When I think about making pizza I first consider the taste that I want. Do I want something spicy, like pepperoni, or perhaps something more subdued, like ground beef? Do I want a thick, rich, tomato sauce, or a thin whisper of tomato sauce? Do I want bold herbs and spices? After I decide on […] […]Shrimp Pizza (Extraordinaire) — Toothpick Tales — My Meals are on Wheels
Daily Archives: 11 Aug 2020
Netflix Buys R.L. Stine’s ‘Fear Street’ Trilogy From Disney — Variety
Netflix has bought a trilogy of “Fear Street” movies, based on R.L. Stine’s teen horror series and directed by Leigh Janiak, from Disney. The three completed films were produced at Fox by Chernin Entertainment with the goal of releasing each movie a month apart. Filming began last year in Georgia and they were scheduled for…Netflix Buys R.L. Stine’s ‘Fear Street’ Trilogy From Disney — Variety
The First Tupperware Item Marketed
The first Tupperware item marketed was the seven-ounce bathroom cup in 1945.
The Trunk Of An Elephant
The trunk of an elephant can hold up to two gallons of water.
Neil Young Spends $20,000 to Disengage Website from ‘Corrupt’ Facebook and Google — Variety
If there’s one thing that can be said for Neil Young over the course of his nearly 60-year career, it’s that he stands behind his principles. He once spent hundreds of thousands of dollars recalling an album because he didn’t like the mix (which he’d earlier approved), and just last month he sued Donald Trump’s…Neil Young Spends $20,000 to Disengage Website from ‘Corrupt’ Facebook and Google — Variety
Word of the Day “Codswallop”
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Ben Vereen’s Son Benjamin Vereen Jr., Dead At 55 — Black America Web
Legendary actor Ben Vereen is mourning the death of his son, Benjamin Vereen Jr., reports PEOPLE.com. The Tony-award winning actor released a statement, confirming his son’s death, sharing, “I am sorry to announce my son Benjamin A Vereen Jr., affectionately known as Benji passed away.” Adding, “Thank you to the public for loving my son.”…Ben Vereen’s Son Benjamin Vereen Jr., Dead At 55 — Black America Web
Your Daily Word Prompt – #Interlude – #YDWordPrompt August 11, 2020
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Today’s Word: Interlude
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- an intervening episode, period, space, etc.
- a short dramatic piece, especially of a light or farcical character, formerly introduced between the parts or acts of miracle and morality plays or given as part of other entertainments.
- one of the early English farces or comedies, as those written by John Heywood, which grew out of such pieces.
- any intermediate performance or…
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