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"two pencils" Discussed on Biz Talk Radio
"So, um, knowing the customer and understanding the customer's needs and trying to anticipate those needs. Has created enormous value for us as a business, but it also allows you to deliver a better experience, and that's ultimately what you're trying to do. And part of that is really understanding your target audience. And it appears as though your target audiences millennials. Is that correct? Yes. Millennial and Gen. X were, um We're about 35% millennial 35%, Gen X and the remainder as boomers, but you've got you definitely have a sea change in terms of the wine market and and the emerging demographics and generations that are consuming. So I think, um Uh, Gen X will eclipse baby Boomers in terms of wine consumption by 2021 by 2026 Millennials will eclipse both boomers and Gen X. So You've got a lot of change happening in the industry, which is really exciting for us, because we we believe that people are connecting that demographic. They're connecting with. With products are connecting with foods with restaurants with brands with anything in their life in a completely new way, and we think that is a combination of digital first and then experiences and and so that's what we focus on is how do we How do we connect with people digitally? Uh, with wine, You know, context is everything like I said, it's It's really diverse you've got you've got different languages on labels. If you go into a big wine stores like here if you're just looking at a wall of wine, So for us, the first thing is is putting wines that fit people's profile in front of them, and then it's creating context around that wine. Because you can really narrowly target people. Is that what you're alluding to? You really know specifically, maybe what their interests are their demographic and how this would fit into their lifestyle. Exactly. Wine is always a little subjective. So you never know, but we can be. We can be fairly targeted, but what we try to provide his context around what they're experiencing, so that could be Context around their own palette. So I've tasted this and it's a light body wine, and I'm learning to know that I like light bodied wines with oak, etcetera. It can be context around the origin of the wine, or where the winds from and we use every touch point. I think that I think you know, in a modern brand or for entrepreneurs. You want to use every touch point consistently, so that could be what we print on the outside of the box is it could be What we put inside the box is it could be what we're talking about on social media. It's our blog. Um, it's all of it's our email campaigns. It's all of these things, um, sort of working holistically override to provide a great experience. So you have a brand identity for one, and then I would imagine that you know, we eat and drink with our eyes. It's like how much is wine, a visual experience? It's very visual. I think if you look at sort of our labels and the With a bottle of wine. You only have so many. If you're not doing all the things I just talked about, you only have so many signals on the shelf that you could deliver. One of them is just visually like you know the color. The other one is just visually. What what's on the label? And so I think our our brands and our labels are various sort of contemporary and often we work with artists and designers from Across other categories, whether it's skateboarding or street heart or whatever. It may be, to sort of speak of visual language that's more modern and culturally relevant. Probably, and probably to be a little different, too, because I think a lot of times brands want to fit in their space, But it can be so much more powerful to actually stand out. Absolutely. Yeah, we take, uh you know, we take the opportunity that we have with our and I should talk a little bit about this, but we we really Average or the trust that we built with our direct consumer audience to create and build culturally relevant brand. So are things that we start direct to consumer and online. We validate and sort of optimize and build with our customer feedback, and then we actually take those offline and build those in the National Wholesale channel. So we're selling to restaurants and retailers. The summer water, for example, something we started digitally first and then as we grew awareness, and as we put that one on people's tables and got great feedback, we started to pull that wine. Out into other markets. Um, and so, yeah, the visual languages, Um, hugely important. I think we're always looking to leverage that trust that we have with the online customer to kind of push the boundaries of creativity and wine, and that could be a label or that could be a style of wine if we're making an orange line or a natural sparkling wine or something. Kind of stand out, and that's a responsibility and also an opportunity. And even the name of the wine. I mean, summer water. It's so catchy. I know that that gained some vier al itty for you, and so was that a strategic choice. Or was that a happy accident? Yeah, Some are strategic sense and some are happy accidents. I think we felt that, um This really captured sort of the essence of of Rose A, which is summer. Um, and the fact that it's light fresh, um and and a term that has been used to sort of describe The category. So, um, I think this one was strategic. There have been others that you know, maybe maybe a little happenstance and you just get lucky Business Rock stars. 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"two pencils" Discussed on WGR 550 Sports Radio
"We're back on Friday, reacting to Game five of the Eastern Conference finals as the Bucks in the Hawks battle it out for the ever important 32 lead. We'll tell you who got the advantage Friday morning, Keyshawn J. Willens uber on ESPN radio. But it also seemed to me that the one thing that you took away of all the pieces of advice that you got. It was your father That left you with three different pieces of wisdom that impacted your life. And one of those was never quit because that gives you the perseverance state you need Another was work harder than the next guy. When and you're working when no one's watching, And the third one was never let anybody or anyone intimidate you. Do you think about those three things? Those three lessons that your father imparted to you? And how do they impact your life today? And and they have and always happened? I always remember. You know, the work hard part was it was I talked about in the book a little bit that you know when I was, you know, I was getting ready to go out and I can go down and go to the pool and play and he's telling me Well, you know, John is probably over there lift and I go down lift when I get back, because that's fine. You don't have to. I said no, I will not good. That's right. So he'll probably be. We'll be running while you're lifted, so it'll probably he'll get two workouts in but that's fine. We'll be fine for you. I'm going. I'm going to the pool. So I like God, I got down good steps. I go by the block ago I walked back. I go. I can't. I can't let him get to workouts. It's like I go. I'm going to lift and he goes whatever. And I said so. I went and left I go. I'm going to pull now he goes have fun. I'm not like Oh, so so you know, he kind of gets got, You know, he knew he knew how to say the right things, And he was great with numbers. Adam, and that's the one thing I never thought about, like he was an accountant. And he always had the number two pencils and everything so meticulously on his desk and I said, You know numbers and I was very good with numbers. I loved math, and I think how many anything that you can do for coaching? And being a teacher of math. I always had the ability to understand how much how much clock I can run if I take it down to three seconds, and if we run the ball three times, we can run off a minute 45 seconds And so a lot of the ability I had to close games at which I'm very proud of. That fact is My ability to look at the clock into the third quarter and realize how many series of left and that if we had a league time was our ally. And so I would shut down the passing game because I realized there's only so much time left and I can use up this much time and take away an extra possession from them. And we got the game one. Wow. Wow, Sister. Your dad always taught you the things that mattered and helped influence you later on, right? Yeah. Now, do you almost write this book? 10 years ago, did a version of this almost come out 10 years ago? And was it also with Michael Hollywood? How did that work? I have written a book 10 years ago, 2010 and it with another writer, but he come back with it. I just couldn't go through with it. It was all football. And and it was just when I was looking at thought about. I wrote this book and around the fall of 2010. 2010 is not was not a great mirror just lost. My father just lost my wife. I just moved to New York. And so I said, You know, I'm gonna write a book in case I forget, you know stories, But then, as I read it, I go. You know, this isn't just me because I wasn't just about football. And if I'm writing a book of just about football, it really doesn't reflect who I am as a person. And I said, You know, I need to be in a better place. And so I took the book bought the rights in the book, and I still have that book today and I never went to publish. Never got the print at all. I got the first version back at decides. Can't do this book and you know it was Because it was it was just there was it was this football stores and I just said, you know, there's just that's just not who I am. And and so here I am 10 years, 10 years later. You know, and I'm married again. Yeah, I've been having a TV for 10 years. Um and I sit here and all of a sudden I thought I walked away from the Hall of Fame. Career. I knew at the time when I finally did for short age of 49 stepping down and it was a good football team that's going to win more. But family was more important to me and all of a sudden, you know, here I am on that Saturday night in January, or, uh, I'm I'm getting a David Baker's Tell me I'm in the whole thing. It just It just was such an amazing time. And almost like not that I needed validation my football career but doesn't seem like putting an exclamation point on it. And then also in a pandemic kits. It just seemed like you know what the pandemic made us all start thinking about other things right? We all became very reflective during that time. Did we live a privileged life social justice issues coming up? And I thought, Wow, what a great time to Intermix family football, and the lessons learned through what Lens lights journey right And so and and so I just felt like man, There's there's so many things I can offer. I I didn't make the right choices. A lot of times I got to the fork in the road. I made some decisions. Sci fi. But this memoir Help somebody else who's going down That same path who reaches out fork in the road. I know Yogi bear all he says. Just take it, But I would just say, you know, Think about what you're doing, but don't look back. Look forward because you know you're going to take risk, and it's okay to take some risk. I always said I'd rather wear the risk and failed and never to have risked at all. We can live a very safe like if we choose to. So I share a lot of these lessons I learned because hopefully it can help somebody else Did Michael Holly get to see the first version of the book before he wrote this book, Okay? Because that's valuable information. I'm sure was helpful to him and putting it together to recall some of those things. But also I think about how much your life has changed in those 10 years. As you alluded to in 2010 was such a devastating personal year for you losing your dad first, then losing your wife that year and that that was that seemed like it was very trying ordeal as it would be, and then. Again in the 10 years since you get remarried, your daughters get married, and you now have five grandchildren. Do you stick? Do you stick your chin at them when you when, when you get mad at them and start getting their faces. Is there anything like that? No, no, but obviously they must see it because there's a couple of the grandkids. You'll see it one of the pictures in the book. It's got everybody in there. As for the kids are in the book ones in my daughter's tummy. It's just she's in the book to, um that's Ruth. But, uh, Lottum now has some the facial expressions that they're starting to come out. They get mad. You start to see him squint their eyes and do this and stick her tongue out when they're when they're trying to do something. So I I think I know where they're getting it from. So, uh, we'll see how long I been If their parents can correct them from that. How has being a grandfather altered your perspective on life? You know?.
