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Best behavior changes on a cultural basis. "If you were 'minding your Ps and Qs', what would you be doing?
Your answer: being on your best behavior
The origin of the saying is not certain, but it is English, and possibly comes from eit... Read more
Are Bike Computers a fad or a forever thing? I have been using a new bike computer to log miles, for the past 60 miles. So far it has been pretty fun.
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The bike kick continues with a focus on the thrifty aspects of fun with bikes. From the Australian article on electric bikes. It is based in Australia, but many of the ideas are true for the U.S. as well. "The top 10 reasons to buy an electric ... Read more
Bonnie and Clyde were famous not just for their bank robberies in a rough economic times, but also for kidnapping and holding wealthy people's relatives hostage. There were no government food stamps or social services at the start of the Great D... Read more
I did not know that Pythagoras was a teacher of Plato. A teacher in my religious studies classes at Catholic school used to love to talk about Plato. Plato was a famous firm believer in the city of Atlantis and wrote about it in many of his ... Read more
I took and passed a psychology, and English class in night school last semester. In psychology, we talked about the hippocampus part of the brain. It also uses endorphins to regulate pleasure and pain. You feel more pleasure longer in life if... Read more
Gandhi often has disdain
for modern economics.
Gandhi, steadfast and determined, once described how the world receives a new idea. He said "first they ignore you, then th... Read more
I am going to repost my Amazon.com Review of Currie Electric E Bikes because I so love them. $290 Amazon.com "Review of Currie Electric Kit"
"The Currie Electric Kit works great!!! I used to love to bike around cities in Louisiana. The sw... Read more
This is the time of year I start to plan my Halloween visit to New Orleans, where I went to school for four years in the 1990s. I was glad to see something remind me of New Orleans in the cooking section.
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They say early explorers mistook manatees for mermaids. Their unearthly mammal looking skin, and person sized bodies, looked human in muddy waters. That is why in the latest Pirates of the Caribbean movie mermaids are the neighbors of the Fount... Read more
Dr. Who is... well THE best show ever. Depp, and now Gaiman. Can they do no wrong?
Gaiman chats who with Ferguson... How did I miss this???
http://youtu.be/Xlx1ju7V9... Read more
Not my thing
A way to epic fail with girls in the world, and particularly me, is to mention you just got out of the military. I seriously prefer ANY other occupation to discussing former military occupations. I am a book worm student, NOT a fighter! Whenever... Read more
Have not seen this one for many years "1. In the Order of Operations acrostic "Please Excuse My Dear Aunt Sally", or "PEMDAS", what does 'E' stand for?
Your answer: Exponents
Please Excuse My Dear Aunt Sally or "PEMDAS" means (P) Paren... Read more
This week am buying a new scooter bike kit, to use my truck less. The heat wave this week is REALLY showing me that there is a green house gas problem in the U.S.A. This picture is of the Currie Technology scooter bike kit from Amazon.com. It... Read more
Just got back from a week out in the Virginia, D.C. area. Was good to see the monuments, but I am really tired from my cold, and can not go to the music concert I wanted to see tonight. Grrrr.... Read more