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Old 12-31-2015, 07:58 AM   #1
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What did you learn today!

No matter how old we are, we are always learning. How about sharing something in a nutshell that you learned today that was previously unknown to you.

I'll start off, and I had to think about this cause it's early.

I learned that I can not get interested in reading a book called EVE by Wm. Paul Young. I am half way thru it and it is boring and uninteresting. Today it goes back to the library.
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Old 12-31-2015, 08:11 AM   #2
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Old 12-31-2015, 08:56 AM   #3
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I learned this week that Gas-X is your friend during the holidays...
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I learned that an ant lion (or doodlebug) is the larval form of an lacewing insect. Who knew?

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Old 01-02-2016, 06:29 PM   #5
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I learned that you shouldn't leave batteries in when not using the item they power, and how safely store them - bought storage boxes and a meter so we will always have charged ones at our finger-tips. Easy-peasy!
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I learned that a 6" chicken teriyaki sub from Subway only has 4.5gms of fat [without cheese]. Been putting on a few extra lbs this Holiday Season.
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I learned that the man who sings, "You're a mean one, Mr Grinch" is also the voice of the original Tony the Tiger of Frosted Flakes fame. His name is Thurl Ravenscrof. I never made the connection before, but it makes perfect sense after hearing the story on the radio.
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