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Today is Tuesday, March 14

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Todays Bonehead Award:
Sweating dope mule arrested in Marathon, Florida
Details at  Boneheads
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Today, March 14 in
1489 Catherine Cornaro, Queen of Cyprus, sold her kingdom 
to Venice. She was the last of the Lusignan dynasty. 
 
See More of what happened on this day in history.
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______________________________________________________ Crime does not pay ... as well as politics. --- Alfred E. Newman Conscience is what makes a boy tell his mother before his sister does. --- Evan Esar (1899 - 1995) ______________________________________________________ If you like the Humor Letter, please vote! ______________________________________________________ Two church members were going door to door, and knocked on the door of a woman who was not happy to see them. She told them in no uncertain terms that she did not want to hear their message and slammed the door in their faces. To her surprise, however, the door did not close and, in fact, bounced back open. She tried again, really put her back into it, and slammed the door again with the same result - the door bounced back open. Convinced these rude young people were sticking their foot in the door, she reared back to give it a slam that would teach them a lesson, when one of them yelled, "Ma'am, it looks like you knocked out your cat with the first slam. If you are going to keep doing that, you are going to get some very expensive vet bills!" ______________________________________________________ Malwarebytes for Home | Anti-Malware Premium | Free Trial Download ______________________________________________________ Thanks to Ross for this one: A kleptomaniac woman had been caught shoplifting in a supermarket and had to appear in court, taking along her long-suffering husband for marital support. The prosecution proved that the theft had taken place so the judge told her that, considering her record, he was forced to impose a jail term. "This time you stole a can of tomatoes. Let us suppose that there were six tomatoes in the can. Do you agree?" The woman agreed. "Then I sentence you to six nights in jail." The husband jumped to his feet , addressing the judge, "Your honor, may I approach the bench?" "Well," said his honor, this is somewhat unusual but I will make an exception in this case. You may approach the bench." The husband wasted no time getting there and, leaning forward, he said in a low voice, "She also stole a can of peas, your honor." ______________________________________________________ Cardinal-Gynandromorph ______________________________________________________
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______________________________________________________ Reported by the Bausell Sailor An INTERNATIONAL BONEHEAD AWARD has been earned by Tyler Doidge, 21, Cape Coral, Florida Sweating dope mule arrested in Marathon, Florida A Cape Coral man told police he was delivering drugs to friends in Key West in exchange for a free vacation before being pulled over for speeding in Marathon Tuesday. Tyler Doidge, 21, was stopped just before 8 p.m. for going almost twice the speed limit near mile marker 48, according to the arrest report from Monroe County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Matthew Cory. Doidge told Cory he was aware of warning signs that the 35 mph limit is strictly enforced in the area and was on his way to Key West for vacation. After Cory smelled marijuana and told Doidge he was going to search the 2008 Buick Lacrosse, he noted in the report Doidge began to develop beads of sweat on his forehead. “This is not normal behavior since the outside temperature [was] near 75 degrees. I have a protective vest and long pants on and I was not sweating,” Cory wrote. “Doidge was wearing a tank top and shorts. On the same evening I conducted three other traffic stops and none of those drivers appeared to be sweating.” During the search, Cory wrote he found a black backpack with 84.5 grams (about 3 ounces) of marijuana in plastic bags. Underneath the divider between the trunk bottom and the spare tire was a glass jar inside of which were 318 ecstasy pills with smiley faces stamped on both sides. Doige said his friends forgot the drugs on the mainland and in exchange for the delivery, they’d pay for his entire trip. He also told Cory he’d smoked some of the marijuana before the drive. “When asked to rate it from 1 to 10, he advised that it was an 8,” Cory wrote of the pot’s quality. “He advised that this cannabis was usually sold for around $200 an ounce.” Doige was arrested for possession of marijuana with intent to sell, possession of more than 20 grams of marijuana, possession of 10 grams or more of phenethylamines (ecstasy), and use of paraphernalia to transport drugs, all felonies. He was also ticketed for speeding. Doige was transported