Sunday, August 29, 2010

Taking a Road Trip - Lesson 20 - English Vocabulary

Topic: Words and expressions related to travel.
Level: Intermediate

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Sunday, August 22, 2010

Is Your Cell Phone Bugged?

This short video explores ways to determine if your cell phone has been compromised to act as a bug. While it's obviously unlikely that this would happen to most people, it was recently revealed that the FBI has used this technique, and just as illicit wiretaps are possible, illicit cell phone bugging could also occur.

This video is based on Lauren Weinstein's December 2006 blog entry: "How To Tell If Your Cell Phone Is Bugged" located at:

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Peppy English Pronunciation Lesson 3 - British and American Accents - Learn English with Steve Ford

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Friday, August 13, 2010

Eat Pray Love: Rotten Tomatoes Show Review

Brett Erlich and Ellen Fox join forces with top movie critics to review "Eat Pray Love," starring Julia Roberts in the movie adaptation of Elizabeth Gilbert's best-selling novel about a woman who re-evaluates her life after a painful divorce.

Thursday, August 05, 2010

How To Clean Grout !!!!

Mold, mildew, and food are some of the culprits that stain grout in your bathroom and kitchen, but a few household products and some elbow grease can get your grout looking like new.