“What you’re supposed to do when you don’t like a thing is change it. If you can’t change it, change the way you think about it. Don’t complain.”
― Maya Angelou,
Bits & Pieces
Harley Davidson Motorcycles turn 90 years old, the first Beanie Babies debut, the first bagless vacuum cleaner is sold by Dyson, Sears reveals it is closing its catalog sales department after 97 years, Brooklyn, NY begins recycling, Hubble repairs begin in space, Buckingham Palace opens its doors to the public.
A new house will cost $113,200.00, the annual salary is $31,230.00, monthly rent is $532.00. The cost is $1.16 per gallon to fill a new car for $12,750.00, Harvard University tuition is $23,514.00.
A Bit of Politics
Janet Reno is selected by Bill Clinton to be the first woman US Attorney General
A blizzard hits the eastern US bringing snow and bad weather from Cuba to Quebec, a 7.8 earthquake off Japan triggers a devastating tsunami, A quake shakes Killari, Maharashtra, India causing massive destruction and loss of life, another shaker hits Flores, Indonesia – 2200 dead, brush fires in Australia destroy the world’s second largest national park – Royal National Park.
The 1990s offered various genres of music such as pop, rap, and alternative music. During the decade, listeners experienced significant changes in the style and appeal of music from the sexual lyrics of techno to the negativity of grunge to bubblegum pop.
If you enjoy music, I follow several bloggers that do a great job of posting history, videos and interesting facts relevant to music. Just to name a few-
To be flawless or lawless is foolish
Maybe a high sign for the ghoulish
There’s no waiting for Halloween
To dwell on the in-between
Donning a costume and a mask
Doesn’t rid you of the task
Hold on to your potential
Let goals be consequential
Do you waltz or do you boogie
That’s no excuse to play hookey
And remember to tune your forks
Then you won’t get out of sorts
Unless you don’t pay your bookie
Open your wallet and take a looky
You’re beguiling when your styling
But you didn’t get the memo
Is there simplicity in duplicity?
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J-Dubs Grin and Bear It
Just another pensioner with his thoughts if he can remember them
The Campervan Man
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