Category: Pursuits


An alphabetical listing of 36 categories of pursuits is shown on the right column towards the bottom of the pages. Dullights from nine categories are shown below:

Collections & Museums

Airsickness Bags

The Air Sickness Bag Virtual Museum has a stunning collection of airsickness bags. An...


27th World Championship Cardboard Boat Races

July 27, 2013 — Herber Springs, Arkansas •  Races begin at 10:00 a.m. •  The Captain’s Award will be given to the most creative team and boat •  Some of the boats are engineering marvels — they compete for the coveted Pride of...

Webcam Traveling

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Why bother traveling these days? Why bother packing? Why bother going through airport security? Instead, stay at home in front of your computer – where it is warm and cozy – and travel the world through the eyes of web cams. The...


A groaner

We have a section on our website for Groaners, Dad Jokes, Christmas Crackers, Puns, etc., jokes...

2024 DMC calendar

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USA: Amazon

UK: Stanfords bookshop in London (Covent Garden) and online

UK: Amazon

Kindle: USA   UK

Casting Call for 2025 calendar — looking for PEOPLE who are passionate about things often regarded as dull — and EVENTS that Celebrate the Ordinary


“A calm and modest life brings more happiness than the pursuit of success combined with constant restlessness”

~ Albert Einstein

“The obscure we see eventually. The completely obvious, it seems, takes longer”

~ Edward R. Murrow

“Slow motion gets you there faster”

~ Hoagy Carmichael

“While it takes courage to achieve greatness, it takes more courage to find fulfilment in being ordinary”

~ Marilyn Thomsen

“We’re giving a good name to a four-letter word — dull”

“Glitz and glam — not worth the bother”

“We don’t try to keep up with the Joneses — who are the Joneses anyway?”

“Time is a great invention — it’s what keeps everything from happening all at once”

“Even if you’re on the right track, you’ll get run over if you just sit there”

~ Will Rogers

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