2004-2006 Pontiac GTO – Is It Worthy of the GTO Name?

Pontiac is guilty of revisionist history in the 2005 GTO sales brochure. In the brochure, a timeline of significant milestones in the 41 year history of the GTO is presented. The 1964 model naturally leads off the timeline. After all, this car flagrantly violated GM’s anti-racing edict of 1957 and single handedly defined an entirely…

Try a Dental Flipper For Your Missing Teeth

Dental flippers are one type of removable partial dentures, or “removable partials.” All removable partials, including dental flippers, use standard acrylic denture teeth to replace missing natural teeth. The pink base or “plate” portion of a partial denture is an acrylic material identical to the base used in standard full dentures. The Fabrication The fabrication…

Explaining Different Types And Uses Of Excavators

Excavators are construction vehicles used in various construction activities like road construction for digging and the moving material on the site. They are also commonly referred to as backhoes or diggers, called so because they use wire rope or a hydraulic system to dig holes and trenches. An excavator has a long boom arm that…

Wood Sculpture – The Art of Chiseling

In the world of art, masterpieces are created to convey the message and notion of an artist. In literature, authors write books, novels, and stories. In painting, painters create portraits, sketches, depictions and other visual renderings. By merely reading or taking a look at their works of arts, you can have an idea about their…

Dangers of Divorce

Last week we talked about how we look forward at our marriage to this wonderful person and want to live “happily after ever”. We got married believing that this relationship would last for the rest of our lives. We admire and honor those who have stayed married for entire adult lives. However, way too often,…

Warli Painting: How to Do It at Home

Warli painting is a tribal art form of Maharashtra, India. The word ‘warli’ is derived from ‘warla’ meaning a piece of land. Warli paintings are simple and beautiful expressions of the daily life and social events of warli tribe. These paintings were originally used to decorate walls of village houses. The themes of warli paintings…

5 Advantages of LED Lightboxes

Lightboxes provide a vibrant way of displaying your business visuals, so that they really catch the eye of your customers. Display any image: a glossy advertising photograph of your latest product, an announcement of current special offers, a menu to entice passers-by outside a restaurant. Effectively a lightbox is graphic of any size that is…

Senior Activities – 2 Dice Games

So many activities for the elderly, and especially craft, are generally enjoyed more by women than by men. So because our menfolk are usually more competitive and love to play games, here are two games of dice that they will enjoy. They are simple to play and need no more equipment than a pair of…

Wyatt Yeager: Diamond Mine Exploration

As a Texan and the daughter of a cattle rancher, my family album is peppered with photos of men – and a couple of women – with their arm slung over the dusty saddle of a horse, deep in the wilds of Montana, Wyoming, Alaska, the Amazon, or Mexico. Such exploits ceased to amaze me…

Wheel Chair Lifts in History

Wheel chair lifts have been one of the most significant advances in disabled mobility since the wheel chair itself was invented. They play a supporting role. Certain kinds extend the range handicapped people can move about directly, by transporting them across the stairs that would otherwise hinder them.  Wheel chair lifts are designed to lift a person…