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Andy Williams Performing Arts Center Wins Beautification Award
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Andy Williams Performing ArtsCenter
Wins Beautification Award
The Andy Williams Performing Arts
Center is proud to announce that it has won the City Beautification
Award. The Tree Board presents Beautification
Awards to commercial properties that have made significant landscaping
improvements and have helped to make Branson,
Missouri a better place to live,
work, and visit.
Theatre Manager, Icy Wyatt accepted the award on behalf of
Jimmy Osmond. "We are honored that the theatre is receiving this
recognition," Wyatt says. "We also want to acknowledge our
landscaper, Green Side Up, and Jim Contreras, who takes care of the Koi pond
and does maintenance on the grounds on a daily basis."
The Andy Williams Performing Arts Center's design reflects
the beauty and environmental integrity for the surrounding Ozark
Mountains. The 48,000 square foot structure is set among 16 acres landscaped
with foliage, rock formations, waterfalls, and a rippling stream. It won the
1992 Conservation Award for Developed Land Use from the State of Missouri and is the only
theatre ever to be featured in Architectural Digest.
Sample 1 How Smart Is It to Take Smart Drugs? (From Dr. Lynn R. Webster's blog: http://www.lynnwebstermd.com/how-smart-is-it-to-take-smart-drugs/ .) The Myth of Brain Power If you hear something often enough, you may start to believe it. Most of us have come to believe the common myth that we use only ten percent of our brains. The truth, according to Medical News Today , is that "fMRI scans show that even simple activities require almost all of the brain to be active." However, Hollywood still enjoys imagining what would happen if people could use more of their brain power. In the 2011 action-thriller " Limitless ," a writer takes an experimental (and fictional) pill called NZT that allows him to use one hundred percent of his brain. He evolves into a superman and is targeted by assassins. Using Smart Drugs to Increase Brainpower A 2014 movie, " Lucy " -- which had a female protagonist -- also suggests that taking a mind-enhancing
How can catatonia be a major psychiatric illness when no-one knows what it is? Could it be that psychiatry has lost touch with the real mental disorders? The question is important because catatonia is probably more treatable than anything else in psychiatry. And it affects one patient in every ten with a serious illness — but first it has to be recognized. It is not a form of “schizophrenia,” and does not respond well to the anti-schizophrenic drugs that many doctors might be inclined to use. In his novel, The Winter Soldier, Daniel Mason writes of a World War I soldier's body that is curled up among a pile of roots: "Alive...But it doesn’t move. It doesn’t speak." The fictional soldier's body only twitches when someone touches his shoulder. "The man’s eyes were wide, his nose flared, as he tried to take in breath. But no words, nothing save the flinch, the stare," the novel continues. That is a fair description of catatonia, a bodily cond
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