Monthly Archives: August 2010

#0079: When Your Parents Start Asking YOU For Advice

When you’re growing up, your parents appear to be know-it-alls.  They have an answer to everything you may ask them, and they always seem to have everything together. As a kid, if you ever need advice on something, it stands … Continue reading

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#0078: Finding GREAT Items for Cheap at Garage Sales

In November 2005 – six months after I had graduated from Hampton University – I found myself back living at home with my Mom. I love my Mom to death, but as a grown man fresh out of college, being … Continue reading

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#0077: Free Condiments with Your Fast Food Meals (Suggested by Joseph)

You go to a fast food restaurant.  You order a hamburger, french fries, and some nuggets.  The drive thru lady then asks you what condiments you’d like with your meal.  After thinking about it, you decide to get mustard and … Continue reading

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#0076: Public Transportation

What’s that, you say? You don’t have a car? You can’t afford your own vehicle?  You have places you need to be but don’t have any way of getting there on your own? Fear not, my friends! You can still … Continue reading

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#0075: Going on a Date With Someone Who Doesn’t Answer Their Phone

I have been on too many dates where the following scenario occurs: I’m on a dinner/movie date with a hottie.  We’re talking, laughing and having a good time.  All of a sudden, I hear a ring or a ding or … Continue reading

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#0074: Radio Stations that Play Oldies of Yesteryear

No matter what era  you were born in, they all have something in common: MUSIC. Each generation has a litany of songs, music stylings and artists that are popular to listen to while they are growing up.  As they get … Continue reading

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#0073: Food Leftovers

You’ve cooked a big meal for a dinner party; you’ve prepared food for a party you’re throwing; or you yourself have gone to a friend’s barbecue, where an abundance of hot dogs, hamburgers, snacks and drinks have been prepared. In … Continue reading

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#0072: TV/Movie/Video Game Ratings Systems

And now, a salute to all the various rating system companies that are responsible for tagging warnings onto all of our TV shows, movies and video games! Why salute them, you ask? Easy – these ratings systems make it possible … Continue reading

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#0071: Becoming a Superhero When Danger Occurs

Have you ever wondered what its like to be a superhero and have super-human powers? Imagine having the ability to run extremely fast, lift heavy objects with no trouble, or save people from harm’s way.  Man, if only that could happen … Continue reading

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#0070: Having Friends Willing to be Honest With You About Yourself – The Good AND The Bad

“Friends – how many of us have them?” Okay, so almost EVERYONE on Earth has at least ONE friend.  But how many of those friends are willing to be completely honest with you about yourself? Sure, friends are there to … Continue reading

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