• Blackpool Pleasure Beach is an amusement park situated along the Fylde coast in Blackpool , Lancashire, England. (wikipedia.org)
  • It was during this time that the park began to trade under the name Blackpool Pleasure Beach . (wikipedia.org)
  • BRITS can get free tickets to Blackpool Pleasure Beach this weekend, depending on what their job is. (thesun.co.uk)
  • Blackpool Pleasure Beach is also home to the tallest rollercoaster in the UK, The Big One. (thesun.co.uk)
  • Study author Dr Alice Sullivan said: "It may seem surprising that reading for pleasure would help to improve children's maths scores. (bbc.co.uk)
  • Speaking on BBC Radio 4's Today programme, she said: "It absolutely makes sense that you would expect reading for pleasure to improve children's vocabularies. (bbc.co.uk)
  • This lesson plan uses the historical case studies of five drugs-tobacco, alcohol, opiates, cocaine, and marijuana-featured in the online exhibition, Pick Your Poison: Intoxicating Pleasures and Medical Prescriptions . (nih.gov)
  • That is to say, the device doing the stimulation would need to be able to cause a little bit, a good amount, or a great deal of pleasure. (everything2.com)
  • Although it never came to pass, in 2010, Disney announced plans for a re-imagined Pleasure Island that was supposed to be a take on 20th century amusement piers, Hyperion Wharf was to feature trendy boutiques, a lakeside park and unique dining among a wonderland of lights. (baltimoresun.com)
  • Pleasure is sometimes subdivided into fundamental pleasures that are closely related to survival (food, sex, and social belonging) and higher-order pleasures (e.g., viewing art and altruism). (wikipedia.org)
  • My guilty pleasure #121 is napping, which falls closely behind #120 - sleeping. (modernmom.com)
  • 132BC), the words "commodity or article" for sale or hire in a pleasure ground refer to any tangible article offered for sale or hire, but do not include fee-charging personal instruction or coaching services. (gov.hk)
  • But Gilbert Ryle, writing when behaviorism ruled psychology, maintained that pleasure is never any episode of conscious experience at all (1949, IV, 6) and Fred Feldman (2004, discussed in ยง2.3.2 below) maintains that it is a pure propositional attitude of which feeling is no essential part. (stanford.edu)
  • To lesion this region that is thought to be involved in all types of motivation and pleasure risks crippling a human being," says Dr. Charles O'Brien, head of the Center for Studies of Addiction at the University of Pennsylvania. (time.com)
  • Women around the world can thank the host of the 2014 World Cup for establishing Aug. 8 as the official day to celebrate one of life's great pleasures: The Big O. In a nod to Meg Ryan's infamous scene from "When Harry Met Sarry," the International Day of the Female Orgasm will probably make women want to have what the ladies in Brazil are having. (ibtimes.com)
  • This has been demonstrated in rats , which will push a lever -- more than 6000 times an hour, depending on the parameters of the experiment -- that stimulates their so-called pleasure center . (everything2.com)
  • Music for Pleasure is the second studio album by English punk rock band the Damned . (wikipedia.org)
  • Released on 18 November 1977, Music for Pleasure failed to make the UK Top 100 album chart. (wikipedia.org)
  • Produced, for numerous arcane reasons, by Pink Floyd drummer Nick Mason , the second Damned album, Music for Pleasure , was considered a disaster at the time and led to their being dropped from Stiff and their first break-up. (allmusic.com)
  • Like much of the 46-year-old's work, the album is about pleasure, power, and pain while also being explicitly feminist. (pitchfork.com)
  • Schneider's insistence on bulking up this collection with a dozen vocoder and mellotron interludes makes New Magnetic Wonder a tougher slog than a pleasure-pop album should be, but he still gives every indication that he can crank out those seamless three-minute wonders whenever he feels like it, which is most of the time. (sacurrent.com)
  • James Olds, a behavioral scientist who pioneered pleasure research in the 1950s, thought this was a dismal way to view existence because it dismissed the finer things in life. (slate.com)
  • However, after months of painstaking analysis, Ridgway was convinced that the beluga whales and dolphins were expressing pleasure through their squeals. (eurekalert.org)
  • Kent Berridge , a neuroscientist at the University of Michigan, began working on the pleasure problem in the 1980s. (slate.com)
  • One of the workshops the university is offering is called "The Ultimate Guide to Prostate Pleasure. (wnd.com)
  • The studies together indicate women's brains have alternative pathways for experiencing sexual pleasure according to whether they are alone or with a lover. (dailymail.co.uk)
  • Explore fantasies, desires and unknown erogenous regions, like toes or the back of the knee, and see what the world of sexual pleasure can hold when you expand sex beyond just the dance of genitals. (boulderweekly.com)
  • However, it turns out that penile snips may have a cost- reduced sexual pleasure . (reason.com)
  • I don't need sexual pleasure to be satisfied. (reason.com)
  • The results are based on surveys administered online to 124 women who reported experiencing exercise-induced orgasms (EIO) and 246 women who experienced exercise-induced sexual pleasure (EISP). (eurekalert.org)
