“America’s deadly devotion to guns
There are around 90 guns for every 100 Americans yet, despite 85 fatal shootings a day, the mighty US gun lobby is as powerful as ever. In the wake of Trayvon Martin’s killing, Gary Younge reports on the country’s deadly attachment to firearms”—Scary stuff… But reader comments after the article are possibly scarier!
“Jarring knees, bursting lungs and pouring sweat – these are just some of the unsightly consequences that social runners endure in an effort to get fit. However, there are non-physical reasons to take up running which, once adopted, can significantly improve the enjoyment of this exercise.”—I can definitely identify with these, particularly the “me time”. Running is a fantastic stress-buster and really helps me switch off from work.
“While the iPad is a phenomenal entertainment device – and I regularly use it as such – I’m more interested here in demonstrating how the iPad can be a useful tool in the work domain.”—My latest post on using the iPad productively, this time looking at using it to write.