Reporting on world events from a Dandenong Conservative perspective.
Wednesday, April 25, 2012
When Given the Option, People Aren't Cheapskates People want to do the right thing, paying more when given the option of getting something quite cheaply, a behavioral study indicates. This bit of good news about humanity comes from an international team of researchers who tested how people responded to "pay what you want" scenarios.
Space Shuttle Thermal Tile Box Set: 1.65 Inch Square Section Our Own a piece of space shuttle history before its gone forever! This is an actual piece of thermal tile material. We only have a limited amount of thermal tile material. Thermal tiles are made of a 'foam glass' shuttle tile material. Each Space Shuttle contains more than 34,000 separate tiles, each specifically cut for its own location, to protect the Shuttle when reentering the Earth's atmosphere.
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Talk to Yourself? Why You're Not Crazy Talking to yourself might not mean you are crazy — it can actually benefit thinking and perception, researchers say. But would you be crazy if you believed them?
Trying on Swimsuits Really Is the Worst, Study Shows If trying on a bikini under unflattering dressing room lights has ever soured your mood, rest assured you're not alone. A new study finds that, for women, even just imagining trying on swimsuits can increase a bad mood. But is this really news?
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I'm the Conservative Voice.
I'm looking to make contact with those who might use my skill.
I have an m-audio mobile pre amp fed by the audiotechnica 2041sp condensor mic pack. Prior to 15/4/06, I'd used a Shure sm-58 that required a nuclear blast to register a sound or the internal mic of my aged imac, which has a penchance to recording my breathing. I also used a Griffin itrip, until the community convinced me it was not hiding my talent as well as the other mics.
I am a Writer and an occasional Math Teacher (Sir, what's the occasion?). I like to sing, having no instrumental talent (cannot even clap in time, and yes, I'm aware singing badly IS obnoxious).
I have performed the finale to Les Miserables before an audience of 500. I have also sung before a similar audience (students, parents) renditions of 'I Will' (Beatles), 'Mr Cairo' (Jon Vangelis) and 'I am Australian' (Seekers). Now I seek another profession because the audience hates me ..