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**Eid Mubarak!**

Day of July 17th 2015

  • There are 40 Snapple flavors/products (excluding the line of water bottles).
  • AJ+ is a project by Aljazeera Media Group aimed at a younger audience on social media platforms and mobile devices.
  • The annual Perseid’s meteor shower is calculated (this year 2015) to peak on Tuesday, August 11th.
  • Saratoga Springs is just about 35 miles from Albany; almost a 45 minute drive.
  • Eid-Al Fitr is a one day holiday, but a three day celebration.

Sources:

  • Counted!
    http://www.snapple.com/products
  • I kept seeing their posts on Facebook, and became curious about the legitimacy of their short news clips. Website below:
    http://www.ajplus.net/
  • Google search: “Perseid’s meteor shower 2015
  • Doing research for another trip!
  • Inquired specifically about this while speaking to friends with Muslim backgrounds.

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LED Day – 191

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Day of April 15th 2015

  • Mayo Clinic is a well respected, premier, non-profit health care organization with 70 satellite institutions (hospitals and clinics) across the United States.
  • Birthing twins is a phenomena which occurs when a woman ovulates two eggs simultaneously. This is trait typically genetic/hereditary, but can occasionally occur as an anomaly.
  • The Smorgasburg Brooklyn Food Market is hosting an evening food festival in Central Park. The event is on Friday, July 31st; tickets go on sale May 1st. (Facebook event information in source)
  • There is a comprehensive list of STD’s on: http://beforeplay.org/stds
  • The Queens Night Market is a planned farmers/crafts market to take place every Saturday evening/night between April and October in Flushing Meadow Park. (By the Hall of Science)

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Day of March 23rd 2015

  • Carmine is a deep reddish color.
  • The Iowa Caucus is the first major “test” a candidate’s message is subjected to. The idea behind the Iowa Caucus is that if a candidate is well received in Iowa, he/she has a chance at real competition in the election.
  • Shabdkosh.com is a English to Hindi (and vice-versa) online dictionary.
  • Hinge is a dating app with a focus on extended friend networks and relationships. (i.e: Hinge is for relationships in the way Tinder is for hookups.)
  • Studio Ghibli is a animation firm based in Tokyo. The company’s art production style is now unique and globally recognized.

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LED Day – 183

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Day of March 22nd 2015

  • Crabtrees restaurant in Floral Park has really bad french fries.
  • March 20th is the Spring Equinox and first day of Spring.
  • Cicutoxin is a natural poisonous alcohol found in various plants.
  • “Swatting” is the practice of making anonymous false alarm 911 calls on players of online video games. The anonymous tip offs are usually reporting a violent crime which results in the deployment of a S.W.A.T team to the “offender’s” address.
  • Arm-span is the distance between the tips of an individual’s fingertips. This is also known as wingspan.

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LED Day – 180

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Day of March 14th 2015

  • Ellen Pao became interim Chief Executive of Reddit in November 2014; she is also a lawyer.
  • VAIO is no longer owned by Sony; the company is challenging Sony’s Xperia brand by producing its own VAIO smartphone.
  • The Hecht-Calandra Act was passed in 1971; it allows for the administration of an exam to determine acceptances into New York City’s 8 specialized high schools. (Fiorello H. LaGuardia uses an audition process.)
  • The Equalify team is planning to release a Pro version of their equalizer. The most recent update to Spotify doesn’t work with the existing Equalify installation.
  • The For Dummies series of books is published by Jon Wiley & Sons. The first entry in the series was DOS For Dummies in 1991.

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LED Day – 178

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Day of March 2nd 2015

  • Frieza is getting a new form in a new DragonBall Z revival series! (Legit)
  • Skid Row is a neighborhood in downtown Los Angeles. The town is known for its large homeless population and others on margins of society (alcoholics, drug addicts, etc)
  • Caucasian Shepherd Dogs are a breed of dog often trained for security purposes due to their size, strong build, loyalty and ferocity.
  • There is a theory stating that the disorder known as ADHD, is actually just a social construct which describes attention related behaviors which don’t fit social norms.
  • http://www.rrrather.com is a site which hosts the game “Would you rather…”.

Sources:

  • Found this on Facebook!
    http://www.saiyanisland.com/2015/03/dragon-ball-z-revival-of-f-friezas-new-form-reveled-for-2015-movie/
  • Watched a video of police brutality (which took place in Skid Row) that has gone viral on Facebook; looked up the location afterwards.
  • A friend of mine sent a picture of a Caucasian Shepherd Dog to me; I asked what breed of dog I was looking at.
  • A friend of mine mentioned this theory to me. In the brief time I spent researching the issue, I came to the conclusion that this theory lacks credibility.
  • Facebook never fails to link to an excellent way to waste time.

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Day of January 27th 2015

  • Midol is a brand of ibuprofen.
  • Tanha means lonely or alone in several South Asian languages/dialects.
  • The Latin word for tongue is lingua.
  • The MV82 title registration form from the NYS DMV, has to be filled out by both seller and buyer when privately transferring a vehicle.
  • Pro Line Archery club in Ozone Park offers two hour sessions (including introductory lessons and equipment rentals) for $20 per person.
  • http://www.downdetector.com provides real time updates on the status of websites and live servers.

Sources:

  • A friend of mine was talking about basic pain medication and I looked it up.
  • Learning about her name! Hello T 
  • Wikipedia broke down the word cunnilingus into its root parts.
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cunnilingus
  • Schemecity.
  • She put me on:
    http://prolinearchery.com/
  • Facebook bugged out and I wanted to see if it was only me.

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