Beyonce became famous with the group Destiny’s Child. She is a popular rhythm and blues singer. She also is a singer-songwriter and record producer. Beyonce later tried her hand at acting. The movie that got her noticed is Austin Powers in Goldmember in the year 2002.

At the same time, Beyonce’s song „Work it Out“ was released as the Austin Powers movie she took part in. With two hits this brought her stardom to great heights.

Beyonce is thought to have had certain plastic surgeries performed. First and foremost, she is thought to have had rhinoplasty or a nose job. The look is stunning on her face as it is not too over done like other movie stars and singers have done. Her new nose looks attractively thinner and beautifully fits her face.

Beyonce is also thought to have had lip reduction. This may have been done to make her face seem more proportioned with her rhinoplasty. Whether Beyonce had plastic surgery performed or not, she looks gorgeous.

When comparing photos of Beyonce, it is also suspected that she has had breast implant surgery. Older photos show smaller breasts in revealing tops compared to newer photos in revealing tops. Beyonce looks stunning with her new figure.

If you are considering getting plastic surgery please make sure you choose a high quality physician. Get references and do your homework to make sure you are getting the best possible doctor for yourself.

If you are looking to have a nose job or rhinoplasty, consult with your plastic surgeon doctor. Most doctors will show you before and after pictures of your current nose and the results after surgery. You will get a straight on view of your face and a profile view. Some people want to change the complete look of their nose while others want a smaller version. Make sure you and your doctor are expecting the same surgical results.

If you want your lips reduced you must speak to your doctor, too. In the current day fuller lips are preferred so make sure you really want this type of surgery done.

Breast augmentation is a popular surgical procedure. Your doctor can give you a consultation to make sure you are a good candidate for breast augmentation. You have a choice between silicone breast implants and saline breast implants. Saline is thought to be a safer choice. If saline breast implants accidentally leak, the salt water inside of the implant will not harm the body. Silicone breast implants are not that friendly to one’s body if they accidentally leak.

Beyonce’s alleged plastic surgery has enhanced her looks for the better. You may choose to enhance your beauty as well.

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Life – Is It Just An Illusion?

Veröffentlicht: 20. Juni 2013 von admin in Allgemein

It’s a well-known fact that electrons and atoms move at the speed of light, technically flickering in and out of existence. In other words, half of the time we are actually not here.

Our reality, or existence if you will, is in essence a perceived reality, much like a movie or those animated cartoons. The speed with which the pages of the cartoon characters are flipped, gives the illusion and the perception that the cartoon characters are actually animated. That’s because of our own limited five senses and that’s why on some level life is an illusion. There is something there, which affirms that life is occurring, but not the way it seems. Like in show business and politics, it’s all about perception. However, what holds ‚reality‘ together and gives meaning to our existence is love and spiritual enlightment, that deep understanding of who we really are, our place in the universe and the ability to see the unity in all living things. Remember that between birth and death we have nothing but time. And time has no meaning. It’s only through our actions and a sense of purpose that we give life meaning)

Now, if you knew that there was a magic pill that you could take today in order to experience the real deal, you know, more joy (and not the artificial kind), love, fulfillment and success (beyond the narrow definition of material success) while freeing yourself from all fears, wouldn’t you rush to order many bottles without delay? Well, while pills may have some side effects and be in limited supply, the good news is that all that information and so much more is available to you right now in THE AMERICAN DREAM written by Geela, an award winner singer/songwriter and the founder of the innovative nonprofit organization, ONE SPIRIT, ONE WORLD dedicated to helping children and promoting a culture of peace. Mastery of the art of the possible is at the heart of her true-life story of an immigrant who came to the America, overcame incredible obstacles to achieve success, as defined by The American Dream. However, there is a twist to this success story. A near-death experience made her realize that there was more to life than material success and that the American Dream was an illusion since it was based on a materialistic values system, a dead-end to anyone in pursuit of the riches of the heart. Based on her extensive experience, both personally and professionally, Geela put together a blueprint called The Principles For Successful Living. When applied correctly, these principles are sure to take anyone regardless of their circumstances and perceived disabilities, from poverty to prosperity. In fact, many successful people knowingly or unknowingly have been applying them and they WILL work for you too. She should know. Geela is living proof that the possible always exceeds the impossible. Remember, it’s your dream, so claim it.

