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Apr.12.2011 - 5:03 pm
While not exactly a magazine snob, (I recently bought a Mad Magazine, for pete's sake) I have usually avoided Popular Science because much of what they cover seems unlikely to...
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Mar.16.2011 - 6:07 pm
The tell a story about one of the Rockefellers coming in from the outside, taking off his coat, and simply holding it out to the side and letting go of it, because he knew there...
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Mar.03.2011 - 4:30 pm
For the most part, I have about an average life as far as big events go: births, deaths, marraiges, divorces (someone else's this time, thank you very much) and so on, but for the...
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Feb.05.2011 - 7:10 pm
Recently, I helped my son move into a new place. It was one of those things where he's moving to a bigger house and needs stuff to fill it up, and logistics dictated that we rent...
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Comments from David

Jan.22.2011 - 11:43 pm
In response to: The un-sexiest cause
When it became clear that the end was near, my wife's mother chose to die at home, with no heroic measures taken, but...
Jan.21.2011 - 2:25 pm
In response to: Just Introducing Myself
I was told by someone who ought to know that Redroom has twenty to thirty thousand members. Many of them are published...
Jan.21.2011 - 12:44 am
In response to: Early morning, Avon Walk
There's a bad sports analogy about a player who seems to show up and play hard no matter how bad his toe/ankle/quad/or...
Jan.21.2011 - 12:26 am
In response to: Early morning, Avon Walk
There's a bad sports analogy about a player who seems to show up and play hard no matter how bad his toe/ankle/quad/or...
Jan.16.2011 - 7:01 pm
In response to: In search of discipline
I tend to stay up late at night, and I often have what seems like a good idea and rush to get it down before I forget....