In its 31-year history, home shopping TV channel QVC has always faced the limitations of time -- just 168 hours a week to sell its products.
Here's how real-time data feeds have changed the company's marketing efforts.
One night, after another bad match and a solo bottle of wine, Webb rejoined JDate—this time posing as a man, to check out her competition. Webb crafted 10 male profiles so perfect they had to be fake (sample code name: Jewish Doc1000) to gather data: what the site's most popular women looked like, which keywords they used, how they timed their messages.
(Duffon), one of three new books about online dating out this month, in which she recounts how she cracked the online dating code to meet her now husband.
"Yet here I was, husband hunting and armed with only a handful of half-assed bullet points."Online dating is now the third most common way couples meet, with 30 to 40 percent of singletons logging in to some 1,500 services.
In the marvelously titled (Current), writer Dan Slater tracks a phenomenon that started in 1965 with "computer dating"—essentially a digital compatibility test, dreamed up by two lovelorn Harvard undergrads desperate to meet Radcliffe girls—and mushroomed into an estimated billion a year industry.
I understand that the air temperature will be warmer, but why does the radiation feel more intense? My French granny says it is more hygienic to poo in a big hole in the garden, like she did when she was growing up, than it is to go inside. She also said that in olden days, people collected pee and used it to make plants grow better. An earlier question in The Last Word gave warnings about eating leftover rice.
I have seen this advice before, saying it is not safe to keep cooked rice for more than a short time, even in the fridge.
Hawkeye Pierce : [writing to his father] You said I sounded a bit callous in my last letter Dad. At this particular Mobile Army Hospital, we are not concerned with the ultimate reconstruction of the patient. Hawkeye Pierce: Frank, I happen to be an officer only because I foolishly opened an invitation from President Truman to come to this costume party. Blake in particular and as such is to be used for the official duties thereof and nothing else. I'm afraid you can't have an incubator but you can have a pizza with everything on it to go. He was afraid that under anesthesia the lieutenant might give away Harry Truman's hat size! When that time comes, I pray you will turn to me so I can laugh in your face. The minute I cut that rope, they made me a soldier. But, alas, I had to leave when the film broke which was about two seconds after I ripped it from the projector. Sidney Freedman: (His final exit line, repeating his advice from "O. But just in case we don't, I want you to know how much you've meant to me. Whenever I see a pair of big feet or a cheesy mustache, I'll think of you. [The two men hug, then Hawkeye boards the helicopter while B. mounts his motorcycle, where he shouts over the helicopter] I'll see you back in the States—I promise!
Queries discover that this person is Lucy herself, 10 years into the future.
She's here to fix all the romantic mistakes her younger self made, and she is not taking "no" for an answer. Season two is about an emotionally immature 26-year-old named Chloe, who is crashing with her sister and can't stay in a relationship for more than five days.
My 8-year-old son is very worried about Earth being destroyed by the sun when it becomes a red giant billions of years from now. They are deciduous and their leaves turn bronze in the autumn, but they don't fall off the tree.
I have tried to comfort him by suggesting we could shift Earth's orbit by hurling asteroids towards the planet on trajectories that will gradually move it away from the sun. Instead, they hang on until spring when other plants are putting out their new leaves.
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