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Good Morning, ,
Today is Friday, February 23
Time to wear a bit of red to show your support for the troops!


Just saw the headline that in Connecticut alone 97 people are now
dead, 1951 hospitalized due to the new and improved flu. I wonder what
the numbers are for all of North America!
Over 2000 shot in Connecticut, 
and they can't blame THAT on the NRA!

Have FUN!
Dearwebby

Todays Bonehead Award:
Florida woman ‘just out of rehab' had 
open 12-pack of beer, child in car


Bonehead
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Today, February 23 in
2000 Robby Knievel made a successful motorcycle jump of 200 feet over
an oncoming train. 
See More of what happened on this day in history.
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______________________________________________________ History will be kind to me for I intend to write it. --- Sir Winston Churchill (1874 - 1965) Oh, what a tangled web we weave when first we practice to believe. --- Laurence J. Peter (1919 - 1988) The more you seek security, the less of it you have. But the more you seek opportunity, the more likely it is that you will achieve the security that you desire." --- Brian Tracy ______________________________________________________ If you like the Humor Letter, please vote! ______________________________________________________ A kindergarten teacher was receiving birthday gifts from her pupils. The florist's son handed her a gift. She shook it, held it overhead, and said, "I bet I know what it is. Some flowers." "That's right" the boy said, "but how did you know?" "Oh, just a wild guess," she said. The next pupil was the candy shop owner's daughter. The teacher held her gift overhead, shook it, and said, "I bet I can guess what it is. A box of sweets." "That's right, but how did you know?" asked the girl. "Oh, just a wild guess," said the teacher. The next gift was from the son of the liquor store owner. The teacher held the package overhead, but it was leaking. She touched a drop of the leakage with her finger and touched it to her tongue. "Is it wine?" she asked. "No," the boy replied, with some excitement. The teacher repeated the process, taking a larger drop of the leakage to her tongue. "Is it champagne?" she asked. "No," the boy replied, with more excitement. The teacher took one more taste before declaring, "I give up, what is it?" With great glee, the boy replied, "It's a puppy-dog!" ______________________________________________________ The visiting church school supervisor asks little Johnny during Bible class who broke down the walls of Jericho. Little Johnny replies that he does not know, but it definitely is not him. The supervisor, taken aback by this lack of basic Bible knowledge goes to the school principal and relates the whole incident. The principal replies that he knows little Johnny and his whole family very well and can vouch for them, if little Johnny said that he did not do it, he as principal is satisfied that it is the truth. Even more appalled the inspector goes to the regional Head of Education and relates the whole story. After listening he replies: "I can't see why you are making such a big issue out of this; just get three quotes and fix the damned wall." _____________________________________________________ Malwarebytes for Home | Anti-Malware Premium | Free Trial Download ______________________________________________________ Melbourne, Australia _____________________________________________________
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_____________________________________________________ Two little kids are in a hospital, lying on stretchers next to each other, outside the operating room. The first kid leans over and asks, "What are you in here for?" The second kid says, "I'm in here to get my tonsils out and I'm a little nervous." The first kid says, "You've got nothing to worry about. I had that done when I was four. They put you to sleep, and when you wake up they give you lots of Jell-O and ice cream. It's a breeze!" The second kid then asks, "What are you here for?" The first kid says, "A circumcision." The second kid says, "Whoa! I had that done when I was born. I couldn't walk for a year!" _____________________________________________________ An INTERNATIONAL BONEHEAD AWARD has been earned by Stephanie Roque, 30, Palm Beach, Florida Florida woman ‘just out of rehab' had open 12-pack of beer, child in car A Florida woman was arrested after deputies said she drove intoxicated with a child sitting above an open case of beer tucked in the back seat. A Palm Beach County Sheriff’s deputy pulled over Miami resident Stephanie Roque, 30, about 11 a.m. after she made a complete stop in her SUV in the center of a lane, the Palm Beach Post reported. The deputy said that Roque’s drivers license was suspended, and noticed she had a “strong smell of alcohol,” the arrest report states. Roque told the deputy that she “just got out of rehab today for a drinking problem,” according to the report. The deputy found a child in the backseat of the car with an open 12-pack of beer sitting underneath the child’s feet, the Palm Beach Post reported. Only nine of the 12 beers were in the case, the report states. The deputy had Roque perform roadside sobriety tests, and then arrested her on charges of DUI and child neglect. Roque was booked into the Palm Beach County jail and released Thursday after posting a $4,000 bond, according to jail records. _________________________________ Tech Support Pits From: From Linny Re: Moved task bar Dear Webby, I truly need help with this. My grandsons visited and somehow put the task bar that is at the bottom on the side and it is very much in the way and they don't know how they did it? Thanks Linny Dear Linny Just grab an empty gray spot in the task bar with the mouse, and drag it back down. It does not drag normally, but acts like it is stuck, then all of a sudden it snaps to where the mouse is. Have FUN! DearWebby

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A guy walks into a bar and approaches the barman, "Can I have a pint of Less, please?" "I'm sorry sir," the barman replies, looking slightly puzzled, "I've not come across that one before. Is it a spirit?" "I've no idea," replies the guy, "The thing is, I went to see my doctor last week and he told me that I should drink less." ____________________________________________________ Daily tip from Thriftyfun.com Softer Line Dried Clothing By mamacrafter [45 Posts, 30 Comments] 22 found this helpful February 15, 2011 Do you line dry your laundry only to discover when it's dried out that it needs ironing? Try putting 1/3 cup of vinegar in the washer. Vinegar will take the soap residue out of the laundry and your laundry will be lots softer. By Queen Bee from TN Tip provided by Thriftyfun.com ____________________________________________________ Having been married ten years and still living in an apartment, the wife would often complain about anything, as she was tired of saving every penny to buy a "dream home". Trying to placate her, the husband found a new apartment, within their budget. However, after the first week, she began complaining again. "Joel," she said, "I don't like this place at all. There are no curtains in the bathroom. The neighbors can see me every time I take a bath." "Don't worry about them." replied her husband. "they can buy curtains it it bothers them."
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Today, February 23, in
1574 France began the 5th holy war against the Huguenots. 

