The most talked about shopping day of the entire year, the so-called Black Friday is always kind of crazy and in 2014 it turned out to be no different than the craziness of the years gone by. There are crazy stories about Black Friday all around the internet, some are tragic and others just puzzling. Every year we hear about all kinds of crazy things that happen on Black Friday. Some are understandable, like saving tons of money on the years must have electronic device or gadget while others are not understandable at all. Below are some of the more notable that I read about in the day or so following this years Black Friday, 2014. Topping the list of Black Friday craziness is a story about a twenty two year old Chicago, Illinois woman who was shot by an ex-boyfriend. After shooting the twenty two year old in the head, he former boyfriend then turned the gun on himself and fired. This crazy Black Friday shooting happened at the Nordstrom department store at 55 East Grand Ave. in Chicago Illinois (USA) on the first level of the store. It was the twenty two year old woman’s birthday and herREAD MORE !
The internet plays an important part of the lives for many people all over the world. The internet helps to provide up with a quick and efficient way to find whatever it is that we are looking for at any given time. Weather you are looking for the latest news stories, trying to see what the weather forecast will be, you are looking to make a purchase, or many other things, the internet is where millions of people look first. One main reason for this is that through the internet all of these things can be done very easily and quickly. Now, this is a good thing because these abilities of the internet is part of what makes it such a great thing. Though like pretty much anything else out there, too much of a good thing can actually have some negative affects on our lives. So like anything else, just make sure that you don’t let too much of this good thing cause these negative affects. Despite all the great things the internet brings to us, people have lived thousands of years without it. So although it enriches our lives so much, live will work without it. READ MORE !
I have lately been having that feeling of knowing I am just getting too old. I found myself reflecting yesterday on how things were about twenty to twenty five years ago (or so) when I felt like I would be young forever and I wasn’t going to be like the older people I had seen my whole life. I then started thinking about the way life is now and they way it was back then. Boy have times changed without me realizing how fast it has happened! I have recently caught myself noticing how much more dependent on technology people are getting these days. Many people feel like they can’t leave their house without their cell phone and possibly some other electronic device or gadget. People just can’t seem to comprehend what life would be like without those precious devices. Many people feel utterly helpless if they forget their cell phone, iPod or other MP3 player or maybe their cherished tablet. I am starting to think that I am starting to feel like my parents probably felt when they were around my age. That feeling like what we grew up knowing has changed and life will never beREAD MORE !