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Commas drive me crazy. Are the below correct? If not, why? 1. Many women are surprised to learn that heart disease is the leading cause of death for women in the United States. 2. Although heart disease has been studied for decades, most researchers have studied male patients. 3. Now, however, scientists are beginning to understand that heart attack symptoms differ in men and women. 4. Unfortunately, many doctors are unfamiliar with the symptoms of heart attacks in women, so their female patients may remain undiagnosed after a heart attack.
Archives in Category: Technology
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I’ve had my cellphone for maybe two, three years; and I’m due for an upgrade on July 28.
I think my cellphone knows its days could be numbered, because it’s acting oddly. For example, it doesn’t always ring when I
… finish reading It Knows
Now that I’m not fettered by a job I’ve decided there are some skills I should attempt to learn. Some probably would have been helpful in the aforementioned job, but I never had the motivation then. Now I do. It’s
… finish reading New Skills
Last night I wasted three and a half hours watching the Grammys, the annual awards show for the music industry. I always thought the program was supposed to be about music. In fact last night’s host, LL Cool Jay, said
… finish reading Grammys
I am always amazed at the emails in my spam folder. It’s not the quantity of them. That goes without saying. Or the content. It runs the gamut. It’s really about the preposterous claims that truly mark them as spam.
… finish reading Spam
Earl and I were displaced to a local hotel three days ago when violent weather came through our area and knocked the power out in our condo development. It was 3:15 PM on Sunday, November 17.
It didn’t look so
… finish reading Stoplight
It’s Sunday, which means we buy The Herald Palladium and The Chicago Tribune for our evening reading. But what we’ve noticed of late is the paucity of news in both papers. Where once they were filled with various sections filled
… finish reading Newspapers
I’m not usually a pack rat. When you’ve moved as many times as I have (34), you learn what to keep and what to toss. I’m good at the tossing. Except . . .
I got this message a few
… finish reading Making Space
No, I’m not talking about a colossal hangover here . . . but maybe I am. Yesterday, Launch Day at my son’s Internet business didn’t go exactly at planned.
The site is beautiful, looks professional, and really is 2013 instead
… finish reading The Morning After
Today, the company my son and his partner own launches a new website. It’s been more than two years in the making; and in that time the economy hasn’t been particular good to them. I don’t mean their personal finances;
… finish reading Lift-Off