I don’t claim to be an authority figure in the fine arts department. Nor do I have the money to purchase one of these highly sought-after collectables I do however, have an opinion. My opinion is that these pieces of art are overpriced. See if you agree with me as we go through these 8 examples.1) PAUL GUIGAN, “WHEN WILL YOU MARRY?”
This is a nice painting. Strong colors, bold lines, I like it. However, I don’t like it enough to buy it for $300,000,000 which is what it sold for in February of this year.2) VINCENT VAN GOGH “PORTRAIT OF DR. GAUCHET”
Vinny did nice work even if he was a little [...]
Think you’re overburdened by the ordeals of life? Here are some words of wisdom that will change your life and make you a much happier person.
Words of Wisdom that can Make You Happier Person
1. You don’t always need a plan. It is perfectly fine to live one day at a time, as long as you’re ‘living’.
2. Always prioritize. It makes life so much simpler. Maybe, the things you’re worrying so much about right now don’t even fall any close to the things that actually matter.
3. Every day you live, you’ve got to do one thing that makes you happy. [...]
The future is here. Yves Rossy, nicknamed “Jetman” is one of the few in the world to be able to fly with a jetpack (a portable jet pack enabling the user to take off, to propel and land autonomously) and he has to again proved Monday by unveiling new images .
The 11-minute video and high definition shows the performance of Yves Rossy and Vince Reffet (his young protege), flying at Dubai in a ballet which seems perfectly orchestrated. After a workout in the desert, the two men we see flying embark above the most populous city of the United Arab Emirates, among the skyscrapers.
The images were shot by GoPro cameras attached directly to the two men who fly to [...]
With the changes in technology, there would not be a need for the classic newspaper to reduce on printing costs. It will be expected that Newspaper Delivery careers will not be needed id 10 years time.2. LIBRARIANS
With the industry of information slowly becoming paperless over the years, it is expected that there will be no more printed books, as printed books are harder to maintain. Hence the libraries may be obsolete soon. And this will also mean an end to the career of the librarians.3. DATA ENCODERS
Technology is really advancing nowadays, especially with computers. With businesses going on autopilot, it is [...]
Precise, devastating, silent and awesome. Railguns are quite famous in futuristic-fictional animated works. Little do people know that it is now in use by the US Navy. It can fire a projectile that reaches speeds of Mach 7, seven times the speed of sound, without any propellant or explosive.2. MECHANIZED EXOSKELETONS AND MOBILE SUITS
Ironman, Gundams and the Space Marines are all famous for their futuristic mechanized suits. Although lacking the ability to fly, various real world exoskeleton prototypes are already deployed and sold. DARPA recently released a prototype designed [...]
Believe it or not, some people actually put this on their resume. If it’s not a circus you’re applying to then what can juggling possibly do with the job? Juggling isn’t bad, but it isn’t relevant either.2. LOVE FOR HARD PROBLEMS
What hard problems do you love? Are they related to the job? If not, why is this on the resume? Do not try to make the resume flowery, thinking that it’ll land you a better spot. Remember to be concise and highlight your relevant technical skills.3. CAN SPEAK LATIN
Latin is a dead language. Unless you [...]
Darth Vader is the famous villain in the Star Wars movie. He’s a good guy turned to bad villain. He has two kids in Star Wars; Luke Skywalker and Princess Leia Organa.2. HANNIBAL LECTER (SILENCE OF THE LAMBS)
Hannibal Lecter is stars in the stories of Hannibal Lecter, Silence of The Lambs and Red Dragon. He is a genius physician who is into eating human flesh! This is the kind of doctor I wouldn’t want to have a check up with.3. AGENT SMITH (THE MATRIX TRILOGY)
Agent Smith is the kind of villain who does a good character job by putting an end to the rebellion in The Matrix Trilogy [...]