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CLEVELAND Surname Meaning and Origin

The Cleveland surname most commonly originated as a name for someone who came from the district of Cleveland in Yorkshire, England, a corruption of "cliff lane," which described the steep, hilly terrain of the region, from the Old English clif , meaning "bank, slope" and land , meaning "land." According to the "Dictionary of American Family Names," the Cleveland surname may also have originated in some families as an Americanized spelling of the Norwegian surnames Kleiveland or Kleveland , habitational names from several farmsteads in Agder and Vestlandet, from the Old Norse kleif , meaning "rocky ascent" and land , meaning "land.
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The Colors of Sulfur

When you get right down to it, most the chemical elements have a ho-hum appearance. Silver. Gray. Silvery-White. Blue-Gray. Metals. Boring. Sulfur is different. The solid is bright yellow. If you melt sulfur, you get a blood-red liquid. If you set it on fire, you get a blue flame. About Sulfur Sulfur is a common element.
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Juvenile Incarceration Linked to More Crime

Juvenile offenders who are incarcerated for their crimes are more likely to have significantly worse outcomes in their life than youngsters who commit the same crimes, but receive some other form of punishment and are not incarcerated. A study of 35,000 Chicago juvenile offenders over a 10-year period by economists at the M.
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Betty Shabazz Profile

Today Betty Shabazz is best known for being the widow of Malcolm X. But Shabazz overcame challenges before meeting her husband and after his death. Shabazz excelled in higher education despite being born to a teenage single mother and eventually pursued graduate studies that led her to become a college educator and administrator, all while raising six daughters on her own.
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Asian Elephant

Asian elephants ( Elephas maximus ) are large herbivorous land mammals. They are one of two species of elephants, the other being the larger African elephant. Asian elephants have small ears, a long trunk and thick, gray skin. Asian elephants often wallow in mud holes and toss dirt over their body. As a result their skin is often covered with a layer of dust and dirt which acts as a sunscreen and prevents sunburn.
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Cold Reading During an Audition

Imagine that you are at an audition. The casting director hands you a script that you have never read before. Now, he or she expects you to look at the lines for about a minute and then somehow deliver your character's lines brilliantly. That's cold reading. It does sound rather chilling, doesn't it?
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