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approximately 22,000 miles (35,400 km) for migration annually. They live many years with the longest on record • Much food needed by birds is not available in cold climates living 34 years. That adds up to a lot of frequent flier during winter: seeds, fruits and insects are absent or covered miles! with snow. Mice and small mammals, food for larger birds, hibernate or hide from the cold. • Another long-distance migrant bird is the red knot, which is a large beach shorebird that nests in the Arctic in the spring • Birds take their cues for timing migration from nature. and summer. Before heading south, red knots increase their The change in daylight hours, not the weather, is what spurs body weight by 40-50 percent. The extra weight, their “fuel them to fatten up for their long journeys south. Weather load,” allows them to fly about 1,850 miles (3,000 km) is unpredictable, but daylight hours change the same way without stopping. They are truly masters of long-distance every year. aviation, flying more than 9,300 miles (14,967 km) from south to north in the spring and repeating the trip every • The northern U.S. states, Canada and even as far north fall. Of the five varieties of red knots, the rufa is known to as the Arctic provide the breeding grounds for many birds. w i n t e r at the southern tip of South America in Tierra After breeding and spending long days tweeting and flying del Fuego and breed in the summer on the in the north, birds start eating extra food to mainland and islands within the Arctic prepare for migration as the days Circle. get shorter. Many increase their size substantially to help them endure • Not all migrant birds migration. Some fly extreme distances are large with big wings to at amazingly high altitudes. make the trip. Ruby-throated hummingbirds are tiny birds that • Not surprisingly, larger birds fly weigh as little as one-tenth of an ounce faster than smaller ones. Speeds (2.6 g). They fly 500 miles (800 km), nonstop, range from 20-50 miles per hour across the Gulf of Mexico! (32-80 km/hr). Some flocks fly for about 10 hours a day, which could • Ornithologists, scientists who study be as much as 500 miles! Studies have shown birds, have studied migration for years that most birds fly lower than 10,000 feet (3 and identified four North American km), but some have been recorded flying as routes, or flyways, that birds use for high as 29,000 feet (9,000 m)! flying north and south. They are: the Atlantic, Mississippi, Central and Pacific • The height record is held by bar-headed geese, Flyways. They follow coastlines, major mountain chains known for crossing the Himalayas at heights up to 29,000 and the Mississippi River valley. The landmarks help birds feet (9,000 m), traveling between central Asia and India. stay on course. • A mallard holds the record for the highest documented • The main reason migration persists in the bird world is flight altitude for a bird in North America. The duck met his for breeding success. Birds are able to raise more offspring demise when he hit an airplane at 21,000 feet (6,400 m). when they get away from extreme heat and cold. Long daylight hours in the spring, summer and fall provide • A flock of whooper swans was observed at 27,000 feet protein-rich food for birds that give them strength for (8,230 m) by a pilot as they moved from Iceland to Western breeding. Different species go to different areas depending Europe. on their eating habits and needs. • The Arctic tern has the longest annual migration in not just the bird world, but also the entire animal kingdom! It flies from the far north, in or near the Arctic, where summer days are longest, to its wintering grounds in the southern hemisphere off of Antarctica, where days are longest from November to February, which is summer there. The Arctic tern probably encounters more sunlight during the year than any other creature on the planet. Arctic terns travel

