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Old 04-17-2010, 03:28 PM
 
Location: West Michigan
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Today's Question(s):
If you had to give 15 minute informative speech what subject would you chose to speak about ?

Nikola Tesla


Bonus Question:
When doing laundry do you have a system for sorting/matching socks ?

Nope, shove them in the washer and dryer and sort the survivors when they are done.

Do you fold or roll them before putting them away ?
Roll, seems to be faster.


Extra Credit Question:
In Honor of Ellis Island Family History Day
Do any of our QOTD folks have family members that came through Ellis Island ?

Nope, they all came over before Ellis Island was in full-swing operation.


Just for Fun:


Do you get the newspaper delivered to you home ?

Yes. The old fashioned way; by a kid on a bike he bought with his paper money.

If so what is your favorite section ?
The whole thing. Then again that is only about 12 pages on average.
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Old 04-17-2010, 05:42 PM
 
Location: Hot-Houston Texas
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I would talk about how to photograph people.
I fold the socks.
Yes I get the Sunday paper, go straight to sale ads the coupons.
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Old 04-17-2010, 06:28 PM
 
Location: Tampa Bay
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Today's Question(s):

If you had to give 15 minute informative speech what subject would you chose to speak about ?
Tips for getting the best candidate for a job
Bonus Question:

When doing laundry do you have a system for sorting/matching socks ?
I do not
Do you fold or roll them before putting them away ?
Roll



Just for Fun:


Do you get the newspaper delivered to you home ?
Yes
If so what is your favorite section ?


Local pages
[1704 - 1st successful U.S. newspaper; published in Boston by John Campbell
1810 - Pineapple cheese was patented by Lewis M. Norton.
1875 - "Snooker" (variation of pool) invented by Sir Neville Chamberlain
1920 - American Professional Football Association forms (NFL)
1964 - Ford Mustang formally introduced ($2368 for base model)


Today is:
National Cheeseball Day
Newspaper Day
Ellis Island Family History Day
Mustang Day
Record Store Day
Blah! Blah! Blah ! Day[/quote]Like ppl do on their cell phones while driving..I can't understand how they can talk constantly....
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Old 04-17-2010, 07:42 PM
 
Location: Vermont
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Today's Question(s):

If you had to give 15 minute informative speech what subject would you chose to speak about ? Something relating changing family values and issues pertaining to young children

Bonus Question:
When doing laundry do you have a system for sorting/matching socks ? It's called mix and match!
Do you fold or roll them before putting them away ? Fold them over at the top

Extra Credit Question:
In Honor of Ellis Island Family History Day
Do any of our QOTD folks have family members that came through Ellis Island ? Not to my knowledge...but possible I guess

Just for Fun:

Do you get the newspaper delivered to you home ? No
If so what is your favorite section ?
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Old 04-17-2010, 08:34 PM
 
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If you had to give 15 minute informative speech what subject would you chose to speak about ? Adoption.


Bonus Question:

When doing laundry do you have a system for sorting/matching socks ? Nope.

Do you fold or roll them before putting them away ? Roll pairs together.


Extra Credit Question:
In Honor of Ellis Island Family History Day

Do any of our QOTD folks have family members that came through Ellis Island ? Great grandparents from Italy.


Just for Fun:

Do you get the newspaper delivered to you home ? No, I read it online.

If so what is your favorite section ?
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Old 04-17-2010, 09:09 PM
 
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The subject I'd choose to inform on would be the status or Incorporation of Native American Lands and Sovereignties in Alaska. I systematically sort, match and roll socks. N/A on the bonus question and no to the newspaper. It is late and I am sure many have gone to bed. So I say good night all.
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Old 04-17-2010, 09:50 PM
 
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Happy Saturday, All! (Better late than never, I guess...)

Today's Question(s):

If you had to give 15 minute informative speech what subject would you chose to speak about ? Highway Safety!!!


Bonus Question:

When doing laundry do you have a system for sorting/matching socks ?Yep, it's called "Mrs. Crew Chief...

Do you fold or roll them before putting them away ? She rolls 'em.


Extra Credit Question:
In Honor of Ellis Island Family History Day

Do any of our QOTD folks have family members that came through Ellis Island ?Nope; Mrs. Crew Chief flew into DFW.


Just for Fun:

Do you get the newspaper delivered to you home ? Yes; local paper as well as the Wall Street Journal.

If so what is your favorite section ? Front section of the local paper and "Personal Journal" in the WSJ.


Today in History:
1704 - 1st successful U.S. newspaper; published in Boston by John Campbell
1810 - Pineapple cheese was patented by Lewis M. Norton.
1875 - "Snooker" (variation of pool) invented by Sir Neville Chamberlain
1920 - American Professional Football Association forms (NFL)
1964 - Ford Mustang formally introduced ($2368 for base model) My sister gave away her '65 for a song...sigh.

Word of the Day:
transmogrify \trans-MOG-ruh-fy\ , verb;
1. To change into a different shape or to transform, often with bizarre or humorous effect.

Today is:
National Cheeseball Day
Newspaper Day I consider myself truly fortunate to be able to enjoy the morning paper & a cup of coffee. A computer news website will never be as good for me...
Ellis Island Family History Day
Mustang Day
Record Store Day
Blah! Blah! Blah ! Day I think there are MANY "Blah! Blah! Blah! daze!!!
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