Author Archives: Franzman

I like this headline

I like this headline

Your second $1,200 stimulus check could still happen soon Doug Whiteman Sun, October 25, 2020, 2:06 PM CDT Negotiators in Washington say they haven’t finished talking, and haven’t given up on providing you with a second $1,200 relief payment. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin have blown past several self-imposed deadlines and…Read more »

Good article worth a quick read

Good article worth a quick read

I found this in Yahoo.com/lifestyle : This is the #1 Way You’ll Get COVID, According to Doctors Alek Korab Tue, October 20, 2020, 6:01 AM CDT As your city reopens, you’re washing your hands frequently and using hand sanitizer after touching every ATM button—but you may be making one major mistake. The Wall Street Journal…Read more »

don’t just eat bacon…

don’t just eat bacon…

Bacon masks! No one enjoys wearing masks. It makes your face hot, fogs up your glasses. But now, ladies & gentlemen: help is on the way…thanks to Hormel. (Yes, the company that makes processed meat). Hormel is now offering bacon-scented facemasks. If you love the smell of breakfast, you can now wear Hormel’s Black Label…Read more »

Here’s the latest as of yesterday (Sunday) afternoon

Here’s the latest as of yesterday (Sunday) afternoon

Don’t give up on a 2nd stimulus check — here’s the possible timing Doug Whiteman Sun, October 11, 2020, 12:36 PM CDT Members of both major political parties have claimed they support a second round of those $1,200 coronavirus “stimulus checks” to give households a financial boost and stimulate the economy. But if you’ve tried…Read more »

The latest

The latest

STIMULUS PACKAGE: Trump Stops Talks Until After Election UPDATE (1:00 a.m. ET): President Trump later changed course in a pair of late-night tweets. (ABC News) Donald Trump was back to work in the White House on Tuesday and one of his first orders of business was to shut down talks on a new coronavirus stimulus…Read more »

Your second stimulus check just moved another step nearer

Your second stimulus check just moved another step nearer

Doug Whiteman Sun, October 4, 2020, 12:28 PM CDT Your second stimulus check just moved another step nearer It’s been over six months since President Donald Trump signed the law that provided most Americans with a $1,200 payout to relieve financial pain from the coronavirus and stimulate the sinking U.S. economy. And it’s been almost…Read more »

AC/DC

AC/DC

The new AC/DC single, “Shot in the Dark,” will be out at midnight ET Wednesday (which is 9 p.m. PT Tuesday night). Along with announcing the release date and time, the band posted another teaser of the song. Watch it here.Read more »

A PHONE THAT HEALS ITSELF?

A PHONE THAT HEALS ITSELF?

Apple has filed a patent application for a self-healing display. Industry experts say the invention (if they pull it off) would allow for a foldable iPhone to fix its own damaged screen when dust or debris gets in there and messes things up. When the phone charges, it fixes itself. How’s this for sophisticated technology?…Read more »