Happy 35th birthday to the Sony Walkman! That wonderful portable cassette player with headphones that you could take anywhere! Yeah! Sony introduced the Walkman in the 80s and my life was changed forever! In case you need an education or just to reminisce a bit, click the pic and see a bit of history!
Do you remember Slip & Slide? Yeah, I’m looking at getting one for my kids, but how about a slip and slide off of a 50 foot cliff?!? Well, not me either, but some diving professionals managed to create a slip and slide that takes them off of a 50 foot cliff and of course I have video proof. No trying this at home, but do have some fun watching with the kids! Click the pic and enjoy the vid!
Me and the family have our share of TV shows we DVR, watch later, and enjoy, which is why I’m glad I came across the 9 most influential shows of all time and some of them make my list like: The Tonight Show and SNL. Well, why don’t you see how your list of favorite TV shows match up!
You may have heard of those little free libraries where you take a book and leave a book. Well, Spencer Collins decided to build his own little free library and did so with help from his granddad! Spencer is 9, has a real love for reading and sharing his love with neighbors just thrills him. But, get this…His hometown shut him down saying it is illegal to have his little free library in his yard! Well, I have to say, I understand rules and following them, but just one question… what’s the real harm in what he’s doing?!? Click the pic and see more on this!
There seems to be a contest for everything these days, like the World's Ugliest Dog Contest that was held over the weekend in California. You may have heard of it, but this year’s winner was a former shelter dog named peanut and after seeing peanut’s pic, I’d say he’s a nice blend of pretty and ugly. But, judge for yourself. Say hi to Peanut!
And this fellow is quite the inventor ! Talking about 11 year old Andrew Pelham of Brentwood. Andrew created a device called the EZ Baby Saver. It’s a strap made of rubber bands and duck tape that connects from the back seat of your car to the driver side door and is designed to stop a parent and remind them of that precious child in the backseat, so they don’t leave them in a hot car. Well, way to go, Andrew and I’ll enter him into our book of heroes and you can see more on Andrew’s genius invention! Click the pic and enjoy the link!
Story courtesy of WKRN TV