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CAC ballot paperwork now revised to show nominations. Here they are

The SKWAWKBOX covered yesterday the omission, against all usual practice, of the number of nominations by CLPs (constituency Labour parties) of the four candidates for two CAC (Conference Arrangements Committee) positions. 282 more words

Smartmodem 1200 and Smartcom II

Although modem users in the UK will be familiar with Hayes protocols, Hayes’ products are still relatively unknown here. Peter Tootill looks at the Smartmodem 1200 and Smartcom II, a terminal program package for Hayes’ or Hayes-compatible modems. 2,215 more words


Forever Grateful For My Happy

I had cried like I didn’t know was humanly possible. I had been sad before, but this was complete heart break, complete devastation, and complete darkness, with no hope. 446 more words

You Are Enough

I watched him from across the room. He was wearing his perfect, un-walked in, black converse. He basically wore them for decoration, but they also kept his ankles steady during physical therapy when he practiced putting weight on his feet. 575 more words

Etched In Stone

The 4th of July has once again come and gone. It has always been one of my favorite holidays. When I was little, I went to an elementary school that drove patriotism hard. 479 more words

Episode 14: All the Presidents' Greyhounds

Many United States presidents had dogs, both before, during, and after their tenures as Presidents of the United States (POTUS). Two of them had greyhounds, including the very first POTUS. 193 more words


Understanding Loss

I remember so clearly, I was 12 years old when a dear family friend’s 9 month old baby was diagnosed with a brain tumor. As a child, I did not understand the devastation of the news. 949 more words