Monday Aug 18
Read this Right Now! Four Steps to Stop Procrastinating
It's tempting to imagine that procrastination was invented fairly recently. Without the Internet at their desks, without smartphones in their pockets, how could previous generations possibly have killed an hour or a day avoiding the work that needed to be done? Somehow, they managed.
That Voice in the Wilderness
Although both the Bible and Dartmouth - the latter founded before the American Revolution by a man who arrived, literally, in "the wilderness" with 500 bibles - use the Latin to mean slightly different things, the spirit of the phrase however is clear: Even one voice, speaking truth on its own, can make a difference.
Cost Of Wildfires Burns Through Budgets, Pushing Feds To Find Other Funds
As a massive wildfire burned in Washington state this week and the threat of more fires looms over the West , there has been increasing pressure to fix the way the country pays to fight fires.
Obama Attributes Wildfires To Climate Change
President Barack Obama says a wildfire that has burned nearly 400 square miles in the north-central part of Washington state, along with blazes in other Western areas, can be attributed to climate change.