  • Herbenick said that the mechanisms behind exercise-induced orgasm and exercise-induced sexual pleasure remain unclear and, in future research, they hope to learn more about triggers for both. (eurekalert.org)
  • Music for Pleasure was produced by Nick Mason of Pink Floyd . (wikipedia.org)
  • AllMusic 's brief retrospective review said simply, " Music for Pleasure is not quite as bad as the Nick Mason production would indicate - though close. (wikipedia.org)
  • Trouser Press opined: "With added guitarist Lu Edmonds and no audible stylistic plan, the attack sounds blunted, and there aren't as many great songs as on the first LP. [...] Music for Pleasure doesn't live up to the title. (wikipedia.org)
  • More a historical document than a great LP, Music for Pleasure 's highlights include "Politics," "Alone," "Your Eyes," and "Creep (You Can't Fool Me). (allmusic.com)
  • Contemporary philosophers continue to debate what pleasure is but are only beginning to address scientific advances that are slowly filling out what age-old use of psychoactive substances to enhance mood and newer drug therapies for depression already presupposed - pleasure is a biological phenomenon. (stanford.edu)
  • The core concern here though is how to overcome depression and feel pleasure again. (choosehelp.com)
  • Children who read for pleasure are likely to do better in maths and English than those who rarely read in their free time, research suggests. (bbc.co.uk)
  • Featuring free WiFi, Western Pleasure Guest Ranch offers accommodations in Sandpoint. (booking.com)
  • A child of poverty who becomes a dedicated pleasure reader will rapidly close not only the vocabulary gap, but the literacy gap in general. (edweek.org)
  • Thus it is hard for somebody addicted to one of those drugs to get pleasure out of anything at all while not under the influence . (everything2.com)
  • Seeking Pleasure, Managing Moods examines how Americans have sought to benefit from the effects of drugs and control their bad effects from the Progressive Era through the twentieth century. (nih.gov)
  • In the 12th century Razi's "Treatise of the Self and the Spirit" (Kitab al Nafs Wa'l Ruh) analyzed different types of pleasure, sensuous and intellectual, and explained their relations with one another. (wikipedia.org)
  • I thought Beautiful Pleasure would remember [to fight back], but those races in New York were too easy for her. (nypost.com)
  • Ward, who thought Chavez "rode a wonderful race," added, "I think Heritage of Gold ran her best, but we didn't run our best, so hopefully Beautiful Pleasure has some gas left in the tank. (nypost.com)
  • The origins and evolution of Bradbury's darkly magnificent tale are explored in A Pleasure to Burn , a collection of sixteen selected shorter works that prefigure the grand master's landmark novel. (harpercollins.com)
  • Other opponents of the simple picture maintained that pleasure requires a much larger cognitive context than, on the simple picture, it does. (stanford.edu)
  • Elizabeth Anscombe thereby helped refocus philosophers' attention on the foundational question that uncritical acceptance of the simple picture had led many modern philosophers to neglect, What is pleasure? (stanford.edu)
  • From eating to reproduction, from attending to the environment to caring for others, pleasure guides us to better health. (healthy.net)
  • There is a strong anti-pleasure bias in medical research with a great amount of information about health hazards of pleasure and a scarcity of details about its health-promoting effects. (healthy.net)
  • Clearly some pleasures and some conditions are injurious to health. (healthy.net)
  • Pleasure Palate has been around for over 7 years now and in that time we have had over 1,800 events. (meetup.com)
  • b) According to records, in the past three years there have been no cases of users' rights to use a pleasure ground managed by LCSD being revoked due to violation of the Regulation. (gov.hk)
  • After years of experimentation, Berridge isolated a pleasure circuit in the brains of rodents, which hinged on knots of neurons near the brainstem he dubbed "hedonic hot spots. (slate.com)
  • Sure, Pleasure Island has resembled a ghost town for two years, but now it's officially dead. (baltimoresun.com)
  • Claim a sexy mother and her bomb-shell daughter as your personal Pleasure Pets and embark on a journey of birthrate busting X-rated adventures. (steampowered.com)
  • Now that only a select few males are able to make babies, those precious individuals are allowed to claim any female partner as their very own 'Pleasure Pet' to combat the low birthrate menace! (steampowered.com)
  • Obviously the first thing you must do is to claim the mother and daughter pair as your very first Pleasure Pets! (steampowered.com)
  • The first is that I watch "The Hills" (if Virginia Heffernan can claim it as a guilty pleasure , so can I, right? (newyorker.com)
  • You don't like to see an entire area like Pleasure Island basically empty and appearing to be abandoned,' says Lou Mongello, a Disney-oriented writer, publisher and host of the WDW Radio podcast. (baltimoresun.com)
  • While all western pleasure horses are to be clean (generally bathed prior to a show) and well groomed, with legs, bridle path, ears, muzzle, and other areas neatly clipped, grooming details vary by breed. (wikipedia.org)
  • The description of "The Ultimate Guide to Prostate Pleasure" asks, "Are you curious about prostate play? (wnd.com)