Since Revelation Means

Veröffentlicht: 19. Juni 2013 von admin in Allgemein

Having been a pastor for more than fifty years, I’ve often asked this question myself. We all basically understand the meaning of a “revelation” , it means the opposite hiding or keeping secret. If the Bible is an “unveiling” of God’s truth, then why would God’s people find it so difficult to comprehend the purpose and message of the Book of Revelation? In fact, the first verse of the Book of Revelation declares the purpose of the Book: “The revelation of Jesus Christ, which God (the Father) gave unto him to show unto his servants which must shortly come to pass..”

So, clearly, God’s purpose is clearly stated as , “to show” God’s servants, future events, that God’s people are not totally aware of. Again, this Book is not written to hide the truth or to encourage ignorance, if so, why would God even write a book; or why would he make known future events for His people to understand? That would be contrary to God’s stated purpose. The very first verse of the Book of Revelation, ought to be encouragement enough to proceed to study and learn what the Book is all about.

To think or believe that the Revelation of Jesus Christ is so hard to understand and therefore, to forsake or neglect the study of the Book, is the opposite of believing God or taking Him seriously. The Lord also pronounced a Special Blessing for those who “read and keep (put into practice)” the things revealed in this Book. Interestingly, this is the only Book of the sixty-six books of the Bible, where this specific promise is given. This is one of seven encouragements to read and study this Book, found in the very chapter of the Book.

You definitely CAN UNDERSTAND the Book of Revelation, or God wouldn’t encourage His people to study it and promise a blessing if they do it. Christians need to know, that you cannot be pleasing to the Lord, when you question or doubt the very purpose God delivered this Book Jesus, the Son, and the Son gave it in a vision to the Apostle John (the human author) to show it to all His servants (believers). Is it not a denial of the Bible’s and God’s stated purpose, to avoid or disregard the study of this Book? You decide for yourself. The one thing I know by personal experience is: You CAN comprehend the Book of Revelation!

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Songwriting Techniques To Help You Write A Killer Title

Veröffentlicht: 18. Juni 2013 von admin in Allgemein

Here are some fun and interesting songwriting techniques to help generate ideas for a great song title.

As a songwriter you know how important the title is. A clever, catchy title intrigues us and arouses our curiosity. Choose a weak or mediocre title and your song may not even get listened to.

Besides, a killer title is much easier to write a great song from. Try these out…

The Dictionary Game

I learned this idea from reading hit songwriter Molly-Anne Leiken’s book „How To Write a Hit Song“.

Open up your dictionary and put your finger on the page. Choose the closest picture noun to your fingertip and write it down on a piece of paper under „nouns“. Do this ten times using a different first letter for each.

Then do this ten more times choosing adjectives that you might use in conversation. When you have your list mix and match the adjectives with the nouns. Try each adjective with each noun.

Many of the pairings will be silly or nonsense, but you will also find some very interesting ones that spark your imagination.

One of my recent dictionary games produced the title „Scarlet Tears“, which turned into a song about an adulterous wife ashamed of her extra-marital activities.

Collect Newspaper Headlines

Pink Floyd’s „Atom Heart Mother“ supposedly came from a newspaper headline read by Floyd’s Roger Waters.

Look closely at the paper every day for short and punchy headlines. Newspaper reporters and editors choose their headlines for impact. A story headline serves the same purpose as a song title. To draw us in and make us want to read/listen.

When you read them, think of them as song titles. Write down the ones that appeal to you, and collect them in a notebook.

Listen To What People Say

Listen to the conversations around you. You can find some great lyric ideas from listening to how people talk. The best lyrics are usually the ones that sound the most natural, like the spoken word. And there are many song titles to be found in the expressions and sayings people use.