"two pencils" Discussed on Capes and Lunatics
"He's not part of the big. Yeah he's acting commissioning. He's he's i'm trying to remember if there's anyone else but pretty much i think like batman and green arrow are like the only to like. Don't leave their books. Like i said dicko's with the with you know the others to help free. You know all their friends who've been clips yet batmans like one of the only few who's not in it they take dick but they don't take that man well when you need to work well to work and play well with others into big grew more natural exactly all right so you want to jump into these right yes well. Thanks the more you know all right. So that's stroke the terminator annual number one. His first angel goatman condo vigilant become vigilante. Yes she's like an car delayed. Vigilante got was the one that got started in one of the the right wing. Some dude who was like a district attorney or something in new york. I think yeah it was it. Was that adrian. Chase was the first one. Yeah right yeah. 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That's always the goal is to get somebody popular enough that they can have their own. They'll run it for bid to see not make if it's costing them too much then little. I wonder how many books you need so for the book to be profitable. Yeah i don't know especially these days. I mean the numbers are what not what they were the prices up so yeah no heating. I don't know if it's natural number or like it will times cut comes time cut books if they're like okay. Let's find like the like the three or five bottom settlers and whatever know who was the lowest gets cut through like an actual magic number. No like there has to be some number. That's like oh yeah we're not into brighi like we're not even bringing even on this ugly. Nobody's below that number. Okay so yeah the stroke. Vigilante doing their thing they finally because they go to save this this guy from Now really doesn't want to go with them does drove rocking his his orange. This is awesome. 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"two pencils" Discussed on 77WABC Radio
"Tests your mother gave you to sharpen number two pencils to Hershey bars for energy. I had to go to Midwood High School right next to Brooklyn College and sit there and realize who would be very difficult to cheat on this. Although they didn't do it the old Jesuit way at Brooklyn Prep where they eventually shine their boots on my backside the judge woods and kicked me to the curb. They need separate. You like having space in front of you. Space behind you. Space the left space to your right. You are all crunched together, but I said, I don't know anybody in this. Midwood High School taking the s A. T s and a lot of the kids. The Jewish kids, you know, they were like harassed, you know, super academic say you see, like a pure old with somebody's shoulder. Oh, Anyway, It didn't work for me because when they kicked me out of Brooklyn prop, you didn't have to take regions. So they said, in order for you to go on to college. You're gonna have to get regions credits at cannot see high school local public school. Not too bad. Not too good. But when I went there was like no comparison to Brooklyn. Perhaps so after a few weeks of lollygag going around Studying subjects that I had back in like my freshman year of high school. I just walked out of class and everyone back somebody was like Eddie Murphy in the classroom, making jokes. You know, they teacher was having cardiac arrest. And that was it. I left. I never looked back. But anyway, let's go to Howard. He's calling from the Jersey your turn to be heard he had w A B. C. Howard. Good afternoon. Oh, way went to trade school. They won't know regions required. But when you went to college you had to pick on remedial classes again. Right. So you got a vocational high school diploma, right? Correct And what did you focus on carpentry, plumbing or electricity? Electrical, right, and I bet you were better off for it than a lot of your colleagues, right? I've never been laid off in 40 years. I'm telling you, I've been saying over and over, even to the advocates of charter schools that you have all the academic training in the world. But the job the job sector wants people with skilled abilities. That's what they want. And how would you are a prime example of that? Thank you. Very good, Vocational high school like Joey G. The Cheech from Howard Beach. You know where they went East New York High school. I had to run through a count gauntlet, I think was Bushwick happening. They've got off and ran through the going like battles blacks. Puerto Riggins. Italians, you know, but they all got a trade. Kept him out of sing sing. And fastening there. Possibly out of the electric chair. I'm sure prior to that, anyway, let's go to pull calling from middle village. You're trying to be heard here. Tubby, ABC, Paulie. Hey, Curtis. How you doing? Uh, I went to Bishop Lachlan back in the sixties and Ended up with the Regents diploma, but I failed. Biology. Regent Physics, Junior year chemistry sing here, But the highlight was when I rushed out of the biology region 60 to take it up to the polo grounds to see the best. Like Hank Aaron and the Atlanta Braves, But Hank Aaron had two home runs, so I feel the region but I saw him. Kyra hit two home runs in the hologram. Well, in fact, that was actually first game I ever went to Casey Single was the manager of the The hapless Mets was the Polo grounds. It wasn't Yankee Stadium even though I hated the Mets and Lou Brock was in Chicago Club and hit one like a mile a mile out before he was ever traded over there. The ST Louis Cardinals And then in 64 to watch my beloved Yankees lose in seven games. Ken Boyer, the N V P brother of Clete Boyer, third basement for the Cardinals. And now you know the rest of the story. After that, it was all downhill. All downhill. Let's go to Pete, who's calling from Long Island Your turn to be heard he had to be a B C p Curtis schoolteacher for Over 20 years, I have Ah, I am four standardized testing. However, this is not the year is any adult believes that kids should take the exams this year, they have no business and education. Kids have been in school at a school. There are kids that have been school all year. This is not the year for the region's exams. Question. Uh what, though? The dude you just socially promote the kids or the red shirt him and hold them all back a year. No, I don't think we should read sure them. I think they still have to pass the tests that the school gives. I have kids failing this year. And you know what? Curtis? I'm gonna fail him. They still have to do the work. Um, but they cannot be held accountable for the Regents exams. They're not prepping enough at home when they are not in school. Like my high school real quick. We have two days in school and two days virtual and one day nobody is in the building. It's just too chaotic. They can't do it this year Question. Have you eliminated the common core curricula in your school? Yes, we see. I teach it. The third largest school in Long Island, and common core is is kind of going by the wayside. Thank God I'll never forget. Never forget Carter was wrestling with some problems. He's going to junior high school today for like the first time. Because public schools in the city letting the junior high school kids back probably won't let the high school kids back until after Labor Day, But Never forget his mother set off. Why do you try to do the common core with him? And I looked at that people and I said to myself, what the hell is this? This makes no sense. Correct. No sense a little. And you're a teacher. And you're saying that a look, I got kicked out of high school. But I knew the basic elements a maths, You know, I'm not going to say I was her. Expert in Trig calculus. Mm. Algebra. I gotta go right through the lines. Statistics. Probability was always my favorite. Probability. If you keep going at this rate, Mike Lopez, is she gonna be looking for a new job? Can I give you probabilities? I asked you for the recommendation at the McDonald's. And you don't have to go to the wee Gee board and try to figure out the letters of the alphabet or the number 09. That's going to be a fact or fiction that Curtis ever consult the wee Gee board and the wee Gee board princesses who actually utilize that and little what we call it coffee klatches throughout the tri State area. Let's go to Mark Who's calling from Queens? Your turn to be heard he had w A B C mark. Doing, Curtis. I went to public school in Queens. My entire life. I remember back in the day we were required to take like three regions to get a diploma. Then we have something called advanced regions. The former that's like if you get if you passed five regions and the only reason why I opted in to take the advanced regions deployments because all my friends Getting and I didn't want to stand out. But I just want to add on to what the previous caller said that this is not the year for regions exam. Um we always have summer, right? You can always scheduled these exams in the summertime. Students still need to take the exams. Well, I mean, ever taken a regions exam. I don't think I can wait. I gotta recused myself a bit. But I will tell you this and following my daily horoscope is I do each and every day in the New York Post because that's why a lot of people buy the paper, especially the hard copy. It said I had to be nice to call us today. Basically, without calling your callers. You know, when you ask how you doing, if you notice I haven't cut you off having given you a bris haven't been like a memorial with a Rambo knife with a blindfold on while I was trying to extricate your Verbal foreskin is not easy being nice to people. I normally cut him off, and I tried to re educate them before taking them to a Uh, re education camp. But up next fact or fiction. Courteously whatever sit with the wee Gee board princesses. And try to determine my fate. With the numbers. I'm with the alphabet this Saturday at 10 A.m.. Larry Kudlow.