1660 Charles XI became the king of Sweden. 

1792 The Humane Society of Massachusetts was incorporated. 

1813 The first U.S. raw cotton-to-cloth mill was founded in Waltham,
MA. 

1820 The Cato Street conspiracy was uncovered. 

1821 The Philadelphia College of Apothecaries established the first
pharmacy college. 

1822 Boston was incorporated as a city. 

1836 In San Antonio, TX, the siege of the Alamo began. 

1839 In Boston, MA, William F. Harnden organized the first express
service between Boston and New York City. It was the first express
service in the U.S. 

1847 Santa Anna was defeated at the Battle of Buena Vista in Mexico by
U.S. troops under Gen. Zachary. 

1861 U.S. President-elect Abraham Lincoln arrived secretly in
Washington to take his office after an assassination attempt in
Baltimore. 

1861 Texas became the 7th state to secede from the Union. 

1874 Walter Winfield patented a game called "sphairistike." More
widely known as lawn tennis. 

1875 J. Palisa discovered asteroid #143 (aka Adria). 

1883 Alabama became the first U.S. state to enact an antitrust law. 

1886 Charles M. Hall completed his invention of aluminum. 

1887 The French/Italian Riviera was hit by an earthquake that killed
about 2,000. 

1896 The Tootsie Roll was introduced by Leo Hirshfield. 

1898 In France, Emile Zola was imprisoned for his letter, "J'accuse,"
which accused the government of anti-Semitism and wrongly jailing
Alfred Dreyfus. 

1900 The Battle of Hart's Hill took place in South Africa between the
Boers and the British army. 

1904 The U.S. acquired control of the Panama Canal Zone for $10
million. 

1905 The Rotary Club was founded in Chicago, IL, by Attorney Paul
Harris and three others. 

1910 In Philadelphia, PA, the first radio contest was held. 

1915 Nevada began enforcing convenient divorce law. 

1916 The U.S. Congress authorizes the McKinley Memorial $1 gold coin. 

1919 The Fascist Party was formed in Italy by Benito Mussolini. 

1927 The Federal Radio Commission began assigning frequencies, hours
of operation and power allocations for radio broadcasters. On July 1,
1934 the name was changed to the Federal Communications Commission
(FCC). 

1932 Robert Short became the first American to die in an arial battle
with the Japanese. 

1940 Russian troops conquered Lasi Island. 

1940 Walt Disney's animated movie "Pinocchio" was released. 

1945 The 28th Regiment of the Fifth Marine Division of the U.S.
Marines reached the top of Mount Surabachi. A photograph of these
Marines raising the American flag was taken. 

1954 The first mass vaccination of children against polio began in
Pittsburgh, PA. 

1955 The French government was formed by Edgar Faure. 

1957 The U.S. Supreme Court ruled that the NFL operations did fall
within coverage of antitrust laws. 

1958 Juan Fangio, 5-time world diving champion, was kidnapped by Cuban
rebels. 

1966 The Bitar government in Syria was ended with a military coup. 

1968 Wilt Chamberlain (Philadelphia 76ers) became the first player to
score 25,000 career points in the NBA. 

1970 Guyana became a republic. 

1974 The Symbionese Liberation Army demanded $4 million more for the
release of Patty Hearst. Hearst had been kidnapped on February 4th. 

1980 Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini declared that Iran's new parliament
would have to decide the fate of the hostages taken on November 4,
1979, at the U.S. embassy in Tehran. 

1985 The TV show "Gimme a Break" was broadcast live before a studio
audience. It was the first TV sitcom to be seen live since the 1950s. 

1991 During the Persian Gulf War, ground forces crossed the border of
Saudi Arabia into the country of Iraq. Less than four days later the
war was over due to the surrender or withdraw of Iraqi forces. 

1993 Gary Coleman won a $1,280,000 lawsuit against his parents. 

1997 NBC-TV aired "Schindler's List." It was completely uncensored. 

1997 Ali Hassan Abu Kamal, a Palestinian teacher, opened fire on the
86th-floor observation deck of New York City's Empire State Building.
He killed one person and wounded six more before killing himself. 

1998 In central Florida, tornadoes killed 42 people and damaged and/or
destroyed about 2,600 homes and businesses. 

1999 In Ankara, Turkey, Abdullah Ocalan was charged with treason. The
prosecutors were seeking the death penalty for the Kurdish rebel
leader. 

1999 White supremacist John William King was found guilty of
kidnapping and murdering James Byrd Jr. Byrd was dragged behind a
truck for two miles on a country road in Texas. 

2000 Robby Knievel made a successful motorcycle jump of 200 feet over
an oncoming train. 

2005 The New York, NY, city medical examiner's office annouced that it
had exhausted all efforts to identify the remains of the people killed
at the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001, due to the limits of
DNA technology. About 1,600 people had been identified leaving more
than 1,100 unidentified.

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