Friday, 7 March 2014


I had the wonderful privilege of touring Mullins Food Products, Makers of mayonnaise. Questions about food poisoning came up, and I wanted to share what I learned from a chemist.

Ed, who was our tour guide, is a food chemistry whiz. During the tour, someone asked if we really needed to worry about mayonnaise. People are always worried that mayonnaise will spoil. Ed's answer will surprise you

Sunday, 2 March 2014

Lil Wayne Owes US Government $12 Million Dollars

Lil Wayne isn’t very happy with how March started this year. The rapper just got slapped with a federal income lien by the IRS for a whopping $12 million dollars in unpaid taxes.
$12,155,084.46 to be exact. Yep, the IRS didn’t even forgive the extra 46 cents.
According to a scoop by Gossip Extra, the Miami-Dade County Clerk of Court’s office noted in the lien that Lil Wayne, or as the IRS call him, Dwayne Michael Carter Jr., failed to pay $5.8 million dollars

Saturday, 1 March 2014

Man With Terminal Cancer Dedicates Last Months to Making Wife's Dreams Come True

If you had only six months left to live, what would you do? For one man in England, it meant marrying a woman he knew since high school and making her dreams come true.
In January 2012, 26-year-old Chris Price moved in with Ceri Johnson. Shortly after, he began having stomach pains. In April, doctors diagnosed him with cancer. Price underwent an eight-hour surgery to remove part of his stomach, where the cancer had spread.
According to doctors, Price was in the clear. But a year later, a secondary cancer appeared in his liver and lungs.

This time the diagnosis was terminal. So Price turned to Johnson and told her he would give the bride-to-be everything she ever wished for.
"It was as if Chris wanted to spend his last days making me as happy as he could," she told BBC News. "We did such a lot in those last six months. He was so positive. He never talked about dying; he just wanted to see me and the children happy in the time he had left."
First, the couple became husband and wife in a church ceremony that saw Johnson's four children as guests of honor. Then Price took his family to Disneyland Paris. After stopping home for a few weeks, the newlyweds flew to New York to sightsee and shop.

Price's wish granting wasn't just limited to trips. According to Wales Online, the husband also gifted his wife with material items she had always wanted: a pair of Louboutin shoes and a Mulberry bag.
Johnson received a trip to Las Vegas for her birthday. Price had planned on joining her, but his health took another turn for the worse. He died in Johnson's arms, and his funeral took place in the same church where they had married just six months earlier.
"If my love could have saved him, he would have lived forever," she said. "We packed so much into the short time we had together. His illness made him live completely in the moment, and he taught me to do the same."