5 Things: Dazzling Moth Beans Edition

Happy Friday! Hope you all had a great week like the WWII vet who just turned 112! The dear man’s advice? “Serve God and be nice to people.” That sounds like a winner. Well, even if you feel like you’ve aged 112 years this week, it is Friday! Time to stare dreamily off into spaceContinue reading “5 Things: Dazzling Moth Beans Edition”

5 Things: Mandela Crypto Love Edition

Happy Friday! Hope you all had a great week like the folks at Poly Network who managed to persuade hackers to return some of their crypto currency. Hackers apparently stole over $600m in crypto making it the biggest heist in history. They’ve graciously returned a little less than half as of last reporting. Can youContinue reading “5 Things: Mandela Crypto Love Edition”

5 Things: Porch Pi Scam Edition

Happy Friday! Hope you all had a great week like the folks who work for Walmart, and now Target, who are getting their college tuition reimbursed. I just thought that this was the coolest thing and sort of wish my employer would have done the same way back when I was slaving away at retailContinue reading “5 Things: Porch Pi Scam Edition”

5 Things: Space da Brie Edition

Happy Friday! Hope that you all had a great week like the folks who discovered that they are relatives of Leonardo da Vinci. This would definitely be an interesting topic of conversation for dinner parties. Especially when *that* friend tells you that they traced their family back to the Mayflower. You could be like “Oh?Continue reading “5 Things: Space da Brie Edition”

5 Things: 75 and Counting Edition

Happy Friday! Hope that you all had a great week like Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter who celebrated 75 years of marriage. Aren’t they cute? Well, even if a 4-day work week seemed like the only longevity that you could manage at this point in time, it is Friday! You know that means you get aContinue reading “5 Things: 75 and Counting Edition”

5 Things: Phantom Mapping Pet Edition

Happy Friday! Hope you all had a great week like the grandmother who was named valedictorian of her high school. Forced to drop out of high school at age 15 to help support her family, Twyanna Williams has managed to graduate with her diploma at 65! Definitely very cool and very inspiring. Well, even ifContinue reading “5 Things: Phantom Mapping Pet Edition”

Advent 2020: Day 22

  Good morning! If you had a chance to check out yesterday\’s crossword puzzle, you can see the answers here.  Apparently, in 2020 Santa Claus decided to take up comedy. Part of this is obviously a PSA because Santa wants some decent cookies and nothing gluten-free. Also, now we all know to watch for Applebee\’sContinue reading “Advent 2020: Day 22”

5 Things: Smile, It\’s Muffins Edition

  Happy Friday! Hope that you all had a great Thanksgiving in whatever weird and wonderful form it took this year. Despite the events of 2020, we definitely have a lot to be thankful for. And we should definitely exercise our gratitude. Even science agrees! Quick Note: This is the last \”5 Things Friday\” for 2020.Continue reading “5 Things: Smile, It\’s Muffins Edition”

5 Things: Cheesy Austen Addiction Edition

  Happy Friday! Hope that you all had a great week like pigeons everywhere who are applauding racing pigeon New Kim for raising up their street cred this week. $1.9 million for a pigeon. Holy moly! Personally, I\’d prefer shopping in the Neiman Marcus Christmas catalog with that kind of cheese.   Well, even if youContinue reading “5 Things: Cheesy Austen Addiction Edition”

5 Things: Non-Partisan Edition

  Happy Friday! Hope that you all had a great week like the couple who fell in love over Dunkin\’ Donuts. What happens when you fall in love because of Dunkin\’? You get married where you met, of course! That seemed like a better news blip than election results (or lack thereof) and continued madnessContinue reading “5 Things: Non-Partisan Edition”