Archive | July, 2009

Great Sale on Cryo-Cell Services!

July 24, 2009

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Have you heard about the amazing things the medical establishment is doing with stem cells? I’m not talking about embryonic stem cells– I am 110% against killing off life to “harvest” their parts. I’m talking about the safe and honest practice of stem cell collection from umbilical cord blood. I think it’s amazing. I know […]

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High Speed Bullet Photography

July 24, 2009

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Absolutely amazing! Not only do you need a super camera, but great aim! This photo is spectacular! I love this one, too. Oh gee, I love them all! There are lots of bullets going through 

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A Little Thought About Download.com

July 24, 2009

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I have just a LEEEETTLE bitty suggestion to the dudes who run Download.com (the C|Net folks): Don’t ya think that by now you should get rid of all those software programs that will only run on Windows 95 and 98? Hello?! :duncehat: Download.com is one of my favorite websites, I go there to find new […]

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Attention Kmart Shoppers!

July 23, 2009

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Did you know that there is something VERY disconcerting about hearing your high school prom songs on the radio, and the DJ announcing them as “oldies.” :hmph: Hey bub, I ain’t THAT old! If you are over the age of 35, you may feel this way, too. But I will admit that there ARE some, […]

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Jupiter, Our Celestial Vacuum Cleaner

July 23, 2009

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Well, it’s TRUE, in SO many words… Mystery impact leaves Earth-size mark on Jupiter An amateur astronomer in Australia noticed the new mark — seen through telescopes as a dark spot — on the planet early Monday and tipped off scientists at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) in Pasadena, California, who then confirmed it was […]

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A Handy-Dandy Campus Ready App

July 22, 2009

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Got kids getting ready for college? Are you scared? I have to admit– I am! I have two kids on the brink, and my knees are knocking! It is SO COMPLICATED and SO SO COSTLY. Tests, applications, financial papers, going bankrupt…. gah! Isn’t there ANYTHING to make this easier and less expensive?! Actually there is. […]

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TWFW: Persist

July 22, 2009

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Which of you shall have a friend, and go to him at midnight and say to him, “Friend, lend me three loaves; for a friend of mine has come to me on his journey, and I have nothing to set before him”; and he will answer from within and say, “Do not trouble me; the […]

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Warning: 80s Flashback Ahead!

July 21, 2009

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Found a TOTALLY cool blog: Sleevenotes at www.991.typepad.com. It’s A Blog about Collecting Rare Vinyl 7″, 12″ . It’s the blog accompaniment (literally!) to the popular 991.com online store, the classic collectibles music store that tracks down and sells very rare music (LPs and CDs) and music memorabilia. If you are into music, any kind […]

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My 160-Year Old Aunt

July 21, 2009

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That’s her. Her name is was Lydia. She was the sister of my great-great grandfather. That photo was taken probably sometime in the 1880 or so, when she was about 23 or 24 years old. I think about her sometimes. Today I was tooling around with Twitter, following more folks and checking out profiles and […]

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Perspective

July 20, 2009

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It’s all a matter of perspective. see more Lolcats and funny pictures

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