Take Every Day Phrases And Twist Them

When people hear something other than what they expect, they sit up and take notice. A title that shocks a little is a great title. A common phrase such as „first-time home buyer“ could become „First-Time Home Wrecker“. Make a great country song!

Play around with some of these songwriting techniques today and try your hand at writing a great song title. Remember to have fun with it. Songwriting should be fun!

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Veröffentlicht: 18. Juni 2013 von admin in Allgemein

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Veröffentlicht: 17. Juni 2013 von admin in Allgemein

Writing lyrics is something you can learn. All you need to do is learn the basic lyric writing techniques, rhyming techniques and how to create structure. For this I would suggest you to buy music and songs of Steve Conway from http://www.steveconwaymusic.com and I am sure this will help you a lot at various levels while writing lyrics.

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Aspiring songwriters must know much to be successful, from creating memorable lyrics, composing the melody, and crafting song structure to collaborating, finding a publisher, and recording a song. Anyone who’s dreamed of writing a hit song but doesn’t know how to start will welcome the inspiration and practical instruction in the books listed below.

Topics covered include basic song components, collaborative songwriting, and creative ways to come up with song ideas. Also included are stages of writing lyrics for a song, from choosing a title to the chorus, verses and the bridgeas well as how to get songs performed, recorded and getting people in the music business interested.

Learn how to write lyrics for songs and different music styles.
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South Park (Season 5) DVD Review

Veröffentlicht: 16. Juni 2013 von admin in Allgemein

Premiering in the late summer of 1997, South Park took American pop culture by storm with its no-holds-barred examination of social and political issues and its lewd yet unique brand of cartoon humor. Created by Trey Parker and Matt Stone, South Park is the lynchpin of cable network Comedy Central’s original programming lineup. Centered around the lives of several kids in the small Colorado town of South Park (a place prone to odd and paranormal occurrences), the series presents itself in the form of crude animated drawings, yet the concept works, playing home to innumerable well-written shows filled with boundless wit, well-timed one-liners, and an endless array of politically-incorrect humor. Love it or hate it, South Park is a truly original animated series with relentlessly off-the-wall plot twists and comic relief. If you love oddball humor, then this is the show for youÂ…

South Park mostly follows the exploits of four elementary school kids – Cartman (who’s overweight and sarcastic), Kyle (who dreams of eliminating his little brother Ike), Stan (who throws up at the sight of a girl he likes), and Kenny (who manages to get killed in every episode). All four attend South Park Elementary School where third grade teacher Mr. Garrison educates them with the use of a hand-puppet named „Mr. Hat“ and cafeteria employee „Chef“ McElroy (Isaac Hayes) dispenses his advice while periodically breaking into 70’s love songs about making love to women. South Park is the setting for numerous oddities such as alien visitors, a monster with a hand of celery and the leg of Patrick Duffy, and Big Gay Al’s Big Gay Boat Ride. South Park also hosts a number famous people from time to time, such as the Devil, Saddam Hussein, the Antichrist, Kathy Lee Gifford, Scott Baio, Tina Yothers, Elton John, and Jesus Christ – who has his own cable access showÂ…

The South Park (Season 5) dvd features a number of hilarious episodes including the season premiere „It His the Fan“ in which Kyle gets four tickets to see The Lion King on stage, but he can’t find anyone (adult or child) willing to go because everyone in South Park is infatuated with the upcoming television broadcast of the show Cop Drama in which the word shit will be used on TV for the first time ever. When the big event occurs, it ends up changing South Park for the worseÂ… Other notable episodes from Season 5 include „Cripple Fight“ in which Big Gay Al becomes Kyle, Stan, Cartman, and Kenny’s Boy Scout leader, and „Cartmanland“ in which Cartman’s grandmother dies and leaves him one million dollars which he then uses to purchase his own personal theme parkÂ…

Below is a list of episodes included on the South Park (Season 5) dvd:

