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Good Morning, ,
Today is Thursday, January 8

Ezinefinder still has not been switched to 2015. 
It is still stuck in 2014
The Humor Letter got 15840 votes in 2014,
and my friend Ophelia got 4214 in 2014.

I am continuously amazed that Ophelia can't seem to
increase her subscriber numbers. Sure, she is a bit 
raunchy, but so are Playboy or Playgirl. It's a mystery.

Have FUN!
DearWebby


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Today's Bonehead Award goes to a 
Florida dad, who took his 5 month old baby along to 
a burglary
Details at Boneheads

Today, in 
1610 Galileo Galilei sighted four of Jupiter's moons. He 
 named them Io, Europa, Ganymede, and Callisto. 
More of what happened on this day in history at History
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Some have been thought brave because they were afraid to run away. --- Thomas Fuller (1608 - 1661) Some national parks have long waiting lists for camping reservations. When you have to wait a year to sleep next to a tree, something is wrong. --- George Carlin (1937 - 2008) ______________________________________________________ Visiting the modern art museum, a lady turned to an attendant standing nearby. "This," she said, "I suppose, is one of those hideous representations you call modern art?" "No, Madam," replied the attendant. "That one's called a mirror." ______________________________________________________ The preacher was having a heart-to-heart talk with a backslider of his flock, whose drinking of moonshine invariably led to quarrelling with his neighbours, and occasional shotgun blasts at some of them. "Can't you see, Ben," intoned the parson, "that not one good thing comes out of this drinking?" "Well, I sort of disagree there," replied the backslider. "It makes me miss the folks I shoot at." ______________________________________________________ Click through for the big picture That is carved from ice!
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An INTERNATIONAL BONEHEAD AWARD goes to Corey Mathews, 22 607 7th Street North St. Petersburg Florida Florida Man, Accused Of Toting Baby To Home Burglary TAMPA, Fla. (Reuters) - A Florida man is accused of bringing his 5-month-old son to a home burglary attempt, during which he set the baby down so that he could pull a knife on the homeowner, police said on Tuesday. Corey Mathews, 22, was arrested on charges including aggregated assault and child neglect for his role in the attempted burglary on Monday evening, according to the St. Petersburg Police Department. Police said Mathews held his baby in a carseat as he acted as the lookout for another man trying to break into a home. Mathews yelled upon seeing the homeowner, and the other suspect fled. The homeowner followed Mathews down an alley, where he put the baby on the ground and threatened the owner with a knife, police said in a statement. Mathews was still carrying the infant when police later apprehended him, the statement said. Police say they found the knife he threatened the homeowner with on his person. Corey Mathews is now charged with residential burglary, aggravated assault, child neglect and violation of probation. The child is now in the custody of Mathew's mother, police said. ______________________________________________________ Tech Support Pits From: Hank Re: Registry problem alerts Dear Webby Thanks for all your help in the past and your Daily Humor Letter. I have "Smart PC Fixer" for my registry problems. I will run the Fixer, which states that my PC is at 100. Then some other "warning" will appear than my PC has a sever registry problem. I let them scan my PC and they give the results that I have problems. Is this just a scan or a scam? Thanks. hank Dear Hank That seems to be a scam. Try to find out which program is generating the fake alerts. Quite possibly your machine is infected with a hijacker. You might need Malwarebytes to get rid of that. Avast doesn't protect you against stuff like that. Have FUN! DearWebby ______________________________________________________ If you can help with the cost of the Humor Letter, please donate what you can! ______________________________________________________ Daily tip from Thriftyfun.com Dry Laundry Soap for Twenty Dollars a Year Homemade Laundry Deteregent using Borax and baking soda. Buy these ingredients at the dollar store. You will only need 2 tablespoons per load of laundry. Materials 3 bars of Fels Naptha soap 1 box of borax 1 box of washing soda 2 cups of baking soda 2 containers of Oxiclean Instructions First grate your soap, then mix all ingredients together. I used two garbage bags doubled up. Tie well and shake all your ingredients around a few times. Put into a container with a lid. You can add 1-2 containers of fabric softener crystals into the mix for a nice smell. By coville123 from Brockville, Ontario
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Husband: I know you are having a lot of trouble with the baby, Dear, but keep in mind, "the hand that rocks the cradle is the hand that rules the world." Wife: How about taking over the world for a few hours while I go shopping ? ______________________________________________________ Two Yuppettes were shopping. When they started to discuss their home lives, one said, "Seems like all Alfred and I do anymore is fight. I've been so upset, I've lost 20 pounds." "Why don't you just leave him then?" asked her friend. "Oh! Not yet." the first replied, "I'd like to lose at least another fifteen pounds first."
24 exceptional ice sculptures.
I love the horses
coming out of the snow, what a fantasy world!

Today in 
1815 The Battle of New Orleans began. The War of 1812 had 
 officially ended on December 24, 1814, with the signing 
 of the Treaty of Ghent. The news of the signing had not 
 reached British troops in time to prevent their attack 
 on New Orleans. 
1838 Alfred Vail demonstrated a telegraph code he had 
 devised using dots and dashes as letters. The code 
 was the predecessor to Samuel Morse's code. 
1856 Borax (hydrated sodium borate) was discovered by 
 Dr. John Veatch. 
1877 Crazy Horse (Tashunca-uitco) and his warriors fought 
 their final battle against the U.S. Cavalry in Montana. 
1886 The Severn Railway Tunnel, Britain's longest, was opened. 
1889 The tabulating machine was patented by Dr. Herman 
 Hollerith. His firm, Tabulating Machine Company, later 
 became International Business Machines Corporation (IBM). 
1900 U.S. President McKinley placed Alaska under 
 military rule. 
1908 A catastrophic train collision occurred in the smoke-
 filled Park Avenue Tunnel in New York City. Seventeen 
 were killed and thirty-eight were injured. The accident 
 caused a public outcry and increased demand for electric trains. 
1935 The spectrophotometer was patented by A.C. Hardy. 
1973 Secret peace talks between the United States and North 
 Vietnam resumed near Paris, France. 
1973 The trial opened in Washington, of seven men accused of 
 bugging Democratic Party headquarters in the Watergate 
 apartment complex in Washington, DC. 
1982 American Telephone & Telegraph (AT&T) settled the Justice 
 Department's antitrust lawsuit against it by agreeing to divest 
 itself of the 22 Bell System companies. 
1982 The U.S. Justice Department withdrew an antitrust suit 
 against IBM. 
1992 U.S. President George H.W. Bush collapsed during a state 
 dinner in Tokyo. White House officials said Bush was 
 suffering from stomach flu. 
1994 Tonya Harding won the ladies' U.S. Figure Skating 
 Championship in Detroit, MI, a day after Nancy Kerrigan 
 dropped out because of a clubbing attack that injured her 
 right knee. The U.S. Figure Skating Association later 
 took the title from Harding because of her involvement 
 in the attack. 
1998 Ramzi Yousef was sentenced to life in prison for his role 
 of mastermind behind the World Trade Center bombing in New York. 
1998 Scientists announced that they had discovered that galaxies 
 were accelerating and moving apart and at faster speeds. 
1999 The top two executives of Salt Lake City's Olympic 
 Organizing Committee resigned amid disclosures that civic 
 boosters had given cash to members of the International 
 Olympic Committee. 
2009 In Egypt, archeologists entered a 4,300 year old pyramid 
 and discovered the mummy of Queen Sesheshet. 
2015  smiled.


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