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Twenty years ago, a mash made in heaven

It was the summer of 1992, and Steve McCarthy and his wife were having one of those vacations.

The couple had flown to Ireland all the way from Oregon, and rented a car in Dublin. 962 more words


Pioneers Develop Jewelry to Stop Rapists

How well do tools like rape whistles and pepper spray actually help prevent sexual assault? If you look at the statistics — like how nearly one in five women and one in 71 men have reported experiencing rape at some time in their lives, according to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention — you might not think so much. 284 more words



On the morning of April 7, 1997, Kirby Shyer, the owner of the recently shuttered Zip City brewpub at Fifth Avenue and 18th Street in Manhattan, poured 3,100 gallons of Belgian tripel down a sewer drain. 902 more words


How the beer 'to have with dinner' got the ball rolling

Matthew Reich’s goal for his New Amsterdam amber lager in the summer of 1982 was fairly modest.

Here it was in a nutshell, according to the business plan that the Hearst Magazines executive and wine aficionado drew up: “To sell 4,000 cases per month by the end of the first operating year; 6,000 cases per month by the end of the second year; and 8,000 by the end of the third year.” 519 more words


1 The Trinity Doctrine

By John Thiel, Removing Delusions and Fallacies Series, mp3

Scripture reading: Ephesians 4:4 one body, and one Spirit, even as ye are called in one hope of your calling; 5 One Lord, one faith, one baptism, 6 One God and Father of all, who above all, and through all, and in you all. 5,607 more words

Divine Service Sermons

Waterfalls Old Homesteads and Fun Stuff

Here are a variety of pics from some exploring the few days enjoy! 106 more words


Balearic Mix #45 The Original Balearic Classics 

Barefoot In The Head

A few pics from the early years of Ibiza that capture the original Balearic spirt:

I have put together a selection of some of the original Café Del Mar / Balearic classics as played in the early wide eyed days of sound-tracked sunsets on the white isle. 102 more words