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Monday Assortment

Monday, March 25, 2013

What famous mystery writer claimed she got her best story ideas while sitting in a bathtub munching on green apples?

Agatha Christie

Hmmm - I wonder if she would have gotten the same inspiration if she was munching red apples? emoticon
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One summer day in 2010, a five-year-old boy named Andrew was playing at a New Jersey lake when he wandered into deeper water and began struggling. His mother tried to help, but lost her footing on the slippery rocks and started panicking. Then Andrew disappeared beneath the surface. Suddenly, a neighbor, 8-year-old Reese, ran to the water’s edge and dove in. A few long seconds later, Reese surfaced, holding Andrew around his shoulders, and pulled him safely to shore. The save was textbook lifeguarding … a skill Reese had learned from a SpongeBob SquarePants episode in which SpongeBob becomes a lifeguard.
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According to a poll in Bird Talk magazine, parrots’ favorite TV show is SpongeBob SquarePants.
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  • FRANCES-AGAPE
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    Christie was so PROLIFIC too !
    Your post made me curious so
    I googled her. She wrote
    OVER 100 books and
    almost 200 short stories !
    "And Then There Were None"
    is my all-time favorite.

    How well do you know Agatha Christie?
    http://www.guardian.co
    .uk/books/quiz/2009/sep/14/agat
    ha-christie-quiz
    Site is VERY INTERESTING


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    What are ferrets’ favorite TV show

    Have a Terrific Tuesday !

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    ! LOVE and BLESSINGS !

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    Comment edited on: 3/25/2013 10:03:07 PM
  • NANCYRUBIO
    No child's show is a complete waste of time.
    We always knew where men get there best ideas and now we know where woman get theirs. I would like to have a red apple.
    1281 days ago
  • SUNSETBREEZE05
    That proves the influence TV has not only on children but adults. Thankfully this time TV was a good influence.
    1281 days ago
  • JUDITHANNIE
    Again interesting .......
    1281 days ago
  • FCARMICH
    okay
    1281 days ago
  • NANNABLACK
    hmmm emoticon
    1281 days ago
  • TWEETYKC00
    interesting
    1281 days ago
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