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TODAY'S HOLIDAY: ST. GEORGE'S DAY

St. George’s Day

Nothing much is known for certain about St. George, but the patron saint of England is popularly known in medieval legend for  120 more words

TODAY'S BIRTHDAY: WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE (1564)

William Shakespeare (1564)

Though his true date of birth remains unknown, the birthday of famed playwright and poet William Shakespeare is traditionally observed on April 23, the same day on which he died 52 years later. 73 more words

THIS DAY IN THE YESTERYEAR: "NEW COKE" INTRODUCED (1985)

“New Coke” Introduced (1985)

“New” Coke was the sweeter drink introduced in 1985 by The Coca-Cola Company to replace its flagship soda, Coca-Cola. The move was intended to cater to an apparent public preference for a sweeter… 61 more words

SAT Up - SAT Prep App

It’s free in the App Store (apple). I tried it out for a few days and ended up “unlocking” it for $1.99 (sale price). You basically set up your profile and choose how you want to practice by subject (math/critical reading/writing), the # of questions per practice, (and difficulty if you unlock it). 36 more words

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Grant Action Group

from http://ilanaspace.com/grant-action-group/

It’s grantwriting time! The DC Commission for the Arts and Humanities deadlines are approaching in May, so let’s get together and make DC art the best it can be! 116 more words

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Training Your Pet Parrot

Parrots are wonderful pets. You will quickly find that these birds are extremely smart and their ability to learn makes them fun to train. Keep in mind that any animal that shows signs of high intelligence can easily get bored, so your job is to train your pet parrot and spend the time it takes to make your bird into a wonderful pet. 606 more words

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