Daily Archives: April 26, 2019

Watch “Somewhere in Time (1980) Retrospective / Review” on YouTube

Watch “Pianist in tears!!!. Most moving piano performance.” on YouTube

Another Godly Composition: Watch “Martha Argerich – Prokofiev Piano Concerto No. 3 [2018]” on YouTube

Horoscope ♉: 04/26/2019

Horoscope ♉:

The outlook for today is excellent, Taurus. The current alignment of the planets and the somewhat oppressive atmosphere of the past few days inspire you to change your surroundings and visit new places. Why not plan a little trip? All signs indicate that now is the best time for such an adventure. If you delay, you will feel stuck in the same old routine again.: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Today’s Holiday: Maryland Hunt Cup

Today’s Holiday:
Maryland Hunt Cup

A steeplechase that has been run in Maryland since 1894, the Hunt Cup is considered the premier such horse race in America and one of the toughest steeplechases in the world. It’s a timber race: the jumps are over stout post-and-rail fences rather than hedges as in the English Grand National. The course is four miles long and has 22 fences, none of which are jumped twice. Tailgate parties are held before the race, and a hunt ball after it is attended by riders, trainers, jockeys, owners, and members of the two local hunt clubs. More…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Today’s Birthday: Mary Wollstonecraft (1759)

Today’s Birthday:
Mary Wollstonecraft (1759)

Wollstonecraft was an English author who turned to writing while teaching and working as a governess and as a translator for a London publisher. She was an early proponent of educational equality between men and women, and her most important book, A Vindication of the Rights of Women, is widely regarded as the founding document of modern feminism. In 1797, she married the philosopher William Godwin. She died days after the birth of their daughter, who went on to become what famous writer? More…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

This Day in History: Sierra Leone Granted Independence from the UK (1961)

This Day in History:
Sierra Leone Granted Independence from the UK (1961)

The capital of Sierra Leone, Freetown, was founded on the coast of West Africa by British abolitionists in 1787 as a haven for freed and runaway slaves. It became a British colony in 1808, and the region became a British protectorate in 1896. It achieved independence in 1961 and became a republic 10 years later, but with independence came a series of military coups. An 11-year civil war marked by horrific atrocities further devastated the country and ended in 2002. What has occurred since then? More…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Quote of the Day: Mark Twain

Quote of the Day:
Mark Twain

Nothing exists; all is a dream. God—man—the world—the sun, the moon, the wilderness of stars—a dream, all a dream; they have no existence. Nothing exists save empty space—and you!…And you are not you—you have no body, no blood, no bones, you are but a thought. More…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Article of the Day: Bat Bombs

Article of the Day:
Bat Bombs

During WWII, a dentist named Lytle Adams proposed a new method of aerial attack to the US military: the bat bomb. The plan called for containers filled with hundreds of bats fitted with small incendiary devices to be dropped over Japanese cities at dawn, a time when the nocturnal creatures would be inclined to find somewhere to roost. Shortly thereafter, the timed devices would detonate, creating widespread fires and chaos. How was his proposal received by government and military officials? More…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Idiom of the Day: cross (one’s) bows

Idiom of the Day:
cross (one’s) bows

To annoy or irritate. Watch the video…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Word of the Day: upstart

Word of the Day:

Definition: (noun) A person who has suddenly risen to a higher economic status but has not gained social acceptance of others in that class.

Synonyms: arriviste, nouveau-riche, parvenu

Usage: He is an upstart, a man of no name, who will only be the tool of a party in France.: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Watch “Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong: Dream A Little Dream Of Me” on YouTube

Happy Birthday Ella!

Another sin worshiper: this bird loves what she it’s doing!

10 minutes of foam rolling…to help your mudcle relax after exercize

What do you think? https://pin.it/sijh4qo2qt73wa

Stroke is an EMERGENCY! Learn about the signs!!!