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something to look forward to

something to look forward to

FRIENDS reunion! We just don’t know when… Jennifer Aniston and the rest of her Friends costars are going All In. The stars have announced that they’ve joined the celebrity challenge with “The One Where You Meet the Entire Cast of Friends.” On Instagram, Jen explains, “We’re inviting you and five of YOUR friends to join…Read more »

Where Is the Virus Lurking?

Where Is the Virus Lurking?

The New York Times has straightened out sources of confusion: Should I change my clothes or shower after grocery shopping? No, particles in the air are unlikely to deposit on your clothes. But you should absolutely wash your hands. Could the virus be in my hair or beard? The string of events for that to…Read more »

Status of Stimulus Check

Status of Stimulus Check

Just go to www.IRS.gov and you’ll be able to see when you will receive your check. You have the option of downloading an app to your mobile device if you wish. Heads Up: You will need to provide the following info in order to track your check: – Social security number – Your filing status…Read more »

Stimulus Questions Answered

Stimulus Questions Answered

Update: The IRS has announced a new tool to track your stimulus payment will be available by April 17. As part of the CARES Act, eligible Americans will get one-time stimulus payments to help them get through financial crises during the coronavirus pandemic. The questions everyone is asking: When will I get my stimulus check?…Read more »

Consider giving blood…it’s safe and the need is great!

Consider giving blood…it’s safe and the need is great!

American Red Cross It continues to be safe to give blood. American Red Cross employees follow the highest standards of safety and infection control. The Red Cross has also implemented additional precautions to ensure the safety of its donors and staff during this outbreak. Healthy individuals are needed to donate now to help patients counting…Read more »

Journey lead singer controversy

Journey lead singer controversy

Journey can’t seem to avoid controversy…whether it’s in-fighting over whether they should visit the president, or two members trying to take over the band’s name…but this one is a doozy! Journey lead singer controversy is over the Philippine-born Arnel Pineda’s support of a statement by the country’s president…he ordered those who violate the country’s coronavirus…Read more »

Mask or No Mask?

Mask or No Mask?

This article ran in the New York Times: Both the World Health Organization and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have said that regular citizens don’t need to wear masks in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, unless they’re sick and coughing and sneezing. There’s also concern that health care workers across the globe…Read more »

Coronavirus Stimulus Checks: Here’s Who’s Eligible

Coronavirus Stimulus Checks: Here’s Who’s Eligible

This should answer many of your questions. I pasted the entire article here: Business Coronavirus Stimulus Checks: Here’s Who’s Eligible For Relief Payment Casey Bond and Arthur Delaney HuffPost LifeMarch 25, 2020, 6:40 PM CDT If all the alarming coronavirus headlines have your anxiety at an all-time high, here’s some good news: A highly anticipated…Read more »

Remember last year…

Remember last year…

…the trend was to lick the ice cream and put it back on the shelf? Well this is a fine mess you got us into now. In all seriousness I had an overwhelming positive feeling wash over me last night. It was all-consuming to me and seemingly came out of nowhere and suddenly. Everything is…Read more »