Daily Archives: January 18, 2020

Horoscope♉: 01/18/2020


Your life circumstances may have altered so much in the past few months that you could be in an entirely different space than ever before, Taurus. Success and good fortune have increased your self-image, and business and money matters should be going well. Today you should pause to take some time to assess your situation and decide in which direction you want to go. You now have it in your power to make dreams come true.: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Today’s Holiday: World Religion Day

Today’s Holiday:
World Religion Day

This day was initiated in 1950 by the National Spiritual Assembly of the Baha’i faith in the United States. The purpose was to call attention to the harmony of the world’s religions and emphasize that the aims of religion are to create unity among people, to ease suffering, and to bring about peace. The day is observed with gatherings in homes, public meetings and panel discussions, and proclamations by government officials. More…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Today’s Birthday: James Watt (1736)

Today’s Birthday:
James Watt (1736)

A largely self-taught Scottish engineer and inventor, Watt greatly impacted the Industrial Revolution with his development of the Watt engine. Asked to repair a model of Thomas Newcomen’s steam engine, he instead made improvements to it that resulted in a new type of engine. One such design enhancement, the separate condenser, radically improved the power, efficiency, and cost-effectiveness of steam engines. The watt, a unit of power, is named for him. What other unit of power did he develop? More…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

This Day in History: Apple Lisa Launched (1983)

This Day in History:
Apple Lisa Launched (1983)

In 1983, after five years of development, Apple released the Lisa, the first personal computer with a graphical user interface. Although the Lisa was a commercial failure—due in part to its initial price tag of $9,995—it had a significant impact on the computer industry. It is often rumored to have been named after the first daughter of Apple’s Steve Jobs, though several acronyms have been ascribed to the name. What project did Jobs join after being forced out of the Lisa project? More…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Quote of the Day: John Quincy Adams

Quote of the Day:
John Quincy Adams

To found principles of government upon too advantageous an estimate of the human character is an error of inexperience, the source of which is so amiable that it is impossible to censure it with severity. More…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Article of the Day: Housecarls

Article of the Day:

Housecarls were servants or household troops that acted as personal bodyguards to medieval Scandinavian lords and kings. They were free men, not slaves or thralls, and were in service voluntarily. Royal housecarls also served in Anglo-Saxon England after its conquest by the kingdom of Denmark in the 11th century, fulfilling a number of military and administrative roles there. Housecarls are well-known for having fought under Anglo-Saxon King Harold Godwinson in what significant battle? More…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Idiom of the Day: hang on (someone’s) words

Idiom of the Day:
hang on (someone’s) words

To listen very closely, intently, or with obsequious attention to what someone is saying. Watch the video…: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

Word of the Day: undistinguished

Word of the Day:

Definition: (adjective) Not worthy of notice.

Synonyms: insignificant

Usage: In spite of a loud voice … and an implacable manner, he had been an undistinguished member of most of the existing aeronautical associations.: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

My duck today 01/18/20

My duck today 01/18/20

My duck today 01/18/20

What’s all this fuss about primates? I can stand on my two hind legs too, and I am just a…cat!

What's all this fuss about primates? I can stand on my two hind legs too, and I am just a...cat!

What’s all this fuss about primates? I can stand on my two hind legs too, and I am just a…cat!


Love is born: it’s why a man cannot be a loving mother

Love is born: it's why a man cannot be a loving mother

Love is born: it’s why a man cannot be a loving mother


Tai Chi: the great ultimate

Tai Chi:  the great ultimate

Tai Chi: the great ultimate


My vase with flower today 01/18/20

My vase with flower today 01/18/20

My vase with flower today 01/18/20