Sean Michaels

We all know who really runs your workplace! Take a minute to say “thanks” to your receptionist today

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Today is Receptionists Day, the day dedicated to recognizing the importance and hard work of receptionists worldwide. You know how important they are: They provide a good first impression to customers, staff and the corporate bigwigs who come to town once in awhile. They keep the day-to-day operations of an organization running smoothly and efficiently. And let’s be honest; if ... Read More »

Sprint and Verizon customers, YOU could be getting $$ back!

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State Attorney General Bob Ferguson says more than 750,000 Sprint and Verizon customers in Washington are eligible for refunds for unauthorized charges on their bills. Customers were being charged for premium text services, like horoscopes or trivia, that they never signed up for. A national lawsuit was settled for $158 million dollars! To see if you’re eligible for part of ... Read More »

Amazing! Do you need glasses? This one picture will tell you!

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I’m not exactly sure how it works, but students at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology have created an image that seems like an optical illusion, but it’s really a vision test. Look at the image above, or better yet, watch this video, from about a foot away on a typical computer screen. If you see Albert Einstein, your eyes are ... Read More »

Wet Nose Wednesdays: Tina, Becky and Button

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  It’s Wet Nose Wednesday and we have one amazing dog and one beautiful cat for your viewing pleasure! Plus, one special guest from our foster program! Tina is a lovely older lady who enjoys relaxing, and eating yummy treats! She has an easy going attitude about life and likes to take things easy. Tina enjoys a leisurely walk around the block, ... Read More »

Want to sleep better? Paint your bedroom blue!

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It makes sense that your mood would be affected by the paint color of the room you’re in when you’re working, or eating, or hanging out with friends. But it turns out that the color of your surroundings affects you when your eyes are closed too — the paint color in your bedroom can determine how well you sleep. According ... Read More »

Taylor Swift’s favorite things: Emojis, “Friends,” cat memes and her own lyrics

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What does Taylor Swift like? Lots of things: The emoji with the big “surprised” eyes. The internet meme of a big fat cat face. Reruns of “Friends.” She reveals more faves in a behind-the-scenes video for an Elle magazine cover shoot, including her favorite lyrics that she’s written — it’s a line from her song “Blank Space:” “My favorite line ... Read More »

Viral Video: Are you one of these 15 types of car radio singers?

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Got a summer road trip on the calendar? Then you’re probably going to be doing some singing along to the radio in the car. Musician Chad Neidt has spent a lot of time on the road, and he’s figured out that there’s more than just one type of person who sings along with the radio. In fact, he’s identified 15 different types ... Read More »