09: La.óos Tláa Ida Calmagne

09: La.óos Tláa Ida Calmagne

Speaker is La.oos Tláa/Ḵáagʼanshí Ida Calmegane. Recorded by Alice Taff August 21, 2009, at Ed and Janice Hotch’s House in Klukwan, Alaska. SYMBOLS: Brackets={false start}, (added for clarity), [translator/transcriberʼs note]. ???=canʼt understand. Produced at the University of Alaska Southeast, this material is based upon work supported by National Science Foundation grant 0853788. Any opinions, findings, and […]

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I Took All My Grandparents’ Money And Spent It For Candies

I Took All My Grandparents’ Money And Spent It For Candies

Hey guys, I’m Daniella. I’m 18 now. This story began with me stealing 30 bucks from my grandparents, and in a few years it resulted in a complete break within my family, and my parents invading my house and forcing me to give up my plans for going to college. I guess that’s what is […]

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MONEY FROM THE HINDU ENDOWMENT BOARD IS BEING USED BY THE GOVERNMENTS

MONEY FROM THE HINDU ENDOWMENT BOARD IS BEING USED BY THE GOVERNMENTS

Money from the Hindu endowments board has been used to fund two things – The Holy land pilgrimage for Christians and Haj subsidies. So, Hindu money is being used for doing this. I would actually say if I were a Christian or a Muslim, I would be offended ki humare paas paisa nahi hai kya. […]

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Make-A-Wish® branded items remind donors of the magic

Make-A-Wish® branded items remind donors of the magic

Make-A-Wish grants the wishes of local children, battling critical illnesses, to give them the hope, strength and joy they need to endure dark and challenging times. The Make-A-Wish mission is so incredibly important. The wish could be anything from a favorite place to go, meeting their favorite character, trying to be an actor, a writer, […]

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Working with Donors in a Historical Records Repository

Working with Donors in a Historical Records Repository

Every historical record repository involved with acquiring records or manuscripts. You may collect materials from your own organization, your local community or materials that pertain to a particular time period or subject. In many cases people who own historical documents have strong attachments to them. Acquiring items involves more than signing forms and moving into […]

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This is How All-You-Can-Eat Buffets Really Make Their Money

This is How All-You-Can-Eat Buffets Really Make Their Money

If you’ve ever gorged yourself at an all you can eat buffet, you’ve probably wondered how they manage to make any money. Letting people just eat anything they want all willy-nilly couldn’t possibly be profitable, right? Well, grab a plate, because we’re about to reveal how all-you-can-eat buffets really make their money. Cutting back on […]

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Marco Rubio Prefers To Keep His Campaign Donors Secret

Marco Rubio Prefers To Keep His Campaign Donors Secret

>>THE NEW YORK TIMES HAS AN EDITORIAL ABOUT SENATOR RUBIO’S STEALTHY DONORS. MARCO RUBIO, AS I WILL SHOW YOU AT THE END, CLAIMS HE IS ALL FOR TRANSPARENCY AND WANT YOU TO KNOW WHO IS DONORS ARE. IT TURNS OUT, NOT EXACTLY. THERE IS HIS OFFICIAL CAMPAIGN, THEN THERE ARE THE SUPER PACS THAT SPENT […]

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Endowment Effect – Psychology Term Of The Day

Endowment Effect – Psychology Term Of The Day

Today’s term from psychology is Endowment Effect. In psychology and economics, the endowment effect (also known as divestiture aversion) is the hypothesis that people ascribe more value to things merely because they own them. In plain language, the Endowment Effect refers to the fact that people often demand much more to give up an object […]

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