How to Predict the Weather with a Cup of Coffee
And Other Techniques for Surviving the 9-To-5 Jungle
By Matthew Cole
(Reader's Digest Association, Paperback, 9781606522431, 208pp.)
Publication Date: April 2011
How to cook a perfect steamed fish while running your dishwasher Step-by-step instructions for getting to the front of a grocery store line. How to screen phone calls using your microwave. How far you (and your thumb) are from any object-by knowing this one magic number. Why invoking Hannibal Lector will make you feel more powerful at the office. Which Valentine's Day treat works as a deodorant in a pinch How to light a fire with a soda can and chocolate bar And finally, how to predict the weather with a cup of coffee. Take a cup of black coffee, drop a lump of sugar to the bottom of the cup, don't stir or disturb the coffee, watch the bubbles rise to the surface. Bubbles in the middle means fine weather, bubbles around the rim, rain or snow and bubbles all over the place, changeable weather.