Daily Archives: June 16, 2021

Happy Birthday Stan Laurel — Commonplace Fun Facts

From our friends at History of Sorts, we present this tribute to one of the greatest entertainers of all time, the immortal Stan Laurel. Born 131 years ago, this comedic genius continues to cast his shadow over the entertainment landscape. … Continue reading

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Sarah Turney – Featured Vlogger of the Week – June 16, 2021

I chose Sarah Turney: https://www.youtube.com/c/SarahTurney/ as this week’s Featured Vlogger of the Week.  The YouTube channel has 24.2K Subscribers; 20 videos; Joined Jun 2, 2018246,654 views  About page: https://www.youtube.com/c/SarahTurney/about Description:  True Crime by Sarah Turney forever advocate for justice. Also talks into … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday — Popsicle Society

Hello cutie squirrel, Photo credit: Popsicle Society Singapore Botanic GardenWordless Wednesday Wordless Wednesday

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There Are Two Official U. S. Merchant Marine Academy YouTube Channels – June 16, 2021

There appears to be at least two official U. S. Merchant Marine Academy YouTube channels: https://www.youtube.com/c/TheUnitedStatesMerchantMarineAcademy and https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCfg5uaCxRVePQKHwqpoNoNQ. I will be using both YouTube channels between now and Tuesday. The first three (3) videos will be from the first link … Continue reading

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The Covers of Baseball Stories — Through the Shattered Lens

Baseball Stories was a biannual magazine that ran from 1938 to 1954. As the title implied, the magazine was all about baseball, featuring both fiction and straight reporting. With my Rangers currently having the worst record in AL West (25-44!) … Continue reading

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Newest Bundle of Holding – Black Scrolls Map-Tiles Bundle – June 16, 2021

Newest Bundle of Holding – Black Scorlls Map-Tiles Bundle of Holding – https://bundleofholding.com/presents/BlackScrolls. Through MONDAY, JULY 5 the Black Scrolls Map-Tiles Bundle brings you gigabytes of beautiful full-color modular villages, taverns, castles, dungeons, and more Adventurer! You subscribed to this Bundle of Holding mailing … Continue reading

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These Candid Photos Were Taken Secretly… in the 1890s – MyHeritage June 15, 2021

I saw this on MyHeritage recently – These Candid Photos Were Taken Secretly… in the 1890s: https://blog.myheritage.com/2021/06/these-candid-photos-were-taken-secretly-in-the-1890s/. Slightly longer article. Didn’t realize they had spy cameras back then. by Esther June 15, 2021 Photos If you have the fortune of possessing family … Continue reading

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A Little Trip to The ER — A Jeanne in the Kitchen

A couple of days ago, Juneau had an accident in the house and I thought I had cleaned it all up. But apparently, I didn’t clean it up as well as I thought, and I slipped and fell, hitting my … Continue reading

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Welcome to the United States Merchant Marine Academy – The United States Merchant Marine Academy YouTube

I saw this recently – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QFja0fD2Ajw Direct link: Welcome to the United States Merchant Marine Academy – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QFja0fD2Ajw (about 5:41 minutes long)

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State Sport of Maryland Is Jousting – Weirdness Wednesdays June 16, 2021

This is a more unusual Weirdness Wednesday choice – State Sport of Maryland Is Jousting: https://msa.maryland.gov/msa/mdmanual/01glance/html/symbols/sport.html. Slightly longer article. Specific reference is here – https://msa.maryland.gov/msa/mdmanual/01glance/html/symbols/sport.html#jousting Jousting became the official sport of Maryland in 1962 (Chapter 134, Acts of 1962; Code … Continue reading

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