Knowledge Acquired 2009-02

  1. U.S. Homeland Security council meets in what used to be the White House’s old private barber shop.  [source]  Seemed like a fun place.  No longer.
  2. In Nov 2008, President Bush commuted the 14-year prison sentence of John Forté, a Exeter-educated musician, producer, and friend of Wyclef Jean and the Fugees, who was in prison for possession of $1.4M worth of liquid cocaine.  He had served 7 years. [source]
  3. Blowing your nose to alleviate stuffiness is unhealthy.  If you must, one nostril at a time. [source]


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