Biography of Jorge Blanda

In a time when players didn’t have much protection in the form of padding, George Blanda was the paragon of longevity, remaining relatively injury-free throughout his career. He played quarterback, placekicker and even linebacker. He played for the Chicago Bears, the Oakland Raiders, the Houston Oilers, and the Baltimore Colts. George Blanda played 26 seasons

Hello from Calgary – a delicious dinner at Il Giardino

After taking a lovely and much-needed break at the historic Twin Gables Bed and Breakfast, we headed out to explore the immediate neighborhood, the restaurant area on 4th Street. We were going for a walk, but considering that I had been really sick with an unbelievable chest cold for the past few days, venturing out

Crash Coordination with BIM Software

Conflict detection is important for contractors during the pre-construction stage. Collision data management is a laborious and time consuming task. Therefore, visualizing the conflict area in advance facilitates smooth installation once the project is in progress. Collision-free models help in quantity generation, scheduling, and cost estimation. Now, several crash coordination software applications are available in

Top 7 things to consider before you start investing

Whether they are investors, potential investors or the general public looking to start investing, everyone gets excited the moment they have extra money on their hands and one of the usual plans is to invest it for quick profits. People want to start making their money work for them and that is a very understandable

Do you have tiny little red bugs in your bathroom?

Although there are several possibilities, the potential for a stored product pest infestation, in particular the presence of flour beetles, should not be overlooked. The confused flour beetle and the red flour beetle are very similar in appearance. The best way to tell them apart is by examining their antennae. RFB antennae take on a

The Curious Case of GOD, Talent and Perseverance

A few days ago, I was watching a YouTube video in which Harsha Bhogle philosophically described how talent is one of the most ‘useless’ things to possess at the highest levels of companies. He justified his illuminating revelation by drawing comparisons between Sachin Tendulkar and Vinod Kambli, two childhood friends who strove to succeed at

A guide to the friend zone when dating

Attention Daters: The Friend Zone Isn’t Always A Bad Thing! We have all fallen in love with a friend at some point or another; maybe you even ended up in a relationship with one of these guys. However, whether you like it or not, male friends won’t always like you in the same way that

Hangovers and how to treat them

How many of us have said “I will never drink again”. It’s something many of us have claimed the morning after a riotous night as we struggle to face the light of day with a throbbing headache, a parched tongue, and a distinctly queasy feeling in the pit of our stomach. For many, this promise