May 16

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ALASKA APPRECIATION DAY

MIND

William Seward 1801

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http://www.sewardhouse.org/

To most people the name William Henry Seward brings to mind the Secretary of State under Abraham Lincoln and Andrew Johnson. It was during Johnson’s presidency that Seward negotiated the purchase of Alaska from Russia on March 30, 1867 for 7.2 million dollars. At the time this purchase was thought to be a waste of money and was given the nickname of “Seward’s Folly” or “Seward’s ice box”. (The cost was approximately 2 cents per acre). On Jan 3, 1959 Alaska became our 49th state. After Seward retired at the end of the Andrew Johnson administration, a neighbor in Auburn asked Seward what he considered his greatest achievement as Secretary of State. He replied, “The purchase of Alaska, but it will take the country a generation to appreciate it.”

http://sewardhomestead.org/about_seward.html

*Do something that people will ridicule and not appreciate for a generation. Your legacy will have the last laugh. Make plans to travel to Alaska.

BODY

Megan Fox 1986

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https://www.facebook.com/MeganFox/

https://www.megan-fox.com/

Megan does the circuit, 3 times a week and 60 minutes a day. It consists of exercises like crunches, hyperextensions, knee ups, lateral plank, swiss ball exercises to maintain the body stability.

http://healthyceleb.com/megan-fox-workout-routine-diet-plan/2910

*Do the Megan Fox circuit today.

SOUL

Billy Martin 1928

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https://www.mlb.com/news/life-of-billy-martin-is-profiled-in-mlb-network-presents-billy/c-263056128

It was the first of five total hirings and firings for Martin. Steinbrenner was rumored to have been considering hiring him again in 1989 when Martin was killed in a car accident on Christmas Day.

http://content.time.com/time/specials/packages/article/0,28804,2003503_2003501,00.html

*Even if you get fired, leave them wanting to hire you back. When you do leave your job for your dream business, make sure that they will miss you.

MONEY

Liberace 1919

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https://liberace.org/

He had died vainly struggling to keep secret the nature of his illness, and by extension his sexual preference; by the time the last witness left the stand Monday, his privacy had been thoroughly ransacked.

http://articles.latimes.com/1988-08-19/news/vw-762_1_estate-plan

*Your privacy doesn’t have a price tag.

ENTERTAINMENT

Janet Jackson 1966

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https://twitter.com/JanetJackson?ref_src=twsrc%5Egoogle%7Ctwcamp%5Eserp%7Ctwgr%5Eauthor

“Control” (1986) Control

“Got my own mind, I wanna make my own decisions. When it has to do with my life, my life, I wanna be the one in control.”

Translation: Live life by your standards, no one else’s.

https://www.janetjackson.com/

*Live life by your standards and listen to Janet – Ms. Jackson if you’re nasty.

FOOD

Adam Richman 1974 – Dinic’s pork roast pork sandwich

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https://twitter.com/AdamRichman?ref_src=twsrc%5Egoogle%7Ctwcamp%5Eserp%7Ctwgr%5Eauthor

http://www.theadamrichman.com/

ADAM RICHMAN grew up in the food Mecca of New York City and began his love affair with food early on, sampling all of the diverse culinary specialties The Big Apple had to offer. From samosas to sushi, even at a young age, Adam had a desire to taste it all.

http://tommydinics.com/

Its roast pork, extra sharp provolone and then it’s topped with broccolini. It’s just one of the most balanced sandwiches I’ve had. I mean, it’s three ingredients but it’s all about the individual quality of each and the quality of the preparation and the quality of the bread. It’s really how each ingredient works with the next. It’s an extraordinary, extraordinary sandwich.

https://www.shortlist.com/food-drink/five-of-adam-richmans-favourite-meals/64892

http://community.today.com/foodclub/recipe/philly-style-roast-pork-sandwich-1454183491

https://www.travelchannel.com/videos/final-bite-dinics-pork-0188346

*Adam Richman has been all over the world and his favorite sandwich is Dinic’s Roast Pork Sandwich. Make one yourself or if you’re in Philadelphia, get to the Reading Terminal Market and have one.

SNUB – Pierce Brosnan

Review –

  • Your legacy will have the last laugh
  • Megan Fox circuit
  • Make sure your current job will miss you when you’re gone
  • Listen to Janet Jackson
  • Enjoy a Dinic’s pork roast pork sandwich