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CVS CLOWN VENICE BEACH

Venice, California, walking down the ocean promenade is half the fun, as there is so much more to see if you walk east. Main Street has the Clown in a Dress, nicknamed “Ballerina Clown” or “Clownerina.” It’s a ballerina clown in a dress, wearing over-sized white gloves and a red-nosed clown face. It is a Jonathan Borofsky’s creation made in 1989, it’s 30 feet tall above the CVS.

The rumor is there is an electric motor that makes the right leg execute a slow kick forward. It was turned off in 1990 as building tenants complained that it was too noisy. It was restored in 2014, and now the CVS Clown in Venice Beach kicks between 1pm and 6pm daily. Stop by it makes a great video and most people have not seen the clown in action.

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French Toast Crunch Cereal

French Toast Crunch and Miss Cleo Are Back

Retro cereal French Toast Crunch back, General Mills just reintroduced French Toast Crunch, a popular cereal that was around for a decade, mid 90’s- mid 2000’s. It’s back and will soon be on the breakfast table of both hip kids and hipsters. Mom’s and hipster girlfriend’s don’t wait for him to ask, just surprise him and pick up a box next time your at the supermarket.

French Toast Crunch is a General Mills product, it falls in line with a donut or sugar cereal for nutrition value. Tastes like french toast, with a maple flavor and looks like mini pieces of French toast. For a weekend treat that will make just about anyone happy, this is your go to cereal.

If you were listening to NPR today you heard Miss Cleo announce the return of French Toast Crunch. Marketing at it’s best, bringing back two of my favorite things at the same time I’m in breakfast heaven, Miss Cleo and French Toast Crunch are back!!!!

French Toast Crunch Cereal
French Toast Crunch Cereal
French Toast Crunch Cereal Miss Cleo
French Toast Crunch Cereal Miss Cleo

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Shipping Container Home

Container Home Build & Design

When building a Container Home from a shipping container there are many things you must consider. Safety first, you’re probably going to have friends and family living in your container. This professional container builder has 14 years experience, he reveals his secrets and teaches you:
-How to build a beautifully designed home using shipping containers.
-What costly mistakes you must avoid so your project doesn’t collapse like a house of cards!
-The fastest way to get your project complete and livable.
-Where money can be saved and where you need to invest those savings for the best results.
-The cheapest way to build a container home from start to finish.
The many benefits of Container Homes, about 5 years ago the interest in shipping container homes sky rocketed. This is because people a realizing the huge benefits to this method:
-Afford-ability. Building a container home is extremely cost effective. If you’ve already looked into the cost of new or second hand container you obviously know what I mean.
-Design. You can easily modify shipping container to create a modern sleek look.
-Strength. Shipping containers are build extremely strong with few weak points making them a great starting point.
-Time. Because the majority of the home is already built you can have a complete home built in record time.
-Unique. Even though container homes are on the rise they are still unique and will stand out from every other home.
-Green. Recycling an old shipping container and using it to build with is a great green idea and many other will see the important example you’re setting. Here is a simple DIY guide to building a Container Home

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