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The Price of Sex in South America: A Guide for Secret Service Agents

The Price of Sex in South America: A Guide for Secret Service Agents

Finally, an angle on this secret service story that interests me! Big Think answers the tough questions…or at least the ones we want to know about….or at least the ones most media wouldn’t dare touch with a ten-foot pole.

As my friend martiniqueeny asked “I wonder who gets to do this research?”

Why Bilinguals Are Smarter

Being bilingual makes you smarter and can have a profound effect on your brain. (New York Times article)

I have a brother that lives in France.  He is married to a French woman and they have a 4 year old daughter.  My brother is bi-lingual and his wife can speak 5 languages. They are starting to introduce their daughter to English.  I envy multilinguals….I think learning a second language is a great skill to have, especially for school-aged children. This New York Times article gives a pretty good run-down of the benefits.

Scottish independence: Scotland must go into euro, expert claims – Politics – Scotsman.com

Scottish independence: Scotland must go into euro, expert claims – Politics – Scotsman.com.

Steve Jobs’ Cancer Treatment Regrets

According to Steve Jobs’ biographer, Walter Isaacson, the Apple mastermind eventually came to regret the decision he had made years earlier to reject potentially life-saving surgery in favor of alternative treatments like acupuncture, dietary supplements and juices.

Forbes Article