A man walked with a dog and found a message in a 82-year-old bottle

A resident of the British island of Jersey discovered a bottle with a letter 82 years ago. This was reported by the Daily Mail.

55-year-old Nigel Hill walked with a dog and accidentally found a glass bottle with a message dated September 5, 1938. The note was left on a piece of cardboard packaging from under the cake. It said: "If you found this bottle, please contact John Stapleford and attach a photograph." At the end of the letter, the author indicated his address.


Hill posted the find information on his Facebook page. Soon he managed to contact a woman who currently lives at the address indicated in the letter. “She said she doesn’t remember any John Stapleford. She has lived in that house for the past 30 years, ”Hill says. Then she looked at the names of past owners and found that Stapleford purchased this house in 1921.

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The blogger made a swimsuit of protective masks and was cursed online

A Vietnamese blogger and entrepreneur made a bikini out of protective masks and was abused on the net. The picture appeared in the Instagram account of the public No Eloquence.

The owner of the Good.sg online store, Oanh, photographed herself in a mirror in a swimsuit made of blue medical masks, which is why subscribers criticized her in the comments below the post. “Thank you for wasting the masks”, “So where did they all go!”, “In Europe and America, there are barely enough masks, and you use them that way,” “What a shame,” commentators were indignant.


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TRAIN-WRECK BATHROOM MAKEOVER // Abandoned Bldg Renovation

This bathroom was absolutely disgusting (aka the “trainspotting bathroom), so the DIY renovation is pretty dramatic – I built a concrete and wood sink and countertop, installed floor tile, and applied a concrete skim coat to the walls…and of course installed a new toilet.  The before and after makeover is drastic, so make sure to watch this bathroom remodel until the end.  I’m really happy how this half bath / powder room came out.  

For the concrete sink, I used Fishstone's HP50 concrete mix + super six admix with PVA fibers. This concrete mix is super flowy and yields a very clean surface right out of the concrete form.

This bathroom is the first of many projects in the process of turning this old abandoned building into my dream home, workshop, and youtube studio, and I’ll be sharing everything about the renovation here – so make sure you’re subbed to follow along


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10 Italian Songs You've Heard And Don't Know The Name

Fun facts: “Funiculì Funiculà” was, according to some sources, not only a celebrative song for the construction of the first cable car (or funicular railway) on an active volcano in the world, but a “viral marketing” stunt for the railway itself "Torna a Surriento"  (come back to Sorrento) authors (Ernesto and his brother Giambattista De Curtis, respectively  a musician and a poet) were great-grandsons of composer Saverio Mercadante. I challenge you to listen to this song in the rendition by Enrico Caruso or Luciano Pavarotti, in a warm summer night in Sorrento, Capri, Positano or Ravello, and not have shivers :) “Bella ciao” (which you probably know because of "La Casa de Papel" TV series) was a chant composed by an unknown writer during WWII and sung by the autonomous liberation resistance members who fought against nazi-fascist troops, yet it’s not a mistake to claim that the music is from the 19th century as the roots of the melody are in rice-pickers field hollers (a bit like cotton-pickers fields hollers are the roots of blues music) a job then reserved to women.

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