Don’t focus on the people or you will miss all the wonderful glory of the start of Spring…Read More
Some pics from my visit to “The Kennedy Space Center” which is built more like a theme park for the future Space Tourism industry. Most of the park is dedicated to the work that was done by the Space Shuttle program.
One of my favorite quotes that I found at the park: For the eyes of the world now look into space, to the moon and to the planets beyond, and we have vowed that we shall not see it governed by a hostile flag of conquest, but by a banner of freedom and peace. We have vowed that we shall not see space filled with weapons of mass destruction, but with instruments of knowledge and understanding.Read More
Not nearly as popular as the #ALSIceBucketChallenge, the #NoIceBucketChallenge will really make you think… Why am I pouring Ice Water over my head? Are we aware that the entire state of California is in a drought? Children in Africa have to walk 3 miles or more for their bucket of water? Hey, are we just doing this to get out of donating???Read More
The Winter Olympics are back and this year it’s in beautiful, Sunny and warm Sochi Russia but the real story is always about the MEXICAN WINTER OLYMPIC TEAM! 4 years ago I did an in depth review of the Mexican Winter Olympic team. It’s 1 guy, Prince Hubertus von Hohenlohe and I wrote about him here. He won nothing and I believe he came in 2nd to last at the one event he was in. But now he’s BACK! And at 55 years old he’s still as flamboyant as ever. This isn’t… Read More
Thanks to a little distraction I didn’t get a chance to post anything to the blog but I tried. And I was on such a roll too by posting something for the last 4 days straight. This will have to do. Thanks Starbucks. :) . Of course Happy Hour for Starbucks started today at 3pm. It’s from May 6th-15th from 3-5pm. Of course this Happy Hour was not so happy. Maybe next time. ;)
Did you make less than $50,000 last year? Use a VITA site and get free tax help… It’s tax time and for the majority of tax filers on Long Island, if you made less than $50,000 last year and do not itemize your returns, you are eligible to have your taxes done for free at one of the many VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) sites scattered around the NY area. And why should you use a VITA site? Credits! Credits can significantly reduce your tax bill and the big credit… Read More