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Month: February 2019

Crime in America – The Most Dangerous Cities and States

According to the most recently compiled crime reports and analyzed statistics (based on 2008 records), the three most dangerous cities in America are not particularly surprising. New Orleans, Louisiana. There is little wonder that this city takes the number one most-dangerous spot, considering the social upheaval that ensued after Hurricane Katrina. Still in the lengthy throws of recovery, it's illegally that crime stats will drop any time soon in this devastated urban environment. Detroit, Michigan. Poverty has overwhelmed Detroit following the closure of so many auto industry plants and other related businesses that were for so long the center of the area's economy. Desperation has a way of making people turn on each other. Violent crime, especially rape, armed robbery and assaults were through the roof in '08. Gary, Indiana. Gary's drop to the number three spot is something of an accomplishment. They held the infamous number one spot for several years running. Burglary has always been high in this Indiana town, but rape statistics are especially ridiculous. I'd surmise that it would be unwince for any woman to walk down the streets of Gary without a loaded gun, a body guard, locked chastity belt and a pack of wolf hybrids. The rest of the top ten most dangerous cities are: North Charleston South Carolina, Richmond California, Birmingham Alabama, Flint Michigan, Oakland California – which has been in the...

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How to Find Green Homes for Sale

If you are after an energy-efficient, sustainable lifestyle, and tremendous functionality that meets great visual appeal, then you better look for a green home that suits not only your budget but also your preferences. Periodically, new models are being developed and constructed. However, because the demand is still not that high and their selling prices are a bit expensive than standard homes, finding the right one might be a little difficult. The rest of the article attempts to help you find the green house of your choice. Exhaust the internet The technology brought by internet and e-commerce makes almost everything available and searchable on the internet. With a few clicks on your computer, smart phones, and other hand-held gadgets, you can quickly find several green homes that are on sale. There are dedicated real estate websites that cater to this type of home only. Various choices like those located in waterfront areas, reclamation areas, or those that utilize alternative sources of energy are available on online galleries and catalogs. Utilize your personal connections You may not be aware but someone you know might just be the key person to help you find the right green home for you. A relative, neighbor, friend, officemate, or even a coed in college may have the information you are looking for. Of course, this method is also a pretty exhaustive one as you...

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Phoenix Tattoo Designs – 5 Great Phoenix Designs to Choose For Your Next Tattoo

Phoenix tattoo designs are highlyought after because the phoenix has a magnificent look and is also highly symbolic. In this article, I'll tell you more about the meaning behind this tattoo and also tell you about 5 different phoenix tattoo designs you should consider before getting your tattoo. Phoenix Tattoo Meaning The phoenix has great mythological status in many cultures around the world including Japan, China and the ancient empires of Greece and Rome. Often depicted as rising from flames, it is a powerful symbol of rebirth. Tribal Phoenix Tattoo Designs The tribal phoenix tattoo comes in many forms and there are many to choose from. Most feature the bird with wings spread, a small head and a long tail. This accentuates the lines in this style of tattoo. A symmetrical version is often seen on the back or on the lower back. A tribal phoenix tattoo is very intricate and to the casual observer it might not be obvious that the depiction is of a phoenix. This is something to bear in mind when considering this tattoo. Japanese Phoenix Tattoo Designs The phoenix does feature in Japanese culture but not as much as it does in others. It is considered a bird of immortality. Many people choose to get this tattoo done in the Japanese style of tattooing with rich colors and high levels of detail with minimal...

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