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Ben Affleck Was ''Embarrassed" to Have Slave-Owning Ancestor

Ben Affleck has shared his perspective on the controversy surrounding his appearance on a PBS genealogy show.

In leaked Sony emails it was discovered that the actor had his slave-owning ancestor deleted from his appearance on Finding Your Roots. 203 more words

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Ben Affleck's Ancestor Edited Out of PBS 'Roots' Series

Is it wrong of Ben Affleck to try to hide his family’s past? Due to last week’s posting of leaked Sony emails, we’ve learned that Ben apparently tried to edit out his appearance on the PBS documentary series Finding Your Roots because his ancestors owned slaves. 229 more words

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Brother Cadfael

I had recently found the first Brother Cadfael book for $1.99. I had seen the PBS series before but had never read the books.

First off, what a surprise! 41 more words

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Whack-A-Bone and Other Educational Resources

An acquaintance from up north shared this link today.  It’s a tool for learning the bones of the body—called Whack-A-Bone.  My son tried it and immediately began outscoring me, a retired RN from back in the eighties.   100 more words

Anatomy