Click here to sign up for our daily email. You're using the wrong oil The thickness—or viscosity—of an oil is hugely important to how effectively it does its job, and your engine was designed around a specific viscosity.
You're not slowing down for speed bumps or potholes This will absolutely destroy the life of your shocks and can lead to other damage to the car's undercarriage. You're not fixing the small things A small mechanical issue can—and will—inevitably lead to a much larger one. You're defrosting an icy windshield with hot water If you don't know what happens when you pour hot water on ice cold glass, allow me to inform you: it breaks.
The New Smoke. See You Later Alligator 5. The Wanderer 6. He Ain't Got No Home 7. Ain't It A Shame 8. Summertime Blues 9. Blueberry Hill Little Darlin' Giddy Up A Ding Dong Suzie Q Jailhouse Rock Crazy Arms Brand New Cadillac Bobby Charles CD.
Street People 2. Long Face 3. Save Me Jesus 5. All the Money 6. Small Town Talk 7. Let Yourself Go 8. Grow Too Old 9. I'm That Way Tennessee Blues Homemade Songs Bonus Track. Tracks of Disc 1 1. Later Alligator 2. Hey Good Lookin' 4. Why Did You Leave 5. Watch It Sprocket 7.
Time Will Tell 8. Take It Easy, Greasy 9. Laura Lee No Use Knocking LonelyStreet Mr Moon I'm aFool to Care I'll Turn Square for You You Can SuitYourself Good Lovin' Your Picture Tracks of Disc 2 1. Since She's Gone 2. At the Jamboree 3. Since I Lost You 4. Yeah 5. What Can I Do 6. The Town Is Talking 7. Bye Bye Baby 8. Those Eyes 9. WhataParty NothingAs Sweet As You Tell Me Baby I'd Like to Know Lovesick Blues John Fred - Good Lovin' Fats Domino - Walking to New Orleans Fats Domino - It Keeps Raining Clarence 'Frogman' Henry - on Bended Knees We Were First!
Save for Later. Hippy Hippy Shake 2. Rock and Roll Music 3. Seven Nights to Rock 4. Haunted House 5. Farmer John 6. The Twist 7. Carol 8. Lucky Lips 9. Shirley Three Stars Roll over Beethoven My Boy Lollipop Hello Mary Lou Slow Down Bye Bye Johnny Boys Tracks of Disc 2 1. All Shook up 2. Sweet Little Sixteen 3. Dizzy Miss Lizzy 6. Corrina, Corrina 8. Brown Eyed Handsome Man 9. One Night Jambalaya Shake, Rattle and Roll Bad Boy Around and Around Baby Hully Gully Sheila 2.
Do the Bop 3. Such a Night 4. Love Potion Number Nine 5. Loving 6. Razzle Dazzle 9. Judy Fever I Almost Lost My Mind Money Louie, Louie Rock Around the Clock 2. Flip, Flop and Fly 7. Money Honey 8. Cry, Cry, Cry 9. Fannie Mae Just a Little Bit Shout Release Me She Said Yeah Matchbox Tracks of Disc 5 1.
Blue Moon of Kentucky 3. Rama Lama Ding Dong 4. All My Love 5. Over and over 8. Mona 9. Little Queenie Blue Moon Down the Road Apiece I Want to Be Loved Oh My Soul 3. What a Difference a Day Made 4. Not Fade Away 5. Are You Lonesome Tonight 6. Goody Goody 7. The Green Door 8. Just Walking in the Rain Singing the Blues Skinnie Minnie Red Sails in the Sunset I Gotta Know Honest I Do Words of Love Tracks of Disc 7 1. Little Red Rooster 3. I Get a Kick out of You 4.
Blue Eyes Crying in the Rain 6. Sixteen Tons 7. Riders in the Sky 8. Tennessee Waltz 9. Pretend When My Dreamboat Comes Home Rip It up When My Blue Moon Turns Love in Vain Day Dah Light 2. My Baby Just Cares for Me 4. Smoke Gets in Your Eyes 5. Route 66 6. Cotton Eyed Joe 7.
Love Letters in the Sand 8. This Ole House 9. Unchained Melody In the Middle of an Island My Happiness Mona Lisa Zip a Dee Doo Dah Ida Red Rising Sun Blues 2.
