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Remembering his last years behind bars, actor Danny Trejo would sometimes sniff or rub his face with both hands, as if preparing for trauma half a century old. Some of these stories have been told; many informed his extremely prolific work; and the most important are collected in his new memoir “Trejo: My Life of …

LEXINGTON, Ky. (July 14, 2021) ­­– Kentucky Children’s Hospital psychologist Meghan Marsac has teamed up with lawyer and mother of three Melissa Hogan to create their new book, “Afraid of the Doctor: Every Parent’s Guide to Preventing and Managing Medical Trauma.” The book discusses medical trauma, how to understand it, and tips for parents of …

Former President Donald Trump, in a book published Tuesday by Michael Wolff, said he was “very disappointed” with the votes of Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh, his own hard-won candidate, and that he “did not get the vote. courage you need to be great righteousness. “ Driving the news: “There were so many more I …

The trip was a historic moment for the nascent space tourism industry, and with Amazon founder Jeff Bezos in pursuit (Bezos’ self-funded space trip is slated for July 20) and Elon Musk. Planning To launch a fully civilian crew into orbit later this year, the billionaire space race looks set to kick off space tourism …

Has your BS detector rusted? It’s understandable. We have been isolated for so long, interacting in close circles, often of like-minded people. We are not prepared for the assault of someone spitting false information right in our face. But detecting BS – a shortcut for a coarser version of what my grandmother called hogwash – …

For Ms Sandberg, the switch to Facebook, a business run by a clumsy 23-year-old dropout, was not as counterintuitive as it might have seemed. She was vice president at Google, but she had hit a cap: there were several vice presidents at her level, and they were all competing for promotions. Eric Schmidt, then chief …

On July 31, 1971, the Lunar Roving Vehicle (LRV) made its lunar debut. LRV, developed my … [+] The Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Alabama would travel just over 17 miles, totaling three hours and two minutes of driving. The LRV greatly expanded the range of activities and lunar surface experiences of Apollo astronauts. …

New Despite the punishment, the batter was included in the practice squad ahead of the Indian series Sri Lankan batter Bhanuka Rajapaksa has been fined $ 5,000 for breach of contract and is essentially on probation for two years, after being given a one-year suspended sentence. SLC imposed these penalties for violating “the obligations of …

I just received my copy of “Remembering Butch” from Amazon. This is a new book about the life and times of legendary surfer and colorful character Butch Van Artsdalen, set up and written by Douglas Cavanaugh. I’ve been wanting to read it for a while, so as soon as it arrived, I immersed myself in …

The card you know is probably wrong. In fact, every map you know is probably wrong in one way or another – especially as 75% of the world’s territories face ongoing international disputes over their borders, according to The Book of World Facts. You may never hear about some of these disputes, like how Canada …