On July 21, 1956, one of the most remarkable races in NASCAR history took place at Soldier Field.
The race, won by rising star Fireball Roberts, was the only NASCAR Cup event held inside the stadium.
From the late 1940s through 1968, weekly series races attracted huge crowds to the stadium.
I am one myself. So I don't carry a credit or debit card. I use cash for anything under $200. All the rest I write checks.
I pay bills with checks. When I go to the store and write a check it's like I am trying rob a bank. They want my drivers license current phone # and address. The guy ahead...
I am a farmer. For the first time ever we had to start fertilizing with sulfur.
It has always been supplied by burning fossil fuel. In the last few years the soil tests started showing a decrees. Last year the corn was hurt by a lack of sulfur.
My uncle lived in an apartment for 5 years. When he moved to a neighborhood of the same name. The apt. people didn't return his deposit, said after 5 years it was not refundable. He started taking his trash to their dumpsters to recoop his deposit. When his daughter was old enough to drive she...
Here are just a few of the things the smartest people in the world knew for a fact.
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Blood letting was the best medical treatment...
This is from https://www.climate.gov/.../climate-change-atmospheric-carbon-dioxide
Based on preliminary analysis, the global average atmospheric carbon dioxide in 2020 was 412.5 parts per million (ppm for short), 412/1000000=.0004 or .04%.
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Well I don't know why everyone has their panties in a wad over this. I am a red meat eater. I also love my veggies. What I cant get is why do they spend all the effort to take plants and veggies and turn them into meat. I am a farmer and cattleman. Let me tell you, my cows are really good at it...
I am a farmer with livestock. The time a clock says matters not to my cows. I go to work 1 hour before daylight every day. Please leave the farmers out of this. The only time I worry about time is when I have to be with people. I would like it tho if the kids didn't get on the school bus in the...
When I am drying corn, I use 800 gal/day.
I locked in at $1.54/ gal for 5500 gal. If I don't use it all I pay$0.05 on the unused.
By the way I have a natural gas well that supplies gas for 3 homes and my farm shop.
The well cant keep the dryer going for more than a few hours.