"two pencils" Discussed on The Bobby Bones Show
"A terrible season anyway. So do you want to get scuba autograph before a place lab pile of stories. The thomas rat put up an unreleased song on instagram. That he wrote a few weeks ago and the inspiration came from when he was dropping his daughter. Linen off at lauren's mom's house so the song is called your mama's front door and i'm gonna let you listen to a little bit chiming grew up forgetting woodfull babral. Now he'll models do mean that got some history the square inch there the brig porch crazy. Okay so since. He has known his wife since he was a kid when he was dropping linen off. He's like wow. I have got different stages of my life from fifteen to now thirty. I've lots of different versions of me have walk through the store. So your mama's front door inspired. The song is pretty cool. I like to put songs up early. Because then i'm like i don't like that one when they put it out. I'm like i ain't going here that one but some of them like that one. I do like all right. what else. So what would you do if you in a coma during virus up and you had to learn all about the virus because people plan planned jokes on me. Sometimes i'll do the thing. Where i just close my eyes and i go. Kay i'm gonna open my eyes and thirty seconds and if i were describing this to myself two years ago what would i say i know. Reporters are in masks. And everyone is like the vaccine. And i would think the world was ending if i didn't know if i were to open my eyes from two years ago today and see the news and the headlines and i was like oh my god. It's an alien invasion is are zombies attacking. It's that weird. Yes it is nineteen year old. joseph flavell he went into a coma after he got hit by a car. He was walking down. The side of a street. Hit by a car was in the hospital on march. First twenty twenty when unconscious was in a coma and he recently came back and had to consciousness. and guess what when he was unconscious. He got corona virus. What the. I guess the health worker. Yeah i didn't know about it and then went during rehab. He got it again and cell. He not only didn't even know about the pandemic but he's having to experience it. Let's also not lose the real story here so the guy got hit by a car and then came out of a coma for a year and loved. You think you had a bad twenty twenty. Hey speaking of that. There was a woman who gave birth while in a coma and she was fighting covid and just recently met her baby for the first time so much happening there Did they do Guess they i saw that. Ford ford motor day are putting out a clear. In ninety five masks that can aid the hearing impaired which i think is a cool invention but also to. I think it's great for even teachers. I think about kids that are in school and teachers are having to be masked and how much they're missing out on expressions and whether teachers trying to say and learning so to ford because they've been granted the patent to Make this mask and an be waders. What we've got a superset better understanding what anybody saying i know so they. They plan on starting to produce these in the springtime. Okay yep i'm amy. That's my was amy's pile of story saw. It's time for the good news. Shoutouts kelly klein. She's a kindergarten teacher. Who unfortunately her cancer returned but with virtual learning. She hasn't missed a day of school. Even while getting her chemo in fact she sits there and her kids. Even see her. Getting the chemo. While she's on the virtual learning and i've got a clip of her talking about what her students mean to her to. What better way to spend four or five hours than with five year olds impasse quickly makes me smile. It's real easy to go down the knee. And i think if i didn't have five year olds to teach everyday and would spend a lot of time thinking about that. Wow that's great. it's awesome shannon. Missed a day of work that she's been able to keep working because of being able to work from home. Edit you feel like that five year olds no not really. I don't no no this. What's the best age eddie. So far because you've had thirteen on the baby yes circuit. I would say the four year old age before can be you know before kindergarten and then the two year olds terrible. So there's like the two year old terrible twos and then there's the three major and then four it's like you get to enjoy their personalities and their growing up when did they start to get crappy again I would say thirteen out right now. You're not getting all right. That's what it's all about stat was telling me something good before we get into the investigative corny. Let's play a voicemail. From last night. I have a joke for amy. Do trees poop. How do you think we get number two pencils anyway. Slugger show by as a good one. I love it. Virtually now it's time for the investigative corny where amy reaches a joke. We have ninety seconds to figure it out ourselves and morning corny. What do you call a droid. That takes the long way around. What do you call a droid takes a long way around. Let me help starts now. Go long drawn to. The droids are like star wars like. Oh repeal r. two d. two droids art to too long rt due to detour. Detour are detour lunchbox. You nailed it. That's a youtube. I had nothing to do with that one. Hard to detroit known cpr. I didn't even know what that meant. So what's the answer. Are to detour for sure. They took an to detour. That's it. I think it's funny. So yes okay. We forget about that. I still have a little time left. So let me on instagram. Bobby bones check discovery. Plus sleepnumber rocks. Oh man let me tell you about hellofresh. gosh weekend so bonus. Ten wow draftking. We're just having that crush. Remember the code. Let's go over here. we go morning. Corny what do you call it. Droid that takes the long way around. What do you call odroid. That takes a long way around our to detour. Get me as you to earn you. Watch that we would have never got there. And we just want scholarships to us here is jennifer from minneapolis. Who left this voicemail. Last night i have really appreciated the longer post shows lately. I'm there my favorite part of the podcast. I feel like i'm sitting in the room with you. Guys having just a discussion with my friends you mentioned how you don't know what those senators love the post show and i can tell you that we do so. Please keep doing.
"two pencils" Discussed on The Dregs
"Yeah it's pretty hilarious and let me get those pumps don't have a digital display like it's the old turnover years on them. Yeah yeah yeah. I'm just looking at it right now on google street view and chris. Correct me if i'm wrong. It's the gas station in curls li. Oh my god exactly. Oh my god you never come to cornell again it some connected to the alamo. Which is the restaurant. Yeah it's like a restaurant slash like a general store. Yes that's where. I had my ham and cheese sandwich. Wicked place if you're ever a mo- bbc ninety seven north. Not the alamo get some gas. Get some ham. Remember the alamo. Get some gas. Get a patent families. Another fact about kersley. They have a wicked little hockey rink there in this building. That's like super old school. It's freezing cold if you're in the winter and yeah it's just we go there You can rent out the ice pretty reasonable rip iffy shots around well Speaking of Skating rinks and beer. My latest episode of came out on my podcast is the empty keg in merit. And they're right next to the rink you can and The older there has escaped sharpener in there. So you drop your skates off. get them sharpened. Have beer over apps gate. That is such a canadian thing That is amazing. That's like nobody thought about that. Before like you go in you grab a beer and you get your skate sharpened at the same time now. I just need skates fast. Thinking to yourself you go. And they're like what else can i get sharp like. You just do skates i've got. I've got a bunch of new. Hbo two pencils in my car. Those different machine. You never know. I bet you. I bet you could. Sharp pencil on skate sharpener. So for sure. Didn't you could do anything with anything that remember mythbusters. Didn't they cook a full turkey. Dinner inside a car like in an engine under the hood side. The only one that watched mythbusters. Apparently people just like make food and warm water now. So i don't know like fucking change in man thinks shit's crazy now delicious What should our new year's resolutions be. I wanna hear it okay. So i don't really do resolution. I do themes to the year and i'm still trying to figure out my team We need somebody to tell you what your theme is. And then you just lock into it by. Just it's like picking it out of a click hop into that th- underdog in inbox..
