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Hard choices, easy life. Easy choices, hard life.


Jerzy Gregory


Joke

My friend says to me: "What rhymes with orange" I said: "No it doesn't"

Fun Fact

Playboy has been publishing braille versions of their magazines since 1970, however no pictorial representations are included.


History Fact

Now They’re Stuck With It

The state of Idaho got its name after a mining lobbyist named George M. Willing proposed the name to Congress, claiming “E Dah Hoe” was Shoshone phrase meaning “Gem of the Mountains.” The truth, that Milling had just made the word up, which was only discovered after the name was in common use.


Movie/TV Trivia

Cast Away

To make himself look like an average out of shape middle aged man Tom Hanks didn't exercise and allowed himself to grow pudgy. Production was then halted for a year so he could lose fifty pounds and grow out his hair for his time spent on the deserted island.


Movie/TV Quote

"Elementary, my dear Watson."


The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, 1929

Fun fact:


Sherlock Holmes never says this iconic quote in any of the books the character is based off of.


Conversation Starter

What scares you most about your future?


Writing Prompt

Your elderly character escapes from the retirement home where his or her children have placed him or her....