Monthly Archives: November 2010

US Government Seizes Domains

In an article reported on http://www.drudgereport.com/ our very own government has decided in its infinite wisdom that “it” has the right and authority to seize domain names in the interest of copyright protection. Rather than simply re-state the particulars, I … Continue reading

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Mom’s Pontiac Bonneville

Throughout the years, almost every car Mom owned had been selected by my Dad or myself.  From the 1968 and 1972 Catalina sedans, the 1976 Buick LeSabre and 1978 Oldsmobile Cutlass Salon, and a short lived Pontiac Phoenix.  There was … Continue reading

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Secret treasures

Mom was a packrat.  When she left this world for a better place we found many pieces of her love tucked away in boxes and drawers.  Five years later I finally had the courage to venture into an old desk … Continue reading

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Columbia Avenue, Warwick, RI.

The house was ordinary by any standard, however when it belongs to grandparents it becomes special, especially when my Dad and his brother shared the room upstairs as children. It was the first house I ever saw that had an … Continue reading

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Verizon has a math problem.

Verizon has decided they can charge me for bandwidth that I provide on their behalf. At my primary location the cellular service Verizon provides is spotty at best.  I have watched the service bars drop to none while my phone … Continue reading

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Where has America gone?

Two headlines I read today:  “Orange county barbershops raided by armed county sheriffs for license violations.” “Airport security fondles women and children during security checks.” I remember as a cub scout standing on the roof of the Portland Maine airport … Continue reading

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