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The Grossest Things You Touch Every Day

There's a list making the rounds of the ten grossest things you touch on a daily basis.  You KNOW your phone is filthy.  But these might surprise you. 1.  Your toothbrush.  Just putting it away while it's still wet helps bacteria grow.   2.  Salt and pepper shakers.  The ones in restaurants are the worst. [...]

By |2016-01-25T06:42:43-06:00January 25th, 2016|Fence Post|Comments Off on The Grossest Things You Touch Every Day

The Best Jobs in America for 2016

Glassdoor.com just put out its annual list of the best jobs in America. Here are the 10 best jobs for 2016 based on three main factors:  Number of openings . . . salary . . . and career opportunities. 1.  Data scientist.   2.  Tax manager.   3.  Solutions manager.  It's a fancy way of [...]

By |2016-01-21T06:47:48-06:00January 21st, 2016|Fence Post|Comments Off on The Best Jobs in America for 2016

Americans Will Do Anything for Money…

The New York Daily News looked at a survey of 1,000 people conducted by OnePoll.com.   Here are 10 of those horrible lengths Americans will go to for money: 6% of people would commit murder for $1 billion. 10% would enter into a sham marriage for $100,000. 15% of people would shoplift for $1,000. 10% would [...]

By |2016-01-14T08:10:36-06:00January 14th, 2016|Fence Post|Comments Off on Americans Will Do Anything for Money…

This Day In History – January 13

1929 Wyatt Earp died in Los Angeles at the age of 80 The famous Lawman helped put Dodge City, Kansas on the map!  1992 Woody Allen and Mia Farrow ended their 12-year relationship when Mia found naked pictures of her adopted daughter Soon-Yi in Woody Allen's apartment She was later awarded custody of their children Woody & Soon-Yi are still together  [...]

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Mark Cuban’s Advice for if You Win the Powerball

The Powerball drawing is tonight at 10:59 P.M. Eastern.  The prize is now up to $1.5 BILLION . . . and it'll probably jump even higher over the course of the day.  That means the LUMP sum should also cross the $1 billion mark, which is crazy. So what do you do if you win?  [...]

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This Day In History – January 12

1966 Batman premiered on ABC!  The original Batman was played by Adam West, as he donned his tight gray leotard alongside a young Burt Ward, who played Robin the Boy Wonder The caped crusaders fought crime for three seasons 1995 The O.J. Simpson trial began in Los Angeles He didn't do it.  Well, he did it, he was just acquitted. [...]

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This Day In History – January 11

1935 This was the beginning of Amelia Earhart’s solo flight trip across the Pacific She was the first person to ever have flown across these waters by herself She flew from Honolulu, Hawaii to California 1956 Happy 60th Birthday to Texas Country Legend Robert Earl Keen He was born on January 11, 1956 in Houston, Texas [...]

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Five Insane Things More Likely to Happen to You Than Winning the Powerball

You've got a one in 292.2 million shot of winning the $1.3 billion Powerball jackpot this Wednesday.  Not to kick your optimism in the groin, but here are five ridiculous things with better odds . . . 1.  You're 25 times more likely to become President of the United States than win the Powerball. 2.  [...]

By |2016-01-11T08:15:16-06:00January 11th, 2016|Fence Post|Comments Off on Five Insane Things More Likely to Happen to You Than Winning the Powerball