Just for Fun

The savvy, charming and hilarious members of ActiveRain like to let their hair down and have a little fun. Topics take on a whole new life when the creative minds of AR author fun posts. Wordless Wednesdays are a big contributor of this topic along with other posts written for fun. With each of our members' clever wit behind these blog posts, there should definitely be something for everyone to delight in.

Take a moment out from the daily grind to get lost in these entertaining pieces. If you have a funny story or photo you'd like to share with the wonderful world of AR, please do. Just for Fun posts are a great avenue to expressing yourself and sharing your funny bone.

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By Karen Deis, When In-house training is not enough!
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What To Do If You Forgot Your Measuring Tape So,you just arrived at your listing appointment and you forgot your measuring tape.   Here's a quick way to measure practically anything--if you need to come up with dimentions or estimates right away!  Quarter - About 1" in diameter Paper Money - It's...

By Endre Barath, Jr., Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices)
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Speechless Sunday: Things you notice driving in Los Angeles, CA ....   f you are considering buying or selling a home, a luxury home, luxury investment real estate, luxury vacation homes, or luxury beach properties in Southern California, Los Angeles, Century City, Westwood, West Hollywood, Bever...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
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Luke was born in Elphin, County Roscommon, Ireland back in 1831 to James and Mary.  In 1839 they decided to move to North America.  While crossing over the pond his father died and when the ship arrived in Grosse Isle, Quebec his mother and a baby brother died of cholera.  He boarded a ship and r...

By Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, Broker, Tacoma Washington, Tacoma Washington Agent/Broker & Market Authority!
(RE/MAX Professionals.)
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***Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, RE/MAX Professionals, Gig Harbor, Washington's preferred real estate Agent and BrokerToday is another chance to get it right!UnknownTo find out how much your Gig Harbor, Washington house is worth, click HERE! Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, RE/MAX Professionals, Gig H...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
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Emma as born in Kovno, Russian Empire to Abraham and Taube back in 1869. Her father was a strict and had a violent temper. He used violence to punish his children and Emma was the most headstrong one of them. Her mother did little to stop Emma’s punishment which also added to the tension.When she...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker
(Wayne M Martin)
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Trivis Questions for Wednesday February 15, 20171. What object marks the geographic South Pole?2. What musical instrument was Buddy Rich best known for playing?3. Who invented the cash register in 1879?4. What is a small group of islands called?5. Which movie star published an autobiography in 20...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
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Ebenezer was born in Northampton, Massachusetts back in 1743 to Samuel and Hannah. He moved and founded Poultney, Vermont in 1771. He became a Lieutenant in a company of the Green Mountain Boys fighting with Ethan Allen at Ft. Ticonderoga. Moving up the ranks to captain in 1777 he distinguished h...

By James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results
(Fathom Realty AR LLC)
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Timothy was born in Worcester, Massachusetts to Daniel and Elizabeth back in 1739. Growing up on a farm his father owned known as “Little Packachoag Hill”. He was taught to be a blacksmith and was self-educated accumulating a little library.   When the winds of the Revolution came, it inspired yo...

By Bob Crane, Forestland Experts! 715-204-9671
(Woodland Management Service)
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 Jack and Snow, a recipe for fun.No I am not talking about some cocktail enjoyed in the Boreal States, although I would not be surprised if one or more of these do exist.What I am talking about is the obsession that my friend Jack has with snow. And I think that it is starting to irritate the res...

By Doug Dawes, Your Personal Realtor®
(Keller Williams Realty - Topsfield, MA)
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What do you think of when you think of Spring? Here in the northern states, many sports fans think of Baseball or NASCAR.  Others think of Daylight Savings Time or make plans for the landscaping of their yard and the vegetable/flower garden. Realtors® think of the "Spring Market". THEN, there is ...

By Brian England, MBA, GRI, REALTOR® Real Estate in East Valley AZ
(Arizona Focus Realty)
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Curled Up and Comfy in Gilbert, AZ Click Here to request your FREE Relocation Guide!!! For all of your East Valley AZ Real Estate needs visit RealEstateinEastValleyAZ Here is my weekly cat picture for Nina Hollander and the rest of the people here in the Rain that love cats!  Sissy certainly has ...

By Wayne Martin, Real Estate Broker
(Wayne M Martin)
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Trivia questions for Monday February 13, 20171. Canada is divided into provinces and what else? Territories2. Which major Australia city does the Fremantle city port serve? Perth3. What is the capital of Malawi? Lilongwe 4. What city named its airport after Marco Polo? VeniceMaybe more trivia tom...

By Larry Gray
(Real Estate Consultant)
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  There once was a rich man who was near death. He was very grieved because he had worked so hard for his money and wanted to be able to take it with him to heaven. So he began to pray that he might be able to take some of his wealth with him.An angel heard his plea and appeared to him. "Sorry, b...

By Nathan Gesner, We don't just manage!
(American West Realty & Management)
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We've all seen this. It amazes me how many agents actually publish photos of toilet seats left up, clutter, or even zoomed in so I can only see 1/5 of the room.  Stephen Fells shared an entertaining video with examples of what not to do. Enjoy! It's hard to argue that the first batch of MLS photo...

By Roy Kelley, Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(Realty Group Referrals)
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Craft Beer Selection: Beer For Breakfast Stout by Dogfish Head There is no shortage of very interesting craft beers to sample. Chef Dolores and I tried the Beer For Breakfast Stout by Dogfish Head Craft Brewery in Milton, Delaware. This ale is brewed with scrapple, spices, coffee and maple syrup ...

By Stephen Fells
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By Elizabeth Weintraub Sacramento Real Estate Agent, Top 1% of Lyon Agents, Put 40 years of experience to work for you
(Lyon Real Estate)
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Out of fear over bacterial difficulties, I was not about to drink any of the cocoa stuff at the Octolán de Morelos market near Oaxaca. No way, Jose. Oh, but I drink it all the time, says our guide. I turned around and stared him in the eyes until he rethought that sentence. Hey, it was probably n...

By Nick & Trudy Vandekar, Realtors - Selling the Main Line, PA Lic AB067198
(Long & Foster Real Estate Inc )
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This is an older skit by Dave Allen whose monologues can be hilarious. But it is so British I loved it. Seems all the best British humor is dated. Enjoy.