Fighting The Funk (click to comment)

Have you ever been in a funk? If you’re not sure, here’s how to tell. – If you find yourself loading your laundry into the dishwasher, you may be in a funk. – If you purchased a cheesecake last night and finished the whole thing in your car, you my friend are in a funk.…

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Hard to Say (click to comment)

  Are there any words you have a hard time saying? How about abstentious and subdermatoglyphic? I’m sure you use them all the time. Be glad you’re not a Biologist. The chemical name for the human protein titin is almost 190,000 letters long. It takes about three and a half hours to pronounce. Don’t worry,…

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Lost in Translation (click to comment)

I enjoy the company of people who were not born in my country. Especially those who don’t speak English as their first language and can’t quite wrap their tongues around strange words, like Antidisestablishmentarianism. My books are translated into many languages and mistranslation can be hilarious. A sign in Delphi, Greece reads: “No introducing animals…

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15 Things That Cheer Me Up (click to comment)

Have you noticed when you’re down that there are some people and events in life that can’t help but put a smile on your face? Have you ever tried to stay discouraged listening to the music in a Mexican restaurant? It’s impossible. You may have walked in humming   “Nobody Knows the Troubles I’ve Seen,”…

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The Hope Factor Quiz (click to comment)

How is your hope meter these days?  Our elite panel of experts here at Laugh Again Laboratories have formulated a quiz to test your HQ, your hope quotient. When reality rattles your cage, will you conquer or cave? Let’s find out. Keep track of your answers. We’ll tally them up at the end. 1: When…

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Hope For a New Year (click to comment)

Do you know what the most common New Years Resolution is? You’ve probably guessed it already. Resolutioners across the globe will most likely commit to losing weight when a new year begins. A friend asked me to hold him accountable in 2013 as he attempted to lose 30 pounds. I told him I’d give him…

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