Last week at work, the topic of toys from our childhood came up. One toy with many shared fond memories were the AA-powered 4×4 trucks called “Stompers.” Apparently they’re still made, at least according to these enthusiast sites: Here’s a short video of one in action. See if it brings back any memories: […]

Free directory assistance phone number

Maybe I’m the last person on earth to know this, but there are free alternatives to the standard “411” directory assistance phone number. Try 1-800-FREE-411 next time. It gives you an automated system with voice recognition, and actually worked really well for me. If the automated system can’t understand you, you can get a real […]