There are a lot of tourist attractions in the world that draw hundreds of people in one of the world’s major cities every year. The state of California has a unique tourist attraction located in San Luis Obispo.
You might have heard about such a thing in novels and stories, but it exists in real life, the Bubblegum Alley. Yes, it is exactly what it sounds like. The alley consists of a wall full of chewing gum plastered by the visitors.
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If you look at the today’s California, you will not believe that this once a broke state has recovered so fast. According to the recent research study, California’s economy has beat the giant economies of Italy and Russia. Analysts have placed California at number eight on the list of world’s most powerful economies.
The research shows that the State has around $2.203 trillion of revenue in the year 2014, which puts it one spot behind Brazil. According to Steve Levy, the director and senior Economist of the Center for Continuing Study of the California Economy (CCSCE): “I think the first component is the very large tech surge in the Bay Area. The second component that’s done very well is trade and tourism, which is centered in Southern California, home to several ports and tourist destinations.”
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Do you know that at one time Quincy, Massachusetts became the richest town per capita in the United States of America. Research shows that nearly 67% of the population (of the town) achieved a millionaire status before passing their fortunes to the children and grandchildren. The fortune was given away to the family in the form of trust funds and gifts.
Pat Munroe, also know as Mr. Pat, observed that coca-cola is one of those brands which will always be popular among people regardless of the economy. Mr. Pat decided that people should invest in coca-cola even at the time of depression because the brand will never lose its value.
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Do you dream of blue eyes? Regardless of where you are on the planet, people love blue eyes. Well, guess what, your dream for lighter color iris is about to be true, given that the new technological innovation passes the lab tests.
Strōma Medical Corporation based in California has devised a new laser technology that can decrease the amount of melanin (a pigment responsible for producing color in the skin). For those who are not aware, every individual is born with blue eyes. It’s the amount of pigment in your body that creates a layer of brown and hazel shades on your eye iris.
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When it comes to defining the laws of the universe, there is no better brain than Einstein’s. The E=mc2 genius has developed various theories that have set the foundation of modern science, but the recent claims that he related the existence of honey bees to the survival of humanity seem a little phony.
Commentators suggest that Einstein once stated: “ If the bees disappeared off the surface of the globe, then man would only have four years of life left. No more bees, no more pollination, no more plants, no more animals, no more man. If the bee disappears from the surface of the earth, man would have no more than four years to live.”
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Steve Rothstein is a well known name among the frequent flyers. After all, he is the guy who was lucky enough to be one of the 66 individuals who bought a golden ticket for a lifetime travel in 1987. Yep, you read correctly. Rothstein bought the ticket from American Airlines and has since traveled to various countries and cities on a regular basis.
According to research, Rothstein has clocked nearly 10 million miles on more than 10,000 flights. Research also states that Rothstein used his privilege to fly people who wanted to be with their families, but could not afford to.
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Do you dream of fancy sports car that you could use everyday for work? Well, the Abu Dhabi police officers have their dream come true after a shiny new Lykan Hyper Sport was added to the squad. Yep, the police in Abu Dhabi now rides the luxurious $3.4 million, one of the Fast and Furious cars to chase the bad guys. Just like in movies!
Another remarkable fact about the brand new vehicle might astonish you even more: it is one of the seven units ever made! The Abu Dhabi police rides one of the seven units of Lykan Hyper Sport ever manufactured. The vehicle has 770-horsepower and can go from 0 to 100 km per hour. Imagine its speed!
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One of the most talked about subjects regarding Job’s family life has been Lisa Brennan—Job’s first daughter with Chrisann Brennan, Job’s then-girlfriend. For years, Job’s denied being the father of now Harvard graduate journalist, Lisa Brennan. Chrisann Brennan in her critically acclaimed memoir “The Bite in the Apple: A Memoir of My Life With Steve Jobs,” highlights the early years of then Apple CEO and her relationship. She describes it as a splendid chain of events between the two high school sweethearts.
Brennan explains in her memoir the ups and down of their relationship and the turmoils that followed in the later years of their relationship. At one point she states “Steve had always been a brilliant misfit, but at this time — to be generous — he wasn’t managing his growing power very well. In fact, he was positively despotic. Excellence had always been a gorgeous thing in Steve, but now he was using it like a weapon. He’d look for excellence, and when he didn’t find it, he’d behave badly and take it out on people.”
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What would your reaction be if you are told that a guy went on without any food for 15 days? Shocking, right? Now read this, as claimed by various resources on the internet, a holy man in India has been living without any food or water, wait for it, for 75 years! I know what you are thinking “that’s malarkey!”
According to the news reports generated by various internet sources, the holy man named sadhu Prahlad Jani claims to have found the life sustaining nectar that travels down from the hole in his palate. We usually experience this kind of thing in movies, but it appears that the holy man is not kidding around. According to him, he left his home at the age of 7 in search for spirituality. On his journey he was blessed by the 3 most distinguished Goddesses in Hinduism, namely Ma Kali, Ma Lakshmi, and Ma Saraswati.
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