Loose (and eventually tighter) fitting chausses were worn by the wealthy members of society. The codpiece opening was later added so men could relieve themselves easily. The Victorian underwear was made of flannel mostly and there was usually a matching top.
Top 10 deadliest fish most feared Sea CreaturesWhen we think of the most scariest creatures and predators that roam the surface of the earth we think of ferocious beasts like Lion, Tiger, Wolves etc. But what about the creatures that are in our oceans, seas and lakes. Recently, I was watching a show on animal planet, called River Monsters, where some of the deadliest and the most dangerous fishes were shown thriving not only in salty ocean water, but in clean waters like the one we have in our lakes, and rivers.
It also could set an example for some other companies as they look for ways to cushion themselves from a potential rise in healthcare costs next year as a result of President Barack Obama health care reforms, according industry experts and retail executives. Tovar said that the move wasn related to these reforms, commonly known as Obamacare, but he did acknowledge that it could take a year or more for temporary workers to receive health care benefits. Staffing has remained relatively flat even as more stores have opened in recent years.
SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileA few weeks back I told you how I was getting sucked into the world of Bluetooth, thanks to those little ear sets that let you use the cellphone more safely while driving. Well, wouldn’t you know it, I’ve discovered another Bluetooth device that adds terrific convenience to the traveler. It’s the PS900 Printstik from Planon, the people who make the tiny Docupen handheld scanner.
SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileAccording to a new study, the common perception that eating a large breakfast means consuming fewer calories throughout the day is a myth, the BBC reports.Published in Nutrition Journal, German scientists at the University of Munich suggest reducing the size and caloric content of your breakfast could be the key to losing weight.The study followed nearly 400 people for two weeks, as the subjects kept a diary of how much they ate, at what time they ate and how much it weighed.In the study, some had large breakfasts, some had small breakfasts and some skipped the meal entirely.The people who ate a large breakfast were shown to eat more throughout the rest of the day than those who started their day with a small meal.Read the report for yourself here.Do you pay attention to the relative size of your breakfast, or do you skip the meal altogether? Take our survey and let us know.How do you tackle breakfast in the morning?online surveys(This is not a scientific survey. It is based on readers’ responses).Internet freedom: Should government have the ability to shut down the internet?The Egyptian government shut down access to the internet and the country’s cellphone data network early Friday, according to media reports. Internet and cellphone data service was unavailable throughout the country, making it impossible for news of the protests.