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Wednesday: October 28, 2009

Disney offering refund on Baby Einstein videos that didn't turn children into geniuses.Disney offering refund on Baby Einstein videos that didn't turn children into geniuses.

Turns out that these videos didn't really make a whole lot of difference on a child's intellect by any means. Who would have guessed? Every household is eligible for a $15.99 refund for up to four DVDs.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Silly @ 5:43 PM | Tags (9) | disney | dvds | einstein | genius | intellect | iq | refunds | silly | videos |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 14 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Sunday: June 21, 2009

Einstein photo sells for $74,000 over in New Hampshire.Einstein photo sells for $74,000 over in New Hampshire.

Einstein had nine prints made. He signed the print that was auctioned on Thursday and gave it to journalist Howard K. Smith. In his inscription, Einstein said his gesture was aimed at all of humanity.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Neat @ 10:10 AM | Tags (3) | einstein | photography | auction |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 5 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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