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• On Nov. 17, 1421, a storm in the North Sea batters the European coastline. Over the next several days, approximately 10,000 people in what is now the Netherlands die in the resulting floods. Fatal floods struck in 1287, 1338, 1374, 1394 and 1396. After each, residents fixed the dikes and moved right back in. • On Nov. 14, 1851, “Moby-Dick,” a novel by Herman Melville about the voyage of the whaling ship Pequod, is published. “Moby-Dick” is now considered a classic of American literature and contains one of the most famous opening lines in fiction: “Call me Ishmael.” • On Nov. 15, 1867, the first stock ticker is unveiled in New York City. The advent of the ticker revolutionized the stock market by making up-to-the-minute prices available to investors around the country. Prior to this, information from the New York Stock Exchange traveled by mail or messenger. • On Nov. 20, 1923, the U.S. Patent Office grants Patent No. 1,475,074 to 46-year-old inventor and newspaperman Garrett Morgan for his three-position T-shape pole traffic signal. By having a position other than just “Stop” and “Go,” it regulated crossing vehicles more safely than earlier signals had. • On Nov. 16, 1959, “The Sound of Music” premieres on Broadway. While the real-life Maria did marry Count Georg von Trapp and become stepmother to his children, she never did the other things shown in the musical, such as run singing through the Salzburg, Austria, mountains. • On Nov. 19, 1969, Brazilian soccer great Pele scores his 1,000th professional goal. Under Pele’s leadership, Brazil won the World Cup in 1958, 1962 and 1970. During his career, Pele scored 1,282 goals in 1,363 games.

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• One spice still demanding a high price is saffron, which comes from the flower of a crocus species that only blooms for about two weeks. Each flower contains three stigmas, the tiny parts ground for the spice. It takes about 200,000 stigmas to produce one pound (.45 kg) of saffron. Fortunately, it only takes a tiny amount of saffron to flavor most dishes. • Saffron was brought to Pennsylvania in the 1700s by a German Amish family and has been a flourishing crop and common in Amish dishes ever since. It is grown commercially in Iran, India, France, Spain, Greece, Turkey and Morocco. Saffron is used liberally in paella, the national rice dish of Spain. •

Cloves are the flower buds from tall tropical trees native to Indonesia. Buds are picked when they are pink and then dried to a dark brown color. Cloves are now grown in Tanzania, Madagascar, Sri Lanka, Malaysia and Grenada as well as Indonesia. The trees, planted from seeds, must grow about five years before they flower and can live to be over 100 years old. Cloves are handharvested and are not just for flavoring foods. Clove oil, called eugenol, is used in perfumes, mouthwashes and more.

• The most common spice in the world, black pepper, comes from a climbing vine first cultivated in India. Arabs controlled the pepper trade to Europe for many years. Many European explorers began looking for pepper in their explorations. Ships brought pepper from Southeast Asia to America in the late 1700s. Salem, Massachusetts, once known as the “Pepper Port,” processed 7.5 million pounds (3.4 million kg) of pepper in 1805. • Visit your local library to learn about more the spices that have had an impact on our world and our dinner tables.

• On Nov. 18, 1978, People’s Temple leader Jim Jones leads hundreds of his followers in a mass murder-suicide at their commune in Guyana. Cult members who refused to take the cyanide-laced fruit-flavored drink were forced to do so at gunpoint or shot. The death toll was 913, including a U.S. congressman who was investigating the commune. (c) 2011 King Features Synd., Inc.


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Q: A couple of days ago, I was struggling to unlock the deadbolt of the side door on my garage, which tends to stick, when the key actually snapped in half! I can’t reach the part Florida’s version of winter is quickly approaching, which inside the lock because it broke too far inside. I don’t want means cooler but rarely cold temperatures and a great to spend a lot of money on a locksmith, either. Meantime, I can’t unlock the door. How can I fix this? Do I need to replace the entire deadbolt? -- Jolanda W., Dallas A: If you’ve already tried to retrieve the broken half of the key with needlenose pliers, a hat pin or thin wire with no success, you can try the desperate measure of dabbing a tiny amount of Superglue onto the half of the key you do have, and carefully inserting it -- without touching the sides -until the broken halves meet. Let it sit for a few seconds and then carefully try to pull the entire key straight out. If this doesn’t work, you can consider purchasing a key extractor kit, but the ones that are most effective cost as much or more than a locksmith visit

If you and/or your family work a steady schedule, a programmable thermostat will pay for itself, and give you the option to cool your home before you get home. The world of living green is not limited to your home. Leaving a recycling bag in your car will help you to recycle cans and water bottles if you eat at places that don’t offer recycling. Also reusable bags that you can either buy or just use a bag you have at home are a great alternative when shopping. Don’t think that there is a better time of year to help the environment, there isn’t. Our individual efforts count all year long. As always our efforts to make the world healthy, keep helping to revive it, and helping to build our community is a year round effort that begins with nothing more than a smile and picking up a can or bottle off the street and recycling it.

