January 20, 1971, sees the release of Marvin Gaye's "What's Going On?" In addition to being a massive hit, the song marked a turning point in Gaye's career and in the trajectory of Motown. Gaye achieved popularity in the 1960s with songs like "How Sweet it Is (To Be Loved by You)" and "I Heard […]
On January 20, 1980, in a letter to the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) and a television interview, U.S. President Jimmy Carter proposes that the 1980 Summer Olympics be moved from the planned host city, Moscow, if the Soviet Union failed to withdraw its troops from Afghanistan within a ...
Every time I upgraded cell phones I used to have to buy new chargers and new setups. I was talking to a friend of mine in the telecommunications industry about having to have a separate surge protector just to plug in all the chargers, a big tangly mess. He suggested that I try an Orico. ... Read More
If you add up all the money you spend all summer or even all year on shaved ice cold drinks, either the Fiesta Freezes at Taco Bell, or the classic Slurpee at 7-11, or Sonic Slushes, Frozen Drinks, Italian Ice, Popsicles, or whatever your favorite thirst quencher may be, it can add up to hundreds ... 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
1. Quality. I’ve had plenty of Rubbermaid and Sterlite tubs and they last maybe a year (less if you stack them on top of each other) before the lids crack or don’t fit right anymore so nothing in the tub is actually sanitary by that point, its literally just wasted money. I discovered Really Useful ... Read More
I’ve been looking at various streaming device technologies to find the best solution for streaming Netflix, Hulu, Amazon Prime, and other services over my 5G wireless network. I really like these services as a cheap alternative to paying for cable. One of my requirements was that the device be able to have a 2TB External ... Read More