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 ...
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
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
It’s that time again where the beauty supplies you’ve been needing or wanting but not wanting to spend the money on can all be purchased for a fraction of what you can normally get them for. This week only at the partner site of Drugstore.com you can get just about anything from Beauty.com for 20% ... 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
On July 19th I made an order from Walmart’s Grocery Pickup service that went a little haywire I’m STILL dealing with I thought folks should know about if they are using this service. My order was for $119.74 and contained multiple quantities of items like Dasani Water 24 Pack and Ocean Spray 100% Cranberry Juice ... 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