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One Short Trivia Question

Thursday, December 26, 2013      10 comments

Christmas Eve and Christmas Day were filled with Grandchildren who wanted me to look at clothes on-line (17 y/o g-daughter), and 6 y/o g-son wanting me to play new video games, and 3 y/o g-daughter wanting me to see all of her new "dress-up" out... Read more

One Short Trivia Question

Thursday, December 26, 2013      0 comments

Christmas Eve and Christmas Day were filled with Grandchildren who wanted me to look at clothes on-line (17 y/o g-daughter), and 6 y/o g-son wanting me to play new video games, and 3 y/o g-daughter wanting me to see all of her new "dress-up" out... Read more

Teenie, tiny things about Christmas.

Monday, December 23, 2013      14 comments

We are getting seriously close to Christmas, and I thought I'd share some of the things I have gathered over the years (of course I have it on a list in my computer! Do you really think I could remember all of this trivial information from year ... Read more

The Fifth Dimension of Weird

Thursday, December 19, 2013      7 comments

I can't believe I just now learned this. Brains actually change shapes during puberty. Your teenage years do more than just change how you feel; the very structure of your brain changes during the teen years, and it even affects impulsive, risky... Read more

The Fifth Dimension of Weird

Thursday, December 19, 2013      1 comments

I can't believe I just now learned this. Brains actually changes shapes during puberty. Your teenage years do more than just change how you feel; the very structure of your brain changes during the teen years, and it even affects impulsive, risk... Read more

Four Degrees of Wierd

Wednesday, December 18, 2013      13 comments

Did you know that your brain can remember over 50,000 scents? Especially the bad ones! When I spent 13 months of "vacation time in half of a beautiful ocean-front country in Southeast Asia, I had to change my hygienic routine and my eating habit... Read more

Weird - 3rd Edition

Sunday, December 15, 2013      14 comments

Today, I'm going to share some things with you that are scientifically true, but at least one will cause you to disbelieve me. So wake up and pay attention! No, don't go reach for that cup of coffee, have an apple instead. Fact: Apples ... Read more

This is Weird Two

Saturday, December 14, 2013      11 comments

OK, so you think you are a Big "Brain" and you use big words to prove it. Actually, until you get into your mid and late "Golden Years" your brain is proportional to your height and weight. The fact is, that your brain takes up only about 2% of ... Read more

Weird or Strange?

Saturday, November 30, 2013      8 comments

Some people think that I may go 1/2 story more or less than the top - they may be right. I've always been attracted to the strange and sometimes just plain weird about things that very few people know (or care) about on our earth or about o... Read more

A Paraprosdokian Joke

Sunday, December 23, 2012      13 comments

A Paraprosdokian is a statement or joke which at the end the statement or joke, the ending is not expected or it makes you think about how the story changed and is funny. Winston Churchill was a huge fan and in private used paraprosdokians of... Read more

Efficient, or ..... ?

Saturday, December 22, 2012      7 comments

An efficiency expert concluded his lecture with a note of caution. "You don't want to try these techniques at home." "Why not?" asked somebody from the audience. "I watched my wife's routine at breakfast for years," the expert exp... Read more

Billable Hours

Thursday, December 20, 2012      8 comments

A lawyer dies and goes to heaven. He reaches the pearly gates and is amazed to see a happy crowd all waving banners and chanting his name. After a few minutes St. Peter comes running across and says, "I'm sorry I wasn't here to greet you persona... Read more

Grandpa's Pond

Wednesday, December 12, 2012      6 comments

My grandfather had farmed a fairly large farm south of Springfield, MO from way before my mom, his oldest daughter, was born. He was way before his time, and not even grandma could tell us why he had done it. He had a large pond in the back fort... Read more

Sleeping Pills

Tuesday, December 11, 2012      10 comments

An elderly woman lived in a small town Arkansas and one day she went to her local doctor’s office and asked to speak with her doctor. When the receptionist asked why she was there, she replied, “I’d like to have some birth control pills.” T... Read more

One for the Ladies - $5,000; $200; $1

Thursday, December 06, 2012      12 comments

In the Hospital the relatives gathered in the waiting room, where their family member lay gravely ill. Finally, the doctor came in looking tired and somber. "I'm afraid I am the bearer of bad news," he said as he surveyed the worried faces... Read more


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