FOOD SHORTAGE DAY
John Slattery 1962
“I think the moments that are difficult for anybody are when you see what your life could be, if only you had the courage to take the steps needed.”
*What could your life be like? Now have the courage to take the steps needed.
Fidel Castro 1926
When Cuba was hit by food shortages, the average Cuban lost around 10 lbs in weight, causing deaths from heart disease to fall by a third.
*Have your own personal food shortage today. Don’t eat all day, until the Tuscan stew for dinner. Just water and maybe a Cuban cigar for lunch.
James Morrison 1984
‘Because my childhood was impoverished I always felt I was this kid with no voice,’
‘Then, suddenly, I had a voice. A big voice. But overcoming my demons hasn’t been easy. Writing songs is my way of conquering them.’
*Listen to James Morrison and write your own song to conquer any demons.
Annie Oakley 1860
Annie Oakley used her astonishing marksmanship to escape a poor childhood in Ohio and become the first female superstar in what had been a male-dominated profession.
*Use your astonishing talent to become an entrepreneurial superstar.
Alfred Hitchcock 1899 – watch Psycho
Hitchcock financed the movie himself, foregoing his normal salary in exchange for 60 percent ownership of the rights to the film.
*Take a nice long shower and then watch Hitchcock almost win an Oscar in Psycho
Debi Mazar 1964 – Tuscan beef stew with polenta
“My mom turned into a hippie—I’d say that’s where I got my sportiness and my set of balls.”
*You haven’t eaten all day, now enjoy this Tuscan stew while watching Psycho.
SNUB – Ben Hogan 1912
- Take the steps needed for the life you want
- Don’t eat all day
- Listen to James Morrison
- Use your talent to become rich
- Watch Psycho
- Make Tuscan beef stew with polenta