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September 2

September 2, 1933 – The Mickey Mouse Short Film Puppy Love Premieres in Theaters

“Just want to show you what I thought of you!”

On September 2, 1933, the Mickey Mouse short film… 294 more words

Take Back the Basics: Kitchens – Designs, Layouts, and Appliances

Good morning, class. I hope you had a great summer and are prepared to learn this year.

For those who are new, I’m the Culinary Arts and History teacher, Ms. 3,309 more words

America And Food

Teaser Tuesday: September 2

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly book meme originally featured at Should Be Reading. To participate, just open the book you are currently reading to a random page, and choose two ‘teaser’ sentences from somewhere on that page.  131 more words


A Comparison of Persons with Disabilities - 1930's America vs. Putin's Russia

In previous posts, I have mentioned that the conditions in Russia were bad for Joshua.  People with disabilities (especially orphan children) are not even 2nd class citizens there…they are among the worst of the worst…not fully human under Putin’s regime.   569 more words


Playmate (Ida Mae)


Details & photos ex Harold Kidd

Playmate was built by Sam Ford in 1936 for Roy Swales of Epsom. Her original engine was a 2 cylinder National 20hp diesel, later replaced with a Fairbanks Morse while in RNZAF service. 179 more words


S01E12 The Big Goodbye


Rob and Grant discuss ‘The Big Goodbye’, Star Trek’s first ever episode in which the holodeck malfunctions and the crew are trapped within. Picard, Data, Beverly and Whalen(?!) are stuck in the world of Dixon Hill, and we finally get to know the holodeck plot device that Star Trek fans have enjoyed/reviled ever since. 73 more words

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