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Good Morning,  !
Today is Thursday, August 16

All the lawns for three blocks in all directions were 
speckled with leaves torn off trees by yesterday's hail.

 On my walk I realized that Thursday is bulk garbage pick-up.
People had all kinds of stuff piled by the street, anything 
from clock radios to king size mattresses. 

So I called Curt, a neighbor of Barb's, to give me a hand
lugging a bunch of old chainlink fencing to the street. 
Afterward I drove to the liquor stroe to get him a six-pack
for his help. 

On the way back we spotted a BBQ on the street,
in much better shape than my old one. It was too big to 
go into the small trunk on the LeBaron, so Curt sat in the
trunk and held the handles of the BBQ, while I slowly drove
home. We must have looked quite silly, but it worked out
just fine. Now I just have to save up $35 for a new propane
tank, or about the same for fittings to adapt it to natural 
gas.

 Have FUN!
DearWebby

Today in 
1743 Earliest boxing code of rules formulated in England
1777 Americans defeat British in Battle of Bennington, Vt
1780 British decisively defeat Americans in Battle of Camden, SC
1812 Gen Hull surrenders Detroit & Michigan territory to England 
1819 Manchester Massacre; English police charge unemployed 
    demonstrators
1858 Britain's Queen Victoria telegraphs President James Buchanan
1861 Pres Lincoln prohibits Union states from trading with Confederacy 
1898 Roller coaster patented 
1955 Fiat Motors orders 1st private atomic reactor
1959 USSR introduces installment buying 
1960 Britain grants independence to crown colony of Cyprus 
1960 Joseph Kittinger parachutes from balloon at 
   31,330 m (84,700') 
1984 LA federal jury acquits auto maker John Z DeLorean 
   on cocaine charges
1990 Iraq orders 4000 Britons & 2500 Americans in Kuwait to Iraq 
  That did not go over well at all.
2012  smiled

Have FUN!
DearWebby


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An INTERNATIONAL BONEHEAD AWARD to Kayla Walters-Merrian, 18, Lexington, S.C. "Booby Trap" - Charged With Luring Young Boys Into Woods, Sexually Assaulting Them Kayla Walters-Merrian, an 18-year-old South Carolina woman was jailed Tuesday after she allegedly used her breasts to lure a group of young boys into the woods where she sexually assaulted them. According to police, Walters-Merrian exposed her breasts to three boys (ages 11-12) to lure them into a wooded area near her home. Once the four of them were in the woods, Walters-Merrian lifted up her skirt and talked all three boys into performing sexual acts on her. The alleged sexual encounters took place on August 13 and 14. Police launched an investigation Tuesday night after the mother of a victim heard about the incident from another victim's sister. Walters-Merrian was booked into jail and charged with three counts of third-degree criminal sexual conduct with a minor.
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Daily tip from Thriftyfun.com tore Touch-up Paint in Film Canisters Save film canisters and use them to store small amounts of leftover paint for touch-ups. Label each one and store in a handy place. Instead of a label, you can also just paint a part of the film canister lid with the paint for quick reference. By duckie-do from Cortez, CO Film containers are probably impossible to find nowadays, however pill ontainers come in many sizes and are just as handy for paint and small screws and springs. For paint store them upside down to ensure an airtight seal. Have FUN! DearWebby Check out ThriftyFun's Blog at http://www.myfrugallife.com Thriftyfun.com also has a newsletter. If you want more than just one tip per day, or if you want to share your tips, then you can subscribe to it here:ThriftyFun Highly recommended! If you like the ThriftyFun.com list, you can vote for it here:
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The husband and wife go to a counselor after 15 years of marriage. The counselor asks them what the problem is and the wife goes into a tirade listing every problem they have ever had in the 15 years they've been married. She goes on and on and on. Finally, the counselor gets up, goes around the desk, embraces the woman and kisses her passionately. The woman shuts up and sits quietly in a daze. The counselor turns to the husband and says "That is what your wife needs at least three times a week. Can you do that?" The husband thinks for a moment and replies, "Well, I can get her here Monday and Wednesday, but Friday I golf. "
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