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Monday, March 24, 2014

WD-40 ~ Taxpayer $ Going to China ~ Barn Puppy Rescue ~ Jets Rant ~ Dog Saves Choking Owner

Good 31º rain coming soon, tonight/tomorrow morning.

My two Amaryllis plants are blooming.. Does that mean it's Spring???
The one on the left from Patty and the one on the right from Cindy.

WD-40 hints for the week...
  • Shine stainless steel appliances
  • Remove dirt from sliding window and door tracks
  • Lubricate vacuum cleaner wheels

  • First Lady, her family, and entourage, visiting China courtesy of the American taxpayers.
    Subject: Beijing Hotel Not Impressed with Obama Ladies

    Just FMI (For My Information) if you want to be taken off the daily drivel list, just let me know. I am on FB with the link and you can always just save the link ( and visit whenever you feel like it. Sometimes constant emails are a pain. Each day the new post will appear first, the archives are on the left for any you missed. Just click on them.  Let me know. No feelings hurt.

    LOL! Thanks Liz, my dental hygienist at Bright Now Dental in Grants Pass, for posting this!

    This is a GREAT story!

    Historically this date....
    1882 – Robert Koch announces the discovery of mycobacterium tuberculosis, thebacterium responsible for tuberculosis.
    1900 – Mayor of New York City Robert Anderson Van Wyck breaks ground for a new underground "Rapid Transit Railroad" that would link Manhattan and Brooklyn.
    1934 – U.S. Congress passes the Tydings-McDuffie Act allowing the Philippines to become a self-governing commonwealth.
    1944 – Ardeatine MassacreGerman troops kill 335 Italian civilians in Rome.
    1958 – Rock'N'Roll teen idol Elvis Presley is drafted in the U.S. Army.
    1989 – Exxon Valdez oil spill: In Prince William Sound in Alaska, the Exxon Valdezspills 240,000 barrels (38,000 m3) of petroleum after running aground.
    1998 – Jonesboro massacreMitchell Johnson and Andrew Golden, aged 11 and 13 respectively, fire upon teachers and students at Westside Middle School in Jonesboro,Arkansas; five people are killed and ten are wounded.
    Click on the "massacre" link and it is an interesting read. Sick puppies, both...Golden more so.

    And births this date include....
    1930 – Steve McQueen, American actor (d. 1980)

    1944 – R. Lee Ermey, American actor
    Born in Emporia, Kansas, Ermey enlisted in the United States Marine Corps in 1961. Ermey was a drill instructor at the Marine Corps Recruit Depot in San Diego, California, and Parris Island, South Carolina from 1965 to 1967. In 1968, Ermey arrived in Vietnam where he served for 14 months with the Marine Wing Support Group 17. He then served two tours of duty in Okinawa, Japan, during which he rose to the rank of Staff Sergeant (E-6) and was medically discharged in 1972 for several injuries incurred during his tours

    1954 – Donna Pescow, American actress

    1976 – Peyton Manning, American football player

    Speaking of football ... and Kristen and Olga I'm sorry, but the Jet's are STUPID! The got rid of Mark Sanchez QB and signed Michael Vick! What the HELL are they thinking???? Rex Ryan is a total JERK anyway!!! Michael Vick, a convicted felon not out of jail for very long... OBVIOUSLY he doesn't like animals to get convicted of operating an illegal interstate dog fighting ring for 5 years! ANYONE who mistreats animals isn't worth 2 cents! FU*K him!! I will NOT watch a NY Jets game, no matter who they are playing, even if it's my Patriots! He should be tied up and let some dogs chew on him! Justice is needed for those poor dogs!
    Ok, off the  

    In regards to dogs and taking them in and feeding them and finding their home... (posted on FB by my friend Georgia Sue) I so agree......

    Here is one SMART dog:
    All I know. Happy Monday. Nuff said. Ciao.
    xo Sue Mom Bobo
    March 24th
    National Chocolate Covered Raisin Day


    Chocolate is made from cocoa beans ( a vegetable) and raisins are from grapes (a fruit). And, we all know that vegetables and fruit are good for you. Therefore, aren't chocolate covered raisins good for you?


    Lydia said...

    Smart dog!

    Edda's screen guy just recommended silicone spray over WD 40 for tracks. Something about WD-40 is good for cleaning metal, but not a long-term lubricant.

    I use baby oil- but that doesn't last long and doesn't deter dust like WD-40. Going to try furniture oil.

    Anonymous said...

    Good blog and very informative! Moochelle's mother looks like a sourpuss who would bark orders at others! They are not doing the USA any favors by acting like they are entitled royalty while there! Makes me cringe!! Notice Mooch is wearing long sleeves on this trip! No bare arms! That's a first!

    I am so sick of their vacations at our expense while so many Americans are hurting and can't find work! Cannot wait until they are GONE!!

    XO Trisha

    Oregon Sue said...

    The WD-40 keeps bugs out of window sills as well as lubing the glides.

    Oregon Sue said...

    AMEN T!!!