Category Archives: Ask the Readers

It Is Great Marketing When People Convince Themselves

During the Great Depression, Procter & Gamble ran a contest giving a new automobile to the winner of their “Why I Like Ivory Soap” contest. The rules required that entries be 50 words or less. Hundreds of thousands of people, … Continue reading

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Bad real estate photography

Google the words bad real estate photography and check out the different websites, if you need a good laugh….or just check out the links below. However, if you have your home for sale and it is languishing on the market, … Continue reading

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DO YOU KNOW ANY WIDOWS?

James 1:27 “Religion that God our Father accepts as pure and faultless is this: to look after orphans and widows in their distress and to keep oneself from being polluted by the world.” Click to read more about widows on … Continue reading

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Secret Spaghetti Sauce Ingredients

Great cooks share their  secret spaghetti sauce ingredient. Try one next time you have spaghetti. Experimenting you might end up with your own secret ingredients.   Cayenne pepper  a touch so it’s not too hot, just a tad bit spicy. … Continue reading

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Tulsa World is NOW going to charge you, the subscriber, to receive ads???

I called the  Tulsa World newspaper and asked about the blip on my bill that states: Your subscription includes delivery of Tulsa World on Thanksgiving Day Your account will be charged a premium rate for the Thanksgiving Day delivery…. The … Continue reading

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What you consider junk around your house might be on someone’s wish list.

 As you look around your house and wonder where you can get rid of some things, why not find someone to whom the item you want to get rid of is extremely valuable.  Your unwanted junk just might be a … Continue reading

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Things I Want to Teach My Child

  GRATITUDE see attitude. Gratitude, like faith, is a muscle. The more you use it, the stronger it grows. Alan Cohen When you focus on the goodness in your life you create more of it.- Oprah Winfrey Start each day … Continue reading

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