Oct 4, 2015

Darkening Disappearing Moon

Genesis1:16  And God made the two great lights—the greater light to rule the day and the lesser light to rule the night...

There is nothing like an eclipse of the moon to get scientists revved up with explanations. But man and his mathematicians don't know everything about the universe. Despite finding water on Mars, NASA sa.ys it still doesn't know if life exists beyond earth. And Wikipedia says the size of the universe is unknown and may be infinite. When I was filming the eclipse this week, it was hard not to sense something Biblical about it

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Dangerous bird with dagger beak

Striking quickly with their sharp bills, these pterodacytyl-like monsters have no natural predators and can even cause serious injury to humans. Great blue heron chicks are often aggressive toward each other and some are pushed out of the nest.--Seattle Audubon Society.

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Sep 21, 2015

Be careful of hotel room real estate seminars!

In the past, there have been Wisconsin consumers sorry they attended get-rich-quick real estate seminars in hotels. Two things to keep in mind: out-of-town businesses that operate in hotels eventually leave town.  And if real estate deals are so profitable  why aren't these experts taking their own advice rather than trying to sell it to you?

Why You Can’t Trust the Advice You Get from Social Security


Oh deer!

Sometimes you see a lot of deer along the Rock River in Janesville. If you are very lucky, you will see them swimming. If you have hostas, they will visit your backyard and leave you with nubs. Or deer may suddenly appear at your backyard cook out, and then gallop off. I've seen groups of them come up from the river at the western edge of Lustig park, jump the fence at the Wisconsin School for the Blind and then race around residential areas in the middle of the street. The ones you will see in this video were filmed at Lustig before they jumped the fence.

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Yes, Owners Of Recalled Volkswagens Can File Deceptive Marketing Complaints With The FTC


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Sep 13, 2015

Desert so hostile that man has yet to set foot on it

The beautiful Sand Barrens of the Lower Wisconsin River with its cactus and lizards are called the Wisconsin Desert, but the hostile desert Glen Loyd takes us to this week seems devoid of life.

Don’t Pay A Telemarketer $500 Up Front For A Discount Travel Club Membership


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For-Profit Colleges Lead The Way On Loan Defaults


Salmonella Outbreak In Minnesota Linked To At Least 17 Chipotle Restaurants


Spotting the Signs of Food Poisoning

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State AGs And Former RadioShack Reach Unredeemed Gift Card Settlement

Another reason not to buy gift cards! My advice is never every buy gift cards!

Sony: You Actually Shouldn’t Use Waterproof Xperia Phones Underwater


Turns out that some MRIs can hurt you. Especially if you have 17 of them

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2 Ways to Turn Your Phone Into a Pro-Quality Camera

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Sep 7, 2015

Is it a new census form -- or a scam?


Walleye, Northern Pike and Family Fun

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Just up river from my Studio in Janesville is the It's a Keeper Bait Shop, a fun place if you're hankering to catch a fish or hungry. Children are welcome and appreciated.

Trump University Was A Scam, Say Former Students


NY Ethics Board Drops Trump Complaint About Attorney General

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8 Car Repair Mistakes That Can Cost You

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Consumer Interest In electronic Wearables Fading Fast


Almost None of the Women in the Ashley Madison Database Ever Used the Site [Updated]


Meijer investigated in Wisconsin for pricing too low


Fake Boss Wire Transfer Scammers Have Now Stolen $1.2 Billion From Companies


Why you shouldn't let your gas tank drop below 1/4 tank

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5 First-Time Homebuyer Mistakes To Avoid


Bird migration starts in Southern Wisconsin

Last night in V formation, hundreds of Canadian Geese flew over the Rock River in Janesville, honking and crying, while getting in shape for a long journey. Other birds are itching to go, too. (In this video I mentioned that the Weather Channel wanted to feature my recent purple martin video, but they ended up not using it.)

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