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Friday's answers

Thursday’s questions were:

1. Who said: Laughter is the sun that drives winter from the human face.?

2. What is the name for the French slow-cooked casserole which contains meat and beans? 88 more words

Diversions

Walking Around

One of my goals is to walk at least five miles at least three times a week – preferably four. Since another goal is to explore New York, I’m working on both at once – sometimes not quite intentionally. 668 more words

Monthly Mechanics: Let's Design a Roof, Part 1

Good news! You’ve been hired to design a roof! Let’s see if you can hone your Monthly Mechanics skills and bust out a great creation. I’ll link you back to the relevant articles as we proceed. 490 more words

Engineering

Thursday's quiz

1. Who said: Laughter is the sun that drives winter from the human face.?

2. What is the name for the French slow-cooked casserole which contains meat and beans? 38 more words

Diversions

What kind of writer are you?

What kind of writer are you?

Ernest Hemingway.

You chose clear and unflashy words that get right to the point. Other writers known for this style are George Orwell and Raymond Carver. 14 more words

Diversions

Junk

The words seemed sincere enough. A long-lost royal relative in Nigeria had passed and left a significant amount of money in a bank account waiting to be claimed. 410 more words

Writing

Prime Number

I have several tasks in progress at my parents’ Massachusetts home. Replacing the damaged siding last week was a nice accomplishment in itself, but it also served as filler work for the much more drawn-out project to prime and paint their laundry room. 381 more words

Drywall