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20 years till seen again?

On April 8th there’s going to be a solar eclipse…  Eclipse chasers from Fresno will be travelling to Texas to be in the path of totality – Where the moon completely blocks out the sun’s direct rays.  Due to the moon’s shorter distance to Earth, the time of totality will be more than twice as long in Texas than in …

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VR Goggles For Mice?

Scientists at Northwestern University have developed tiny VR goggles for mice…  (Yep, you read that right!) They are allowing researchers to get deeper insights into the workings of rodent brains. (This brings to mind a Tom & Jerry cartoon, where Jerry the mouse is lying on a couch with what looks like a crash helmet on his head immersed in …

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Saved By A Chimp?

In 1952 The Today Show aired with Dave Garroway as host… The show wasn’t doing very well at all. That is until the addition of J. Fred Muggs… Now J. Fred Muggs was no ordinary man, nope. He wasn’t a man at all, but a Chimpanzee dressed in diapers like a baby… becoming an overnight sensation and signed up by …

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Do you ever feel like quitting?

Do you ever feel like quitting?  I know I have many times when I was first starting out online.  (And for a brief time, I did.)  There’s a great quote by Thomas Edison that goes:  “Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.” I wonder if he …

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Want a laugh? Watch this.

For the past few weeks, I’ve been watching a Netflix series. Friday Night Dinner… (Something my daughter had been watching. And that got me watching it.) It’s a UK sitcom about two brothers who share their Friday-night dinners at their parents’ home, no matter what, something always goes wrong. There are 6 seasons in total and I finished the last …

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How NPS is using humour to create fans

Saturday morning is usually when me and the wife tend to bath our two dogs… Tilly and Tiny two Shih Tzu’s, Tiny the smallest one always comes out shivering. And always reminds of a scene from ET where ET has a towel around his whole body with only his head peeking out, lol. I came across an interesting article about …

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One interesting fact about Leonardo…

Everyone’s heard of Leonardo Da Vinci… There have even been films made about him. Considered as one of the most prolific inventors in history… …that spent hours upon hours creating and concocting inventions and innovations. In a variety of fields including flight, warfare, and public water systems. But did you know that Leonardo da Vinci’s last name… Da Vinci wasn’t …

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Want to hear a corny joke?

Why was Cinderella so bad at soccer? She kept running away from the ball… Hahaha I know it’s a bit of a corny joke, eh? But you know what? Lots of people run away from things they don’t like or that makes them feel uncomfortable. And this can manifest in different ways… Take for example being in internet marketing you …

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Are you on the road to nowhere?

I was reading an email today from a marketer… about 3 major factors that stop people from being successful. And the one that stood out to me was about not knowing where we’re going. (Something I felt like many times.) There was a quote from Henry Kissinger:enH “If you don’t know where you are going, every road will get you …

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Recovered after 28 years…

This morning, I was reading an article I came across…  You may have seen it especially if you’re a Formula One fan.  Former Formula One driver Gerhard Berger’s Ferrari was recovered by Scotland Yard.  After 28 years…  (Bet he didn’t think he’d be seeing that again!)  It was one of two Ferrari sports cars stolen, a red F512M Testarossa at …