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Bible trivia


1. Is the book of 2 Corinthians in the Old or New Testament or neither? 2. Who saw a vision of a woman named Wickedness flown away in a basket by two angels? Jonathan, Dodo, Zechariah, Belshazzar 3. From Judges 17, who confessed to his mother about stolen pieces of silver? David, Micah, Jonah, Esau 4. What animals did Samson […]

Strange BUT TRUE


• Humans are the only primates without pigment in the palms of their hands. • American alligator blood contains a serum that is so effective at combating bacteria and viruses, even alligators that lose limbs in mucky swamps often avoid infection. • Irish author James Joyce was a great fan of Norwegian dramatist Henrik Ibsen’s plays. How great? He learned […]

Fog doesn’t play favorites with the headlight color you choose

Car Talk

Dear Car Talk: Why aren’t the fog lights on newer cars yellow in color? They are often plain glass, with white lights. They don’t even use yellow bulbs. Why is that? — Ross Because yellow lights don’t help with fog. I guess someone once thought that yellow light somehow cut through fog better. He probably mansplained about the Rayleigh law […]

Top videos and DVDs this week

Top 10 Video On Demand 1. 1917 (R) Dean-Charles Chapman 2. Jumanji: The Next Level (PG-13) Dwayne Johnson 3. Knives Out (PG-13) Daniel Craig 4. Just Mercy (PG-13) Jamie Foxx 5. Bombshell (R) Charlize Theron 6. Contagion (PG-13) Matt Damon 7. I Still Believe (PG) Britt Robertson 8. Spies in Disguise (PG) animated 9. Frozen 2 (PG) animated 10. Richard […]

Now here’s a tip!

• Spice racks can pull double duty on the walls by your vanity. They are the perfect size for toiletries and makeup items. They also work very nicely for nail polish bottles. • “To get the best reading on meat using a meat thermometer, try sticking it in from the side. It can go in further, and to me it […]

SPEAKING OF SOAPS

RECAPS APRIL 6 - 10

THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL — Katie gave Steffy an update on her situation with Bill. Sally made a promise to Wyatt if he’s willing to make a promise to her in return. Flo pressed Dr. Escobar for answers. Sally made a move on Wyatt. Brooke was beside herself that she cannot locate Ridge. Donna did her best to reassure […]

Stay fed, stay safe

Senior News

Life has certainly changed recently. Depending on where you live, it might have changed a lot. Stay home if you’re a senior. Stay home if you have a medical condition. That’s what we’ve been told. That’s all well and good, but what if we really need to shop for food? What if we couldn’t stock up last week because the […]

Moments in time

• On April 11, 1814, Napoleon Bonaparte, emperor of France, abdicates the throne and is banished to the Mediterranean island of Elba. Napoleon is credited with reforms that had a lasting impact on European society, including rights for all men and the end of feudalism. • On April 7, 1891, American showman Phineas T. Barnum dies in Bridgeport, Connecticut, at […]

Trivia test


1. U. S. PRESIDENTS: Which president had an estate called The Hermitage? 2. ADVERTISING: Which soft drink used the ad slogan, “Just What the Doctor Ordered”? 3. MOVIES: Which James Bond movie introduced the villainous character Oddjob? 4. GENERAL KNOWLEDGE: How long was the wall that separated East and West Berlin for 30 years? 5. U.S. STATES: Which state was […]

The Newsday Crossword


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