The Wreck of the Sloop John B. Tom Dooley 4. My Blue Heaven 5. Kisses Sweeter Than Wine 7. Cindy Oh Cindy 8. Aura Lee Putting on the Style I Wanna Be Loved by You Carolina Moon Do you accessorize with jewelry? Have you had any heirloom jewelry passed down through the generations? Hopefully, yours was not cursed?
And other times, I wear almost none. My granddaughters will be receiving all of my jewelry when I pass. Red leaf lettuce, kale, spinach, endive, cucumbers, celery, apples and pears, walnuts, and sharp cheese. When a person says their ready any time you are but than you have to sit and wait an hour for them. I putter around the house then shower and dress for the day.
Why ruin nice clothes? Tender, haunting, brilliant. I got a woman with plenty of money She got the money and I got the honey Called my baby late last night She told me daddy everything was all right.
She got the money and I got the honey She got the money and I got the honey She got the money and I got the honey. Believe me when I tell you I will try to understand Believe me when I tell you I could never kill a man. The bond has been broken The promise you gave The words that were spoken I can not be your slave. But to know that the trust you had in me is gone Hurts me, little darling Through the nighttime through the dawn.
I dreamed just last night you were there by my side Your sweet loving tenderness Easing my pride. The practice of paying tribute to distinguished public servants by having them lie in state at the Capitol dates to and is among the rarest of posthumous tributes for government officials in the United States. Eithne Padragin Ni Bhraonain aka Enya was born May 17, is an Irish singer, songwriter, record producer and musician.
Portrait Out of the Blue is my choice for meditation. Halloween decorations inside are up. Yup, I got my creepy on and it feels so good looking around seeing the witches, Igor, the talking books that move, the spider webs and all the spiders. A couple from Denmark stayed with me in September while Vic was working in Virginia.
My house was decorated like it is now. The woman asked if the room they booked was decorated like this. Nelson—Blenheim notional railway. A road that was officially considered to be a railway by the New Zealand Government for 22 years.
New Zealand State Highway A road in Timaru , New Zealand, that is designated a highway despite being only metres long. Sandy Island, New Caledonia. With a full name consisting of 85 characters, this hill may be the longest place name in the world. A forested area in New Zealand that is also a legal person see below. Burned house horizon.
The horizon which consumed cultures in the Balkans and around the Black Sea. Count of St. The original Tommy Wiseau , an eighteenth century polymath who made a number of contradictory claims about his origins, including that he was years old.
People have also claimed he is an important theosophical figure who many have claimed to have met years after his supposed death in Crocker Land Expedition. An expedition to a non-existent island created to swindle a businessman. Dancing Plague of In around people took to dancing for days without rest, and, over the period of about one month, some of those affected died of heart attack, stroke, or exhaustion. Daughter of Emperor Xiaoming of Northern Wei.
A female monarch existed in Chinese history before Wu Zetian? Defenestrations of Prague. A Frenchman who was so successful in convincing 18th-century Britain he was a Taiwanese man, that he wrote an elaborate and blatantly fictitious history of the island. Believing oneself to be made of glass was quite in vogue among Renaissance-era European nobility. Great Molasses Flood. A storage tank burst and flooded the streets of Boston with a foot 7. The world's first drinking game.
Care to play? All you need is a bronze "lamp stand" with a tiny statuette on top and some wine. London Beer Flood. When the people of Brussels protested against their rulers by building satirical and pornographic snowmen. Mutiny on the Bounty.
The true story starting with a stern captain and a lustful crew on a Royal Navy ship and ending with the British-Polynesian Seventh-day Adventist culture of the Pitcairn Islands. Plenty of drama in-between.
Norwegian butter crisis. A massive inflation of butter prices caused illegal smuggling and an "emergency appeal" from a Danish television show. Pepsi Fruit Juice Flood. A PepsiCo warehouse collapse flooded the streets of Russia with an assortment of juices. The Protocols of the Elders of Zion. He became the last Emperor of China at the age of two and died as an ordinary citizen, ending 2, years of dynastic rule in China.
In his twilight years, he also did community theater. Sacred Band of Thebes. One of the most lethal wars in history centers around a Chinese man claiming to be the brother of Jesus Christ. An unidentified man who achieved widespread recognition after standing in front, and blocking the procession of a column of tanks, the morning after the bloody suppression of the Tiananmen Square protests. Weather Station Kurt.
