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Truth or Delusion?

  » Business & Finance

If you provide good customer service, people will refer business to you. Delusion: Here’s the reason. Good customer service is prerequisite. It’s a minimum expectation.

Tip Credibility: 4

submitted by Mitch 2009-10-26 05:27:47 pm    

Lunar Letters

  » Science & Mathematics

In the Northern Hemisphere, the moon spells DOC each month. First it looks like a D (waxing moon and gets bigger each night), then an O (full), then a C (waning moon and getting smaller each night). South of the equator, it’s reversed and spells COD.

Tip Credibility: 4

submitted by Mitch 2009-10-22 10:44:44 am    

Determining Wind Direction

  » Social Science

If you are flying over a rural area and need to know the wind direction at ground level, look at the cows. They normally stand with their heads downwind. - Elaine Gibbons

Tip Credibility: 4

submitted by Mitch 2009-10-21 11:46:40 am    

Pop's Piggy Bank

  » Business & Finance

Every dollar you save in your twenties supplies one dollar of monthly retirement income in your sixties - Elaine Lyon, Tax Advisor

Tip Credibility: 5

submitted by Mitch 2009-10-20 04:48:23 pm    

Toilet Blues

  » Environment

A leak from a toilet tank into the bowl wastes hundreds of gallons of water. To check for a leak, put three drops of food coloring in the tank and wait a half hour. If the color appears in the bowl, it is time to replace the tank’s flapper valve.

Tip Credibility: 4

submitted by Mitch 2009-10-15 03:30:25 pm    

Too Many Churches?

  » Society & Culture

Did You know, there are more churches per capita in Las Vegas, Nevada than in any other US city.

Tip Credibility: 6

submitted by Mitch 2009-08-27 11:14:25 am    

Smallest Countires

  » Education & Reference

Two countries are smaller than New York's Central Park: Monaco and Vatican City.

Tip Credibility: 5

submitted by Mitch 2009-08-24 10:23:06 am    

Eating Out

  » Dining Out

The average American family spends more than $2,000 a year dining out.

Tip Credibility: 4

submitted by Mitch 2009-08-19 04:41:39 pm    

Lost Your Job?

  » Local Businesses

When you collect unemployment you are taxed on the income. For 2009 only, each person escapes tax on the first $2,400 of unemployment insurance collected.

Tip Credibility: 4

submitted by Mitch 2009-08-18 11:13:49 am    

Weight Loss News

  » Health

A new study revealed that owning and walking a dog can burn off more pounds – up to 14 annually, on average – than some of the top weight-loss programs.

Tip Credibility: 10

submitted by Mitch 2009-08-15 05:01:15 pm    

Are you a Functional Psychopath?

  » Social Science

A recent study revealed that “functional psychopaths” make better investors, CEOs, and lawyers than normal people because they lack normal human emotions.

Tip Credibility: 12

submitted by Mitch 2009-08-13 11:04:41 pm    

Did You Know

  » Health

Infections passed on due to poor hospital hygiene kill as many people in the US – about 103,000 per year – as AIDS, breast cancer, and auto accidents combined.

Tip Credibility: 3

submitted by Mitch 2009-08-13 11:01:04 pm    

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