Author Archives: Chuck

When to throw an egg in church.

In medieval times, a festival of ‘egg-throwing’ was held in church. The priest would throw a hard-boiled egg to one of the choir boys, and then tossed from one choir boy to the next. When the clock struck 12, whoever … Continue reading

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Sleeping Crocus

Crocus closing up for the night and going to sleep.

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Crocuses are in Bloom

The honeybees love them.

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Quadrantid meteor shower tonight.

This is one of the least studied meteor shower, because it happens on a very cold night every year. You should be able to see about one “shooting star” per minute starting around 1:00 a.m. EST. So if you did … Continue reading

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Today is the first day of the rest of your… 2013

We made it through another year. The new Mayan Calendar must have come out, because the world did not end on Dec 21, 2012. Did you worry that it would? What did you do to prepare? Did you ask for … Continue reading

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Asteriod Discovered 12/09/12 Fortells Doomsday 12/21/12?

Two Asteroid Earth Flybys this week. This week the buzz is about a newly discovered asteroid  about 100ft long narrowly missing the Earth. It whizzed by close. Half the distance of the Moon’s orbit. This coincides with another known close … Continue reading

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Ten Top Quotes from Zig Ziglar

Ten Top Quotes from Zig Ziglar… 10) “Remember that failure is an event, not a person.” 9) “You will get all you want in life, if you help enough other people get what they want.”  8 ) “People often say … Continue reading

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Spot Mercury, Venus and Saturn!

Mercury, Venus, Saturn and a crescent moon   Mercury, Venus and Saturn I plan on waking early before dawn to look up in the eastern sky to see these three planets at once. I hope the  clouds will be gone. … Continue reading

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We Live in a Low Interest Rate Bizzaro World

The Lowest Interest Rate of Our Lifetime I was in the bank and their posted 10 yr CD (certificate of deposit) low interest rate was only  1.01% I can’t imagine anyone locking up their money for ten years for this … Continue reading

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The stars are out tonight.

Jupiter is very visible tonight. I looked to the east just after dark and low in the sky was the big bright light of Jupiter. Please experience the joy and self satisfaction of naked eye planet spotting. Teach your children … Continue reading

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