"two pencils" Discussed on MyTalk 107.1
"Your number two pencils there will be a quiz studies have shown that melodies have shown that the micro several long term studies have shown they've studied the studies and the studies have shown and here with their findings are study buddies Donna and Steve so imagine maybe let's let's think like power you're watching the ball through and that little thing possible machine and then boom you hit the Powerball you win let's just call it a clean one hundred million dollars would you split it fifty fifty with your significant other is here she shares the couch but didn't walk into the gas station with you to get the ticket because you quote had a feeling I would say it depends on first of all you're gonna have to split it with them anyway because it's money you earned after you were married right well let's go let's go to me to think significant out her could be a boyfriend could be a girlfriend doesn't just have to be I throw view male but not I would split the whole thing well a survey earlier this year asked two thousand people if you won the lottery would you give your significant other half of it and the answers are not particularly good news for help also no one in six people with that sixteen percent one in six people say they would quickly end the relationship to keep all the money for themselves one in six one six that's that's a pretty high number of the people who want to stay in their early first sent right that's only twenty percent sixteen percent don't get me with percentages Donna twenty one five IST one hot one right here in my bed come on okay start well that that's not hiring but one in six with yes what what honey what is it I just want power ball we're done one in six feels pretty aggressive for just animal you're right I can keep all the money so let's go it would be the three of us and then Colleen Bradley and Holly out of all of us one of us is leaving Colleen's leaving he's not he's got kids let's see now let's please email and that it will work sure we have it at a moment of all the people who want to stay in their relationship order say it would not be a fifty fifty split the survey also found that thirty six percent of people say they dump their partner if that person won the lottery and didn't want to split it with them that's that's a lot done let me ask you yes not married in a relationship right you had a hundred million dollar jackpot two night hundred million a hundred million what's MC getting is it just like a line of credit like him here when you need it just let me know without a formal allotment what I look like which will be a goddess after I get a surgery look at me touch me and that is a benefit that he gets no I would not say how much I mean I have to consider my family as well right and then I have to consider me right so I would say ten million that's a good that's pretty good because who knows you know I mean we're not nothing is for sure well into your tax you know you're gonna have to pay the gift tag along on that so maybe I'll set up a trust is something you do for an adult or is it just the kid would have no idea let's let's do what I said I'm sick here you clear a hundred million dollars after taxes you have a hundred million now I have asked on a before the case we should make an agreement where if one of us on the show wins a mega jackpot we should be sliding the other person a cool like bill one million out of a hundred million given one and said there is really really really important special people in our lives that we would like to take care of and people who have done really nice things for us how about fifty thousand dollars in cash as you get a fifty thousand dollars fine that's progress you know that lottery winners are a we've heard this before there's a specific timeline lottery winners are more likely to file for bankruptcy than the average American in the first three to five years after they win and studies show that they also it does not make them happier or healthier see now that is one of the reasons that I would really think about giving money to a significant other because because if he's not good with money mmhm then I'd be reluctant to you know I maybe would give them an allowance so you have more money doesn't always solve problems right he the guys that I end up hooking up with the league out buying like a Lamborghini you know an island it's like knowing that you were you're missing the point yeah we need to get in an index fund I think the first thing that M. C. would do is pay office furnace all the C. that's all he had to get a new furnace yeah I had to get a new furnace yeah those are like winter yet nice five grand yes six I think Eder yeah that's one of those pain in the neck like you don't mind doing a car payment because you're like a I got my car and drive around in the car sure right with the furnace that's not as fun of a payment yet because you know say Hey everybody come here look at what I just spent eight thousand dollars on you're gonna love it if you wanted to go to the battle or something right let's put some crystals from Swarovski on there yeah it's not something like when you get a new couch where you're like oh my god I just spent like two grand on this couch look at it I'm gonna start taking selfie snap of metal yeah you well we just we recently moved into a new house and you know what they don't make many new houses with bricks gutters what well that's nice no kidding but they put the gutter guard on right now Donna you don't want that stuff just for fun you know no gutters nothing is there and if you ask them like Hey can I add gutters you know to the house because of rain and stuff not even an option and then I talk to my sister and she had a house that was built in too and she doesn't have gutters either look around a lot of new homes built I guess maybe in the last twenty years don't have gutters so you want to talk about a not sexy thing to pay for is gutters while there's a lot of gutter talk on my street right now at a time we got a pretty good price.
"two pencils" Discussed on MyTalk 107.1
"The many I got your number two pencils ready do as studies have shown that minorities have shown that the micro several long term studies have shown they've studied the studies buddies have shown and hear what their findings are study buddies Donna and Steve where they came out with a list of the ten happiest songs of all time as her you look at the list of all your daughter I only saw one of the songs was it the number one song yes neared this is the worst any of us agree with this this according to a survey of thirteen hundred people in Britain and Britain that's what makes the difference here because of how the very white list I'd like to point out how is it okay yeah okay come on we blame London specifically for all of this occurred to survey of thirteen hundred people Mister blue sky by ELO electric light orchestra is the happiest song of all time came on seventy eight the late seventies in general is just wasting the air with the most happy songs by the way if you need us to ring your bell here it is why do I was never heard this I had to look it up for me to say that but that's terrible yeah I don't know what that is I mean it's listen it's certainly not the happiest song of all time no no to see the happy part over it's like I was Mr blue sky where you been okay well I mean no life either cloudy the socks Donna let's see here all right let's get some others on the list how bout number to deal like number two which is don't stop me now by queen which came out in nineteen seventy nine no no better queen songs on that I know number three was staying alive by the Bee Gees that's pretty happy burning wood blinds yeah yeah thank are they here oh my god sounds like well I wonder if abba is about to join us they came in at number four on the list of dancing queen know that that's what do you like the song or not it the the chords that are in there the melody it's all very you know yeah the whimsy this will be running through a field when dancing queen comes on all right or am I right mmhm yeah can we take some gases of what might be on the list were lake is don't worry be happy on the list no read do not make is on I don't know is there any John Denver on the list no John Denver's on the list how about these errors when in fire I know we're going to fire okay okay lovers when he writes how about Katrina and the waves walking on sunshine yes is it on it is all right I can remember eight okay I feel good that's a very happy song how about that for L. song no happy now okay I hate that so number ten on the list here which I was certain jibe with Gasly is never gonna give you up came out in nineteen eighty seven I think the reason why maybe it's a happy song is anytime that you get Rick rolled to to to to to to it just feels like a big he you know sure and I quite like that song Rick Ashley has a really good voice I know I know I didn't know it at the time there're shooter or Scott Stapp Pender remember no creed on it has really shocking and disappointing and Nickelback also omitted from the list Bon Jovi came in right smack dab in the middle wait until five with this I I again wanted dead or alive so Livin on a prayer I'll well that is not a valid that's a little bit and knows about wrong melody again that's living on the edge okay so overall okay.
