do it at home america

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The Miseducation of America

“It is very nearly impossible to become an educated person in a country so distrustful of the independent mind.” ~Happy Birthday, James A. Baldwin ***

Fear, Loathing and the Independent Mind

“It is very nearly impossible to become an educated person in a country so distrustful of the independent mind.” ~Happy Birthday, James A. Baldwin ***

Hours of Fun for 50 Cents

There’s no reason to spend a lot of money on entertainment when you can have hours of fun at home. Here’s how!  

VIDEO: Make Your Own Brain Puzzle at Home!

DO IT AT HOME AMERICA: Make Your Own Brain Teaser! Exercise your brain without spending money! In this never-ending series, Lester & Charlie show you how easy it is to do almost anything without ever leaving your house. This week: puzzles! “Most games are lost, not won.“ ~Casey Stengel –33–

VIDEO: Make Your Own Soap!

“Soap and water and common sense are the best disinfectants” ~William Osler Save big $$ making your own soap out of what most people simply throw away. Lester & Charlie show you how frugality can be as easy as going through other people’s garbage! Get Lester & Charlie’s New Book Today! ***

VIDEO: Make Your Own Canned Whipped Cream

DO IT AT HOME AMERICA: Make Your Own Canned Whipped Cream! Welcome to Season #16 of Lester & Charlie’s endlessly instructive series that makes Heloise look like an amateur! In this installment, learn how to make your own canned whipped cream out of common household items in less than a minute. And have a dessert ready … Continue reading

VIDEO: Join the Fracking Craze!

“Profit is sweet, even if it comes from deception.” ~Sophocles Trying to keep up with the Joneses? All you have to do if you want to be the big family on the block is convince a gas company to frack your back yard. And it’s easier than you think! Click on this week’s video from … Continue reading

VIDEO: Make Your Own Google

 “True knowledge exists in knowing that you know nothing.” ~Socrates Need a weekend project? Concerned that the world as you know it might end if Google ever crashed? Have fun and be prepared at the same time – it’s easy when you follow these simple instructions from Lester & Charlie’s “Do it at Home, America!” … Continue reading

VIDEO: Make Your Own Store-Bought Greeting Card

A friend is one who knows you and loves you just the same. ~Elbert Hubbard Nothing says love or friendship like the sentiment written in a store-bought greeting card. But who can afford those supermarket prices? Turns out you have everything you need to make your own at home! ***

Holiday Decorating Tip #23

“Nothing says holidays like a cheese log.” -Ellen DeGeneres Seems like every time we turn around, there’s another reason to buy an artificial wreath – and the pressure really mounts around this time of year. But there’s no reason to spend your hard earned cash when Lester & Charlie can show you how to make … Continue reading

VIDEO: Bagged Salad Days

“A cucumber should be well sliced, and dressed with pepper and vinegar, and then thrown out.” -Samuel Johnson Nothing impresses a guest like a bagged salad, and it turns out you don’t have to spend a fortune on those hermetically sealed leaves and stems when you make it right at home! Tune into this week’s … Continue reading

VIDEO: The Ultimate Hangover Cure

“I once shook hands with Pat Boone and my whole right side sobered up.” -Dean Martin Have the hangover blues? No fear, Lester & Charlie are here with a surefire remedy that anyone can use! Check out the newest video from our “Do It At Home, America!” series and never have a hangover again.