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Yesterday | Wise County Messenger Online
Life is all about tradeoffs. If we live long enough, we learn that.Fame comes with a loss of privacy.Fortune? Big bucks come with lots of baggage.Talent? With ability comes responsibility.Technology? As much as it has given us, there are some things it has taken, and is taking, away.If you want to know how old somebody is, listen to the message on ... (more)
Saturday | The Republic
His newest invention is a 3-D board game called "Mutation," a clicking, clacking puzzle ball. It's best described as tic-tac-toe on the surface of a sphere, but players are limited only by the rules and games they create.
Casmir and Czeslawa 'Jesse' Grodziak with their granddaughter Laurie Grodziak, and their great-grandchildren Ella, 5, and Alaina, 2. Something that makes them special: From their unconditional love for each another to their courage and strength through rough times, those qualities are what make them my role models. Something you do together: play card and board games together.
Although most U.S. corporations don't pay Federal income taxes, over the last several years some corporations have been willing to report, and shell out to the Treasury, hundreds of millions of dollars in taxes that they didn't owe. They did so to conceal the fact that they were playing with Monopoly money - fabricating profits as phony as the pastel-colored money used in the classic Parker Brothers board game.
Tom Klopfenstein doesn't mind stepping on the haunting black-and-white image of Han Solo frozen in carbonite on the rug inside his new store. "Some people step around it like this," he tells the South Bend Tribune , leaping from one side to the other.
Moo + Hangman is a double games pack that contains the following games: Moo: Based on the board game Mastermind, the idea is to guess a four digit number the computer is thinking off. Once you enter a number, the computer will tell you how many digits are correct and in the right place and how many are correct but in the wrong place .
An overview of spending by the Federal Bureau of Prisons suggests that excessive taxpayer dollars are being spent just to make prisoners' lives more enjoyable. Flat-screen TVs - $119,244.20.
Chinese, Japanese, Korean and Turkish use simpler number words and express math concepts more clearly than English, making it easier for small children to learn counting and arithmetic, research shows. The language gap is drawing growing attention amid a push by psychologists and educators to build numeracy in small children-the mathematical equivalent of literacy.
A board game being spun into a feature-length movie about an alien invasion seemed to be the bizarre conclusion of adding gritty realism to already existing intellectual properties. After reaching the level of self-parody and the success of the relatively lighthearted Marvel superhero movies, the trend seemed to be in its death throes.
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Screaming fans, packed stadiums and songs we all know by heart were part of the craze known as Beatlemania. To celebrate everything Beatles, native New Orleanian and internationally recognized Beatles authority Bruce Spizer will discuss the Fab Four on Oct. 7 beginning at 7 p.m. at the East Bank Regional Library, 4747 West Napoleon Ave., Metairie.
Mr Palmer said: "The game will be a fun way of learning French and will be a useful addition to the school's resources. It is anticipated that next Easter, youngsters from the Tadcaster area will travel to St Chely d'Apcher with members of the twinning association.
Is it OK to give my three-year-old daughter an educational phone app when she starts to cry at a restaurant to calm her down and avoid causing a scene? I am noticing more and more children as young as two years of age with their own iPhones or iPads. It is common to see parents engaged in social gatherings give their children electronic devices as babysitters, and this trend is disturbing.
White Chapel Memorial Park Cemetery in Troy will be hosting its Seventh Annual Care Package Drive to provide "a little bit of home and comfort" to overseas military troops. White Chapel will be conducting a drive to collect new items for care packages that troops might ordinarily find in their homes back in Michigan.
Updated: Sat Sep 13, 2014 05:33 pm
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