That time when the Nazis landed in North America. Zero has a negative flavor in the worlds of computing , experimental science and statistical mechanics. The real number of the beast?
Bertrand's postulate. The Complexity of Songs. A treatise on the computational complexity of songs by venerable computer scientist Donald Knuth.
Don't take it shopping. Not very friendly with the frugal number either. A number so large that the observable universe is not big enough to write it in full in decimal notation. And that is a gross understatement. Hilbert's paradox of the Grand Hotel. A fully occupied hotel cannot accommodate any more guests.
Or can it? Or, once it can, can it not? Illumination Problem. Infinite monkey theorem. An infinite number of monkeys typing on an infinite number of typewriters will almost surely produce all possible written texts. Interesting number paradox. Legendre's constant. Look-and-say sequence. Mathematical fallacy. Complex numbers are all fun and games until someone loses an i. That's when things get real. The counter-intuitive way to prevail when playing Let's Make a Deal. Nothing-up-my-sleeve number.
One, four, seventeen, twenty-four Minkowski's question mark function. A function with an unusual notation and possessing unusual fractal properties. Schizophrenic number. A mathematical coincidence , the sequence "" appears a mere digits into the decimal expansion of pi. Never tell a Numberphile that a number is uninteresting. Sometimes found in conjunction with triskaidekaphobia see below in East Asian cultures. More prevalent in Japan, where 49 is associated with "suffering until death". No, it's not related to the Code of Hammurabi.
No, it's not always considered unlucky. Yes, space exploration has been touched by it. In Java , the thirteenth month of the year. Will Rogers phenomenon. Also known as the Will Rogers paradox.
An ordinal number popular in computing and related cultures. She followed her parents in the business of selling people Greenwich Mean Time. A fictional Christmas-Hanukkah hybrid, popularized by the television show The O. December Holiday celebrated by the Costanza family on the television show Seinfeld , since appropriated by many. International Talk Like a Pirate Day. Shiver my timbers a-harrr! List of non-standard dates. Including, among other things, January 0 , February 30 , and May The Avogadro constant is celebrated on October 23rd starting at exactly am.
Phantom time hypothesis. Therefore, it is now rather than Any date when the day and month are both the square root of the last two digits of the year the next being 5th May Swatch Internet Time. Don't forget to bring a towel , terrible or otherwise.
A word created as an alternative name for all the holidays at the end of a calendar year. It came to prominence after Birmingham City Council the English city used it in A possible computing problem in the 's that may occur when the 21st century and 3rd millennium has arisen. The computing problem that will arise due to the Unix time representation used in many computers. The collective name for all potential software bugs that will emerge as the need to express years with five digits arises.
Was there a year between 1 BC and AD 1? A Book from the Sky. A must-see for connoisseurs of gibberish. Antiqua—Fraktur dispute. A dispute over which typeface was more "German". At first, the Nazis were for Fraktur Buffalo buffalo Buffalo buffalo buffalo buffalo Buffalo buffalo. A meaningful, grammatical construction that has inspired linguists to talk about bullying amongst Western New York's bison population.
Colorless green ideas sleep furiously. A sentence contrived by Noam Chomsky to demonstrate that a sentence can be grammatical yet nonsensical. Controversies about the word niggardly.
The secret language of identical twins, also called idioglossia. Disambiguation disambiguation. For when you're really not sure what you mean. A nonexistent English word, supposedly meaning " density ", which was listed in the second edition of Webster's New International Dictionary from to A usually good-natured African American ritual in which two competitors, usually male, exchange trash-talk until one has no comeback.
Cryptic echoes from the days of hot metal typesetting. Faggin—Nazzi alphabet. That's its real name. What did you think it was about? Deliberately misleading, irrelevant or false information meant to suggest conspiracy. A popular word among Discordians. As good an argument as any for English-language spelling reform. A dash between communism and independence. Inherently funny word. Some influential comedians have long regarded certain words in the English language as humorous because of their sound or resemblance to other words.
Poodle , wankel , ni Intentionally blank page. James while John had had had had had had had had had had had a better effect on the teacher. Repetition gone wrong. The delicious-sounding ethnolect prevalent in multi-ethnic Oslo. List of English words containing Q not followed by U. Lion-Eating Poet in the Stone Den. A character poem written in Classical Chinese, in which every syllable has the sound "shi" in different tones when read in modern Mandarin Chinese.
