Fact Magazine Takes on Barry Goldwater

Fact created a one-question survey and got hold of a mailing list. The single question was: “Do you think that Barry Goldwater is psychologically fit to serve as President of the United States?” Of the more than 12,000 psychiatrists who received the audacious survey, only 2,400 responded. 1,189 said Goldwater was unfit for office, a number that Ginzburg […]

EU’s Coronavirus Christmas Rules: No Communal Singing, Televised Church Only

“In case of ceremonies, consider avoiding large services or using online, TV or radio broadcasts, allocating specific spots for close families (‘household bubbles’) to sit together, and banning of communal singing. The use of masks is particularly relevant during these types of gatherings,” the guidelines say.

Delingpole: Eton Embraces Black Lives Matter, Gay Pride and Third Wave Feminism

Sure the school attracts a lot of envy and chippiness, as elite institutions always do. And I can see people’s point when they argue that there’s nothing good to be said for the school that educated failed prime ministers David Cameron and Boris Johnson, failed Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby, and failed prince Harry (now […]

The Pool Villas at The River Thu Thiem – happiness comes to life

The development plan that Refico and its partners came up with called for an intimate, resort-inspired complex of 3 towers with only 525 residences, surrounded by lush green space. To make The River the kind of destination luxury design blogs in Korea or architectural magazines in Europe would write about, the team put together The […]

How videogames took over the world

Tom Chatfield, arts and books editor of Prospect magazine, is hardly a sterotypical gamer. And in his forthcoming book about the games industry, Fun, Inc, he explains, “Games aren’t standalone any more; they increasingly overlap with other things people like doing. Music, for instance — Guitar Hero and Rock Band are each worth well over […]

Amazon Donates to More Than One Thousand Charities Worldwide this Holiday Season, Expands Wishlist Campaign in Singapore to Benefit More Nonprofits

Established in 1992, Club Rainbow (Singapore) (CRS) is a non-profit organization and charity with the mission to support and empower children with chronic illnesses and their families. Armed with the firm belief that every child deserves equal opportunities to lead a fulfilling and independent life, CRS supports these children and their families through social work […]

Vietnam News Agency launches special website on 13th National Party Congress

Speaking at the launching ceremony, Party Central Committee member and Deputy Prime Minister Đam spoke highly of the VNA’s efforts to launch the special website, saying as a national news agency to provide original/source information, the VNA has proved its role in providing information to the public and serving research work.

DATC auctions more than 4 million shares of MSB

In the first nine months, MSB recorded net interest income of VNĐ3.28 trillion and pre-tax profit of more than VNĐ1.66 trillion, up 61 per cent and 56 per cent respectively from the same period last year. With this result, MSB has exceeded 15 per cent of its full-year profit target.

Hundreds of rare baby turtles returned to sea

The park staff has conducted frequent patrols and kept a close eye on the nesting grounds to protect mother turtles and their eggs from natural disasters and predators, and the baby turtles when the eggs hatched in the sand nest.

Cửu Long River Delta faces decline in wild birds, fish and plants

Nguyễn Hữu Nguyên, director of the Châu Thành District Tra Fish Breeding Co-operative in An Giang, said the number of wild basa fish in rivers has become scarce, so fishermen who live on catch the fish have switched to other occupations.