Welcome to… Your Coronavirus Survival Page
April 24, 2020
The Golden Age of Rail
So we’ve all been stuck at home for… well, I’ve lost count. But we’ve got the internet. And the internet is a wonderful thing. It can let us travel without ever leaving the safe confines of our living rooms. For example –> Check out the 12 most beautiful train stations in America.
SGN… the Final Episode (?)
April 23, 2020
What’s for Dinner?
Groceries running low? Looking to try something simple but pretty dang delicious? Check out today’s recipe of the day!
And It’s the SGN Network… episode 3!
April 22, 2020
We’ve all and one. (Or two. Or ten.) Our lucky charms. That rabbit’s foot. Or the lucky coin. Or maybe even your lucky rosary! Whatever it was, when you carried it around it made you feel like you had a little edge. So did you ever wonder, what were some of the lucky charms of famous men throughout history? You won’t believe some of them. (Like whose hair did Teddy Roosevelt carry at all times?) Check them out here.
And Another Episode from the SGN!
April 21, 2020
It’s Arts and Crafts Day!
Sittin’ around with nothing to do? Well head over to that drawer where you keep all those pens and pencils (among other odds and ends) and find yourself the simple materials you’ll need to build your very own … Pencil Catapult! Click here for the blueprint.
And Now Some News from The SGN Network
Keep staying safe and Vivat Jesus!
April 18, 2020
Some Cool Stuff to Do!
Early on in this lock down thing, we came across a video from Larry David (he was one of the creators of “Seinfeld”) who discussed the joys and the opportunity of staying inside. It came with some suggestions of what folks were doing to pass the time. Check it out…
And if you’re stuck in without some certain “essentials” – take a lead from this 93 year-old out-of-the-box thinker below…
Stay safe and Vivat Jesus!
April 17, 2020
Today in History…
Fifty years ago today, something happened that had the country and the world on edge. It even spawned an award winning movie (because these kinds of things usually do). What was it? Find out by clicking here.
But Wait… There’s More!
If you want to see some spectacularly enhanced images from the mystery event… Click here to see them and get the story.
Here’s to American heroes… wherever they are and whatever they do!
April 16, 2020
What’s in Your Pantry?
Stocking up has become a national pastime these days. From toilet paper to cleaning supplies, a lot of shelves are empty. Fortunately, buying food hasn’t been a problem. But if one of your favorite brands should suddenly disappear and you’re wondering whether that last can on the shelf or in your fridge is still OK to eat… wonder no more. Click here to get the truth on expiration dates.
And for Those of You Dying for Some Sports…
April 15, 2020
The Return of the Drive Thru
Life as we know it has changed considerably over the last month or so. And one of the things that’s come back into vogue is the good old stand by… the Drive Through. Today the drive through concept is being applied to things way beyond fast food. But where did the whole drive through idea come from? Find out when you click here…
And people are finding all kinds of ways to entertain themselves while they’re stuck inside. If you’re bored, go get a few pots and a ping pong ball and try the challenge in the first video…
And if you like that, check out the reaction from the little viewer in the video below. You won’t be able to stop laughing! (It might take a second for the videos below to load. Be patient. And be sure to click the video to turn the volume on!)
April 14, 2020
And It’s Back to Our Daily Diversions
We hope you all had a wonderful, blessed and SAFE Easter. But now that Lent is behind us and the Savior has risen, it’s time to get back to the interesting and entertaining stuff. So let’s get started.
Remember Rosie the Riveter?
Sure you do. She was the inspiration of a generation of women in the U.S. But who was the inspiration for Rosie? Click here to meet the real Rosie!
And now for a brief musical interlude from 2 of the movies zaniest brothers…