Do Not Diminish Your Light
"So i wanna frame up this podcast with a couple of things so so one of the things that we're doing in this podcast frame up and i said podcast not just this podcast but our whole podcast is is to put on display okay so to speak where we're at to show what our life is like and how we feel about it what our feelings are sometimes in the past asked. We've dug into a lot of this shitty times right. <hes> and i just want to make this. This is a a an adjustment or a clarification that the focus is on you know where we're at right now however feeling and to show you to put our life as this is the journey we took took and we are taking currently and our continued to take yes and so i i'm i'm saying i don't wanna dwell as much in the past because more and more people who are coming to us. We've really expanded our counseling and coaching. It's been really fun. Exciting a lot of people i've noticed one dwell on the past about how shitty their life is and how their shitty their life has been <hes> and one of the first things i do is reorient you towards the possibilities in to the paradise to the future and because there's these negative thought loops that get people get on and they seem to dwell in them seem to do well i used to do that. I used to run rails in my head so lewis shitty past gives you permission to have shitty present which would indicate that you actually don't want a good president if you want to dwell on the past and and create shitty president yeah so i'm interested in illuminating this state of light and joy and then giving people hope to get there and show them how to if they want to come to counseling coaching events or just listen to the podcast yup i got a frown in there was a general all around yeah. That's what i have to deal with so my pleasant place where i am right now is i'm feeling pretty down. 'cause my girlfriend girlfriend frowned at me. She's my wife anyway. How are you feeling so. Let's start right there jenny. How are you feeling right now. Where are you at. Where am i well. Philip k feeling a little stressed while stress because we we have our marriage and <unk> shades of intimacy coming up next weekend september sixth seventh and eighth so just doing a lot of prep mentally physically xactly energetically for that event which is both a incredibly exciting. I'm like this morning. I woke up. I just my eyes popped open open and i was excited and then you go through the waves of holy shit. There's so much to do and then pop back out and you get really excited again and then you're like. I've got this great idea. Pop back out and you're like oh my god so i think people can relate right. I mean this is where we're at and navigated to it now. Now i will briefly talk about the past for second in our past. We would usually be pretty turbulent right all right so we've worked really hard to be where we are now. Where mildly mildly turbulence is way okay better than where we're at right. I think people can relate to win. You kinda have regular meltdown so speak right yeah right. I my mom anytime she would have visitors coming to clean the house. She is coming to clean the hell out of visitors coming to visit she would i would start with the oh i need to clean and then it would just turn into we'll just turn into a meltdown right pattern. There's always and tencent a mirror so think about. I think people can relate to some event out there and as it comes up they start to go into meltdown mode. It's pretty typical. But what if we just go into feeling good and so that's what we're doing this. We're just feeling really good <hes> and from that good we're still doing all the shit we need to do to get better right that interesting difference big difference like we could clean the house in a panic feeling like we're just fucking losing it and fuck this. We should cancel the event. We're gonna just die. Clean clean clean or hey. I'm so excited right. I'm cleaning now. That's a nuclear bomb of information. I just dropped on eugenie there. The world go big difference. It's possible to do it differently. Yeah okay frame set intimate with iron bars. <hes> okay so today we've had. We did three days in a row. Let's talk about one of the experiences that we had that. We've done three days in a row. We've gone for our morning walks yeah or not. Some morning walks on some of the day's yesterday. It was the mid day. Burn me out destroy. My gimme heatstroke day was still was a great walk. Walk yep so talk about walks okay. You've been telling me that they're like you rose every day yeah no. They're awesome. I mean they're a long stretch of time to get the body moving and the mind moving and we do a lot of idea generating and they're just awesome just the connecting bodily with movement bodily with movement okay yeah well yeah i mean it's like it's opposed to sitting across from each other talking. We're walk walk at the same time and there's something that adds to it that we're walking that the body is moving the piece. I want to talk about so today. We had a fantastic experience. Just fantastic and we're going to talk about it. <hes> i loved this experience. Do you want to tell the story sure so we were walking along. There's obviously walking past a bunch of houses in our neighborhood and all of a sudden. We hear this little little boy voice little a little boy voice ringing out with this song. I don't even know what the hell the song was. It's no discernible song but he's just singing any. I can see his sister up near the front door and his brother was over in the in the driveway and really all. I can't locate it. I can see the two other kids and i can't really locate this other. We're this voice disembodied voice coming from and i mean he's loud. He's he's just seeing it out and i'm looking and those i see the sign like a for sale sign. These two little fee. I'm like i found and it and it was just so cute. I mean just his little lungs were full and he was belting out. Whatever the hell is what it was horrible and because we can really see him he couldn't see us and so we're walking along and we we we walk around the edge of the of the sign where he can see us and all of a sudden his just joyous he is belted out song trails off into this little embarrassed and gets quieter in it was funny just drill down and i thought i had a funny line. This isn't really funny but i thought i said something mike mike and thus the boy learned shame i mean that's what ed it became. He became embarrassed. I mean that's what it seemed right and so his this amazing joyous moment for him just trailed off into this little diminish embarrassed embarrassed to nothingness it did and it was it was exuberant excitement and we both picked up on it <hes> we were. We were looking at each other and going. I mean this. This kid is howling a song like kosong berg and there were no words it was just a howl of delight and emotion and just like a bird talking the talk talk talk knock you know and and we walked around and i and he looked up and he looked up at me and just a trail and i waved thome and i wanted to give him the biggest smile i could yeah because i loved what he was doing right but interestingly enough something happened right yeah something happened and he become self conscious and he felt on some level something wrong with his song <hes> and that he must must be quiet. <hes> an embarrassment you could see the layers shit just piling onto on right at that moment right and i don't know maybe where the source of back those layers came from but it wasn't us right like like clean moment we utterly appreciated him singing and utterly utterly appreciated him trailing off right just gave him unconditional love <hes> yeah he's got the biggest small it's usually she's frowning at amoebae this time. It isn't that true actually not true get defensive. Let's talk about this. I anyway so yeah great experience. What did you get from that well. I mean i think i got what we just kind of walked through is how you know we we have these moments of exuberance and then stories stories or whatever creep in and it diminishes it but it also gave me a very powerful moment of seeing seeing being that i want the opposite and that i want the opposite for other people in that moment. It made me sad that he trailed trailed off that his song diminished to a low hum it made me sad and so what that provided aided me was insight into. I want the opposite. I want little kids who how their songs and don't stop because people walk by but i also want the same for myself you know this. This child was a perfect little microcosm of what we we do day in day out to ourselves you ourselves. Do you remember me talking about the pencil rocket story about his in this interesting. I was just telling you about oh my eighth grade or sixth grade pencil rocket story <unk>. I just remember putting these two things together about a night or two ago. I was telling jenny that when i was a kid i had an active imagination <hes> just a really active imagination and one day i was. I think i was in eighth grade but it could be sixth grade. I was in mr norm colours history class the guy who made us memorize and speak in front of everybody the gettysburg address little factual for you that just came up from the depths of my brain and i had two pencils and it occurred to me in like a study period moment or something that they looked a lot like spaceships because they were pointed at the front and the erasers looked like the fire coming out the end of a spaceship and so i began to fly them around course right shaw show. I'm like this is about a lot of all in their chasing each other shooting each other and was having the most it's amazing time right just absolutely amazing time and i had a friend who really looking out for me looking after he was and he's all like comes up to do. You just got stopped. That look like a moron. You look like an idiot. You look like you're you're. You're embarrassing. You'll never get a girl. I remember that line and i was just like it was interesting because i'm sure i'm sure sure any girl in the eighth grade considering dancing or dating me at that time was probably surely put off by by the pencil the intense world i was in my own world right like like this kid was in his own world yeah completely yeah oh yeah and here's the thing by the sound of his song. We knew he was in a beautiful world. Yeah he was in the best world ever and i was having the best ruled ever with my rocket ships and my friend was like i gotta help you here. You're embarrassing yourself. You look you're just not hear back to less optimal world where you should worry about shit like this yeah. That's your thing and and i'll i'll say i can piece some things out of it. <hes> that are useful like present present be aware of how your behavior affects others. If in this moment you really don't give a shit. He just being you and bill. It's also aware of was like okay. That girl cute one three rows back. She's not going to date me anymore but that's okay. I'm okay with that something like that but and presence but i was in such and so i remember i remember this feeling feeling about <hes> i remember feeling bad and li literally came back to a less optimal world world. You were enjoy. I mean i'm not talking about the fact that you were in like a world with little pencils patients like you're in joy. You were you're creating. You're imaginative. You were having fun and you came back to a less optimal world where you were feeling pulling bad. You were feeling stress. You were feeling embarrassed and all those worlds are inside you. I mean but you came came back to a less optimal jason. No i think i can blame my friend for all those things. Oh okay yeah that feels better yeah. No it all was in with.
