Gambling History: How Far Back Do Gambling Games Go? Possibly With the Egyptian Pharaohs

At what period in history did people start to gamble? The exact period is unknown but believe it or not, pairs of dice have been found in Egyptian tombs over 4,000 years old! Also, gambling games were played in ancient China, where Poker is thought to have originated. In 1492 during the Columbus landing, Native … להמשך קריאה

Decorative Flower-Growing Regions of the World

Isn't it wonderful to answer a knock at the door and be presented with a beautiful flower arrangement? It's also wonderful to be invited to an event where the floral design includes fresh cut flowers? But have you ever wondered where the various flowers came from? The flowers that make up a florist's wide selection … להמשך קריאה

Cabinet Handle Won't Tighten – How to Fix a Loose Drawer Knob

Outside of replacing your cabinet handle or knob that is loose, there really are not any other solutions related to how to fix a loose hardware. If you decide to use super glue, you must use a very small drop and attach the screw quickly. Make sure that you safeguard the countertop or floor below … להמשך קריאה

The Long Island Museum

Located on Route 25A in Stony Brook and a short distance from the still-running Grist Mill and the historic Three Village Inn, the Long Island Museum offers visitors an immersion into the area's rural past through three modern exhibition buildings and five authentic structures sprawled across a nine-acre campus. Accredited by the American Alliance of … להמשך קריאה

Are There Lizards in Myrtle Beach?

As real estate agents in the Myrtle Beach and The Grand Strand, area we often receive routine questions from prospective home owners regarding housing, neighborhoods, schools, weather, etc,. However this question from a lady in Europe caught us off guard. Q: Are there lizards in Myrtle Beach? A: Myrtle Beach is known worldwide for sun, … להמשך קריאה

200HP Civic Si Concept Points at Future Direction for New 2006 Civic Si Coupe

The new Honda Civic Si concept made its world debut last February 10, 2004 at the Chicago Auto Show. The concept provided hints at the styling and performance direction of the new breed of Civic Si coupes to be introduced later this year. This new production Civic Si Coupe will serve as the performance leader … להמשך קריאה

Woman and The Business World

Did you know that one in every eleven adult women owns a business? Did you know that women entrepreneurs are starting new businesses at twice the rate of men? Did you know that women entrepreneurs are generating nearly $3.6 trillion in revenues to the US economy? These eye-opening statistics from the Washington DC-based Center for … להמשך קריאה

5 Strategies For Learning American Sign Language

To increase your language learning in the classroom, develop the following habits: 1. Build a language community. Try not to miss class, especially at the beginning. Your class strives to form a language community: the cohesiveness of the group influences how rich the language exchange is in the classroom. Missing class makes it difficult to … להמשך קריאה

2008 Trends in International Business Expansion

In 2008 it was certainly an interesting year for international business people. The popular non-fiction book; "The World is Flat" by Thomas Friedman shook up the general public and made the best sellers list. Of course, it was answer by another author with a similar set of competing ideals called "The World is Round" and … להמשך קריאה