Caroline Schermerhorn Astor, wife of William Waldorf Astor, the wealthy newspaper proprietor, dies at the age of 78. Even before her union with William Astor—the grandson of the American fur magnate John Jacob Astor—Caroline Schermerhorn was prime American aristocracy: She was the daughter of a ...
By a bare majority of 50.6 percent to 49.4 percent, citizens of the province of Quebec vote to remain within the federation of Canada. The referendum asked Quebec’s citizens, the majority of whom are French-speakers, to vote whether their province should begin the process that could make it ...
A Comparative Look At Netflix, Hulu Plus, Amazon Prime Instant Video, and Sling TV I currently have my Hulu Plus subscription on hold, and I’m thankful they let me do that, because I can pay the $12 a month for a no commercial plan and just pause the subscription when I’m actively using my ... Read More
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
I am writing this article today while tethered to my LG V10 cell phone for internet because once again the service that I pay $95 a month for to Verizon Fios is mysteriously down due to equipment failure. The truly sad thing is that my phone tether connection is giving me a more stable and ... Read More
When you sign up for a free trial of Amazon Prime there’s an offer for a $5.99 credit towards your first Prime Pantry order. I’ve been impressed with my Subscribe & Save service in the past, so I though I would give it a try. I was a little worried about how a big giant ... Read More
There are a couple of repeat delivery services that pet owners can sign up for online, but this one went out of its way to get my attention it seemed. Originally I signed up for the Petco repeat delivery service because they offer a $30 e-gift card with new signups so I figured I had ... Read More
I’ve been a customer of the Amazon Subscribe & Save service about a year now. For those who don’t know how it works you place your debit or credit card on file, select items you want delivered to you every month and Amazon will auto bill the items you selected and deliver them on or ... Read More