I’m launching a new blog today: wondr.net. This won’t replace my current blog which will remain as my personal journal. The content on the new site will be for a wider audience and of a less personal nature. I hope to also have some guest bloggers in the not-too-distant future. So what [...]
It’s easier than you might think to calculate the day of the week for a date from September 14th, 1752 (the day the Gregorian calendar was made official in America and England) to the indefinite future.
The days of the week are numbered as follows:
crusher7 writes: The last country in the world to turn on television (it was introduced in 1999) may be the first nation to ban smoking. The Himalayan kingdom of Bhutan has outlawed cigarettes in 18 of its 20 districts, and hopes to break the habit completely by the end of the year.
The Independent reports that [...]
Anonymous writes: Tiger Wood’s dad, Earl Woods, recently told Sports Illustrated, “Tiger will do more than any other man in history to change the course of humanity.”
This amuses me.
Anonymous writes: I found out there’s a place in the Great Smokey Mountains called Morton Overlook
Cigarettes and Women, and Wild, Wild WomenAnne Sexton
Perhaps I was born kneeling,born coughing on the long winter,born expecting the kiss of mercy,born with a passion for quicknessand yet, as things progressed,I learned early about the stockadeor taken out, the fume of the enema.By two or three I learned not to kneel,not to expect, to [...]
Anonymous writes: Ok,
Well as most of you know I am part of the Cat Network (http://www.catnetwork.com). Recently I began to foster 3 kittens; cute little babies only 6 weeks old.
Well on Monday Mimi, died from coccidia, a parasite, and hypoglycemia. I took the other kittens to the vet, and they are now on [...]
troym72 writes: Well, I’ve done it. I’ve moved back to the big city again .. YEEHAAW!
I don’t really know why I moved back to Centralia, IL in the first place … Oh … wait … I do remember. It was for a girl. MISTAKE!
Anyway, that didn’t work out to say the least [...]
Anonymous writes: Neither a lofty degree of intelligence nor imagination nor both together go to the making of genius. Love, love, love, that is the soul of genius.~ Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
We’ve got this gift of love, but love is like a precious plant. You can’t just accept it and leave it in the cupboard [...]