Monthly Archive: February 2009


Off the Clock Dining

If you’ve ever paid top dollar in a fancy restaurant and had the waiter practically pull your chair out from under you to get you to leave, you’ve been the victim of “table turning.” That obnoxious trend is being reversed by some of the finest celebrity chefs in the world, and patrons are enjoying the benefits.

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Pacifying vs Checking Out

Here’s the thing: “Scientists believe a common heart medicine may be able to banish fearful memories from the mind. The Dutch investigators believe beta-blocker drugs could help people suffering from the emotional after-effects of...