Romanian gymnast Nadia Comaneci competes in the womens gymnastics floor Summer Olympic Games in Montreal, August At Comaneci won the gold medal in the individual standings, with the maximum score of A first in the history of the Olympics.
Thoughtful Thursday:Have a complete conversation with your partner. The Ziegarnik Effect is the propensity of human beings to remember uncompleted or interrupted tasks better than completed tasks. In the world of trust, Dr. Gottman has found that it translates as follows: unprocessed negative events between partners have an enormously destructive power - through an ongoing erosion of trust....more at http://www.gottmanblog.com/2012/08/what-makes-love-last-zeigarnik-effect.html
Smoke billows from a new island off the coast of Nishinoshima, a small, uninhabited island in the Ogasawara chain, far south of Tokyo. In a thousand years this could be the only bit of Japan left, but what will it be called by the people who live there.