Monthly Archives: January 2015

Lord help me, I read the comments…

I know, I know – never read the comments on the internet.  Our local radio news station just posted an article on Facebook about someone who used to live here and is now wanted by the FBI on terrorism charges.  … Continue reading

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Grace Hopper Documentary comes out today!

The Queen of Code. If you’ve never heard of Grace Hopper, she was a brilliant programmer and a Commodore in the US Navy.  This documentary is long overdue. I will never forget seeing an interview that 60 Minutes did with her in 1983 – I was … Continue reading

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Finally did it –

You can check out my page at Wish me luck!

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Hurrah for kind neighbors with snowblowers!

We only ended up getting a couple inches of snow – not too hard to shovel, but lets face it, shoveling snow absolutely sucks.  Now, I was up way too late last night, because I had to keep looking at the snow, … Continue reading

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I am so glad I don’t live any farther north than I do.

Because it looks like y’all are about to get your butts handed to you by Mother Nature. Right now we’ve just got rain that should be changing over to snow shortly, probably topping out at about 3 inches.  Which is nothing … Continue reading

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Please use the word “football”

I have SportsCenter on my daily TiVo schedule.  At other times, if there is nothing else on TV, I usually have ESPN on in the background. That being said – I AM REALLY TIRED OF LISTENING TO BRADY AND BELICHICK TALKING ABOUT … Continue reading

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It’s been that kind of a day…

If I’d read my horoscope first thing this morning, I might have just gone back to bed.  The first line was: Instinctively you’re able to deal with any situation or crisis talks.  Honestly, I didn’t want to deal with any situations … Continue reading

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Snow Day!

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Well, at least I’m getting *something* right…

So, today we went off to the vet for the AwesomeDog’s annual checkup.  I was already feeling a bit fail-tastic because it should have been November/December, but I blinked and it was January.  And then I found a tick on his … Continue reading

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Washington Post: Majority of U.S. public school students are in poverty

From the Washington Post last night. For the first time in at least 50 years, a majority of U.S. public school students come from low-income families, according to a new analysis of 2013 federal data, a statistic that has profound … Continue reading

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