One-fifth of U.S. workers were laid off in past five years

"Nearly 40% said it took more than seven months to find employment and about one in five of laid-off workers said all they could find was a temporary position."

via latimes.com/business/la-fi-layo

One too many cats

I was up a little earlier than usual this morning, which apparently surprised one of the cats in our house. The thing is, we only have one cat. Any more than that is too many. This one — either a stray or just one of the neighbor’s cats, I don’t know; either way, it’s apparently our cat’s buddy — was just coming out of my bathroom where

List of common meds which destroy your brain

List of Culprit Drugs (according to them): Excedrin PM, Tylenol PM, Nytol, Sominex, Unisom, Benadryl, Dramamine, Paxil, Detrol, Demerol, Elavil

"You wouldn’t think that taking a little pain pill would cause long term cogn

Mighty broccoli sprouts rapidly detox pollutants

Broccoli sprouts, anyone?

"The drink used in the China study was made with broccoli sprouts developed by researchers at Johns Hopkins University. They are sold under the brand name BroccoSprouts. They are widely available in sup

We’re better than we think we are

"… it's worth noting that the Bible's 82nd Psalm says something that many people find shockingly un-Biblical:

You are gods."

Or, at least “god-like,” depending on translation. Anyway, I’ve always agreed with the article title. 🙂

via

Forrest Gump quote

Just because it made me laugh out loud …

Jenny: Do you ever dream, Forrest, about who you’re gonna be?

Forrest: Who I’m gonna be?

Jenny: Yeah.

Forrest: Aren’t I going to be me?
via Forrest