Impact of Social Media on Society

"Do you have Facebook?" "Yes, of course. But I don't think you can find me, as there are too many people who have the same name as me. Try searching with my surname as well." "Hey, you celebrated your birthday in K-Box, right? I saw the photos in your Facebook." "Bro, I saw your comments about the YouTube video that I've posted in my...
Dec 30, 2014 |

The Percussive Arts Society - What Is PAS, And What Are The 40 Rudiments?

If you are new to the drums, or have been playing for a little while, then you have probably heard of "The Percussive Arts Society", and the 40 drum rudiments. Rudiments is a common term in the drum world, and if you are taking lessons with a teacher, you will most likely be learning about rudiments as we speak. This article will introduce the...
Dec 30, 2014 |

Why Is Precision Machining Important to Today's Society?

We wouldn't have the civilisation we know today if it wasn't for precision machining. If you just look around you're sure to see something that has been precision machined in some form or another. It might just be a small component for a particular object but this is enough to show the true importance it holds in today's society. It's because so...
Dec 30, 2014 |

Changing Society - One Pant Leg at a Time

Wait! Are my eyes deceiving me? Is that Aston Kutcher flaunting his Ginch Gonch undies in the new movie Spread? Can someone please tell me when things suddenly changed without my knowledge? I Remember a time, not to far too long ago, when guys wearing anything but the traditional "tighty whites", were ostracized for their underwear choice.
Dec 30, 2014 |

Male Chastity in Modern Society

Right now, male chastity in modern society is definitely not mainstream. At least... not yet. But there are some very encouraging signs that it's becoming more common and more acceptable, and not only in 'fringe' groups where you'd expect it, either. Here are some surprising facts and observations about...
Dec 30, 2014 |

Hezbollah buries militant Qantar, says Israel will be held accountable

Lebanon's Hezbollah group said on Monday that Israel would be held accountable for killing prominent militant Samir Qantar in an air strike in Syria, and accorded him an elaborate funeral of... Read More

Russia says black box from warplane downed by Turkey unreadable

Investigators in Moscow said on Monday they were unable to retrieve information from the damaged black box of a Russian warplane shot down by Turkey last month, data the Kremlin hoped would support... Read More

Exclusive: U.S. glossed over Oman's human rights record during Iran talks

By Jason Szep, Matt Spetalnick and Yara Bayoumy WASHINGTON/MUSCAT (Reuters) - As the United States negotiated this year’s nuclear pact with Iran, the State Department quietly agreed to spare the... Read More