1. You can convert one currency to another from Google search box and that’s incredibly convenient.
  2. How to tie a bowtie: it does look so much better than a pre-tied one but darn does it take a while to make it work! <insert loads of french expletives> http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QjI-58KrBmM
  3. Random facts, always a conversation starter no matter how obtuse they may be. Like for example England used to have a saffron cottage-industry back in the days, who knew? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saffron_Walden#History
  4. How to iron a shirt super efficiently: wet the hell out of it, then collar-shoulder-arms-side-back-side, done (as Gordon would say). I trawled the net for some time to make sure this is the most efficient, probably slightly autistic of me.
  5. I learn tons about pricing frameworks and strategies starting with  the best introduction to the topic I found from Eric Sink: http://www.ericsink.com/bos/Product_Pricing.html