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Monkey See

November 8, 2008 No Comments

Monkey See How in the world do you...? Fill in the blank with practically anything. Wouldn't it be great if someone would actually SHOW you how to perform tasks that you would like to learn? Well, if you live next door to a genius, you already have your solution. Just watch him or her do their thing. But for ... continue reading...

Steve Ballmer’s Five Most Embarrassing Videos of All Time

July 2, 2008 No Comments

Steve Ballmer’s Five Most Embarrassing Videos of All Time Microsoft was turned into one of the largest businesses in the world by a ruthless genius named Bill Gates. Gates just announced his retirement from the day-to-day business of managing Microsoft. In his place, the mega-corporation is now under the contr... continue reading...

Neil Young Announces His “Newest” Realease

May 9, 2008 No Comments

Neil Young Announces His “Newest” Realease Neil Young. How privileged every generation is that has experienced him. I hate to write anything about him, because i have featured him innumerable times in selecting FamilyFirst sites over the many years that i have been doing this gig. But I was just made aware of t... continue reading...

Van Morrison – Wikipedia

March 23, 2008 1 Comment

Van Morrison – Wikipedia The first Van Morrison song I heard was probably Brown Eyed Girl. It was catchy enough, but it really didn't capture the nearly unimaginable genius of its creator. No, to do that, you really need to listen to a number of this artist's albums to get a sense of the genius that hides behin... continue reading...

Eric Burdon

September 9, 2006 1 Comment

Eric Burdon It's amazing how many FamilyFirst picks are (a) musical in nature and (b) influenced by what I happen to be listening to at the time. Today, driving home from work, I was blasting a best-of by The Animals. As I listened to the music, it struck me as amazing that the incredible bluesy rock and roll... continue reading...

Tesla, Master of Lightning

July 16, 2006 No Comments

Tesla, Master of Lightning He was one of the most brilliant, if not misunderstood, minds that science has ever known. His name was Nikola Tesla. He was known as the Master of Lightning. Tesla was born in the Baltics in 1856. A prodigy who could perform calculus in his head, he soon immersed himself in studies ... continue reading...

Jr. Series by Curiosoft

May 20, 2005 No Comments

Jr. Series by Curiosoft In today's society, respect is a cultural value that seems to be slipping. Many of the people that in the past that were held in esteem now seem to be relegated to nothing roles in society. There are many reasons for that, but that is not the subject of our Family First Site today. How... continue reading...

The Chaplin Society

February 20, 2002 2 Comments

The Chaplin Society He is considered one of the greatest comic geniuses of all times. His career transcended the early days of silent movies to the talkies that are commonplace today. In his later life, his political views overshadowed his entertainment, but he is still remembered as one of the great movie... continue reading...

Pyramids: The Inside Story

November 29, 2001 No Comments

Pyramids: The Inside Story Halloween, which has just passed just a short month ago, brought back memories of old time movie monsters. There was Frankenstein, the Wolf Man, Dracula, the Invisible Man and the Mummy. The last character was interesting, because of the contemporary interest in Egypt and the tomb... continue reading...

The Chaplin Society

January 15, 2000 No Comments

The Chaplin Society He is considered one of the greatest comic geniuses of all times. His career transcended the early days of silent movies to the talkies that are commonplace today. In his later life, his political views overshadowed his entertainment, but he is still remembered as one of the great movie i... continue reading...