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Donald Trump and Ronald Reagan are the only Presidents to have been divorced. Both were divorced before taking office. No President has gotten a divorce while in office, although John Tyler and Woodrow Wilson both lost their wives and became widowers during their time in office. Both of them remarried while in office. James Buchanan is the only President who never married. He did get engaged to a woman named Ann Coleman long before taking office, but the marriage was cancelled...
During the height of #ArtDeco, smoking was still considered to be glamorous, so there are quite a few examples of elaborate ash trays from the time period that provided a blend of #art and practicality. #ArtDecoMuseum
The identity model of decision making says that we don't make decisions based on our own self interest. Instead, we make decisions based on the interests of our group. That group can be a lot of things, like profession, religion, political party, race, gender, etc. Our decisions are based on how we think someone in our group is "supposed" to decide. Examples: "I'm a liberal. I should support environmental causes". "I'm a conservative. I should support gun rights." "I'm a firefighter. I...
si perse di vista it was no longer in sight #italian
La cassetta Small box It does not refer to a music cassette tape as you might guess. For a music casette tape, use the word musicassetta. #Italian
Someone on twitter brought up a YouTube video  in which they claim that evolution is mathematically impossible. I encourage you to go watch the video, but the gist of their argument is this: A cell is really complex, so for the first cell to spring up out of nowhere would be statistically impossible. This is a very common argument from evolution deniers, but it has quite a few problems with the biological concepts, the statistics, and the logic involved. For...
litigato fought, argued #italian
To pause execution of a #python program: ```python import time print "Blah" # Sleep 5 seconds time.sleep(5) print "Foo" ``` #programming
Mi sveglio e faccio la doccia I wake up and take a shower #italian
What is a ligature? Some letter combinations, like fi, can be hard to read, because the dot on the i clashes with the f overhang thing. So some fonts have a special character called a ligature that is both letters merged into one character in a way that is stylistically sound. Avoid these in web design, except maybe in headings, because they can break the search tool in browsers. #GraphicDesign #webdesign #DesignForHackers #webdev