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Saturday – February 18, 2023
Welcome to today’s edition of the Dumbass Newsletter! This is day 22 of my attempt to send a daily email newsletter. I’m still throwing discs at trees and still publishing a daily email… Let’s go!!
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Here’s how much money you’d have if you invested $1,000 into McDonald’s 10 years ago
I don’t have any real stats to back this up… but I think it’s fair to say that most people probably spend more than $1,000 at McDonald’s over a 10-year period.
What if you invested $1,000 in McDonald’s stock instead?
Assuming 4% average annual inflation… $1,000 10 years ago would look something like $1,480 today. Would you believe it if I told you that your $1,000 McDonald’s investment would be worth more than double that amount?
Read the full story here
“A smile is the light in the window of your face that tells people you’re at home.”
See more inspirational quotes like this on the Dumb Passive Income Facebook Page
South Carolina family raises over $262K for 72-year-old Domino’s employee who fell delivering pizzas
After witnessing a 72-year-old Domino’s employee fall while delivering pizzas to their home earlier this month, a South Carolina family wanted to bless the hard-working woman, who was about to retire, by giving her a generous tip. What she ended up getting was far more than just a ‘generous tip’… (See the video and read the full story here)
On this day, in 1885…
Mark Twain’s classic novel, “Huckleberry Finn” was first published in the United States on February 18, 1885. Did you know that Huck Finn is actually a sequel to Twain’s earlier book, Tom Sawyer, and that Huck Finn is likely based on a real-life childhood friend that Mark Twain had? Mark Twain’s view on slavery changed throughout his life and this classic book is frequently banned! (Read more interesting facts about the book here)
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