Monthly Archives: March 2014

Money.

Offered without comment: Follow the money… if you can.

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Remember when I used to do Sunday posts?

Younger Son drove up yesterday afternoon.  This is how he drove that last 20 miles. Let's do bullets, shall we? My Mac Mini had been slowing down unmercifully over that last few months. Adding an external hard drive for docs, … Continue reading

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Links for spring ::fingers crossed that it will come::

photo credit: Chapendra via photopin cc Creationists may have their own TV show… on Comedy Central. Corgis: they are the new black. The current state of coffee-drinking in America. From the previous link: the Compendious Coffee Chart. A couple about … Continue reading

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This is now.

  ::sob::

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Post-ides links.

photo credit: massdistraction via photopin cc Donkey lamb taxi. Punks on the couch… Amazing knit photos of the day. A glove from The Twilight Zone. I need to make sleeves like this…someday. Ribbed entrelac hat. Celebrities who knit. And more. … Continue reading

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I want to be elected! and stuff.

Yes, it is campaign time here in Polk County. I am running for my fourth two-year term on the county board of supervisors. This is not something that I talk about much here on the blog, but it is consuming … Continue reading

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Update 4. And stuff.

This is why Smokey's sternum and ribs are sore. Link shows the Lucas chest compression system, a device that can do chest compressions at a precise rate and pressure and eliminate the exhausting part of CPR. Smokey seems to have … Continue reading

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Links for “Is winter on the wane yet?”

  photo credit: rkramer62 via photopin cc A sweater to go with that scarf we were all so entranced by last Saturday. I found a new blog. This is awful, so she blogged this the next day to counterbalance it. … Continue reading

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Yee-haw!

Smokey is being discharged this afternoon!

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Update 3.

photo credit: alonso.romero via photopin cc Yes, we are all smiling. Smokey is improving hourly, so much so that Younger Son went back to work today and only stopped in at the hospital during his lunch break, and Elder Son … Continue reading

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