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NOSING YOUR CAR TO A WALL
When you are parking a car head on to a wall, turn on your high beams and look at the reflection on the wall as you slowly move closer. When the brightest part, the umbra, falls out of view, you are close enough.
Jon Roppolo, student, Flushing, New York
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5640 Relationships
EYEING A LOOKER
Want to know if a certain person in your group likes you? Wait for something funny to be said. If that person locks eyes with you while laughing—even if you didn't say it—he/she is into you.
Clif Dickens, Writer, Designer, Nashville, TN, United States
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SOURCING OUT FALSE INFORMATION ONLINE
Read through a story online and look for the embedded links. If the story contains: a.) AT LEAST three links that are direct connected to the information that is highlighted in the story b.) the links go AT LEAST two separate news platforms that provide verified sources related to the highlighted information, and c.) all of the authors give their names in the bylines of the story, the story is more likely to be true.
Dr. Shane Tilton, Professor, Ada, Ohio, United States
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5638 Gardening
SMOKE GETS IN YOUR EYES
Wherever you stand near a bonfire, the smoke always comes your way.
DAVE GOWLETT, RETIRED PROJECT MANAGER, SOUTHAMPTON, HAMPSHIRE, UK
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5637 Ages and Stages
EXPERTISE
98% of the adult population are World authorities on the best way to load a dishwasher.
DAVE GOWLETT, RETIRED PROJECT MANAGER, SOUTHAMPTON, HAMPSHIRE, UK
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PIRACY
Approximately 3.14% of seamen are pi-rates.
DAVE GOWLETT, RETIRED PROJECT MANAGER, SOUTHAMPTON, HAMPSHIRE, UK
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5635 Money
JANUARY
During January there seems always to be lots of month left at the end of the money.
DAVE GOWLETT, RETIRED PROJECT MANAGER, SOUTHAMPTON, HAMPSHIRE, UK
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EXPERIENCE NAILING
The thumb on the hand that holds the nail is larger than the thumb on the hand that holds the hammer.
Paul Backus, Retired, Salem, OR, USA
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DOWNSIZING
When downsizing, it takes at least twice as long to dispose of stuff as it did to acquire it originally.
Bob Scoff, Electrical Engineer, Collierville, TN, USA
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