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Traffic Alert: Bouquet Canyon Road to Experience Closures for SoCal Edison Work

Southern California Edison will be completing scheduled work to replace a large utility pole at the intersection of Bouquet Canyon Road and Seco Canyon Road… 140 more words

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Thomas A. Edison: Invention as a Cognitive Process

On the 29th of November 1877, Thomas Edison, an American inventor and businessman, demonstrated his phonograph for the first time. It is difficult for us to imagine the kind of stir it caused as we have become so used to listening to music in practically every sphere of our everyday life that we take it for granted; we hear music at home, walking down the street, in shops and supermarkets, pubs and nightclubs or even public toilets! 954 more words


Film: The Kinetoscope Films of Edison

The earliest film often listed by film guides is “A Trip to the Moon” (1902). However, it was preceded by about a decade by the some of the first moving images seen by a large number of people. 216 more words


Pen of the Day: Custom Edison

Custom Edison with medium nib.  Brian Gray made me this Edison in tortoise lucite in a clipless cigar style.  It features one of Edison’s excellent gold nibs in medium, which is positively cushy. 99 more words

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27th November - On This Day In History


1756 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (composer)


1986 L Ron Hubbard (founder – Church of Scientology)

On This Day:

1880 Thomas Edison patents “electric incandescent lamp” 11 more words


by Paul Smith

We had a fan in the upstairs window. Father said it would draw in the air, pull it through the house and make it cool. 342 more words

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As you know, my friends, I am in the midst of, in all modesty, THE GREATEST KICKSTARTER CAMPAIGN since Hercules asked for a little help to buy a squeegee for his Augean Stables project. 207 more words

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