Robert Palmer's Articles en-us Renting Movies: Online Vs Store Who doesn't love movies? No matter what your tastes and inclinations are, there's a movie genre out there for you. More and more people enjoy renting movies to watch in the comfort of their own homes, away from the movie theater crowds, high movie ticket... 05th July 2010 Meteor Showers Over the Grand Canyon and Whitewater Rafting with Arizona River Runners Stargazing in the Grand Canyon is well - grand! The complete absence of light (except for the moon at times) enables you to see the stars at their most glorious. When the last camper has gone to bed, and all is quiet you are blanketed by a night sky burs... 08th June 2010 Five Big Predictions for the Post-Election Economy With the General Election campaigns already in full swing, Britain is destined to become a very different place before too long. But just how different exactly? Post-credit crunch reality has set in and whichever party gets into power will have some to... 04th June 2010 Fun Hollywood Stories Fly off the Bus Author Stephen Schochet is a professional tour guide in Hollywood who years ago began collecting little-known, humorous anecdotes to tell to his customers. His new book Hollywood Stories: Short, Entertaining Anec... 02nd June 2010 Celebrity Combination Of Qualities! Who Is a Celebrity? Anyone can be a celebrity! That's really true! You just need to know the strategies to pave the path for your celebrity destination. However, once you know the tricks of the trade, you need to consistently strive to Who Is a Celebrity? A celebri... 19th May 2010 Best Fish Fry Techniques and Secrets from a Pro First, let's talk a little about history. The Deep South has a fancy for perfectly deep-fried fish and the roots of fish fries are deeply entangled in Southern food culture. "Fish fries are working people's food," says John T. Edge, American Food author... 28th April 2010 3 Ways to Showcase Your Talent on the Web Let's face it. Everybody thinks they can sing or dance or play the guitar or the piano or even that they've got the coolest moves on a skateboard or bike. And with shows like American Idol and America's Got Talent, there's plenty of proof that there a lot... 28th April 2010 Singer Sewing Machine History Isaac Merrit Singer developed the first commercially successful sewing machine. Singer did not invent the sewing machine himself, and never claimed to have done so although this is a common myth. Born in New York, Singer spent much of his youth devote... 26th April 2010 Conning the Climate and Palm Oil History is replete with examples of scams and con schemes on a scale that makes dizzying reading: the Ponzi scheme, the South Sea Bubble and the Dutch tulip scandal of 1637, just to mention three. 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In the slum areas of Nairobi there is still not any formal ... 22nd March 2010 Palm Oil and The BBC: To see and Not to see An Anthropologist on Mars is a collection of seven essays by neurologist Oliver Sacks about individuals with several brain disorders. In "To See and Not to See," Dr. Sacks tells the story of Virgil, a man blind from early childhood who, in his fifties, r... 22nd March 2010 Deforestation, Palm Oil and The BBC: The end of impartiality? The lofty editorial guidelines issued pursuant to the BBC Charter reads: "Impartiality lies at the heart of the BBC's commitment to its audiences. It applies across all of our services and output, whatever the format, from radio news bulletins via our ... 22nd March 2010 HCG Diet Recipes to Enjoy The Trouble With Protein Protein sources that are allowed on the HCG diet are limited in their variety and in their inherent flavor. White fish, shellfish, and chicken breast are just plain dull without fat. If you could follow Julia Child's advice to ... 10th March 2010 IPhone covers for every lifestyle The iPhone is Apple's first Internet-enabled smartphone, an electronics device packaged with the features of a mobile phone, wireless Internet device, and iPod. It's an all-in-one gadget that, since its release, has conquered the world by storm. Most ... 03rd March 2010 How to create your own customized iPhone cases It is a proven fact that there are no two people alike on this entire planet. We all have a distinctive way about us, from the way we walk and talk, to the way we love. Even the way we dress, or the foods we eat will vary, which not only makes life intere... 03rd March 2010 Know what exactly is dandruff and its many causes! There are many causes of dandruff. However, prior to analyzing the dandruff causes it would be prudent to know what exactly dandruff is. The clinical term for 'dandruff' is Pityriasis capitis. It is commonly known as scurf. Dandruff are dry scalp skin or ... 15th February 2010 What's a Tiger to Do? What Tiger Woods Should Do with the Media to Rehabilitate His Image It's not easy being Tiger Woods today. His personal life is a shambles, his family is shattered and his public image is DOA. While it's easy to feel absolutely no sympathy for the golden boy whose sins cost him dearly, we need to remember something import... 06th January 2010 FHTM Tips - 3 Way Calls and Why They Are Important After years in Fortune business, I've realized that there is a no more effective tool than the 3 way call in building a thriving FHTM team.. Paul Orberson and the FHTM leaders advocate using the 3 way call and offer FHTM Training. Not sure what a 3 way... 06th January 2010 Turning Business Electricity into Thermal Pleasure' Even in hard times, this is the stage of the year when retailers literally throw caution to the wind, no matter how Arctic it is, opening their doors - wide open in most cases - and crank up the heating. Throw extra lights into the equation and extended o... 06th January 2010 Jeremy Daniel Davis: Hollywood's New Sure Bet A down to earth mans-man, actor Jeremy Daniel Davis what leading men are made of. With a steely gaze, charming smile and all the charisma packed into his athletic frame that you can stand-he is a directors dream. Not only does he refurbish his own race... 21st December 2009 Working Celebrity Mums Heidi Klum is certainly a role model for women who wish to jump straight back into work after giving birth. The supermodel and mum of four was supposed to host last month's ‘Victoria's Secret Fashion Show', but instead showcased the clothes themselves ... 