Daily Archives: 08 October 8, 2007

Wow . . .

Tony Romo threw 5 interceptions and lost a fumble. The Cowboys were down by 8 with less than two minutes to go, scores a touchdown, doesn’t convert the two point conversion, covers an on-side kick, has a catch overturned, makes … Continue reading


Penny and Me

Do you remember the movie Cast Away where Tom Hanks is stranded on a tropical island?  His character, Chuck Noland, is the only human on the island; and at one point he gets so lonely and depressed he starts to talk to … Continue reading


Wal-Mart Store Openings from 1962 – 2004

The University of Minnesota’s Thomas Holmes Movie of Wal-Mart Store Openings, illustrating each store opening in the United States from 1962 to 2004. From The Diffusion of Wal-Mart and Economies of Density.  Link

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Senator Larry Craig’s Super Tuber

Super Tuber is a great snack that uses one of my favorite vegetables: The Idaho Potato. Of course, I suppose any type of potato could be used, but I cannot guarantee that a Super Tuber made with anything but a … Continue reading

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Candidates Have Their Say on Obama’s Decision Not to Wear Flag Pin

Barack Obama may choose not to wear an American flag pin on his lapel, but many of the presidential contender’s political rivals say they wouldn’t leave home without one. Article

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Meet Van Moth, the artist who paints with bugs


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