Archive for the ‘Misc.’ Category

September 19th, 2017 - 8:12 am § in Misc.

Repurpose Your Old Phone

What happens to old smart phones?   Can you trade them in?  Sell them? Rick Broida at c|net has some better ideas: 1. Keep it as a backup phone It’s a hard truth: Phones get lost, stolen and broken every day. I don’t know about you, but I’d be in pretty dire straits if something [...]

September 19th, 2017 - 8:08 am § in Misc.

When did “WE” get here?

Just-Discovered 14,000-Year-Old Settlement May Require Revising History Of North America The Heiltsuk Nation has always claimed its people settled in Canada before the last ice age. A new archaeological dig proved them right. ALL-THAT-IS-INTERESTING.COM[...]

September 19th, 2017 - 3:00 am § in Misc.

Syrian Artist Paints His Version of Guernica


September 19th, 2017 - 1:10 am § in Misc.

The AVE Challenge: Where is this?

  A. Cliff above Elliot Bay   B. Mars    C. Arizona desert     D. Drought area in Sahara   E. Detroit[...]

September 19th, 2017 - 1:01 am § in Misc.

When Power Shifts


September 18th, 2017 - 1:03 pm § in Misc.

THE Ave Challenge: Who is this?

A. Eran Douglas in “American Pan” B. Maine driver’s licence photo  C. Presidential candidate from Oregon D.  Gwyndl Cook, first transpecies member of the Democratic National Committee E. Young picture of The Ave Editor   aaa[...]

September 18th, 2017 - 12:57 pm § in Misc.

THE-Ave Challenge: What is wrong with this picture

A. This 65 yo lady is pregnant! B. She is bearing four babies! C. She has lost 120 pounds! D. She already has 13 children! E. She is a “right to lifer!”[...]

September 18th, 2017 - 12:30 pm § in Misc.

Sept 18, 1970 .. Jimi Hendrix Death


September 18th, 2017 - 8:35 am § in Misc.

What Rewards Do You Get For True Success?

Free use of United’s Elite Couch Club in select airports. Free  newspaper of your choice, delivered to your seat .. Wall Street Journal or Financial Times. Placement at top of free upgrades list on all flights except those to Qatar and Dubai. First class meals in case you can only be seated i[...]

September 18th, 2017 - 1:18 am § in Misc.

THE Ave Challenge: Can you draw a triangle with three right angles?

A. Yes. B. Stupid Question. [...]