"two pencils" Discussed on WGN Radio
"Said on Twitter the aroma and flavor are incredible a very emotional it's really different yeah because it's forty five hundred year old bread right is this the way they rose the money from the dead isn't this how that begins I think so and honestly you should have seen when you took the wonder bread wrapper off of it the expired by date was four thousand five hundred years ago well I just don't understand how Xbox like this is an interesting dude like Xbox and now he like loves bread like what he's doing I don't know what he's doing and I just think he needs to be stopped because again other food there's other food that hasn't been buried there's other food that's not forty five years old what do you do with it I don't know musical and museum of some one into his stomach yeah you just they just extracted the use you know yeah down and everything and anything to super old sandwich our next good goggle families a spend less this year on back to school this as a reason in twenty eighteen Cordy delights annual back to school survey the average family in annual back to school spending be about five Bucks issue as with every day he's here but remember spending five hundred Bucks on back to school for a number two pencil and a spiral notebook in this way and the switch yeah right I don't know if I'm gonna but seems like a lot well I mean if you said anything up the college it's more than that yeah what does it also mean like close you get new clothes maybe and half of it right now all right now yeah this is from on a fellow by getting if you notice white everyone was quiet a like a million is a beautiful Porter Rican woman giving me every morning should start right fabulous there's this beautiful daughters here too professional salon concepts those of his fourth annual cuts are kids yesterday for your kids are kids and community in a variety of stuff for them to do that's for kids event was open to young kids all the way up to high schoolers why do we mention this is one of the items I think it's a nice thing to do manager job six and six sponsored by the makers sixty minutes we need a first caller for loop three I guess we get somebody here to la we could we could we grab somebody from here serving wanna you grab somebody will get somebody alive and your call will give you something up here to three with United once every two hundred maybe a little talk you maybe want to go to what's going on Steve Steve Ballmer Lightfoot is speaking out against the idea of president trump commuting the sentence of former Illinois governor rod Blagojevich we'll tell you what the mayor has to say about it coming up at six thirty from the WGN newsroom at Travis bouncer by the Illinois department of transportation on the Kennedy just a minor build up in down around Nagel the inbound.
"two pencils" Discussed on New Jersey 101.5
"Yep. I did Coronel said. Because you get them when they're still half asleep. Yeah. Yeah. And this was kind of a reversal allow she was pissed off. Right. So speaking of pranks, it was just a prank, but it got out of hand at the fire station in Linden the story. We just told you a firefighter had his can't even throw them. Gordon was bleeding. Bye bye firecracker on the toilet seat. It was a prank. So what kind of cringe every stories could you share with us one eight hundred two eight three one zero one point five, Bob and Ringo's, you're on New Jersey one zero one point five, okay? Hi, jeff. I I'm not tired of talk to your firemen story. But ever since I heard this story. I haven't been able to walk straight. My father had lost in a accident like and he was in Mercer county hospital like forty years ago. His roommate. Jumped by two, man. A number two pencil pants were down his private area. They only things fifty now eraser. Okay. So wait. So the two fingers had nothing to do with the other story. I'm really confused here. Not my dad was in the hospital because he lost two fingers on his roommate was this fellow that had a pencil down his roommate in the hospital room. Okay. Thanks for your call. Well, thank you for saying, you delicately at least. Oh how. Yeah. I'm not sure it does that's up, and I don't know. It's at least equal Ken onto eighty-seven. You're on New Jersey one oh one point five. Yes. Our guys are we doing okay? Yeah. I was eight years old slid down a banister at a friend's house. Didn't know his father had put a hook honor for Christmas light. Oh, no. Yeah. I caught the hook on my, but thirty eight stitches later in a nice scarred. Apollo. Oh on your but got ripped in thirty for thirty eight stitches. Yes, sir. Like. How bad was this? It wasn't to the point that you could see inside the anatomy of the. But was it was it like just like totally flapped open north of that area. The north of that area and cut me open and requires thirty eight stitches in my shoes are build with blood by the time. I got home I got and this was at a friend's house to your mom and dad weren't even there. The friends family had to take the hospital. Oh, yeah. The only saving grace was mom was an EMT and she went right to work and ripped my pants up and started pattern my behind all really goes. Does she save your? But that way. That's true. Ken, thanks for your.
Is Quinoa Unhealthy For Its Producers?
"Today's episode is brought to you by listerine ready tabs small discrete tabs, the transform from a solid to a liquid just to switch and swallow no sink required to get that just brushed clean feeling, and they pack a huge punch up to four hours of fresh breath, and the confidence that goes with it on the go wherever life takes you to a surprise meeting a date you want to freshen up for or just from one event to another try listen ready tabs today. Find them near the mouthwash. Welcome to brain stuff from how stuff works. Hey, rain stuff. Lauren Bogle bomb. Here. Keen wa has caused quite a lot of confusion during its short tenure on the worldwide seen race for thousands of years in the Indian mountain region of South America. It's only really blown up worldwide over the past decade, the United Nations food and Agriculture Organization declared twenty thirteen the international year of wa giving the crop a big boost on the world stage. The declaration was intended as a way to highlight crops that were unknown if forgotten at least to the wider world as a way of promoting food security, but along with Kim was rabbit sense to the top of the health food chain came news reports that local populations in Peru and Bolivia could no longer afford to buy it as the prices had doubled or tripled. But before we get into that some basics Qinhua spelled Q U. I N A in case you've seen the word, but never heard it pronounced cooks like rice looks sort of like couscous and packs a serious nutritive punch. It's high in protein contains all these amino acid. And is high in iron and fiber. It's eaten like a grain. But it's really more like a seed or a vegetable, and it's also gluten free in short checks a lot of boxes for folks looking to eat fewer animal products, or if you were carbs, but is it's mainstream popularity hurting the people who grow it. Researchers have called through year's worth of data two thousand four to two thousand thirteen from a national Peruvian survey to find out how these seemingly worldwide Kenwa frenzy affected. The quality of local citizens lives over that period. Their circumstances actually seemed to have improved. We spoke by Email with one of those researchers Marc Bellemare and associate professor of applied economics and director of the center for international food and agricultural policy at the university of Minnesota. He said in most cases, we find that rising Kenwa prices have modestly increased to the welfare of both Kimba producers and can what consumers in Peru at worst. We find a small decline in welfare in some region. Wins. But that decline is almost nil at less than one percent of total welfare welfare here is defined as the value of a household consumption expenditures, Bella explained since consumption tends to be function of income consumption is a good proxy for income. But it's not necessarily all good news. There are a couple of concerns that could still affect the people who originally grew Kenwa Bella. Mir said the first is that once the price of kin wall fell back down to its pre twenty ten level many, small producers told us they were holding onto their grain in the hope that the price would spike back up. But this is highly unlikely to happen considering that with the want price spike in two thousand thirteen many new producers got into the Kenwa production game which lowered the price a probably permanently. Unless there's a new spike in the international demand of kin wa. The other problem is an issue of maintaining bio-diversity very few varieties of kin while are exported to places like the US and UK especially compared with these some hundred varieties grown in Peru. And so if it's most worthwhile for producers to grow for export markets. Those other local varieties might disappear forever. This phenomenon isn't good for the longstanding health of crops, and it's not a new problem take the banana when I say banana, you probably think of a very particular variety of the fruit, but someone greatly enlarged in gently bent a yellow number two pencil. That's a cabin dish banana, and it's the only one many of us encounter outside of the tropics its popularity elbowed out other varieties and farmers came to rely on it as a staple export. Which sounds great a right up until a fungus that affects only that variety swept in and started destroying crops. If you haven't heard scientists are now racing to figure out a way to save it, and that's the danger of monocultures, the Irish potato blight is another example. That's why organizations like bio-diversity international have piloted programs to give native farmers incentives to grow the less in demand varieties of kin wa so Wilkin will ever wear out. Its welcome it. Sure doesn't look that way. Where it used to be limited to health food stores and vegan rest. Wants can what is showing up on mainstream menus now in place of rice or pasta as part of main entrees as breakfast cereal or even added to soups and salads, hopefully with cooperation among exporters, and researchers conditions will only continue to improve for can was growers in for Ken while itself. Today's episode was written by Elliott and produced by Tyler clang for heart media, and how stuff works for more on this and lots of other nutritive, topics. Visit our home planet has stuff works dot com. Hebron stuff listeners for all you fans of true crime investigations. There's a new podcast from glamour, and how stuff works Marcus Hanna. Devante Abigail, Jeremiah and Sierra were all black children adopted by two white women, Sarah and Jennifer heart. 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"two pencils" Discussed on MyTalk 107.1
