Monthly Archives: August 2007

Will Return Tuesday Sept 4

It’s my birthday and I’ll blog if I want to – but the thing is, I don’t want to.  I’m taking a break from blogging and plan on enjoying a five day weekend.  Sorry to disappoint.

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The Key That Would Have Saved The Titanic

It was perhaps the most catastrophic lapse of memory in history, costing more than 1,500 lives.A sailor called David Blair forgot to leave behind a key as the Titanic set off on its maiden voyage. Without it, his shipmates were … Continue reading

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Karl Rove Gets Punked

Deputy Chief of Staff Karl Rove’s car, Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2007, after someone wrapped the car in plastic wrap and put eagles and stickers, including one with I love Obama on it. The car was parked on White House grounds. … Continue reading

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An Open Letter to Subway

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Thrillvania

My Bible Community is planning events for the fall, and one of the choices is a corn field maze.  The one WifeGeeding and I use to go wasn’t open last year, so while looking for alternatives I ran across Thrillvania … Continue reading

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For all those in church media

I would like to recommend Collide magazine: Link I know a lot of you in church media are readers of BON, such as all the Tech, No Babel readers.  For those of you interested in writing an article about the church … Continue reading

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Recommended Recipes From Governors

Our elected officials share some of their favorite recipes, many featuring foods special to the part of the country they so proudly represent. You can find interesting recipes from soups to desserts, award winning recipes and family favorites. Link “Unfortunately” … Continue reading

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A Collection of Yawning Rats

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Current Poll Results: Sitcome

If you could bring back one sitcome to come back on the air, it would be Cheers: 7% (9) Seinfeld: 25% (34) Friends: 13% (18) Golden Girls: 4% (5) Small Wonder1: 1% (2) Friends1: 2% (3) The Wonder Years1: 4% … Continue reading

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Methodists Love Amazing Grace

Here is the list of the top twenty favorites from 2006. There are actually twenty-two titles because of virtual ties in the voting for numbers ten and fourteen. “Amazing Grace” “Here I Am, Lord” “How Great Thou Art” “O for … Continue reading

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The State Fair of Texas is a month away

Here’s a nice little article about the food at the fair.   I haven’t heard of fried avacado.  But I’d rather stick to the basics, like a turkey leg.

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10 Surprising Uses For Aspirin

For instance you can use it for pimples: Crush an aspirin tablet and add a little water to make a paste. Cover the pimple with this paste and after a few minutes rinse it off. The pimple will be less … Continue reading

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