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My surfing found sites. Yes, I have a life, and daily you come across some oddities.

New found items of interest added daily. Many of these are also added to my Flipboards which I have found to be very useful for collecting relevant information to a) go back to for me and b) to share with those that need to know.

New sections may come about, like the Did You Knows. Many times its nothing that you can’t find, I just like to pull out my favorites.

October 25 – Lighthouses.. now you can see

100 Lighthouses, drawn and more

LIghthouse Facts

Which state has the most lighthouses?

35 Beautiful Lighthouses

A daymark is a pattern painted on a lighthouse to help ships distinguish one from another. They are usually barber’s spirals, stripes, or checkered patterns.

Photo by Angelo Casto on Unsplash

October 14- 2022

October 13, 2022

20,000,000,000,000,000 of them on our Earth.

Did you know that there were literally billions and billions of ants on our planet? In fact there is a number term, and also there are a few more commas above that billion mark. Read all about the many varieties of these interesting creatures, who while annoying is many times, do actually provide a vital service for the planet in many areas. By the way that term is ‘quadrillion’, 16 zeroes. All that knowledge here.

Photo by Kumar Kranti Prasad:

Searching for knowledge worthy of passing on.

“It pays to know the enemy–not least because at some time you may have the opportunity to turn him into a friend.”

– Margaret Thatcher

BBQ added 9-8

A few recipes I came across. You can never have too few good eats and if you know how to make them, yes.

Photo by Anna Guerrero: https://www.pexels.com/photo/grilled-meat-laid-on-a-wood-slab-3276235/

More iPhone Things – 9-7-22

iPhone related links

August 26, 2022
Did you know? Happy Birthday Mother Teresa (1910) and Batter Up!! First televised Major League Baseball game (1939)

“Too often, sales reps simply regurgitate their presentations and expect to land the sale. It doesn’t work.” 

Harvey Mackay

August 25, 2022
Did you know? Two icons passed away on this day, Astronaut Neil Armstrong (2012); Sen. John McCain (2018)

“No sensible decision can be made any longer without taking into account not only the world as it is, but the world as it will be.”

Isaac Asimov

August 24, 2022
Did you know?: The cork screw was invented today. Reverend Samuel Henshall of Oxford, England receives the first patent for it.

“Success is not final; failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.”

Winston Churchill

August 23, 2022

“Social media is about sociology and psychology more than technology.”

 Brian Solis

August 22, 2022

“One of the best predictors of ultimate success in either sales or non-sales selling isn’t natural talent or even industry expertise, but how you explain your failures and rejections.”

Daniel H. Pink

August 21, 2022

“Humility is not thinking less of yourself, it’s thinking of yourself less.”

C.S. Lewis

August 20, 2022

“Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Don’t be trapped by dogma — which is living with the results of other people’s thinking. “

Steve Jobs

August 18, 2022

“To live is to choose. But to choose well, you must know who you are and what you stand for, where you want to go and why you want to get there.”

Kofi Annan

August 17, 2022

“The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand, and the determination that whether we win or lose, we have applied the best of ourselves to the task at hand.”

August 16, 2022

August 15, 2022

“Years ago, I tried to top everybody, but I don’t anymore. I realized it was killing conversation. When you’re always trying for a topper you aren’t really listening.”

– Groucho Marx

News for August 9, 2022 .. Cool things to know

 “You can’t depend on your eyes when your imagination is out of focus.” 

Mark Twain

“Mystery creates wonder and wonder is the basis of man’s desire to understand.”

– Neil Armstrong

“You can never add too much garlic, or eat too much ice cream.”

August 8th – Interesting Articles.

“If your brains were dynamite there wouldn’t be enough to blow your hat off.”

Timequake, Kurt Vonnegut
August 7th , 2022