This alarm clock wakes you up with the smell of cash
SensorWake is a new alarm clock which wakes you up with familiar scents that are delicious, delightful and motivating. There's the “Continental breakfast,” which smells like an espresso and hot croissant, the “Candy Rush” (peach and strawberry ...
Big Bird Puppeteer Caroll Spinney Chirps About Life on the Street and Couch ...
Mr. Carroll was midway through a story about a dispute he had with an ad man concerning an Oscar the Grouch alarm clock—Mr. Spinney wanted it to say “Rotten day,” the executive wanted it to say “Grouchy day”—when the rain clouds overhead opened up on ...
April 30, 2015
Leap second: Here's why June 30 will be 1 second longer
To avoid the leap second issue, Google gradually adds a couple of milliseconds to its servers' clocks throughout the day when a leap second is to occur — just enough to stave off disaster by the end of the day but not enough to trip any alarm bells ...
Movies reviewed in brief: "I Am Big Bird,” "The Surface,” "Where Hope Grows”
“Sesame Street's” Big Bird is a children's character as well known as Mickey Mouse. And certainly better loved. You can sense trouble brewing when the film begins with the unforgivable cliché of a bedroom alarm clock. That's a bad way to start a ...
May 14, 2015
Radio host jabs de Blasio's tardiness at police luncheon
The Post gave Mayor de Blasio an alarm clock last year after he was late to a string of events. Photo: Gregory P. Mango. NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton has the “second largest” job in the city, joked WOR radio host Mark Simone at last week's Police ...
Audit critical of ousted White Plains DPW head
WHITE PLAINS – Deputy Commissioner Rick Hope has been named as acting commissioner of the city's public works department after longtime DPW Commissioner Joseph "Bud" Nicoletti was fired by the Common Council Wednesday night. Mayor Thomas ...
May 28, 2015
Fitness In Middle Age Linked To Healthier Brain In Later Years
By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) - People who have better aerobic fitness in middle age may ward off decreases in brain volume later in life, potentially preserving memory and other functions, a U.S. study suggests. "The current findings suggest that ...
May 29, 2015
Big Bird Puppeteer Caroll Spinney Chirps About Life on the Street and Couch Surfing
Mr. Carroll was midway through a story about a dispute he had with an ad man concerning an Oscar the Grouch alarm ... on Sesame Street. Does one stick out in your mind as your favorite? What about least favorite, was anyone a diva to Big Bird?
April 30, 2015
Want your spouse to start exercising? You should start, too.
BALTIMORE, Md. — Having a workout buddy to cheer you on is a well-known prescription for success. Even better is if that buddy is your spouse. New research shows if you improve your workout regimen, your loved one may be more likely to do the same ...
Beware a clock that runs on fear and hysteria
Yet who’s to argue with prize-winning scientists with more letters after their names than a Sesame ... Kuta street corner promised they would last a long time. But the purchases proved more reliable than some timepieces. Take the Doomsday Clock, designed ...
January 25, 2015
Macklemore raps parody of ‘Thrift Shop’ on Sesame Street
Seattle rapper Macklemore stopped by Sesame Street to debut his new rap song with Oscar the Grouch. KIRO - Seattle Seattle rapper Macklemore stopped by Sesame Street to debut his new rap song with Oscar the Grouch. Macklemore and Oscar the Grouch rapped to ...
January 13, 2015
Ekka showbag guide: $25 and over
Sesame Street Showbag Sesame Street Backpack x 1; Sesame Street Canvas x 1; Sesame Street Elmo Comforter x 1; Sesame Street Toothbrush x 1; Sesame Street Glo Stickers x 1; Sesame Street Alarm Clock x 1; Sesame Street Playball x 1. Sesame Street Elmo No.1 ...
August 4, 2014
Sesame Street’ tackles ‘True Blood,’ minus the sex, blood and vampires
However, there is a piece of True Blood-related content that’s actually worthwhile- Sesame Street’s parody of the show, which appeared Monday. Sesame, which in the last couple of years has created parodies of such non-kids shows as Mad Men and Sons of ...
June 24, 2014
Bacon Alarm Clock Means Bacon Has Finally Conquered The Universe
Now you can be assured that bacon will be in your dreams. Or at least interrupting them. Wakey-wakey to the bacon alarm clock. It was inevitable. Oscar Mayer cooked up a gizmo to convert your smartphone into a fragrant frying pan of sizzling you-know-what.
March 5, 2014