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Where was ‘Leave it to Beaver’s’ hometown?

Do you remember Leave it to Beaver? The old classic television show featuring Theodore “the Beaver” Cleaver and his apparently perfect family? The show took place in Mayfield, though it was never revealed which state. In fact, there are at least 27 towns named ‘Mayfield’ across the U.S. But Jerry Mathers, the actor who played the Beav,… Continue reading Where was ‘Leave it to Beaver’s’ hometown?

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Flower Petals

Lovers scatter them and flower girls line wedding aisles with them, but beware, a stray flower petal could get you in big trouble. One flower shop in England found themselves in court after a passerby slipped on a single fallen flower petal and sued for 1.5 million pounds! Maybe you should think twice before scattering… Continue reading Flower Petals

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Poor Grant!

“If you fail to plan, you plan to fail.” —Benjamin Franklin I love a good sale, and it makes my day when I come across one I didn’t expect. But some sales aren’t good news for everyone. Like recently at a grocery store in Canada, there was a sale on frozen french fries, with bags of… Continue reading Poor Grant!

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Code Red!

Red is the power color. Women with red lipstick get hit on more often than any other color. People using with red poker chips bet more. (Okay, maybe it’s not good to encourage even more gambling, but you get the idea.) Taekwondo competitors wear red win more bouts. Go figure. Do their red suits blind… Continue reading Code Red!