Every Home Kitchen

Ikea Wants to Put a Hydroponic Garden in Every Home Kitchen You still have to assemble it yourself For most people fresh veggies mean a trip to the grocery store, unless you have a green thumb and a garden plot. However, Swedish meatball and $89 bookcase Ikea is taking one of the first large-scale steps towards bringing urban agriculture indoors. Co.Design reports that the home furnishing company and meatball slinger is introducing a series of hydroponic planters that will allow people to grow herbs and greens right on their countertops. HydroponicRead More