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Annoying Ads

Let he who has an ear to hear listen to my words that they may not be scattered by the winds before they can take root in fertile ground. Advertisers, read: I have nothing against advertising on web-sites. …

Smile :) Summarized

Alright. Enough of my babbling. The short of this whole smile business: The single, most impactful, most significant thing you can do to make you a better person is to smile. Smile to be pretty, smile to be …

Smile :) part seven: Live

They say laughter is the best medicine. Well it may not be the best, we have some pretty good stuff these days, but still. Did you know that laughter actually boosts the human immune system? After exposure to …

Smile :) part six: Toothy Dating

Again, the most consistent advice given by guys who are good with women to guys who aren’t: relax and smile. Oh, but what’s more: make her smile. Don Diebel, publisher of a self-proclaiming newletter on dating, says, “Single …

Smile :) part five: Smiling for Profit

The most consistent advice given by self-help professionals around the world on how to interact with other people in any given situation is to smile. A great quote by Henry Miller: When you speak to people — smile. …

Smile :) part four: Pictures Don’t Lie

Say, “Cheeeeeeeeze.” Yes, it’s true! You can be more photogenic just by smiling. Look at this: Now look at this: I think the evidence speaks for itself on this one.

Smile :) part three: Sing-along

Alright, so enough with my antics already. Let’s get down to business. I think you’ve already figured out what I’m trying to say, “Smile.” The defiant among you might respond with a flippant, “Why should I?” I could …

Smile :) part two: Attitude Is To The Bone

I have this particular friend. He was always willing to appreciate the beauty around us in all shapes and sizes, if you know what I mean (nudge, nudge, wink, wink). He had a rare and peculiar wisdom. One …

Smile :) part one: A Better Me

I’m not a bad person. Really. Well, ok, I might have a few moments of evil chuckling at the sight of a cat being chased by a cute little rottweiler, but that’s only because I know the cat …