to the jail in Marathon without bond. ______________________________________________________ Tech Support Pits From: Iris Re: Restore Recycle bin icon Dear Webby My ex klutzed around on my computer, supposedly un-installing some of his programs, and since then the recycle bin icon is gone. While it's easy enough to delete stuff with the delete key, the odd time I need to restore a mistakenly deleted file. For that I need access to the recycle bin. Anybody around here whom I asked, said to just re-install Windows and that would fix it. Isn't there a better way ? Thanks Iris /i> Dear Iris In Windows 7 and 8 Go to Control Panel \ Personalize (or right-click on the desktop and select Personalize), and then choose the link for “Change Desktop Icons” on the left-hand side. Now you can chose the icons you want back on the desktop by checking the box next to the name: Click the Apply button, and you should see the icon show up on the desktop immediately. Just to be a nuisancee, it is slightly different in W10: First, right-click on the desktop and choose Personalize. Now select Themes on the left-hand menu, and then once you are there, you can select Desktop icon settings under the “Related Settings” section. And now you can click the checkboxes for the icons that you want back. You should see the icons show up as soon as you click Apply. Have FUN! DearWebby
Cats view of God -On the first day of creation God created the cat. -On the second day God created man to serve the cat. -On the third day God created all the animals of earth to serve as potential food for the cat. -On the fourth day God created honest toil so man could labor for the good of the cat. -On the fifth day God created the sparkle ball so the cat might or might not play with it. -On the sixth day God created veterinary science to keep the cat healthy and man broke. -On the seventh day God tried to rest, but he had to scoop the litterbox.
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Daily tip from Thriftyfun.com Making a Popsicle Stick Toy Harmonica By ShirleyE [143 Posts, 100 Comments] Just 2 sticks and a bit of plastic makes this fun toy. It's not the most tuneful of musical instruments. In fact it only plays one squeaky little note, but for youngish children it's a lot of fun. Supplies: 3 wooden lolly/Popsicle sticks 2 small hair elastics or loom bands small piece of cellophane scissors Optional sticky backed decorations Steps: Snip a little off the end of one of the sticks. It will probably splinter into smaller pieces, but that's OK. Take a small piece of cellophane packaging and cut it to fit the length of a stick. Lay it on top of one of the sticks. Place a piece of the splintered wood on top of the cellophane at each end. Lay the last wooden stick on top. Secure each end with an elastic band. Decorate with sticky back jewels if you like. Put it to your mouth and blow through the gap between the sticks. The cellophane will vibrate and make a noise
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____________________________________________________ Joe's wife had a sex change... Now it's Wednesday's and Saturday's instead of Tuesday's and Friday's. ___________________________________________________
Well, this is different.
There are several men in the locker room of a private club after exercising. Suddenly a cell phone that was on one of the benches rings. A man picks it up and the following conversation ensues: "Hello?" "Honey, It's me. Are you at the club?" "Yes." "Great! I am at the mall 2 blocks from where you are. I saw a beautiful mink coat... It is absolutely gorgeous!! Can I buy it?" "What's the price?" "Only $1,500.00" "Well, OK, go ahead and get it, if you like it that much..." "Ahhh and I also stopped by the Mercedes dealership and saw the 2017 models. I saw one I really liked. I spoke with the salesman and he gave me a really good price ... and since we need to exchange the BMW that we bought last year..." "What price did he quote you?" "Only $76,000..." "OK, but for that price I want it with all the options." "Great! Before we hang up, something else..." "What?" "It might look like a lot, but I was reconciling your bank account.... and I stopped by the real estate agent this morning and I saw the house we had looked at last year. It's on sale!! Remember? The one with a pool, English Garden, acre of park area, beachfront property..." "How much are they asking?" "Only $850,000... a magnificent price, and I see that we have that much in the bank to cover the downpayment..." "Well, than go ahead and buy it, but just bid $820,000. OK?" "OK, sweetie... Thanks! I'll see you later!! I love you!!!" "Bye... I do too..." The man hangs up, closes the phone's flap and raises his hand while holding the phone and asks to all those present....: "Does anyone know who this phone belongs to?
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Today on March 14
1489 Catherine Cornaro, Queen of Cyprus, sold her kingdom to
Venice. She was the last of the Lusignan dynasty. 

