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SELLING COLLECTIBLES
To cover costs and show a profit, try to triple your money on things that sell for less than $5 and double your money on things that sell for more than $5.
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5554 Drinking
FOLLOWING RUM
The farther south you travel, the darker and heavier the rum.
Dave Agresti, Prof Criminology (retired), Tampa, Florida, United States
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5553 Miscellaneous
PICKING A CHEAP HOBBY
Beware of hobbies that require special footwear.
Matthew Butterick, writer
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PICKING A BRUNCH
No brunch restaurant is worth standing in line for.
Matthew Butterick, writer
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HOUSE FIRE BURN RATE
Assuming stable fuel, heat and oxygen levels, a typical house fire will double in size every minute. Source: Discover Magazine's 20 things you don't know about fires.
Dave Agresti, Prof Criminology (retired), Tampa, Florida, United States
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CHOOSING A MICROBREW
When in doubt, choose a microbrew from a geographic area known for the quality of its water.
Matthew Butterick, writer
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MAINTENANCE & UPGRADES
If you're planning to sell your home within three years, you might as well do any necessary maintenance & upgrades now (so you can enjoy them for a while).
Matthew Butterick, writer
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BUYING REPLACEMENT PARTS
When buying a replacement part, bring the broken part with you, to make sure you get a part that matches.
Matthew Butterick, writer
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WALKING YOUR DOG ON A HOT DAY
When you give your dog water, let him drink half, and pour the other half on his back.
Matthew Butterick, writer
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