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The Avengers: Age of Ultron movie is out, and apparently it’s doing very well. I did my part by seeing the film twice (continuing education credits for my geek certification). 859 more words

Tonight's Coping Mechanism: Peggy Olson's Swagger

She walks in redefining walk, wearing sunglasses like she doesn’t know it, carrying her dead boss’s Japanese erotica—The Dream of the Fisherman’s Wife—and her personals into the new office, the new maze of 1970s men and smoke and copy—copy that’s not hers and could never be (but don’t tell the men that)—carrying her personals like its not personal but it definitely is, because it’s work, and it’s her, and it’s good. 66 more words

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The Extended Family of Ovidia Kristine Olesdatter (1866-1956)

Recently I discovered that Norway has allowed online access to a wide variety of genealogical documents (parish record, census records, tax records, probate documents, etc) that would allow me to dig much more deeply into the past of my Norwegian family.  4,246 more words


g24 | it started out SO well . . .

Mariners 4 | Astros 11

THREE homers in the 2nd inning?!? And, you figured they were off and running.

Unfortunatley, Tai’s part didn’t go as planned :-( 432 more words


g23 | what a difference one pitch makes . . .

Mariners 3 | Astros 4

Not that this is all on Roenis, not by a LONG shot.
Once again, the hitters HAD THEIR CHANCES but, 467 more words


g20 | the HAPPiness continues!

Mariners 2 | Rangers 1

Nice to have the series in the bag with Felix up next and a decent shot at the first sweep! 301 more words