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10 Things About the Gunfight at the OK Corral

Posted on 05/29/2018 in misc • Tagged with Books, History

Tombstone - around 1881
By C.S. Fly (1849–1901) - Tombstone 1881, Public Domain,

  1. It only lasted 30 seconds
  2. It didn’t occur at the OK Corral. It actually happened in a vacant lot at the other end of the block. I guess “Shootout at the Vacant Lot” doesn’t sound like a good …

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How to find source of Adchoices ads on Android phones

Posted on 05/29/2018 in misc • Tagged with Internet, Google

Phone Screenshot

For the last week I've been vexed by a damn pop-up ad that took over my phone screen. The ads were for legit companies like Gerber Life Insurance and Honda. So I wasn't dealing with some skeevy malware, this was a legit ad network that had made it onto my …


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KansasCity

Posted on 05/21/2018 in misc • Tagged with Travel

Kansas City
View from the top of the WWI Memorial

The real destination for this trip was Springfield, MO, where my daughter was graduating from college. (She graduated Summa Cum Laude from the Honors College with an Animal Science degree and Equine Science minor. If you are reading this and hire Animal …


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Star Wars The Original Trilogy

Posted on 05/06/2018 in misc • Tagged with Movies

Help Wanted sign

As I'm sure both my readers are aware, May 4th has become a bit of a Star Wars themed holiday with all the May the 4th be with you stuff. We turned it into a three day event this year. It started on May 3rd with Star Wars trivia at …


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Open Availability

Posted on 04/23/2018 in misc • Tagged with Employment, Business

Help Wanted sign

The WaWa near me has had a "help wanted" sign on the door pretty much since the day we moved to Richmond back in November. The job pays $10+ and hour, all shifts available. No more than 29 hours a week though, because, benefits. . . . .

Open availability only.

If you are …


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A Defense of the Humble Box Score

Posted on 04/02/2018 in misc • Tagged with Baseball

Box scores

With the start of MLB season comes the annual challenge of keeping up with all the important baseball news. Back in the olden days you would open up your local newspaper to the sports section. If you lived in a baseball town you got in-depth coverage of the hometown team …


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