"Number two pencil. Studies have shown that have shown that the microbe ever long term. Studies have shown they've studied the studies scientific studies have shown here with their findings are study buddies the perfect coupled Donna and Steve. Did you forget your homework? All I do my homework. I'm going to tell you something about men ever heard of him. And women. Yeah. This according to a new study that was looking into the the behaviors of people in bathrooms bathroom habits. None of it's yacky. Don't even worry about it. All right. Okay. Women are more likely than men to do this in a public bathroom blow their nose. Survey says. It would probably happen at the sink or the mirror. Not wild going to the bathroom. Women are more likely than men to do this in a public bathroom, probably at the sink or mirror not while going to the bathroom brush their teeth brushed their makeup. Oh surprise, you guys aren't getting this. But they're contacts in these things are things you're saying flaws stop things in a public bathroom wash their face. Now think I really wanna get this. Okay. Let's all play together. Men men and women women are more likely than men to do this in a public bathroom, probably at the sink or the mirror. Not while going to the bathroom. Public bathroom is a hint. Answer the phone at the sink warm. The. The sink besides wash your hands that you wouldn't do necessarily while going to the bathroom, but you could if you wanted to absolutely wipe. Many options are love to comb your hair combing here. Let me try this woman. I'm gonna give him one more time women. So think about women and men there are some natural stereotypical differences between women and men women are more likely than men to do this in a public bathroom. You would not be able to do this in a private bathrooms? Chat..
All The New Apple Hardware On The Way
"Iphone ten s iphone ten s max iphone ten are the are stands for something. The new macbook Air New ipod pros apple number two pencil as our friend. Adam Christians and says the new MAC mini. I may be forgetting a couple of things, but it's been a pretty big season for new apple hardware. So I guess where I want to start is. Is there any one thing on that list that excites you does the list as a group excite you or does? None of it. Excite you at all. I think it all excites me Kennedy. It doesn't mean it's not doesn't mean. It's all for me. But it excites me. I mean, the new the new iphones are yet. Another iteration of an already. The product the macbook air, we can talk a lot about you know, whether there should have been refreshed before. But it's refreshed now. That's the point. And it seems to be a surprisingly capable device. The new ipad pros. Yeah. Same thing. An irritation with some improvements. We definitely expected in a few surprises there, and the many I mean we've been waiting for many for a long time. So I think it's a very exciting lineup that you know, some of it may have been overdue. But again, the point sort of is that it's here. Now when you say things like we've been waiting for a mini for a while. Are you speaking like as an apple community? There are some people who have been some people who haven't have you personally been waiting for a new MAC mini. Did you buy one because we'll get to that? But I mean, I mean when when you say we've been waiting for this. And now here it is we're we waiting for it were you waiting for it. Or was it just a, you know, if they're gonna keep one of those on the shelf, they should really dust it off. And maybe, you know, give it a new breadth or something. I think there are a lot of people that were waiting for it. I think that some of the there were devices I use excuse me different things that I used to use my old MAC mini four that I've since transition to other max, so I might have used it a little more in the interim, but having to rethink some of those things now based on the fact that now I have this. This new MAC can run headless. That is a lot more affordable than buying a full-sized. I'm back with you know, the screen because that way you don't have to pay for the screen and obvious things like media servers are just service in general, but does different kinds interfaces storage devices. I mean, there's so many there's so many things that a headless MAC mini, excuse me, a headless MAC, meaning the back many can be used for that. I I think it's an extremely potentially extremely versatile device. And I think has got will generate a lot of interest. Maybe it may not be the switch of. Sheen that once was more. Maybe it is. I mean, that's that's not for me to say because I don't know what a window switcher needs or wants right now. But it it it certainly could be used for that. If that's something that was of interested individual
"two pencils" Discussed on The Bone 102.5
"I and I didn't pay attention. The phase with butcher knife. Needless to say, I was blubbering like a baby in the in the hospital and look over there is little girl. She's just like cool as can be. Hello. Our listening. I hope our I I thought I heard a beaver. I'm sorry. But yeah, I looked over and there's a little girl that's cool as can be. And I'm like what's wrong with her? And she I mean, she has a number two pencil sticking ever face. No, it's true. Man. I was like I was like, okay, I don't feel bad anymore. This this role is more of a trooper than I am who got called back. I you were her. Tell ya. What are you in for nothing? I just got this number two pencils sticking out by what's up. Renee. Welcome. Did you grab a live? Hey, I got a adult toy superglued down there. Super gotta the hospital. Now, I'm sorry. We're gonna dance around this one very carefully because they're things we can and cannot say, John John Salvi, quiet. So now why I'm asking a silly. This is the only question really, I'm asking silly, silly guy. Why was there superglue either down there or on your adult sex toy? It was my boyfriend at the time. It wasn't paying attention and we were doing some home renovations. And so there was a mix up between what was on. No way. No way. Pinkie swear, I think you up and down on the life of all of your children. If you have any I don't have any children. Swearing oprah. I walking that it was the most painful thing I've ever been through my life painful, you believe or now closer. So did what did how did they get an offer out? There was trimming. There was very careful extractions. They could not use any of the stuff. You would usually used it like the. That they would usually used to remove nubrik little and.
"two pencils" Discussed on MyTalk 107.1
"Number two pencil. Studies have shown that have shown that the micro ever. Long term. Studies have shown studied the studies. Frantic studies have shown them here. What their findings are study buddies perfect nerd couple Donna, and Steve we need to speak directly. We need to tell people how we really feel. According to a new survey the average person sugar coats how they feel eleven times a week. It's more than once a day. Yeah. I mean, if I ask you like, hey, how're you doing? I don't I don't need to hear about your back problems. You could just say good. We need to replace the word that I think that what we need to do is. Instead of if we mean, how are you doing? Then we say, hey, how's it going or how you doing? And if not we just replace it with no blog blog. It's an audible sound as you know. I'm not actually interested moving on. Yes. I love it you generally when people want to sugarcoat things if they're trying to avoid offending somebody or you know, not rock the boat. Here are. Ten of the most common ways that we feel like we just can't say what we're thinking. When somebody at work asks you to do something unreasonable project down and dirty. Oh, yeah. We'd like to do. Yeah. That sounds fun. Oh together. Yeah. Sure. Share a room with producer Ryan. Yeah, for sure. Yeah. Definitely won't make for any league reporting situations. Yeah. How about when there's a baby around that won't stop crying. I don't know if that sugar coating or just being courteous. Yeah. Like the baby can't help. It the mom would do people get angry about babies crying stuff like that. Or get tiffy. I mean that is me at my lease patient. I look around when I see a baby crying on a plane. I start looking for people to give that person aside. I so that I can intervene like zero tolerance for anyone who would give mama hard time. And I want to be was guess what you. Yeah. First of all, and you were a frigging baby to you don't wanna deal babies fly private, maybe you need to make more money. So you can fly private. Meanwhile, we're all flying together. Wow. Me. I've never seen you like this. When you get a bad Cup of coffee. Yeah. No. I'm pretty vocal about. Morning coffee. This morning. In office coffee's, not good. Yeah. When your significant other is critical of you in some way. No, we we usually have it have words, right? How about one customer service keeps you on hold for a long time. Sorry about the wait. Oh, that's okay. Oh, never what do you say? Well, if the way has been more than twenty five.
