For Breakfast I toasted a couple of slices of Aunt Millie’s Light Whole Grain Bread. Fried 2 Jennie O Turkey Breakfast Sausage Links, prepared a packet of the Pioneer Peppered White Gravy, and finally made my the morning cup of Bigelow Decaf Green Tea. After I had Breakfast I went to McDonald’s to pick up Breakfast for Mom and Dad.
Like any other organic life form, the Muppets needed to evolve to stay competitive. As Jim Henson and company kept experimenting with their characters, Kermit changed from a generic green sock to a lizard and finally to a frog. Now he plays the straight man to the rest of the Muppet cast, suffering their slings and arrows with good natured humor .
Cincinnati Dime Museum hosted human oddities such as Jo Jo the Dogfaced Boy, the Wild Man of Afghanistan (apparently a gentle African American man recruited from the riverboats) and Big Winny the Fat Lady, who shared the small stages with magicians and ventriloquists. The Vine Street Museum also had a pitiful menagerie of living animals including bears and exotic birds. In the theater, original comedies such as Queen of Lick Run, family orchestras, flying machines, dance recitals, typesetting competitions, even a convention of tattooed people brought in crowds..
Bee colonies have been under stress in recent years as more beekeepers have resorted to crisscrossing the country with 18 wheel trucks full of bees in search of pollination work. These bees may suffer from a diet that includes artificial supplements, concoctions akin to energy drinks and power bars. In several states, suburban sprawl has limited the bees’ natural forage areas..
The 102nd running of the Indianapolis 500 is May 27, but the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum offers a lot for fans outside the month of May. Currently two exhibits are on display for racing fans of all ages. For families, IMS offers the ‘Offenhauser Petting Zoo,’ an exhibit named after the Offenhauser engine.
The Lorraine Motel, at 450 Mulberry St., where King was shot by James Earl Ray on April 4, 1968, from the nearby Young/Morrow Boarding House, has been made into a national civil rights museum. It chronicles through graphics and panoramic displays the struggle of black people in America and includes a bus from Montgomery, Ala., from the era in which Rosa Parks conducted her sit down protest. That act touched off the Montgomery Bus Boycott, which in turn helped spark other civil rights demonstrations and movements..
Culture venerated symbols of marital fidelity, Sarus cranes, do not always live up to the romantic expectation: death dare do us part Scientific data collection and careful field observation disproves popular folklore and reveals cases of divorce (separation) in Sarus cranes. A Sarus crane may not wither away like a pining graveside flower when the mate dies. The surviving bird turns its back to the dead and flies around with eyes kept peeled for a new lover! Further, mate change is known in almost all crane species in captivity the world over, some of whom are similarly anointed with the mythology of fidelity..