Bed Bugs Aren’t In The News Anymore – Why Is That?

Bed bugs were the Freak-Out Flavor of the Month a few years ago. But you don’t seem to hear much about them now. Why is that? Primarily because those who influence the news stories don’t stand to make a lot of money from them. What? Isn’t news, news? Not really and here is the truth behind bed bugs. These small blood suckers have been a pest of humankind for centuries. Once the details of life were documented with regularity, these pests were discussed frequently. Fossilized bed bugs date back 3500 years so clearly, they are a part of Man’s history.

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Writing Magazine Articles

INTRODUCTION: A feature article is a magazine's main story and usually discusses a special event, person, or place, offering considerable coverage and detail. Whether creatively focused or of a newsworthy nature, there are numerous types of them. This workshop discusses the many aspects needed to craft them. ARTICLE PURPOSES: Article purposes can be expressed by the word "PAST," whose letters correspond to "purpose," "audience," "setting," and "type." 1). Purpose: What is the purpose or end goal of the article? 2). Audience: For whom is the article being written-in other words, what are the interest, understanding, expertise, demographics, and ages of

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How to Write a Newspaper Article Quickly and Easily!

Articles in a newspaper are quick and to the point, not infused with a whole lot of personal opinion or evaluation, and tend towards the facts plain and simple as you can possibly imagine. This style may not seem like a lot of fun to write, but it is one of the most important types of stories and writing skills that you could possibly have. After all, newspapers employ more writers than any other writing industry, and even most companies who are not in the writing industry will look to hire people for writing newspaper articles. So, if you’re a

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Can AI Combat Fake News?

The phenomena of “fake news” may have captured the imagination of Americans during the 2016 Presidential Campaign and the later investigation of Russia’s attempts to swing the election to Donald Trump using fake news on Facebook among other schemes. The truth is that fake or phoney news has been around as a tool for a while and by many to spread propaganda and conspiracy theories for many years prior to the 2016 election. Websites including InfoWars and Brietbart among others have been spreading fake news that supports their agendas. However, it has become a political and societal issue since the

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Magazine as a Source of Information

The Magazine came to live in early 1700s during the outbreak of the World War. During those times, it is used as a support for politics, government, criticisms and information that aims to be affirmed or contradicted either through the release of researches or study results. After gaining the freedom, various companies got the idea on starting a magazine publishing business that would evolve in different aspects of life. People started buying these magazines with the goal of keeping themselves updated with their environment and to expand their knowledge. That was successful. Today, Magazine is probably the number one source

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Drop Cloth Or Newspaper?

When painting a room some people go old fashioned by using old newspapers to cover the floor. This is the cheap man’s way when doing painting around the house. Besides being this a cheap of doing it, let’s look at it from a practical point of view as well as if this is actually the better way comparing it to using plastic drop cloth. The advantages of using newspaper to cover the floor are easy to count. Newspaper is cheap and eventually you have it anyway if you subscribe to the daily paper of your home town. You can “borrow”

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Why Is There So Much NEGATIVE News?

We are experiencing a period of time, when people, seem to be, either, compulsive, news – junkies, fixated on watching stations which only report current events, which support their personal/ political agenda, or, avoiding any reporting, altogether! This may be, at least, to some degree, because, there is so much NEGATIVE information, reported, and, many of us, undergo, constant, undesirable anxiety, stress, and angst, because of world affairs. It seems, we’ve never seen so much more negative than positive information, before, but, while there has always been some, the degree and severity of what’s occurring in our nation, and the

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Magazine Subscription: Advantages

A magazine subscription comes with a spree of advantages. Suppose you find a very interesting issue at your friend’s house and you want to be a loyal reader of it every month. It is tough to run from stand to stand to get hold of the issues every month on time. Hence, it is best to get a subscription so that you read well and enjoy it thoroughly. The most important advantage above all is that a magazine subscription gives you the best value for money. This means you can subscribe to such an issue and save on cost a

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Why Do People Read Magazines?

Magazines are a great source of information and entertainment. People who are regular magazine readers tend to be the most informed about the world. The subject matter of magazines varies as much as the world around us. The choice is completely up to you: It could be health, education, fashion, movies, technology, science, business and the economy, sports, lifestyle, travel and tourism, or anything in between. Besides reading magazines at home, you’ll also find them in hotels, airplanes, offices, salons and just about any place with a waiting room. Women tend to read magazines more frequently than men. They usually

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Why, So Many, Have TIRED, Of Current News?

I have found, myself, often warning my fellow Americans, to wake – up, and resist the temptation, to avoid the every – day, annoyances, vitriol, and empty promises/ rhetoric, we witness, nearly daily! If we take this easier path, of lesser resistance, and ignore this behavior, we let those, who wish to, perhaps, transform our nation, from the land of the free, with equal liberty, rights, and justice, for all, to something, many of us, believe, will be unrecognizable! Instead of giving up, and permitting the negative influences, win, we must avoid the temptation to become TIRED, of the current

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