A good locksmith is licensed and bonded, and should provide a written estimate of the type of work to be done and the cost. He or she should offer a couple of options once the key is extracted: either lubricating the existing lock and opportunity to lower your energy usage. Here are some replacing the key, or replacing the entire deadbolt.

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Because your garage deadbolt is a non-emergency, you have an advantage in that you can take your time and contact more than one locksmith for an estimate. Try to get a wordof-mouth recommendation from friends; otherwise, insist on an estimate first, and do not give any locksmith your credit-card information or other payment information ahead of the visit or before work is performed. Send your questions or comments to ask@thisisahammer.com, or write This Is a Hammer, c/o King Features Weekly Service, P.O. Box 536475, Orlando, FL 32853-6475.

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by Erin Morganstern (Doubleday, $26.95) Reviewed by Ealish Waddell Still just children, Celia Bowen and Marco Alisdair are plucked separately from ordinary lives and bound into a supernatural feud that they barely understand. It is to be a test of their skills in magic, and they are to create the battlefield from scratch -- an elaborate traveling circus, open only from dusk till dawn, a breathtakingly beautiful chessboard in black and white where their moves can be traded in ever-increasing displays of imagination and grandeur. Of course, it is inevitable that Celia and Marco fall in love. But how can they ever have a future together, when the game decrees that one of them must win and one of them must die?

Interwoven with this intriguing main tale are a variety of sketches fleshing out the odd folk who call this precarious place home. Chief among them are the psychically gifted Murray twins, born on the night the circus opened and mysteriously linked with its health and fate. Their lives intersect that of dreamy Bailey, a regular kid who longs for a life beyond the farm, and whose destiny may prove vital to the circus’s continued existence. The circus itself is a masterpiece. Tents contain not only acrobats and animal tamers, but also a garden made completely of ice, a labyrinth among the clouds, a tree covered in wishes and a room full of bottled scents that evoke a lifetime of memories. The novel’s greatest strength is its atmosphere, which manages to pull off the tricky feat of feeling delicate and magical without succumbing to either twee or cloying in one direction or oppressively macabre in the other. A substantial air of the sinister gives heft to the circus’s whimsy, but it is still a place more of joy than of darkness. “The Night Circus” is a confection of a book, a virtual feast for the senses. When you’re done, you’ll want to don a crimson scarf and run off to join the circus, too. (c) 2011 King Features Synd., Inc.

• “I try to keep a backpack of ‘just in case’ items in my car trunk. In the summer, it has sunblock, bug spray, etc. I have just refilled it for winter. There is a bottle of water and snack items, large towels that double as blankets, tools and a road flare, socks, an extra pair of shoes, etc. It pays to be safe!” -- C.C. in North Carolina • Make your own “hot pocket” using rice: Fill an empty sock with rice to about three-fourths full. Tie or sew closed. Create a pouch by using a bandanna to wrap it up; either tie or sew the bandanna into a removable pocket. To use, microwave the sock for 1 to 1 1/2 minutes. Remove carefully. Remove bandanna and wash from time to time. • Here’s a great cooking hint: When you want to sear meat, make sure you pat it dry using either paper towels or a kitchen cloth specifically for that purpose. Any moisture on the meat will cause it to steam-cook. Send your tips to Now Here’s a Tip, c/o King Features Weekly Service, P.O. Box 536475, Orlando, FL 32853-6475 or e-mail JoAnn at heresatip@yahoo.com. (c) 2011 King Features Synd., Inc.

