There is no doubt that some serious money is flying around in the world of the NHL. Perhaps not as much as the enormous sums earned by NBA or NFL players, and in fact falling very short in that regard. But still, the contract amounts are certainly nothing to turn your nose up at. The top players are paid an incredible amount of money, which doesn’t even take into consideration sponsorship and endorsement deals with the likes of sporting world giants such as Nike. So, the true overall values of these players is not listed here, only their official salary paid as a professional player for their team is revealed, and it’s still not small change! [Read more…]
Whether little white lies or great big whoppers, humans have been lying to themselves and to one another since the first liar realised they could communicate something other than the truth; and be believed! Being lied to can cause a huge amount of pain and misery, but there are ways to know when someone is not being honest.
Detectives, psychologists, and even Poker players have learned to recognise telltale signs of dishonesty, such as body language, verbal indications, and facial expressions. According to FBI agent and author Mark Bouton, he used tells when identifying Oklahoma bombing suspect Timothy McVeigh. In his book, How to Spot Lies Like the FBI, he explained that being able to spot signs of deceit can be as helpful in everyday life as it can be in a police investigation. [Read more…]
The new year is a popular time to review your health, lifestyle and eating habits. And health experts too have hit the ground running with a comprehensive review of 41 different diets and diet trends. Each was checked out and ranked in accordance with its likely effectiveness, using criteria such as safety, how easy it would be to manage the diet, nutritive values and help with weight loss. In addition, each diet was also rated for its contribution to maintaining good heart health and preventing diabetes. [Read more…]
These days, Lindsay Lohan is remembered more for her bizarre antics than for her roles in the Parent Trap and Mean Girls. In 10 years, she has been arrested more times for driving under the influence of alcohol and for shoplifting than she probably cares to remember.
She received more than 200 hours of community service after pleading guilty to driving recklessly in 2013. A Los Angeles judge then ordered her to do an additional 125 hours of community service because she held meet-and-greets with fans when she was in London in 2014. [Read more…]
December is finally here, which means your freezer is stuffed with festive food, you’re having mince pies for breakfast; and are dreading having to spend time with that elderly aunt who pinches your cheeks, or that distant uncle that pinches your bottom! It also means you’ve likely already planned out your Netflix binge-watching session. Don’t worry, we all have, there is no shame in sinking at least a full week of your holiday leave into watching TV.
Plus, the good news is that Netflix is well aware of your December binge-watching tendencies, and is bulking up on content to keep you entertained. Want to know what’s new? Take a look at some of the most interesting shows that are being added to the streaming service in December. Grab the popcorn, sit back, and be sure to put your phone on silent. [Read more…]