1629 A Royal charter was granted to the Massachusetts Bay
Colony. 

1647 During the Thirty Years War, France, Sweden, Bavaria
and Cologne signed a Treaty of Neutrality. 

1743 First American town meeting was held at Boston's
Faneuil Hall. 

1757 British Admiral John Byng was executed by a firing
squad on board HMS Monarch for neglect of duty. 

1794 Eli Whitney received a patent for his cotton gin. 

1864 Samuel Baker discovered another source of the Nile in
East Africa. He named it Lake Albert Nyanza. 

1891 The submarine Monarch laid telephone cable along the
bottom of the English Channel to prepare for the first
telephone links across the Channel. 

1900 U.S. currency went on the gold standard with the
ratification of the Gold Standard Act. 

1900 In Holland, Botanist Hugo de Vries rediscovered
Mendel's laws of heredity. 

1901 Utah Governor Heber M. Wells vetoed a bill that would
have relaxed restrictions on polygamy. 

1903 The U.S. Senate ratified the Hay-Herran Treaty that
guaranteed the U.S. the right to build a canal at Panama.
The Columbian Senate rejected the treaty. A deal was signed
on November 6, 1903 with the newly independent Panama. 

1904 The U.S. Supreme Court upheld the governments claim
that the Northern Securities Company was an illegal merger
between the Great Northern and Northern Pacific Railway
companies. 

1905 French bankers refused to lend money to Russia until
after their war. 

1905 The British House of Commons cited a need to compete
with Germany in naval strength. 

1906 The island of Ustica was devastated by an earthquake. 

1912 An anarchist named Antonio Dalba unsuccessfully
attempted to kill Italy's King Victor Emmanuel III in Rome. 

1914 Henry Ford announced the new continuous motion method
to assemble cars. The process decreased the time to make a
car from 12½ hours to 93 minutes. 

1915 The British Navy sank the German battleship Dresden off
the Chilean coast. 

1918 An all-Russian Congress of Soviets ratified a peace
treaty with the Central Powers. 

1923 President Harding became the first U.S. President to
file an income tax report. 

1932 George Eastman, the founder of the Kodak company,
committed suicide. 

1936 Adolf Hitler told a crowd of 300,000 that Germany's
only judge is God and itself. 

1939 Hungary occupied the Carpatho-Ukraine. Slovakia
declared its independence. 

1943 U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt became the first
U.S. President to fly in an airplane while in office. 

1945 In Germany, a 22,000 pound "Grand Slam" bomb was
dropped by the Royal Air Force Dumbuster Squad on the
Beilefeld railway viaduct. It was the heaviest bomb used
during World War II. 

1947 The U.S. signed a 99-year lease on naval bases in the
Philippines. 

1947 Moscow announced that 890,532 German POWs were held in
the U.S.S.R. 

1951 U.N. forces recaptured Seoul for the second time during
the Korean War. 

1958 The U.S. government suspended arms shipments to the
Batista government of Cuba. 

1964 A Dallas jury found Jack Ruby guilty of the murder of
Lee Harvey Oswald. 

1967 John F. Kennedy's body was moved from a temporary grave
to a permanent one. 

1976 Egypt formally abrogated the 1971 Treaty Friendship and
Cooperation with the Soviet Union. 

1978 An Israeli force of 22,000 invaded south Lebanon. The
PLO bases were hit. 

1979 The Census Bureau reported that 95% of all Americans
were married or would get married. 

1979 Near Peking, China, at least 200 people died when a
Trident aircraft crashed into a factory. 

1980 A Polish airliner crashed while making an emergency
landing near Warsaw. 87 people were killed. A 14-man U.S.
boxing team was aboard the plane. 

1981 Three Pakistani airline hijackers surrendered in Syria
after they had exchanged 100 passengers and crewmen for 54
Pakistani prisoners. 

1983 OPEC agreed to cut its oil prices by 15% for the first
time in its 23-year history. 

1989 Imported assault guns were banned in the U.S. under
President George H.W. Bush. 

1991 The "Birmingham Six," imprisoned for 16 years for their
alleged part in an IRA pub bombing, were set free after a
court agreed that the police fabricated evidence. 

1991 Bolivian interior minister Guillermo Capobianco
resigned after U.S. officials accused him of receiving money
from drug traffickers. 

1995 American astronaut Norman Thagard became the first
American to enter space aboard a Russian rocket. 

1996 U.S. President Bill Clinton committed $100 million for
an anti-terrorism pact with Israel to track down and root
out Islamic militants. 

1998 An earthquake left 10,000 homeless in southeastern
Iran. 

2002 A Scottish appeals court upheld the conviction of a
Libyan intelligence agent for the 1988 bombing of Pan Am
Flight 103. A five-judge court ruled unanimously that Abdel
Basset Ali al-Megrahi was guilty of bringing down the plane
over Lockerbie, Scotland. 

2003 Robert Blake was released from jail on $1.5 million
bail. Blake had been jailed for the murder of his wife Bonny
Lee Bakley.

2017  smiled.


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