16th December 2009 Auckland Zoo taking credulity to a new low on palm oil In a case of ultimate irony, the Auckland Zoo recently launched a campaign called "Don't Palm Us Off". Calling on the Food Standards Australia New Zealand to legislate to label palm oil on all food products that contain the ingredient, the zoo labeled pa... 15th December 2009 Palm Oil's Trojan Horse Virgil's Latin epic poem The Aeneid. tells of the devious, guileful and cunning use of the Trojan Horse by the Greeks to gain entry into Troy in the Trojan War. The events in this story from the Bronze Age took place after Homer's Iliad, and before Hom... 15th December 2009 Deforestation, Palm Oil and the Frankenfish In 2002, the United States discovered the existence of the Giant Snakehead in a lake in Maryland. Instead of rejoicing at the presence of a new species and one of the most awesome freshwater sport and table fish in Asia, they kicked up a hullabaloo, citin... 15th December 2009 It's a Triple for Sense of Security Murray Goldschmidt, COO, and Jason Edelstein, CTO, co-founders of Sense of Security Pty Ltd, are recently the recipients of three very prestigious industry awards. In late October, Sense of Security was announced as the winner of the My Business Awards 20... 15th December 2009 Use Prepaid Phone Cards and Save on International Calls Calling companies have introduced the prepaid cards with an intention to reduce the calling rate and thereby customers get attracted to make more and more international calls or long distance calls. To achieve this, the calling companies withdrew all the ... 14th December 2009 Contribution to Beauty Industry There is no doubt that the sudden rise in the popularity of hair straighteners over the last few years has had a massive affect on the global beauty and cosmetics industry. Hair straighteners are now the one item that is likely to be owned by teenage girl... 10th December 2009 Healthy Thoughts I am sitting here at work thinking about surviving the recession. One thing for certain is that I won't be going out to eat all the time. And to reduce getting destroyed by the stress of cash flow problems I want to eat healthy and avoid adding to problem... 09th December 2009 Free Online Games for Kids Can a children's virtual world be high-tech and still offer high-touch moments for kids and parents? Anyone with children knows very well that online games and virtual worlds for kids have flooded the market the last few years. While we all want our c... 08th December 2009 Curly Hair Curly hair has become popular in recent years, after a period of time in which it was seen as less fashionable than it is now. Curly hair is synonymous with the nineteen eighties, when big hair and bold colours were at their height of popularity. After a ... 08th December 2009 How To Clean Your Kids Toys Personally, I prefer to clean my kid's toys with all natural products because they are not only better for my children but they are better for the environment. So many times you hear of stories of the harsh chemicals in liquid cleansers and sponges cause... 07th December 2009 Stacey Solomon: A Working Mum Stacey Solomon is fast becoming the most respected working mum in the UK. Dedicated to supporting her young son, Zachary, the X Factor singing sensation is quickly winning the hearts of the public with her bubbly nature and angelic voice. All the girl... 30th November 2009 Quotes From HR-3962 the House On October 29, 2009 the House released their latest version of the health care reform bill. This was a merger of three bills that were previously being debated in the House. In this article you will find direct quotes from the bill with page and line numb... 24th November 2009 Find The Phone Card You Need With Ease At The Card Company Phone cards can be an easy and convenient way to get in touch with family, friends or co-workers worldwide. It eliminates the hassle of having to worry about it down the road so you can quickly make the call that needs to be made. To get the phone cards... 24th November 2009 Palm oil puts case against environmentalists' false claims Reprinted from The National Business Review Global warming is fast petering out as a cause that raises alarm and over-fishing is also less of a threat, thanks to the introduction of quotas and other measures. So what's new in the list of campaigns t... 15th November 2009 The Great Palm Oil Deforestation Hoax In an article entitled "Palm oil industry must get out of denial mode" written by Sean Whyte, The CEO of Nature Alert and published in the Jakarta Post and the New Straits Times, Whyte called the palm oil industry "arguably the most environmentally destru... 15th November 2009 Palm oil, Starsuckers and Media Manipulation What do Amy Winehouse's flaming beehive and Guy Ritchie's self-inflicted black eye have in common? Both stories appeared in the pages of Britain's tabloid press. Neither is true. The two incidents were fake showbiz news tips phoned into newspapers b... 15th November 2009 My Last Thoughts About Iraq The need for freedom is strong in every man, woman and child. Moreover, it is most strong in people who have none. Paul Batou, author of My Last Thoughts About Iraq, from Xilbris Corporation ( knows this longing for freedom and has expre... 12th November 2009 Why We Should Be Missing President Nixon One of the late Senator Ted Kennedy's greatest laments was that he didn't take then-President Richard M. Nixon's offer of working on a bipartisan plan to realign the healthcare system to fit the nation's needs in 1971. As Congress and the nation battle... 30th October 2009 Tim Manning working for Obama Last week, the former secretary of the New Mexico Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management was unanimously approved by the U.S. Senate for a position in the Obama administration.Tim Manning will serve as deputy administrator of the Nationa... 30th October 2009 Learn More About Movies Online Science has changed beyond recognition extremely. 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