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More recognition of China,s influence

  » Business & Finance


With the assimilation of Hong Kong, China took its first step towards capitalism. It is amazing how quickly they are becoming accustomed to it.In particular, all their interstates are toll roads.

Tip Credibility: 4


submitted by hillloyd 2012-07-14 09:25:34 am    

Use pop to clean

  » Home & Garden


Likewise, milk has enzymes that breaks down the proteins in blood. Milk works wonders on even day old blood stains.

Tip Credibility: 4


submitted by hillloyd 2012-07-13 03:15:17 pm    

Travel Tip: Ask for Directions

  » Travel


Don't forget to bring a phrase book, some local currency and a good attitude.

Tip Credibility: 4


submitted by hillloyd 2012-07-13 03:11:57 pm    

The Best Bacons

  » Food & Drink


For an excellent change, substitute (the admittedly hard-to-find)guanciale for pancetta in any carbonara dish. For more bacon ideas, check out www.infobarrel.com/best_bacon_in_the_world.

Tip Credibility: 4


submitted by hillloyd 2012-07-13 03:07:42 pm    

Bad Joke

  » Entertainment & Music


Two termites walk into a bar. They sit down, rap on the counter and ask the guy behind it, "Hey, is the bar tender here?"

Tip Credibility: 4


submitted by hillloyd 2012-07-08 10:12:00 pm    

Bad Jokes

  » Family & Relationships


What did one muffin say to the other muffin? "Holy cow, a talking muffin!"

Tip Credibility: 4


submitted by hillloyd 2012-07-08 10:10:34 pm    

Bumper Sticker (Funny)

  » Entertainment & Music


My favorite is a front license plate that reads: 3M TA3

Tip Credibility: -3


submitted by hillloyd 2012-07-04 05:11:21 pm    

How to Remember Which Fork to Use

  » Dining Out


If you're confused about which eating utensil to use, remember that it is always appropriate to use the outermost eating utensil. Sometimes a specialized implement will be provided like a snail fork but it is always included with the specific dish.

Tip Credibility: 4


submitted by hillloyd 2012-07-04 03:10:45 pm    

Food for thoughts

  » Education & Reference


Never pay attention to the "long run." In the long run, we're all dead.

Tip Credibility: 4


submitted by hillloyd 2012-07-04 02:56:41 pm    

How to make millions! Even if the idea is stupid

  » Business & Finance


I much prefer Steve Martin's two step process for making a million dollars and not paying taxes. First - Get a million dollars Second - When the IRS asks why you did not pay taxes, just say "I forgot!"

Tip Credibility: 4


submitted by hillloyd 2012-07-04 02:54:27 pm    

How to improve your home made hamburgers

  » Food & Drink


If you find that your hamburgers or meatballs or any type pf meat patty are consistently dry, add a little water to the mix. It may seem odd but it works.

Tip Credibility: 4


submitted by hillloyd 2012-07-02 03:16:44 pm    

Window Cleaning

  » Home & Garden


Professional window cleaners recommend using newspaper for a streak free finish when cleaning windows.

Tip Credibility: 4


submitted by hillloyd 2012-06-16 11:34:16 pm    

Food for thoughts

  » Education & Reference


Those who can, DO. Those who can't, TEACH. Those who can;t teach, TEACH GYM. -Woody Allen

Tip Credibility: 4


submitted by hillloyd 2012-06-16 11:30:41 pm    

Best Burgers in Houston

  » Food & Drink


If you like hamburgers, you have to try the Itty Bitty Burger Barn on Pinemont between Antoine and TC Jester. The hamburgers are Texas sized and come with a variety of great toppings. My favorite is the one with corned beef on top.

Tip Credibility: 4


submitted by hillloyd 2012-06-16 06:42:11 am    

The U.S. Space and Rocket CEnter in Huntsville, AL

  » Travel


The U.S. Space and Rocket Center is a great vacation for the budding astronaut in your family. See the history of spaceflight and experience a simulated flight. The more intrepid can ride the centrifuge and expereince the pull of three G's. A great ride!

Tip Credibility: 4


submitted by hillloyd 2012-05-18 02:41:10 pm    

The Transit of Venus Across the Sun on June 5th

  » Science & Mathematics


This will be the last chance for the next one hundred years to watch Venus cross in front of the sun. On June 5th, from anywhere, you can watch as a small black dot crosses the face of our star. Be sure to use the appropriate solar filters or sunglasses.

Tip Credibility: 4


submitted by hillloyd 2012-05-18 02:36:10 pm    

Wanna Live Forever? Read "The Postmortal" Before You Decide

  » Society & Culture


Although the writing is sometimes exceedingly amatuerish, the author, Drew Magary, offers some interesting insights into a world where anyone can live forever. The characters may feel unfulfilled but you won't after reading this overlooked novel.

Tip Credibility: 4


submitted by hillloyd 2012-05-18 02:29:25 pm    

Fresh Basil Makes Every Italian Dish Better

  » Food & Drink


When cooking Italian, be sure to have plenty of FRESH basil on hand. It can be added to almost any Italian dish. Add to a sauce at the end or julienne and then sprinkle on finished pasta. It's also a great, natural stress reliever. Mangia!

Tip Credibility: 4


submitted by hillloyd 2012-05-18 02:20:12 pm    

Great Calculators for High School

  » Computers & Internet


Buy the Ti-84 Plus for freshman and sophomores. Move up to the NSpire series fro junior and senior years and into college.

Tip Credibility: 4


submitted by hillloyd 2012-05-18 01:51:01 pm    


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