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{ Monthly Archives } December 2006

World’s Tallest Man Pulls Plastic from Dolphin Tummies!

A heartwarming story for the holiday season. Isn’t it nice that the world’s tallest man is using the world’s longest arms for good? Check out the story here.

I didn’t know these were sold anymore…

100% Cotton Flannel Practical Housecoat for Indoor Chores You’ll look forward to cooler days when you can slip into this 100% cotton flannel housecoat, with its convenient three-quarter sleeves and knee length, to do your household chores. The perfect weight to fend off a chill, the soft flannel is yarn-dyed to maintain its gingham colors. […]

Due ponte

Like my friend Collene over at Wordsmifs , I too am sometimes taken at the utter lack of consistency in signage. Just as there are various ways to represent “DeLuxe” at diners and elsewhere, in Wilmington the most famous surname of all is written every which way. During my stay here in Wilmington, I have […]

Charles Lindbergh, Bob Hope and Reese Witherspoon Slept Here

I am going on a business trip this week—to Wilmington, Delaware. As long as a client is paying for it, the only place to stay in Wilmington is the Hotel du Pont. I was researching the history of the hotel (mainly to find out the degree of high-speed connectivity) and found out that their advertised […]