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water and place a floating candle in the middle. You’re only limited by your imagination and creativity. The Thanksgiving table would not be complete without the cranberry sauce. There’s no need to open a can when this delicious Holiday Cranberry Sauce is so simple to make at home! HOLIDAY CRANBERRY SAUCE

Craving Cranberries Cranberries are often part of a holiday feast, but their nutritious tastiness is worth having anytime. Like many fruits, cranberries are high in fiber and vitamin C and low in calories and fat. A fresh cup of these tangy berries has just 51 calories, 5 grams of fiber and 24 percent of the vitamin C that the average person needs in a day. Cranberries are packed with antioxidants that may help maintain heart health and reduce cholesterol. The tannins in cranberries may help prevent gum disease and urinary tract infections. In the lab, cranberries prevent bacteria from adhering to the walls of the urinary tract and the gum line. According to the November 2010 Tufts University Health and Nutrition Letter, “a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials investigating cranberry intake and urinary-tract infections showed that there has been some benefit established in reducing the number of infections in women.” Cranberry juice is often the choice when trying to prevent infection. The fluid in the juice also helps maintain hydration, which is known to help prevent infection. Cranberries are very tart and are often consumed in combination with sugar. For example, a glass of cranberry juice cocktail has about 30 grams of sugar and 137 calories. To add whole cranberries to your diet year-round, try baking cranberry nut bread, sprinkling dried cranberries on salads or including them in trail mix. Cranberries also can be used to decorate your home during the holidays. Try placing cranberries in a glass bowl with

This sauce can be made ahead and will keep in an airtight container for two weeks in the refrigerator. Combine cranberry sauce with 2 tablespoons of Dijon mustard and pour it over leftover turkey, baked fish, chicken or pork. It’s a delicious way to finish the dish and a wonderful use for any Thanksgiving leftovers. 1 1/2 cups chopped, peeled Granny Smith apples (about 1/2 pound) 1 cup packed light brown sugar 1/2 cup white grape juice 1 teaspoon ground ginger 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1 (12-ounce) package fresh cranberries, rinsed and drained Combine all of the ingredients in a medium saucepan. Bring to a boil; reduce heat, and simmer until thick (about 15 minutes), stirring occasionally. Cool completely. Makes 16 (3 tablespoon) servings. *** Angela Shelf Medearis is an award-winning children’s author, a culinary historian and the author of seven cookbooks. She’s known as The Kitchen Diva and is executive producer and host of “The Kitchen Diva!” cooking show on Hulu.com. Her latest inspirational book is “Ten Ingredients for a Joyous Life and a Peaceful Home -- A Spiritual Memoir” and was co-written with Pastor Salem Robinson Jr. (www.dunnsmemorial.com). Visit her website at www.divapro.com. (c) 2011 King Features Synd., Inc.

November 4, 2011 • 13 A: ‘Shark Tank’ will be back midseason 2012 on ABC for its third season, along with ‘Secret Millionaire,’ which returns for its second season. Producers for the hit entrepreneurial reality show have not yet announced an exact airdate for the season premiere of ‘Shark Tank,’ but if past seasons are any indication, expect it sometime between January and March 2012. And keep checking the Celebrity Extra website (celebrityextraonline.com) for late-breaking info on all your favorite shows. *** Q: What is going on with Netflix? Is it still going to be around, or is it going to be Qwikster? I am so confused. -- Dee Dee T. in Georgia A: Netflix recently reversed its decision -- in a rare move of a big corporation actually listening to its customers! -of having two separate websites/companies for its DVDmailing service (which was to be Qwikster) versus its streaming service (Netflix). Because customers did not want the hassle of having two separate accounts, movie queues and billing statements if they wanted both mail and streaming DVDs, they voiced their complaints, and Netflix listened. Look for everything at Netflix to remain the same -- at least for the time being. Write to Cindy at King Features Weekly Service, P.O. Box 536475, Orlando, FL 32853-6475; or e-mail her at letters@cindyelavsky.com. (c) 2011 King Features Synd., Inc.


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