Why Did The Dinosaurs Become Extinct
There are many theories of why the dinosaurs became extinct, such as climate changes that impacted their supply of food. Other theories were that other animals found dinosaur eggs to be a tasty treat. Still another theory suggests their bodies became too large for their small brains. I could go on and on, with all kinds of theories, but this is the one that most appeals to me:
BOOK OF THE WEEK
I’m not sure, but I tend to classify Buddhism as a philosophy, because it does not involve worshipping a supernatural entity. But, it really does not matter what you call it; it is what it is.
I found this a very easy to read and informative book about a philosophy/religon that goes back 2,500 years ago.
By Jacky Sach
MOVIE OF THE WEEK
If you enjoyed Outlander, and even if you didn’t; I think you will enjoy watching these two exploring Scotland.
Men In Kilts
MUSIC OF THE WEEK
I enjoyed the film Once Upon a Time in Hollywood so much and when I came across this classical 1964 song that was covered in 1965 by The McCoys, I just had to use it. If you have never seen the film Once Upon a Time in Hollywood, I strongly recommend it.
By the way, the girl in the film clip below is Margaret Qualley, Andie MacDowell’s daughter.
Hang On Sloopy
By The McCoys
ART OF THE WEEK
I have no idea who came up with this, but I found it very creative.
EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE OF THE WEEK
At of the above individuals came in first in their category at the recent 2021 Michigan APF/AAPF state powerlifting meet and one took best female lifter at the meet. Among the above are four world champions, whose ages are 78, 78. 74 and 65.
JOKE OF THE WEEK
If you are wondering how my contest came out last week, I was very please to set a new APF State age/weight raw deadlift record with a lift of 167.5 Kg or 369.2 lbs. with this lift:
I feel bad for anyone who gives up on their dreams.
if you refuse to give up, they often come true.
I read in Austin Kleon’z book, Steal Like An Artist, something I thought was interesting and wanted to pass it on to you folks. It goes like this:
There’s an economic theory out there
that if you take the incomes of your five closet friends and average them,
the resulting number will be pretty close to your own income.
I lot of us are guilty of saying or thinking negative things about ourselves.
If you have ever been curious about this book, the Kindle version of this book has now been reduced to $1.00 and the paperback version has been reduced to $10.00
However, I must warn you that this book will not change your life,
only you can do that.