Episode 66 (It Hits the Fan) Air Date: 06-20-2001
Episode 67 (Cripple Fight) Air Date: 06-27-2001
Episode 68 (The Super Best Friends) Air Date: 07-04-2001
Episode 69 (Scott Tenorman Must Die) Air Date: 07-11-2001
Episode 70 (Terrance and Phillip: Behind the Blow) Air Date: 07-18-2001
Episode 71 (Cartmanland) Air Date: 07-25-2001
Episode 72 (Proper Condom Use) Air Date: 08-01-2001
Episode 73 (Towelie) Air Date: 08-08-2001
Episode 74 (Osama Bin Laden Has Farty Pants) Air Date: 11-07-2001
Episode 75 (How to Eat With Your Butt) Air Date: 11-14-2001
Episode 76 (The Entity) Air Date: 11-21-2001
Episode 77 (Here Comes the Neighborhood) Air Date: 11-28-2001
Episode 78 (Kenny Dies) Air Date: 12-05-2001
Episode 79 (Butters‘ Very Own Episode) Air Date: 12-12-2001

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Sanford and Son (Season 6) DVD Review

Veröffentlicht: 15. Juni 2013 von admin in Allgemein

Nominated for six Golden Globes and seven Emmys, including Outstanding Series – Comedy, Sanford & Son became one of the first shows in television history to be almost entirely centered around African-American characters. Modeled after the British TV show Steptoe & Son, the series showcased the underappreciated talents of comic genius Redd Foxx (whose skin color and bad language prevented him from becoming a superstar decades earlier). The brainchild of All In The Family creator Norman Lear, Sanford & Son signaled the beginning of a decade of sitcom classics for the prolific 1970’s TV writer – Maude (1972), Good Times (1974), and The Jeffersons (1975) being the others. Wrought with memorable one-liners and well-timed humor, Sanford & Son was a Top 10 Nielsen rated show every year in which it aired except for its final season (ranking a respectable #27)Â…

Sanford & Son, set in the Watts district of Los Angeles, follows the life of Fred Sanford (Redd Foxx), a 65-year-old African-American junk dealer who shares his business with his 34-year-old son Lamont (Demond Wilson). With Fred’s wife Elizabeth having passed away twenty years earlier, he often evokes Lamont’s sympathy by clutching his heart and proclaiming, „Oh, I’m coming to join you Elizabeth!“ But Fred always survives those near fatal heart attacks, continuing to disperse sarcastic putdowns (often directed at his sister-in-law Esther) and racist stereotypical remarks aimed against whites and Hispanics (especially Lamont’s friend Julio). Using guilt to manipulate his ambitious son into staying and helping run the salvage shop instead of pursuing other endeavors, Fred Sanford spends most of his days lounging around the house (his junk store and home are one and the same) and hanging out with his friends – Grady, Melvin, and BubbaÂ… Well-written and hilarious, Sanford & Son is comedian Redd Foxx at his absolute bestÂ…

The Sanford & Son (Season 6) dvd features a number of hilarious episodes including the season premiere „The Hawaiian Connection: Part 1“ in which three jewel thieves conspire to smuggle some stolen jewels from Hawaii to Los Angeles. When Fred hops a flight to Hawaii to attend a Junkmen of America conference, the thieves plant the jewels on Fred in the hopes of using him as a dupe to carry out their nefarious planÂ… Other notable episodes from Season 6 include „The Winning Ticket“ in which Fred becomes the victim of a con game by a pair of crooks who convince him to run a $500 raffle promotion for Sanford & Son, and „A Matter of Silence“ in which Fred nearly goes deaf due to the wax buildup in his earsÂ…

Below is a list of episodes included on the Sanford & Son (Season 6) dvd:

