More than one million people gather at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing for the funeral of Mao Zedong, the leader of the Chinese Communist Party and chairman of the People’s Republic of China since 1949. Mao, who died on September 9, 1976, at the age of 82, was born on December 26, […]
Newspaper heiress and wanted fugitive Patty Hearst is captured in a San Francisco apartment and arrested for armed robbery. On February 4, 1974, Patricia Hearst, the 19-year-old daughter of newspaper publisher Randolph Hearst, was kidnapped from her apartment in Berkeley, California, by two black ...
In the old days I used Microsoft Word documents and Microsoft Excel spreadsheets to do virtually everything on the computer. There were some drawbacks sure, like if I didn’t hit “save” every 15 minutes I ran the risk of the program locking up and crashing along with the last 15 minutes (or longer if I ... Read More
Having designed several hundred websites over the last few decades I was not very anxious to do yet another. I wanted to register sparemywallet.com and begin telling people about ways I’ve found to save money online, and about the products I buy and services I use but I was literally dreading spending so much time ... Read More
Its pretty genius that some companies organized all the wasted and unused gift cards people get for all the commercialized holidays. Grandma gives you a $100 gift card to some sweater store that you absolutely hate, but you can use that cash, so you sell it on a reputable gift card exchange and someone ... Read More
I never realized how much money I was throwing away every month until I sat down to investigate all the ways there are to save money these days online. Instead of just submitting my normal grocery orders I activated some coupon codes and cash back links to generate some savings. It added up so ... Read More