Eyeglasses and Contact Lenses - More Style, Same Utility

Written by Peter Smithson

At one time, promotions on television advertised a new, sexier you if you elected to loserepparttar glasses and pop in a pair of contact lenses. This image has always been demonstrated in Superman comics, television programs and movies.

He's a bit of a geek or too normal a guy, but whenrepparttar 143756 glasses come off - he's Superman. Fortunately,repparttar 143757 image- makers and shakers that relegated eyeglasses torepparttar 143758 awkward,repparttar 143759 nerd gear of decades past has begun to embrace glasses forrepparttar 143760 fashionable, functional necessity they have become.

The differences between glasses and contact lenses are more related to personal issues of comfort than to image. Arguments can be made in support of contacts over eyeglasses.

For example, contact lenses are worn directly overrepparttar 143761 eye allowing natural vision and no distortion as some eyeglass wearers may experience because ofrepparttar 143762 small gap betweenrepparttar 143763 lens ofrepparttar 143764 glasses and your eye.

There is always a constant awareness ofrepparttar 143765 frames as well asrepparttar 143766 reflections offrepparttar 143767 backside ofrepparttar 143768 lens. While most eyeglass wearers become so accustomed as to hardly noticerepparttar 143769 discrepancy, it becomes more pronounced when switching between contacts and glasses.

Glasses can fog up whenrepparttar 143770 temperature changes and they might be a distraction during physical activities, especially sports where you don't want your glasses to be broken. Contacts suffer neither of these. Eyeglasses can be made with tinting lenses that allow them to turn into functional sunglasses, but contact lens wearers can pick any pair of sunglasses they want.

Online dating

Written by Yair Czitrom

Dating has become easier for everyone due torepparttar emergence and success of online dating websites. You can chooserepparttar 143755 site that suits you best, look for people who haverepparttar 143756 features you desire along with common interests and contact them immediately. Some dating sites are featuring their own instant messaging for members to instantly communicate with each other. This is a great way to make contact and get excited about a new ‘date’. But when you start chatting back and forth,repparttar 143757 other person is typing recognizable words along with small clusters of letters here and there. What are they saying? These are considered to be ‘Net Lingo’ and are commonly used Internet acronyms.

411 – Information
AFK - Away from keyboard
AISI - As I see it
AMBW – All my best wishes
ATST – Atrepparttar 143758 same time
B4 – Before
B4N – Bye for now
BBIAF – Be back in a few
BBL – Be back later
BBN – Bye-bye now

BRB – By Right Back
BS – Big Smile
BTW – Byrepparttar 143759 way
CID – Consider it done
CSL – Can’t stop laughing
CWYL - Chat with you later
DGT – Don’t go there
DHYB – Don’t hold your breath
DKDC – Don’t know, don’t care
EG – Evil Grin
EOM – End of message
FOAF - Friend of a friend
FTTB – Forrepparttar 143760 time being
FWIW – For what it’s worth
FYI – For your information
GAL – Get a life
GL – Good Luck
GR8 – Great
GTG - Got to go
GTSY – Glad to see ya
HAGO – Have a good one
HAK – Hugs and Kisses
HB – Hurry Back
HHOK – Ha, ha only kidding

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