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Wednesday 10-16-2013 Assortment

Wednesday, October 16, 2013

An artist had some paintings on display in a gallery, and he stopped in one day to ask the owner if there had been any interest in his work.
“I have good news and bad news,” the owner replied. “The good news is that a gentleman inquired about your paintings and wondered if they’d appreciate in value after your death. When I said yes, he bought all twelve!”
“That’s terrific!” the artist exclaimed. “So what’s the bad news?”
“Well,” the owner said, “the gentleman was your doctor.”
What fast-food chain’s slogan was “Buy ‘em by the sack”? What copycat competitor urged, “Take home a bagful”?

Sack, White Castle; bagful, White Tower.

(I knew White Castle - grew up eating them! Never heard of White Tower)

ON TV: In 2009, The Big Bang Theory’s Howard (Simon Helberg) designs a toilet for the International Space Station, and it breaks.

IN REAL LIFE: Not long after the episode aired, the ISS toilet broke.

ON TV: On a 1993 Seinfeld episode, Elaine’s (Julia Louis-Dreyfus) boyfriend shares the name of a killer, so she suggests he change it to something more “innocent,” like O. J.

IN REAL LIFE: A year later, football legend O. J. Simpson was arrested for double homicide.

(Eerie - emoticon )

Most watched TV interview: Barbara Walters talking with Monica Lewinsky (1999).

Member Comments About This Blog Post:
MARILYNROBERT 10/16/2013 8:51PM


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CHANGE4FIT 10/16/2013 10:02AM

    Weird-? In the spririt of Halloween maybe?

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TWEETYKC00 10/16/2013 9:41AM

    Weird but cool. That Monica Lewinsky interview stat worries my alot!

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NANCYRUBIO 10/16/2013 9:10AM

    That is eerie.

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PDSLIM 10/16/2013 8:46AM


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PEGGYO 10/16/2013 8:21AM


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LOLABLACK69 10/16/2013 7:47AM

    Fun stuff! emoticon

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SLACHETKA103145 10/16/2013 7:20AM

    emoticon emoticon

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LANNIEMANUEL 10/16/2013 7:10AM

    thanks for sharing

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DMEYER4 10/16/2013 7:00AM

  great thanks for sharing

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