Idiom of the Day
take stock of (something)
to carefully study a situation or a number of possibilities or opportunities
After taking stock of the situation the man decided to quit his company.
Strange Places and Customs
Kristen McKenna like most women she probably wanted a little sparkle and glitz for her 39th birthday.?She was most likely hoping that would take place in the form of jewelery, not a tinfoil office. As a practical joke for her birthday, her co-workers wrapped every inch of her office with aluminum foil. The desk, chair, printer, file cabinet, phone, pencils, and pens took about two hours and two rolls to drape in the malleable material.