Is it Me, or is the Print Getting Smaller or New Uses for your Selfie Stick

Facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmailby featherSo, the remote control for one of our TV’s appears to be broken.  I press the button and nothing happens.  Remote-Control-Ultra2__69121Problem: broken remote control, Resolution: buy a new remote control Not a life or death problem, no question, but, in this day and age, there is a lot of dependency on remote controls. The only trick is getting that model number off of the TV so you order the right remote.  Here is the challenge, the model number, which is what I need to order the right remote control, is on the back of the TV.  The TV is in a corner and getting to the back requires agility, strength, know how, creativity and a duster.  I have some of those things, but, not all. But, what if I were to take my #selfiestick and instead of using it for the picture of ‘self’…
Obama figuring out how to use selfie stick

Obama figuring out how to use selfie stick

I used it to get behind the TV and get a picture of the model number and all the stuff that is entirely too small to read:CYXdDDNWEAEEcGH.jpg_largeEureka!!! With model number well in hand, our family will now be restored to order with a remote control, that works with our exact model, soon to be arriving at our doorstep. What common gadgets have you used to solve the every day problems you encounter?Facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmailby feather