Born into the Idiot Box Culture
American infants are avid television viewers, so much so that almost one in five babies rooms sport a television set. A parallel study also found that 40 percent of babies are sworn friends with the television by the age of 3 months and 90 percent by age 2.
According to a survey by Univers...
Survey Results: Health Care Technology Advances as Physician Frustration Grows
...the software developers don't have enough clinical knowledge to create true time-saving devices. As one physician scoffed, "Our administrator hired an idiot
for our Internet person."
Or as another put it: "It's difficult to keep IT interested in the discussion. They don't take the time to really under...
Personal Fitness Training Goes Online for 2008
...al trainer and become your own personal
trainer," said Craig Nybo, President of Totalhuman.com. "With Virtual
Trainer Pro, you will never look like an idiot
at the gym." Along with
custom workouts, Virtual Trainer Pro offers a multitude of education videos
that can be watched online. These videos teach pro...
Psoriasis Cure Now Video Contest $7,500 Grand Prize Winner Announced
... innocent face of
Hayward auditioned two dozen children to select the stars of his video,
and used a sign below his camera reading "I'm an idiot
fathead and if you
are reading this so are you" in order to get the candid stares and pointing
that drive his video forward. "I had written off my cha...
TV Viewing Increases Intake of Junk Food
...e than 162,000 children in 35 countries.
It was found that consumption of sweets and fizzy drinks rises with each hour they spend in front of the idiot
box. Researchers at the universities of Aberdeen and Ghent, in Belgium, have prompted renewed calls for curbs on TV viewing by children and junk food ...
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Six signs you may be taking yourself too seriously at work
...t ease that you swing too far in the opposite direction and take yourself just a tad too seriously. Then what's really bad is that you look like a big idiot
(of course, few people will ever tell you so).
Thinking about the Ginger*-riding cop and the early, awkward cell phone users got me thinking about...
Hartford firm brings video to the dashboard
...tion they have made available, as well as raise their industry standards. We give all the information about the engine, replacing dashboard gauges and idiot
lights, Hall said.
To create this complementary system for managing the different functions of a vehicle, HED chose to work from the preexisting el...