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Clockwork Wings: the Chronicles of Icarus Part 4

Hey guys! Clockwork Wings: the Chronicles of Icarus Part 4 is now available on Amazon.com for only $0.99. You can get part 1 for free if you need to catch up and parts 2-3 are also available for only $0.99. 138 more words

Feminists in New France

To say that the New French were misogynist is like saying Kermit is kinda green or that Elsa the Snow Queen prefers cooler climes*. Major understatement. 331 more words

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July 2014: What a Month!

The sad irony of trying to be a blogger is the more interesting things going on to write about, the less time there is to actually write any of it down.  229 more words


William Friend McMahon is my fifth great grandfather, living from 1776 to 1862. Here is an interesting passage about his conversion from the autobiography of William Stevenson…

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The Legacy of Mary (Sam) Vance, Knitter

The Legacy of Mary (Sam) Vance, Knitter
by Linda C Butler

Traditional skills, such as knitting, connect us to past generations.  I never knew my great grandmother Mary Vance, but she was an expert knitter and I feel that when I knit, I share in her legacy, although we have no direct knitting connection. 395 more words

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Economy: Milton Friedman and Capitalism

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Video: Milton Freedman on Greed

From Rush Limbaugh Radio Show

One sound bite is two minutes of Milton Friedman schooling Phil Donahue and his audience in greed and capitalism and virtue.  829 more words

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