Connor Threlkeld

Drawing a line in the sand

Know how writing "Will You Marry Me?" in the sand is a classic way to propose? Pretty soon, you may be able to hire a robot to handle the legwork for you. 

Connor Threlkeld

Snow Panda Snow Problems

For some reason, this video of panda bears playing in the snow at the National Zoo has gone viral. 

Connor Threlkeld

Robot party trick

Someday you'll remember a time when you had never seen video of a robot playing beer pong. 

Steven Schretzmann

Every Day is a Training Day – Even Cold Days

Sure, it's cold outside. That doesn't stop me from training.


Six Strategies for Maximizing the Value of a Warehouse Club

Over the holidays, I had a great conversation with several relatives about the compared merits of Sam’s Club and Costco, which eventually turned into a discussion of how to get the most value out of a warehouse club membership. 

Connor Threlkeld

Beauty and the Beast Mode

Gaston, the villain from the movie Beauty and the Beast, was challenged to a push-up contest by a guest at Disney World. 

Steven Schretzmann

I'm Now a Banana-Powered Runner

I've tried bagels, nuts, raisins, trail mix, chocolate milk and protein shakes. Nothing seemed to work as well as a bottle of sugar water.

Connor Threlkeld

Uncorking Cristal with a 50 cal rifle

Though guns and alcohol are a dangerous combination, that doesn't mean this video of a man shooting the cork out of a bottle of champagne should be any less entertaining. 


How to find the Best Thrift Stores in your area

I have had a lot of success buying things at thrift stores, secondhand stores, and consignment shops. Here are just a few examples of things I’ve found.

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