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Entries from February 2011

This caught my interest

February 28th, 2011 · No Comments

THIS article was on the front page of CNN.com and above the word blasphemous was this picture: My first thought was “Errol Flynn was Jesus?” Anyway, I read the article about the scholar John Dominic Crossan and found it interesting. I don’t usually mention religion, but I think about it – and I guess he […]

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Nellie Grismore from 1974

February 26th, 2011 · No Comments

I keep things in special boxes, most of which are made out of wood. Some came from Thailand when my husband was in service there; others are from GoodWill where people have turned in kid’s projects or crafts of which they have tired. In one box, I have for years seen this flowered note as […]

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Testing image in Cutline Theme, 3.1 WordPress

February 26th, 2011 · No Comments

Shane inserted at medium setting.  

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Part two of 3.1, Cutline image posting

February 26th, 2011 · No Comments

Using visual:                           Shane face posted as medium and then enlarged by pulling on corner of image. If, things go as expected, there will be a large empty space. Switching over to code will show a series of  &nbsp – –  in some […]

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an idea

February 25th, 2011 · 1 Comment

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Comcast . . . Do you mean what you say?

February 25th, 2011 · No Comments

Here is a picture of the form to see if you are in an area where service is available.       I filled it out with the address at which we want to install internet access.                     And here is what I saw when I […]

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Going my way . . . your new way

February 25th, 2011 · No Comments

Cameron is a reader. He likes history and philosophy and he retains a lot of he reads. He also can pull a quote out of his head for humor’s sake: When Shane was being somewhat stubborn, Cameron expressed Shane’s attitude with “You can go to Hell; I’m going to Texas.” It sounded familiar to me […]

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Moving fast

February 24th, 2011 · 3 Comments

Here is about ten minutes ago: And here is what is coming in the next hours: We are hoping Der Bingle doesn’t have too much trouble, but the storm is moving east and he is moving west and WAIT! I here hear (see, relief caused a homophonic moment) his voice. So I will tell you […]

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Oh, wait. It’s a winter storm warning

February 24th, 2011 · 1 Comment

Yes. Well, that’s why they call it whether.

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Winter weather advisory

February 23rd, 2011 · 1 Comment

Okay, I was on the phone with Quentin just a little while ago and he asked about the winter storm coming. It was a three-way-call and Der Bingle and I both uttered a “huh?” Turns out there is an advisory out. Here I thought we were just coming out of an icing/snowing spell. But there […]

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