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Clowns are the pegs on which the circus is hung.”

     P. T. Barnum


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Broadway & Ann Street

In turning 100 the other day (I’m feeling great, thanks for asking) I was looking back at my very first Corner by Corner post.  And that made me think how it would be fun to slowly look back at all of them and see what tangents were left unexplored.  969 more words

Chris Walters

P. T. Barnum's 10 Rules for Success Entrepreneur Part 1

P.T. Barnum – who never said the “sucker” line – was the quintessential entrepreneur. His sage advice helped many people become millionaires. In honor of his birthday, July 5, 1810, I wanted… 30 more words

P.T. Barnum and debt

If you wanted to know where to look for advice you would only have to twist your head from side to side for it rests on both of your shoulders. 543 more words


(Credit) Card Games

Seems to me, the bigger companies are, the more they manipulate customers. Financial institutions are arguably the most deft at this. We had been using the same couple of credit cards for several years when I recently spied an ad for a new one, from American Express, that I was eligible for through my credit union. 604 more words

Personal Finance

July 5 in history

1295  Scotland and France formed an alliance, the beginnings of the Auld Alliance, against England.

1316  Battle of Manolada between the Burgundian and Majorcan claimants of the Principality of Achaea. 759 more words