Journey in Life: 02/13/18

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

"Pretty wife, old wine -- many friends" nghĩa là gì?

'Pretty wife, old wine -- many friends'
~ ngạn ngữ Bulgaria

= vợ đẹp, rượu lâu năm -- nhiều bạn

Người tình rượu bia. Photo courtesy freestocks.org.

Bài trước: "A prudent wife is from the Lord" nghĩa là gì?

Sát ngày Valentine giá hoa hồng lại rục rịch tăng

Valentine’s Day and Understanding the Price System

A Price Is a Signal Wrapped Up in an Incentive


...exploring the mystery and marvel of prices. We take a look at how oil prices signal the scarcity of oil and the value of its alternative uses. Following up on our previous video, “I, Rose,” we show how the price system allows for people with dispersed knowledge and information about rose production to coordinate global economic activity. This global production of roses reveals how the price system is emergent, and not the product of human design.

Nhạc Giáng sinh bất hủ

nghe vừa thôi không thì ong thủ...
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A study has found that holiday music on constant replay can be mentally draining (làm cho kiệt sức) for employees working in shops
A psychologist says: 'You're simply spending all of your energy trying not to hear what you're hearing'
About 61 percent of people experience stress during the Christmas season
But studies also show that holiday music puts shoppers in the spending mood

...Clinical psychologist Linda Blair told Sky News: ‘It might make us feel that we’re trapped (cảm thấy bị mắc bẫy) – it’s a reminder that we have to buy presents, cater (chăm sóc, phục vụ, mua vui, giải trí... cho) for people, and organize celebrations.' Music goes right to our emotions immediately and it bypasses rationality.‘