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  A new page in the book of life:  Tuesday, 26 September, 2017

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Toady's tidbits for today /
Don't skip breakfast! Start the day with some food for thought.

Words to keep
"Among animals, one has a sense of humor. / Humor saves a few steps, it saves years." —Marianne Moore (The Pangolin)

Kyushu & Japan
The Grape Cup Contest is an English recitation contest for high-school girls (no boys allowed!), which has been held at Fukuoka Jo Gakuin Junior College since 1974. Girls from all over the southwestern region of Japan have participated in the contest, and some have gone on to become students here.

Toady's teaser for today /
Look tomorrow!

Q:  What's the "fifth season" of Japan's climate?

Yesterday's teaser
Q:  Leonardo da Vinci was not only a painter and sculptor, but also — ?
A:  — a scientist, an architect, and an engineer.
Toady's triathlon for today / Here are three quick exercises to get you going!
[Note: The exercises may not work in all browsers.]
         Try it!
New challenge
(26 September)
  Try it!
(One day old)
  Try it!
Last chance!
(Two days old)
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