Posts Tagged 'Florida'

Sleeping With The Fishes – Underwater Burial At Neptune Memorial Reef

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According to Slate –

Conceived as a living reef and modeled after the lost city of Atlantis, the Neptune Memorial Reef was created by cremation-services provider the Neptune Society. Anyone wishing to bury their loved one at the city can hand over the cremated remains—in person or by mail—to be mixed with cement and sand, poured into a shell- or starfish-shaped mold, and added to the reef. Family members are welcome to participate in the process, either by scuba diving or watching from a boat above. Post-burial, they may visit the reef at any time for free.

Continue reading Slate’s article HERE.

Neptune Memorial Reef site HERE.

Manatees Mating Causes Traffic Jam [video]

The Earl of Sandwich Owns A Chain Of Sandwich Shops

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From wikipedia – Earl of Sandwich is a restaurant franchise based in Orlando, Florida, United States. It was founded by the current Earl of Sandwich, his younger son Orlando Montagu, and businessman Robert Earl, founder of Planet Hollywood.

The restaurant’s web site HERE

wikipedia page HERE

Fireworks Up Close – Filmed With A Drone [video]

17 Year Old Girl Pitches Batting Practice To Major League Team

Chelsea-sAccording to MLB.com –

A 17-year-old girl from Plant City, Florida is making sure that baseball fans around the world remember Joe Niekro for more than just the emery board incident. See, Chelsea Baker is a high school pitcher for the Durant High School baseball team. Under Niekro’s tutelage, Baker began to master the art of the knuckleball when she was just 10 years old and has been torturing male hitters with it for a majority of her life, now. On Monday, Baker and her knuckleball took on their biggest challenge yet … the Tampa Bay Rays.

Continue reading HERE.

 

A Great Site For The GOP Convention

Yiddish Curses For Republican Jews can provide much entertainment for Republicans, those attending the GOP convention in Tampa or perhaps for those with Republican friends. Click the ‘Show Me Another Curse’ button and enjoy!

Go to Yiddish Curses For Republican Jews.com

 

 

Kennedy Space Center Now On Google Street View [video]


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