Sunday, January 20, 2019

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These acro-cats cross tightropes, wobble on rocking horses, on the top of mirror balls and even deign to get their paws dirty with a little comedy at the Moscow Cat Theater. The theater, founded by Yuri Kuklachev and his son Dmitri in 1990, stars 120 felines and a few human catch watchers, reports the Daily Mail.

"The animals feel good and each of them has found its place. That's great because it shows that the atmosphere here is favourable for them. We have more than 120 cats in total. We haven't brought all of them here. Step by step we will be bringing them in. Soon we'll have a... Read More

San Antonio, Texas - is the newest vacation rentals site on the internet though its founder Angelican Alaniz, isn't new to promoting and renting vacation rentals to travellers looking for a different type of vacation to a traditional resort of hotel. Alaniz was the founder of 2 of the internets first vacation rental sites, and, sites that she sold early in 2004. Angie is back in the vacation rental listing site business again with her latest venture, With a passion for finding travelers great deals and internet promotion... Read More

A smart chef knows to withhold 1 or 2 key ingredients or dynamic that gives their dish that ultimate taste difference. I can tell you that this home-reared chef has at times been tempted to do just that, and, in fact, in the past—a very long time ago—indeed I have. In my defense, I will tell you why.

When a friend or relative has sampled one of my personal creations, a particular dish they have found to be truly delicious—so much that they want to go home and duplicate it—it is natural that they would want to ask for the recipe. I, too, will often ask for a recipe I like; however I also... Read More

A Tim Tam is a sandwich cookie—of wafer with layers of chocolate malted biscuit, chocolate cream filling, and a thin coat of chocolate on the outside—originating from Australia. To “Tim Tam Slam” is to briefly use the cookie like a straw, while drinking coffee, tea, or hot chocolate, and then it is consumed with a degree of urgency…or you’ll end-up wearing it!

I should know. I was just recently introduced to this delightful wafer cookie, and just missed making a mess of myself. But my sister, Victoria, was not so lucky. The cookie dropped into her cup of tea, as we watched the sugary... Read More

Laffing Sal wasn’t very pretty but she was certainly memorable, and very colorful. She had bright pink cheeks and fire-engine red lipstick. She wore a little green hat on short, red, curly hair, and her mouth was fixed open in laughter, showing a big gap between her two front teeth. Her boisterous laughter, a continuous cackle, was heard throughout the entire amusement park. And it was said that she frightened many small children and annoyed scores of adults.

Playland was set at the seaside, along the Great Highway; and just how many times our family made trips to this fun-fest theme... Read More

58-year-old Ronald Page a retired worker from General Motors usually maintained an average of $100.00 in his bank account.

Though back on August 1st through August 18th in 2009 due to a bank error the automatic teller machine he was at in Detroit’s Greektown Gambling Casinos allowed him to withdraw thousands of dollars that totaled up to $1.5 million in cash.

ATM withdraws

$312,000 at Greektown Casino

$103,000 at MGM Grand Casino (that same day)

$514,000 at Motor City Casino (few days later)

The rest were taken out at ATM’s all over town to include... Read More

Tom and Ray Magliozzi on Friday told listeners they will stop making any new episodes of their funny auto advice show at the end of September. This is 25 years after "Car Talk" began rolling in Boston. The show has aired every Saturday morning and is National Public Radio's most popular program.

Older brother Tom is 74 years old and the brothers says it is "time to stop and smell the cappuccino." "Car Talk" isn't ending on NPR, though. NPR says it has repurposed episodes that it will continue to air every week with material culled from the show's archives.

The brothers... Read More

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