People looking for a big-screen movie experience can drive up, show their tickets without opening a window, and enjoy the show as an isolated family unit. A Moment for Drive-In Movie Theaters – The Atlantic
“Everyone knows everybody, I know several members of the mosque, and we felt for them,” Robert Loeb, the president of Temple Bnai Israel, tells Forward.com. “When a calamity like this happens, we have to stand together.”
“Jewish community members walked into my home and gave me a key to the synagogue,” Shahid Hashmi, a surgeon and one of the founders of the mosque, told the New York Times.
And therein lies the key to defying the divisiveness of America. Everyone knew each other.
Three-finger tap has been a great trackpad shortcut in OS X for a while, but it’s disabled by default in OS X El Capitan. Here’s how to get back the three-finger tap gesture . . . I almost had a panic attack when I couldn’t quickly look up words in the dictionary after upgrading last… Continue reading How to Get Back Three-Finger Tap in OS X El Capitan
Start with small changes — they can make a big difference. Together, we’ll master a set of simple techniques. These techniques will empower you to fix flaws in your app and make it simple, focused, and profitable. Source: The UI Audit: The Founder’s Manual for Making Your Product Simple, Focused, and Profitable – UI Breakfast
What is a motionpoem? It’s poetry for the movie-lover in you! A motionpoem is a short film adaptation of a contemporary poem. Source: Motionpoems | Moving poems. Moving.
But let’s not believe that helmets are the panacea of bike safety. It’s probably far more helpful that cyclists learn how to assert their road rights while also safely interacting with traffic. Understanding how to navigate your bike through the streets is far more important to a cyclist’s safety than the helmet on their head.… Continue reading Why it makes sense to bike without a helmet — Howie Chong
Almost two years ago now I found myself in Chicago’s millennium park in awe of a giant metallic bean. So in awe that, however ill advised, I decided the experience wouldn’t be complete unless I licked said giant metallic bean. This was the beginning of an awesome journey. Jon’s my hero. Source: Why I set… Continue reading Why I set out to lick 10 American monuments
It invites more than 100 of its closest brewery friends to join in the celebration! Source: Bell’s Brewery, Inc. :: Funvitational
Throughout the day, partners would make requests for connection, what Gottman calls “bids.” For example, say that the husband is a bird enthusiast and notices a goldfinch fly across the yard. He might say to his wife, “Look at that beautiful bird outside!” He’s not just commenting on the bird here: he’s requesting a response… Continue reading Kindness wins in all kinds of relationships
September is coming and I know I will circle around the hurts of my past. I know September will be interesting, but I can hope that interesting won’t also mean so overwhelming that I can’t find a way to smile every day, hug my loved ones a bit more, and spiral more like Maria on… Continue reading I have an interesting September coming up for myself