GEORGE H. CUTTER wheeled his big convertible into his reserved space in the Company parking lot with a flourish. A bright California sun drove its early brightness down on him as he. This story was published in If: Worlds of Science Fiction, September 1954. Extensive research did not uncover any evidence that the U.S. copyright on this publication was renewed.
If you want to focus children's attention, you first have to capture their interest. Attention Games is filled with interesting and child-tested activities that can help children of all ages become better at focusing and paying attention. By sharing the upbeat, joyful activities in Attention Games, you can enhance your child's intelligence, boost his confidence, increase his ability to concentrate on one thing for long periods, and show that you care.
Can video games increase the financial capability of millions of financially vulnerable Americans? Doorways to Dreams Fund seeks to address this question with its Financial Entertainment (FE) innovation, which leverages the power and popularity of casual video games to engage consumers in a financial education experience that links increases in financial knowledge and confidence to financial actions and real world behavior change.
How great is your brain? Check yourself out with 22 teasers, with 15 parts each and a time limit-it's the first-ever fun-and-games way to rate your intelligence. Some samples you won't find on any regular IQ test:
1. If a shameless grape is a BRAZEN RAISIN, what would you call a little stone in the resistance movement?
2. Three related words have been written in a row, with the vowels removed. Add the vowels to complete the words: L P H N T R M D L L N T L P
3. What common English word contains the consecutive letter sequence XOP?...
What does it mean to promote yourself? Is the promotion game worth spending your energy on? Employees often get locked into playing the corporate game where someone else sets the speed of the treadmill and dictates how fast to run. Conversely, playing the promotional game can be a lot of fun because you control the speed of the treadmill and determine what promotional plays to use to move yourself up the corporate ladder. If you play the game right, you’ll come out a winner and get promoted along the way....
First and foremost, i wish to thank my publisher, wes beckwith, for his endless encouragement, support, and enthusiasm.I am grateful for the confidence he placed in me to complete this project to a hight standard and on schedule.Thanks to all the over wordware folks for their contri- butions and efforts on this book , eschewwing obtributions at every turn
In social networks, since nodes generally belong to di®erent authorities and
pursue di®erent goals, they will not cooperate with others unless cooperation can
improve their own performance. Thus, how to stimulate cooperation among nodes in
social networks is very important. However, most of existing game-theoretic cooper-
ation stimulation approaches rely on the assumption that the interactions between
any pair of players are long-lasting.
Also available on Feedbooks for McKimmey: • Planet of Dreams (1953) • George Loves Gistla (1954) • Confidence Game (1954) • Celebrity (1953) • Pipe of Peace (1953) Copyright: Please read the legal notice included in this e-book and/or check the copyright status in your country. This etext was produced from If: Worlds of Science FictionMarch 1954. Extensive research did not uncover any evidence that the U.S. copyright on this publication was renewed. Minor spelling and typographical errors have been corrected without note.
Many criminal offenses may be classified under the general heading of larceny. In this chapter we discuss some of the most frequently encountered types of larceny; fraud by credit card and check; cellular phone cloning; shoplifting; confidence games; mail fraud; Ponzi schemes and money laundering. This chapter also includes a discussion on identity theft, a more calculated form of fraud.
Welcome to Coaching Baseball For Dummies, a book dedicated to helping
and teaching all the wonderful volunteer coaches who sign up to
introduce kids to this magnificent sport that is played and enjoyed by millions
around the world. Youngsters love the thrill of putting on the colorful
uniform on game day, exchanging high-fives with teammates and coaches
after making great catches and delivering clutch hits, and collecting grass
stains diving for ground balls and sliding into second base.
Writing a book about Jack Nicklaus, golf ’s leading major
championship winner, is not easy. The reason: Nicklaus
knows his swing and shot-making game well and has written about
it in books, most notably Golf My Way. Therefore, taking the challenge
head-on to analyze this great golfer’s technique and point out
secrets of his setup and swing that he was never aware of,
or chose not to share, was quite a daring task. Nevertheless, I
approached this assignment confidently, based on my experience
as a former golf teacher and senior editor of instruction for GOLF
"CHAMP, what's with ya lately?" Benny asked the question as they lay on the beach. "Nothing," Frankie answered. "Just fight-nite miseries, I guess." "No it ain't, Frankie. It's something else. You losin' confidence in Milt? That it? Can't you hold it one more time? You guys only need tonite and you got it. One more to make Ten-Time Defenders—the first in the game, Frankie." "We won the last two on points, Benny. Points—and I'm better than that. I keep waiting, and waiting, for my heels to set; for Milt to send it up my legs and back and let fly....