"two pencils" Discussed on 850 WFTL
"Port where I like a number two pencil and you were admitted. The show my grades. They knew they'd sucked. This is like a this is like an upscale Ivy league school with this stuff supposedly was happening. I don't know if if the client that he has is a high school. Friend of cavenaugh or acquaintance or student or a college student. I don't know. But I guess we'll have to wait and. There's another a person that's coming forward. Mark judge who was one of the guys who was Kavanagh's like wing man or something. He was the guy that this Christine Ford is Dr Christine for the first accuser came forward said that Mark judge was in the room with Kavanagh when he jumped on top of her and tried to force himself on her and polar Davis above and that Mark judge jumped on the two of them started laughing. Well, Mark churches will talk about any of this stuff. He's been question. They want to interview there's one anything to do with it. Well, he's got an ex girlfriend. Who says that he told her about this stuff that he told her about Georgetown prep? He's high school classmates having sex with drunken women. So now, you've got an ex girlfriend of smart judge coming forward saying, yeah, he told me about this. He told me they would they would get these girls drunk or drug them. And they would have these these these gang bangs with these with these girls. First of all, what would you say that twin ex-girlfriend, so they are they gonna talk to the expert Amish? She got she got sour grapes. Well, here's the thing that why would anybody who doesn't want to have the spotlight on them be involved in these situations? Why would they come forward? And put themselves in jeopardy their family their job. Once you know, you end up on social media now this woman's had death threats. She's had to move out of her house, Dr Christine moves the three million dollars doing it for the money. It's well, it's you know, it's a it's a political thing will not become a political thing. Hell, yeah. But that what the question is what does that have to do with whether these things happened or not? But like, I always said whether smoke this firemen how many times we've seen it. And did it just seems to get worse and worse and worse in terms of each story that comes up. So when you talk about these things these stories of these women who have been. You know in these situations they sexual assault situation where why they waited thirty years thirty five years it's easy to talk about. And even some of these like this, Debbie Ramirez. Mr. remember, well, yeah, it's three five years ago. But after thinking about it, you know, or maybe you bury some of these memories. If it's I don't know about you. But someone slapped me in the face with..
"two pencils" Discussed on Is Print Dead?
"So got a number to add in a number two pencil in me, of course. So limi- went to a shopping mall in a in a city we hadn't been to before and we were looking for something in that mall specifically. There was something that we forgot. So what did we do? We went to the. The big directory and the big directory was nothing, but a bucket full of printed maps. Right? So we looked at that Nissim fate. They didn't even have a big view. They had just a little tiny view that you really couldn't say. I'm five foot one. I couldn't see the stupid thing. It was way over my head, but I pulled the piece of paper out as were walking along. I, I said, well, I'm using a printed map. How interesting is that? And then I looked at the map carefully and I realized there were coupons on the map. There were, you know, special offers. If you picked up the map, please bring this coupon into the store and we'll give you twenty five percent off of taking advantage of. So I there are times when I do pick up the piece of paper and I prefer that piece of paper will tell you that I recently had fun putting together a piece of idea, right? And and that they have not my favorite thing to do, but I actually find their printed in struck. Actions easier to follow them. The video ones they have up on YouTube. We were putting together a hose reel cart, and it was the same thing. If if you've got a good piece of print that's well designed and well laid out very often, it's more intelligible than say a an attempt to show you via video how to put something together. So I still a fan, I think for me it, it's it's a positional thing in terms of print like, so you know, instructional things a map, you know, those are things that are in print, but I don't think it leads the way like we used to think of print leading the way in the way that we communicate. I think guess what I'm getting at. Yeah, and I agree with that and when and when folks say it will print his growing in Molyneux's love print. I, I really wanna see the stats on that or are we just talking about things that sort of follow in other words maps? And so we, we've got none. Right. So so there there are a number of working stations that that track. The volume of printed paper in. So a lot of the paper manufacturers and they're working stations, do keep wanting teleconference is also fracking these things. I think one of the things that we see is that you have to the first thing have to settle on a definition of what print is to decide whether it's growing or not. Because if he all the box around transactional print, it is clearly a flat in in many places. It's declining. In some segments. It is actually slightly growing in some segments, but in an aggregate. I mean, you'd call it slashing what's segment of print is growing so that there are so Drake, no marketing charitable solicitation. Higher education solicitation, higher education, customer care of an awful lot of that is done in print. A lot of university whose print is their primary communication to the parents and students who come. Because they find a receptive than trying to send an Email. Certainly. I mean, just totally make sense to do it. Otherwise would be almost silly. If you think about the number of private universities as well as public universities. I mean, they're practically on every street corner so that that's a lot of print that's being produced that that didn't use to be produced because the number of universities is greater today than it was ten years ago. So you sort of, you know, if it multiplies the effect out. So there's a lot of print there that that didn't used to be their churches of all denominations have gotten very smart about printed communications to their to their persons. They on a date, they understand that sending an Email newsletter does not have the same effect is sending a printed newsletter through the mail or a flier at the end of the aisle a after service. They knew that when they send it through the mail, they actually get a higher response rates marine gauge -ment so that there are these sort of weird little niche e places. Where where prince really the fact they preference..
"two pencils" Discussed on Good Job, Brain!
"'cause I showed up dressed as a big number two pencil. The yellow and the pink racer on a lot of people were like crazy Crawford dresses and suits and stuff. Maybe more people will like. Just showed up and then go onto the New York Times a picture like your silent room of just all these competitors in a role with their little paper dates, and you just see my big racer head care. Good standard number two. Did you have to take a test to get into it? No. You don't just go. It's not going to be hung out. They don't need to have a weed out. Its own cross really really want to go. It is it is difficult. I described it as I'm on the JV high school swimming team in I'm competing at the Olympics. Yeah. Yeah. That's that's what. I'm good, and you're better than the general population. But I'm I'm not as sometimes under dog pups out. Do. All right. Speaking of tests, I have a quick quiz. No. We talked about Esotique we've talked about Meyers Briggs which were in my quiz in. So I don't ask those questions anymore. No, we're born as you said calling being tested in. So here I have tests that are commonly known by their abbreviations or acronyms short hands. And I'm going to ask you what the full name stance were. No. Example, these come up for for sure. I remember once so mistreatment when trivia we met to Canadian doctors. Yes. Join of where listeners in their in town in there on our team. And then there was the question of what does the end cast opinion. I wrongly we got it wrong. Right. Okay. All right. It's a better story. Yeah. And for this quiz buzzing with your answer, maybe wanna test how healthy your heart is..
"two pencils" Discussed on Inappropriate Earl
"You know a coffin coffeehouse miniature golf you know kiss number two pencil toilet paper everything but new album in paul seems to be like let's put out some years so i'm sure there's like an old mary couple when you see them together now and you know they dress up to guys like in peter so it's kind of like the jewish manute right now let's but they still sell out of us i mean you've worked with people are so good and their show is so good well yeah i mean they do everything humanly possible to distract you from how should he the music i mean you know bombs lasers and i can't believe in all the years you lived here you never hung anything over that fireplace too scared let's show you the fireplace here there's nothing there that good kiss poster all these messages and you don't even show them to me i who's messaging us right now let's see we got jeff my al jeff boston jeff okay you know jeff right a lot of jeff's but he saying hello from boston maha polly's friend polly xfo yeah that long haired jeff verify musician we've got a couple rows battled people say hello oh my god jess on your couch how's that couch feel sticky but will help getting up it's it's twenty years of loads on that couch are you gonna new cowgirl up your game now that you're getting famous while i'm waiting for season three.