February 2014

Tip of the Day: The Multiplying Effect

by Eubie on February 24, 2014

Well, it’s late in the evening and we still haven’t gotten around to posting a Tip of the Day¬©, so we’re going to take the easy route and just toss up this article about the magic secret that will make you rich. Read it and become wealthy, or stay in the socio-economic class you’re already […]


Tip of the Day: Yellow Is Not Mellow!

by Eubie on February 23, 2014

Fans of the site know that we are fans of the color yellow (tending towards brown). Unfortunately, ‘yellow’ may not be good for you, according to ABC News. We’ve already tossed out a couple of our favorite yellow shirts (hard as it was to part ways). Perhaps you should consider this, too. Oh, and here’s […]


Tip of the Day: Dudespaper

by Eubie on February 22, 2014

Yesterday we mentioned the Coen Brothers’ The Big Lebowski in reference to our tip to strike out to the lanes. As the result of our meticulous research, we’ve uncovered an additional bit of bric-a-brac related to the movie and its protagonist who, strangely enough, was not actually the eponymous Lebowski (he explains it all here, […]


Tip of the Day: Bowl

by Eubie on February 21, 2014

The last few weeks the Independent Film Channel (IFC) has been showing The Big Lebowski (1998). If you are remotely familiar with the movie, you know that bowling is at its center. Having recently watched the film, we were seized with a desire to hear the long rolling sound of ball on hardwood followed by […]

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Tip of the Day: Sleep Better

by Eubie on February 19, 2014

Here are six quick tips, courtesy of this article, to help you get a better night of sleep: 1) Sleep in on the weekends (if you can, that is) 2) Exercise before bed (yes, it’s not bad for your sleep after all) 3) Snuggle up with a pet (apparently your loneliness is keeping you up […]


Tip of the Day: The ‘Seinfeld Strategy’

by Eubie on February 17, 2014

We did not invent procrastination but we certainly have perfected it (much to our chagrin). While putting off other work (such as writing this tip), we happened across this interesting article from Entrepreneur magazine on the ‘Seinfeld Strategy’ for overcoming our tendency to put things off. And, it is sublime in its simplicity: don’t break […]


Tip of the Day: The Joy of Cooking With Miso

by Eubie on February 16, 2014

Miso is a Japanese soybean paste concoction that has many healthy benefits. So why aren’t you using it? Well, maybe it’s because you think it’s a ‘tricky’ ingredient to cook with? Well, according to this article it isn’t. Added bonus: included are a couple of recipes to get you started.


Tip of the Day: Watch This Video!

by Eubie on February 15, 2014

Why? Watch it and find out!


Tip of the Day: (More) Crowdfunding Tips

by Eubie on February 14, 2014

Here’s an interesting article that leads to other interesting articles on how to ‘crowdfund’ your next project. We’ll spare you the rehash and let you read the article on your own, but please let us know if the money rolls in. Then we might be inclined to try some of these tips ourselves!


Tip of the Day: Commemorate UB Day

by Eubie on February 13, 2014

Have we already done this before? Not to worry, we’ll just do it again. Today–February 13th–we Unrepentant Bachelors honor the day the Marquis de Sade started his lengthy prison sentence (in 1777, which grew out of ‘the little girls affair‘). And, while the Marquis was no bachelor (at least for most of his life), he […]