Doctors used to think that if they drained a sick person’s blood it would purge the “evil” infection or disease right out of the body, but all that did was make the ill person much weaker, unable to fight off whatever was invading their body, and the patient was then highly likely to lose the battle for life, and in less time.
Research using polls and questionnaires continue to show that [...]
Strong statistical link between men viewing porn and women becoming unhappy
Men watching porn damages women’s self-confidence
Sex lives damage if partner prefers virtual version
Men who look at porn are making their partners miserable.
A study found that when their partners turn to X-rated films for pleasure it had a corrosive effect on a woman’s self confidence.
Women’s sex lives were also damaged if their partners preferred virtual ways of arousing himself instead of [...]
Wolf Richter www.testosteronepit.com
Transparency International just published the results of its 2011 National Survey on Corruption in Greece, which tried to sort out the kind of bribery and petty corruption that households had to deal with in their daily lives, and the results were sobering, as they tend to be with corruption surveys—but in an unexpected way: for those asking for bribes, an outright depression has commenced.
Corruption is an issue in Greece. In [...]
By Chris Oliver, MarketWatch
HONG KONG (MarketWatch) — A closely watched gauge of Chinese factory activity rose to a four-month high in February but remained at levels that indicate modest contraction, while underlying data showed a weakening in new export orders.
The initial “flash” estimate for HSBC’s February manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index rose to 49.7 on a 100-point scale, and up from a final reading of 48.8 the previous month, [...]
by Lance Roberts of StreetTalk Live
What “Average Joe” Really Thinks
Every day we are blugeoned with a variety of economic reports from various government agencies about the state of the economy. Most of these reports have some form or another of “seasonal adjustments”, speculations, estimations or just flat out “guesses” about what is going on in the economy. What we tend to find out over time is that these numbers are generally overly optimistic [...]