Did you know…


Did you know... ... that today is Monster Mash Day? With Halloween just around the corner, let's remember when Bobby "Boris" Picket and the Crypt Kickers reached the top of the charts on this day in 1962 (for two weeks) with The Monster Mash. Get started early and download The Monster Mash and start singing … Continue reading Did you know…

The she-Dude and the Lady


The She-Dude and the Lady Rhyming Couplet Ideas by jay See the crawling of this man,I think he's angry at that pan. He finds it hard to see the fishy, Overshadowed by the isheee teary. Who is that snorting near my fish?I think she'd like to eat my dish. She is but an evil lady,Admired … Continue reading The she-Dude and the Lady

Brainpickings.org newsletter i like


This is the weekly email digest of the daily online journal Brain Pickings by Maria Popova. If you missed last week's edition — a tender painted poem celebrating the wilderness and our capacity for love, trust, and hope; Emily Dickinson's uncommon life, illustrated; John Muir on the calm assurance of autumn as a season of self-renewal and … Continue reading Brainpickings.org newsletter i like

Random phrases of the day


I Smell a RatMeaning: A feeling that something is not quite right, or awry.Jack of All Trades Master of NoneMeaning: Having suitable skill in multiple things, but not being an expert in any of them.Right Off the BatMeaning: Immediately, done in a hurry; without delay.Give a Man a FishMeaning: It's better to teach a person how to do something … Continue reading Random phrases of the day

“I hate this restaurant”


“I hate this restaurant” Back in the old days, I took someone to a local Italian restaurant for dinner. As we looked over the menu, complete with regional specialties and handmade pastas, he started to sulk. With a sullen look, he said, “I want a hamburger and french fries.” Somehow, the patient kitchen staff figured … Continue reading “I hate this restaurant”

15 october 2020


Did you know... ... that today is National Grouch Day? Today we honor our favorite grouch, Oscar, who appeared for the first time on Sesame Street on this day in 1969. Embrace your inner grouch today. Whine and complain a little bit but get back to thinking positive tomorrow! 😉 ~~~ Today's Inspirational Quote: "Everything … Continue reading 15 october 2020

16th october 2020


Did you know... ... that today is Dictionary Day? Noah Webster, considered the Father of the American Dictionary, was born on this day in 1758. He began writing his dictionary at the age of 43 and it took him 27 years to finish it! Celebrate by learning some new words today. It's the least you … Continue reading 16th october 2020

18th october 2020


Did you know... ... that today is National Chocolate Cupcake Day? Chocolate cupcakes were first seen in a 1796 cookbook called American Cookery as individual-sized cakes and have grown so popular that they now have their own special day! Trivia buffs: The term cupcake was first used in a cookbook written by Eliza Leslie in … Continue reading 18th october 2020

19th October 2020


Did you know... ... that today is Evaluate Your Life Day? Today is a time to pause and reflect upon our life, where it's been, and where it's going. With self-evaluation, you can then make big changes to improve the quality of your life. It can be the beginning of a happier and healthier you! … Continue reading 19th October 2020

What is NaMo AND RaGa from a Metallurgist’s vantage point ?


What is NaMo AND RaGa from a Metallurgist's vantage point ? What is NaMo AND RaGa from a Metallurgist's vantage point ? Here is an analysis for you to laugh and enjoy: What is NaMo made of? The Metallurgist tried to decipher. The answer is NaMo is made of Sodium (Na) and Molybdenum (Mo). Sodium … Continue reading What is NaMo AND RaGa from a Metallurgist’s vantage point ?

Provoking thoughts: Aging and why not gracefully?!


The old believe everything;  the middle-aged suspect everything, the young know everything.”   “I am not young enough to know everything,” or so goes   the supposed Oscar Wilde quote. Young men want to be faithful and are not; old men want to be faithless and cannot.* * *It is only the modern that ever becomes old-fashioned.

QUOTES OF THE WEEK


Richard M. Nixon"The finest steel has to go through the hottest fire."via Today's Quote https://ift.tt/2MaIKHu October 12, 2020 at 10:57AMvia RSS Feed https://www.brainyquote.com/authors/richard-m-nixon-quotesJack Welch"Change before you have to."via Today's Quote https://ift.tt/35xetdB October 13, 2020 at 10:57AMvia RSS Feed https://www.brainyquote.com/authors/jack-welch-quotesJames Joyce"The actions of men are the best interpreters of their thoughts."via Today's Quote https://ift.tt/2pTjOvv October 14, 2020 at 10:57AMvia RSS Feed https://www.brainyquote.com/authors/james-joyce-quotesHenry Kissinger"The absence of … Continue reading QUOTES OF THE WEEK

Things average out


Good and bad comes in Exactly equal proportions in a lifetime, Things have a tendency to average out. Not so with people, they are neither good or bad. They are Moody at times. They are unpredictable. They are great when they are charming and they go down a notch when they are tedious, even scrupulous … Continue reading Things average out

14. World Statistics Day –20TH October


14. World Statistics Day –20th October Content marketing ideas: Listicle idea: X Indians who have made a difference to the field of statisticsInfographic idea: Where are we on the COVID graph right now?Video idea: How does probability help you in your everyday life?Podcast idea: How the census helps the government formulate policies