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Index of Weeks 573 thru 598
Week of 03/15/09 - 03/21/09 Week of 03/22/09 - 03/28/09 Week of 03/29/09 - 04/04/09
Week of 04/05/09 - 04/11/09 Week of 04/12/09 - 04/18/09 Week of 04/19/09 - 04/25/09
Week of 04/26/09 - 05/02/09 Week of 05/03/09 - 05/09/09 Week of 05/10/09 - 05/16/09
Week of 05/17/09 - 05/23/09 Week of 05/24/09 - 05/30/09 Week of 05/31/09 - 06/06/06
Week of 06/07/09 - 06/13/09 Week of 06/14/09 - 06/20/09 Week of 06/21/09 - 06/27/09
Week of 06/28/09 - 07/04/09 Week of 07/05/09 - 07/11/09 Week of 07/12/09 - 07/18/09
Week of 07/19/09 - 07/25/09 Week of 07/26/09 - 08/01/09 Week of 08/02/09 - 08/08/09
Week of 08/09/09 - 08/15/09 Week of 08/16/09 - 08/24/09 Week of 08/24/09 - 08/29/09
Week of 08/30/09 - 09/05/09 Week of 09/06/09 - 09/12/09
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Week of 03/15/09 - 03/21/09

Old Wives Tale

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We're out of old wives tales so there will be none listed this week.



Didja Know?

There are about 5000 languages in the world.



A person who is nice to you, but rude to the waiter, is not a nice person.


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Week of 03/15/09 - 03/21/09

Old Wives Tale

None

We're out of old wives tales so there will be none listed this week.



Didja Know?

Edison invented the talking doll in 1888



There is a very fine line between "hobby" and "mental illness."


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Week of 03/15/09 - 03/21/09

Old Wives Tale

None

We're out of old wives tales so there will be none listed this week.



Didja Know?

You use about 200 muscles each time you take a step.



You will never find anybody who can give you a clear and compelling reason why we observe daylight savings time.


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Week of 04/05/09 - 04/11/09

Old Wives Tale

None

We're out of old wives tales so there will be none listed this week.



Didja Know?

Lemons contain more sugar than strawberries do.



Age is a very high price to pay for maturity.


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Week of 04/12/09 - 04/18/09

Old Wives Tale

None

We're out of old wives tales so there will be none listed this week.



Didja Know?

The tongue is the only muscle attached at one end.



Women like silent men, they think they're listening.


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Week of 04/19/09 - 04/25/09

Old Wives Tale

Eyebrows

'Trust not the man whose eyebrows meet,
For in his heart you'll find deceit.'



Didja Know?

Windmills originated in Iraq



The main reason Santa is so jolly is because he knows where all the bad girls live.


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Week of 04/26/09 - 05/02/09

Old Wives Tale

None

We're out of old wives tales so there will be none listed this week.



Didja Know?

There is less than a gallon of water in a cubic mile of fog



I live in my own little world. But it's okay; they know me here


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Week of 05/03/09 - 05/09/09

Old Wives Tale

None

We're out of old wives tales so there will be none listed this week.



Didja Know?

Canada has six time zones.



I started out with nothing, and I still have most of it.


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Week of 05/10/09 - 05/16/09

Old Wives Tale

Talk

If your cheeks suddenly feel on fire, someone is talking about you



Didja Know?

Uranus has 21 moons



Life not only begins at forty, it also begins to show.


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Week of 05/17/09 - 05/23/09

Old Wives Tale

None

We're out of old wives tales so there will be none listed this week.



Didja Know?

Wood frogs freeze solid in the winter and thaw back to life in spring



If you don't care where you are, then you aren't lost


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Week of 05/24/09 - 05/30/09

Old Wives Tale

None

We're out of old wives tales so there will be none listed this week.



Didja Know?

A blue whale's heart is the size of a compact car.



There are three ways to get something done: Do it yourself,
hire someone, or forbid your kids to do it.


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Week of 05/31/09 - 06/06/09

Old Wives Tale

None

We're out of old wives tales so there will be none listed this week.



Didja Know?

America's first newspaper cartoonist was Benjamin Franklin



Some days you are the bug,
some days you are the windshield.


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Week of 06/07/09 - 06/13/09

Old Wives Tale

None

We're out of old wives tales so there will be none listed this week.



Didja Know?

There are at least 200 different shapes of pasta



Don't worry; it only seems kinky the first time.


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Week of 06/14/09 - 06/20/09

Old Wives Tale

Eyebrows

'Trust not the man whose eyebrows meet,
For in his heart you'll find deceit.'



Didja Know?

Eskimos use refridgerators to keep food from freezing



I am a nutritional overachiever


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Week of 06/21/09 - 06/27/09

Old Wives Tale

None

We're out of old wives tales so there will be none listed this week.



Didja Know?

The average apple contains 6 teaspoons of sugar



Brain cells come and brain cells go, but fat cells live forever


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Week of 06/28/09 - 07/04/09

Old Wives Tale

None

We're out of old wives tales so there will be none listed this week.



Didja Know?

The potato's closest relative is the eggplant



Everybody lies, but it doesn't matter since nobody listens.


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Week of 07/05/09 - 07/11/09

Old Wives Tale

None

We're out of old wives tales so there will be none listed this week.



Didja Know?

The ball on the top of a flag pole is called a truck



I am having an out of money experience


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Week of 07/12/09 - 07/18/09

Old Wives Tale

Friends

If you run into a spider web, you'll meet a new friend



Didja Know?

It takes 4000 grains of sugar to fill a teaspoon



In just two days, tomorrow will be yesterday.


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Week of 07/19/09 - 07/25/09

Old Wives Tale

None

We're out of old wives tales so there will be none listed this week.



Didja Know?

The bones of a pigeon weigh more than its feathers



How do you get off a non-stop flight?


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Week of 07/26/09 - 08/01/09

Old Wives Tale

None

We're out of old wives tales so there will be none listed this week.



Didja Know?

The Mariana Trench in the Pacific Ocean is over 36,000 feet deep



The only cure for insomnia is to get more sleep


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Week of 08/02/09 - 08/08/09

Old Wives Tale

None

We're out of old wives tales so there will be none listed this week.



Didja Know?

Grasshoppers hear with their knees



My weight is perfect for my height -- which varies


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Week of 08/09/09 - 08/15/09

Old Wives Tale

None

We're out of old wives tales so there will be none listed this week.



Didja Know?

75% of the worlds pineapples are grown in Hawaii



Be nice to your kids. They'll choose your nursing home


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Week of 08/16/09 - 08/22/09

Old Wives Tale

Lies

If you bite your tongue while you are eating then you have recently told a lie



Didja Know?

The first childrens picture books showed up in the 1600s



Out of my mind. Back in five minutes.


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Week of 08/24/09 - 08/29/09

Old Wives Tale

None

We're out of old wives tales so there will be none listed this week.



Didja Know?

A shrimp's heart is in its head



It was a brave man that ate the first oyster.


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Week of 08/30/09 - 09/05/09

Old Wives Tale

Kisses

If your lips itch or tingle, someone is about to kiss you



Didja Know?

India ink comes from China



Take my advice; I'm not using it


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Week of 09/06/09 - 09/12/09

Old Wives Tale

None

We're out of old wives tales so there will be none listed this week.



Didja Know?

It takes 21 pounds of milk to make one pound of butter



Afternoon: That part of the day we spend worrying about how we wasted the morning




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