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Daily Quote

"Determine that the thing can and shall be done, and then we shall find the way."


Abraham Lincoln


Joke of the Day

Why do hockey players make great bankers?


Because they are good at checking.


Fun Fact

Pigs are constitutionally protected in Florida.

First written in 1838, the Constitution of the state of Florida guarantees the right to privacy, the freedom of speech, and the right of pregnant pigs to be free from cages. Unlike many crazy or outdated laws, this amendment is recent (passed in 2002) and comes from a well-meaning place: the prevention of cruelty to animals. During pregnancy, a pig must not be caged or even tethered such that it can't turn around freely.


History Fact

Then what was His Complex?


Napoleon wasn’t actually all that short. Sure, he was 5’6″, but that was pretty much average for his time.


Movie/TV Trivia

Samara, the girl from The Ring, and Lilo from Lilo & Stitch are both voiced by the same person, Daveigh Chase.


Movie/TV Quote

“Magic Mirror on the wall, who is the fairest one of all?"


Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, 1937


Conversation Starter

How fast do you read?


Writing Prompt

Should Teachers and Professors Ban Student Use of Laptops in Class?


Weird Laws

It is Illegal to Be Shirtless in Barcelona

In an effort to keep the streets of Barcelona free of beachgoers in bikinis and men going shirtless, lawmakers in the Spanish town on the Mediterranean banned anyone from being topless or in a swimsuit in public anywhere but the beach or a pool.


Passed in 2011, fines for walking around half-naked could cost you up to €260.


No shirt, no shoes, no service!