List of common false etymologies of English words. Believe it or not, " crap " did not originate from Thomas Crapper. List of ethnic slurs. List of English words without rhymes. List of proposed etymologies of OK. Longest word in English. Floccinaucinihilipilification , supercalifragilisticexpialidocious and other contenders. The Guinness World Record holder for the "most succinct word". Ancient spirals of undeciphered hieroglyphs.
All Steve Miller 's fault. Response to sneezing. Robert Shields. A type of slang used to identify an individual with a very specific region, usually with accompanied value judgments. Also, a funny word. Spelling of Shakespeare's name.
That that is is that that is not is not is that it it is. Thinking about the immortality of the crab. A colorful Spanish idiom for daydreaming ; try using this one if your teacher notices you becoming inattentive in class. Time flies like an arrow; fruit flies like a banana. Another example of syntactic ambiguity. Tiles found embedded in asphalt , usually sporting cryptic messages. Unknown unknown. An undeciphered illustrated book written six hundred or so years ago by an anonymous author using an unidentified alphabet.
Adolf Lu Hitler Marak. This Indian politician does not dispraise his parents' questionable name choice. Amandagamani Abhaya of Anuradhapura. A Brazilian footballer with a socially problematic last name. An unforgettable newspaper headline once declared "Fucks Off to Benfica ".
Cesar Chavez. Cox—Zucker machine. An officials' association in pre-war Vienna , Austria , of a shipping company for transporting passengers and cargo on the Danube. A Slovenian -born Italian basketball player with another socially problematic last name.
Hubert Blaine Wolfeschlegelsteinhausenbergerdorff Sr. American society leader, philanthropist, patron and collector of the arts, and one of the most respected women in Texas during the 20th century. This French astronaut's name is so hard to pronounce to the Americans that he was nicknamed "Billy Bob". A former New York Times reporter whose middle name is the number eight. And you thought Harry S. Truman had a exceptional middle name Being good enough, this guy invented random access memory and the lithium-ion battery.
Leone Sextus Tollemache. List of examples of Stigler's law. List of people with reduplicated names. Mansfield Smith-Cumming. The first head of MI6 , whose name became appropriate as he promoted the use of semen as invisible ink. Metta World Peace. A committee in Iceland that determines whether a name is suitable for integration into the Icelandic language.
Apparently voted yes about themselves. Naming law in Sweden. An odd Swedish law regulating children's names, which has led to disgruntled parents submitting names such as Brfxxccxxmnpcccclllmmnprxvclmnckssqlbb , A , and Metallica. Public Universal Friend. An 18th century quaker who died, and was then revived, becoming an evangelist, gaining this unusual name, and becoming one of the earliest instances in history of a person claiming to be without gender.
A warning to us all about taking double-barrelled surnames too far And that's the short title of this German beef labelling law. Roger Fuckebythenavele. A Confederate general during the American Civil War.
Thursday October Christian I. The son of Fletcher Christian , leader of the mutiny on the Bounty. Despite not being Japanese or a sperm whale , he has control over the global diamond industry. Can ancient pottery be used to play back recorded voices from the distant past? Buttered toast phenomenon. Buttered cat paradox. Russian girl who claims to have X-ray vision.
Drake's Plate of Brass. A forgery -related practical joke that went horribly awry. A taxon species, genus, family, etc. Further research is needed. Today, the only vehicles that offer a bench are full-size pickup trucks, and typically you only see those on the cheap trims. Your car still has an antenna. Multiple antennae, actually; One for radio reception, a separate one for satellite reception and sometimes a third for GPS reception. Thanks to the fact that we understand a lot more about aerodynamics, antennas are sleek, surface mounted, or embedded in the glass.
Power antennas came into fashion when hoodlums were snapping off mast antennas to use as weapons or just to ruin your day. From the day they were invented until they disappeared in the s, power antennae worked pretty much the same way: they had a noisy motor mounted in the fender, and the mast would collapse into itself until it hid away inside the fender.
They were great if you happened to live somewhere where the temperature was about 72 degrees all year long. If you lived where it snowed, you could count on replacing them every three or four years. We were smoking. A lot. Ashtrays were mounted to the doors, to the dash, to the seatbacks and the rear armrests.
Today, some manufacturers will sell you a custom ashtray intended to slot into one of the cupholder holes.
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