Monthly Archives: November 2016

Quote Of The Day – Ernest Hemingway

Today’s much anticipated Quote Of The Day comes from Ernest Hemingway, an American novelist, short story writer and journalist. He wrote a little something called For Whom The Bell Tolls. (Not to be confused with the Metallica song, which is … Continue reading

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Giving Thanksgiving Thanks

Today is certainly a good day to remind ourselves, between football games, how lucky we are for the family, friends and pets we have in our lives, our relative health, our freedom and overall happiness, as opposed to obsessing about … Continue reading

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One For The Nerds: 10 Star Wars Movie Mistakes

Some of us are still reeling from the election and coming to grips of what a Trump Presidency might look like (shiver). But its done and its time to move on and get back to focusing on what’s really  important, … Continue reading

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Quote Of The Day – Voltaire

Today’s Quote Of The Day comes from Voltaire, (born François-Marie Arouet in Paris), considered one of France’s greatest Enlightenment writers. He was also a poet, playwright, historian, philosopher and known for his sharp wit and outspoken attacks on the establishment, … Continue reading

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Hug A Veteran Today

Today we celebrate Veterans Day where we honor America’s armed services veterans for their patriotism, love of country, and willingness to serve and sacrifice for the common good of our nation. If it wasn’t for them, we wouldn’t be enjoying … Continue reading

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Quote Of The Day – Will Rogers

Today’s Quote Of The Day comes from Will Rogers (1879-1935), a stage and screen star, circus and vaudeville performer, cowboy, humorist, newspaper columnist and social commentator. His humor and folksy style allowed him to poke fun at pretty much everyone, … Continue reading

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Quote Of The Day – Robert Byrne

Today’s Quote Of The Day comes from Robert Byrne (1930-), an American author of seven novels (Thrill), seven books on billiards (Byrne’s Standard Book of Pool and Billiards) and five collections of humorous quotations (The 2,548 Best Things Anybody Ever … Continue reading

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