Your PC Troubleshooting Cheatsheet

Computers are great! They can save us time and money, connect us with long lost friends and relatives and provide us with endless hours of entertainment. But sometimes, they don’t do what we want them to do, and we don’t always know how to fix that, so I created this guide to help you solve common computer problems with ease! (and there’s a printable cheat sheet at the bottom) 1. Deleted a file by accident? Right click your recycle-bin, select “restore”. 2. Can’t exit a program? Hold the Alt button and push the F4 butto   3. Can’t find a program or a file? Click start, go to the search bar and type in its name. Windows 7 4. Keyboard or mouse not working? Try unplugging and plugging them back in. If that doesn’t work – reboot your computer. 5. “Start” button is gone? Use the “windows” button on your keyboard. 6. There is no sound? First, check that windows is not on mute, and that the volume is all the way up. Then, check if your speakers/headphones are plugged in. If all else fails, try rebooting. 7. A menu command is grayed-out? Push the “Esc” key 3 times. (This …Read More

The Nuns of St. Norton!

The Nuns of St. Norton!

A man is driving down a deserted stretch of highway when he notices a sign out of the corner of his eye. It reads:  SISTERS OF ST. NORTON HOUSE OF PROSTITUTION  10 MILES  He thinks it was just a figment of his imagination and drives on without a second thought. Soon he sees another sign which says:  SISTERS OF ST. NORTON HOUSE OF PROSTITUTION  5 MILES  Suddenly, he begins to realize that these signs are for real. Then he drives past a third sign saying:  SISTERS OF ST, NORTON HOUSE OF PROSTITUTION  NEXT RIGHT  His curiosity gets the best of him and …Read More

Funny Tombstones From Long Ago…

Each generation probably thinks it’s the funniest, and sure enough the people of the past can’t get up and speak for themselves, so they’ll just let their tombstones do the humoring, because there are Some fascinating things on old tombstones!  Harry Edsel Smith of  Albany, New York: Born 1903–Died 1942. Looked up the elevator shaft to see if the car was on the way down. It was. ============================= In a Thurmont, Maryland, cemetery: Here lies an Atheist, all  dressed up and  no  place to go. ============================= On the grave of Ezekial Aikle in East Dalhousie Cemetery, Nova  Scotia: Here lies Ezekial …Read More

This Dog and Deer Are Dear, Dear Friends

These two shouldn’t get along. One is born to a predator family, and one to a herbivore, and yet they have become best of friends. This goes to show you – animals can have an even better code of conduct than humans do.   (source : http://www.ba-bamail.com/Content.aspx?emailid=11484&memberid=854323#.U_eyDaOD4wo)

The $2 Million Dollar Pool

The $2 Million Dollar Pool

Most of us love a good pool, and it’s a rare treat to have one at your backyard. But what if you’re a REAL pool lover, and have over $2 million dollars to use to make your wildest pool fantasies come true. With huge waterfalls, a river and tunnel that ‘s deep enough to scooba dive in? What might that look like?   (source : http://www.ba-bamail.com/Content.aspx?emailid=11714&memberid=854323#.U_exCqOD4wo)

Great Extra Uses for Regular Aluminum Foil!

Great Extra Uses for Regular Aluminum Foil!

Aluminum foil is one of those things a kitchen just can’t do without, but it is mainly used for cooking and for wrapping food. Well I’m here to tell you that this household item has many more uses and can help you in a number of areas, for instance… 1. Separate brown sugar lumps Brown sugar is a great product, but hard to work with, as it tends to harden into lumps. If that happens, wrap a lump of brown sugar in metal foil, and put it in the over on 150 (Celsius) for about 5 minutes. The sugar will …Read More

An Incredible Speed-Artist!

This man may look like he just stumbled off the beach and saw this canvas, maybe decided to draw a little something. It doesn’t look like anything, until…well, I don’t want to spoil the surprise.   (source : http://www.ba-bamail.com/Content.aspx?emailid=11713&memberid=854323#.U_etIKOD4wo)

Myths and Facts of Chronic Back Pain

Myths and Facts of Chronic Back Pain

Back pain is one of the most common, and worst, pains we have to deal with as we get older. But it doesn’t only affect the mature, it can happen at any age, any place and any time, for various reasons. As a common problem, many people will suggest many solutions, so it’s good to know in advance which are real and which are just rumors. Here is the list that will make that clearer: 1. Sitting upright prevents back pain – Myth. While sitting haunched over does cause damage to your back, sitting upright can also cause pain. In …Read More

The World of Biofluorescent Diving

The World of Biofluorescent Diving

What is “biofluorescence”? Well, unlike bioluminescence, bioflourescence is a passive process that animals can’t control – it is not a chemical reaction (organisms do not emit light). When shown upon with high-energy light (like blue light), specialized fluorescent molecules are “excited” and lose some of the light energy and release the rest at a lower-energy wavelength. A beautiful night dive showing the amazing colors bioflourecence causes: Some more info about bioflourecence: (source : http://www.ba-bamail.com/Content.aspx?emailid=11687&memberid=854323#.U_erGKOD4wr)

Family Tree of Vincent Van Gogh

Family Tree of Vincent Van Gogh

Have you met the family of Vincent Van Gogh? His dizzy aunt ——————– Verti Gogh The brother who ate prunes————— Gotta Gogh The brother who worked at a convenience store — Stop N Gogh The grandfather from Yugoslavia ————– U Gogh His magician uncle ———— Where-diddy Gogh His Mexican cousin —————– A Mee Gogh The Mexican cousin’s American half-brother ——– Gring Gogh The nephew who drove a stage coach ——– Wells-far Gogh The constipated uncle ———– Can’t Gogh The ballroom dancing aunt ————— Tang Gogh The bird lover uncle ————– Flamin Gogh The fruit loving cousin ————- Man Gogh An aunt …Read More

The 10 Most Poisonous Animals in the World!

The 10 Most Poisonous Animals in the World!

Some of the following animals look scary, some look innocent. Some are large, and some are very tiny. Some are predators, and some are peaceful. But all of them have one thing in common – they’re poisonous to the extreme, and it will be the worst day of your life to be their victim. So let’s go down the list of the 10 most poisonous animals on earth, so we know who to avoid. The Pufferfish The pufferfish lives in the tropical oceans around the world. This isn’t a venomous fish that attacks its victims, but a venomous fish that …Read More