Episode 112 (The Hawaiian Connection: Part 1) Air Date: 09-24-1976
Episode 113 (The Hawaiian Connection: Part 2) Air Date: 09-24-1976
Episode 114 (The Hawaiian Connection: Part 3) Air Date: 10-01-1976
Episode 115 (California Crude) Air Date: 10-08-1976
Episode 116 (The Stakeout) Air Date: 10-15-1976
Episode 117 (I Dream of Choo Choo Rabinowitz) Air Date: 10-22-1976
Episode 118 (The Winning Ticket) Air Date: 11-05-1976
Episode 119 (Committee Man) Air Date: 11-12-1976
Episode 120 (Fred’s Extra Job) Air Date: 11-19-1976
Episode 121 (Carol) Air Date: 11-26-1976
Episode 122 (Aunt Esther Has a Baby) Air Date: 12-03-1976
Episode 123 (Here Today, Gone Today) Air Date: 12-07-1976
Episode 124 (Aunt Esther Meets Her Son) Air Date: 12-10-1976
Episode 125 (Sanford and Gong) Air Date: 12-17-1976
Episode 126 (Fred Meets Redd) Air Date: 01-14-1977
Episode 127 (Chinese Torture) Air Date: 01-21-1977
Episode 128 (A Matter of Silence) Air Date: 01-28-1977
Episode 129 (When John Comes Marching Home) Air Date: 02-04-1977
Episode 130 (The Reverend Sanford) Air Date: 02-11-1977
Episode 131 (The Will) Air Date: 02-18-1977
Episode 132 (Fred the Activist) Air Date: 02-25-1977
Episode 133 (The Lucky Streak) Air Date: 03-04-1977
Episode 134 (Funny, You Don’t Look It) Air Date: 03-11-1977
Episode 135 (Fred Sings the Blues) Air Date: 03-18-1977
Episode 136 (School Daze) Air Date: 03-25-1977

Some of the best musicians in the world had deafness problems. If you think that is not possible, here are a few names you have probably heard of.

The first is Ludwig van Beethoven. You know, that classical German composer and pianist. At the age of 26, he began to lose his hearing since he suffered from a severe form of tinnitus which made it difficult for him to perceive and appreciate music.

Although there was no high tech gadgets back then to help with his problem, he used a special rod which he attached to the soundboard on a piano that he could bit so the vibrations would then transfer from the piano to his jaw. This was just one of the many hearing aids he used even when he was almost totally deaf.

But this did not hinder Beethoven from composing. To this day, musicians and music lovers alike still appreciate his work as a talented composer and pianist.

Let’s go forward almost about 200 years and surely those who are reading this are familiar with the group the Beatles. Sir George Henry Martin who is a British record producer, arranger and composer also had hearing problems.

He was often referred to as the Fifth Beatle because he was either the producer or co-producer of all the Beatle’s original records and played the piano in some of their songs. Unlike Beethoven, he retired from music due to hearing loss.

Another musician from Great Britain is the singer Peter Townshend. If you watch CSI, the soundtrack of that series was from this rock group. Just like Beethoven, Townshend suffered from tinnitus as a direct result of over exposure to loud music through the headphones and during concerts.

On the American front, you have Brian Wilson who happens to be a songwriter, bassist, and singer for the Beach Boys. What makes this person different is the fact that he was deaf in one ear not because of any illness. This happened when his father hit him on the head with a board while he was still young. Like the other musicians, this did not stop him from being part of the one best recording band’s in music history.

One song diva, movie star and political activist who also has deafness problems is Barbra Streisand. At the age of 7, her doctor diagnosed her with tinnitus. But as we all know, she still pursued her singing career and even did a few films.

Eric Clapton, known guitarist and singer also has deafness problems. He like other musicians believes that this was caused by the loud speakers used during rock concerts. The sad part is that whether it is acute, mild or severe, permanent damage has been done and there is no way to reverse the symptoms.

The good news is that there are now treatments available but its success has varying degrees of reliability.

The musicians that were mentioned here were not deaf when they were born. They lost it later on in life but even with such a handicap, this has not stopped them from writing, producing or playing great music for audiences. If you know someone who has deafness problems, you can still help them be successful in life with a little encouragement.