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latest news 

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2018.11.11on gaming: Destiny 2: Forsaken -- Hellas Basin
I'm So Sick of Mars

2018.11.06on the nation: Commentary: The Origins of Conservativism?Sen. Cruz and Rep. O'Rourke. Image Credit: ABC News
Tolerance for Change


this week in halfgk history for 11/18 - 11/24

2017.11.23on family life: On Giving Thanks at Thanksgiving

2017.11.18on the nation: Former Secretary Clinton and Uranium One

2016.11.24on tech: Well Played, Laurel

2016.11.18on laurel: Starting Diet Phase 3; Six inches gone from Waist and Hips

on health: Well, I Lost Some Weight Too

2015.11.23on kids: NOBODY does that

2015.11.22on kids: Maxwell's Silver Hammer

2015.11.20on gaming: Star Wars Battlefront

2013.11.23on kids: Good Talk

2013.11.22on K2 blackpearl development: Use AD Groups for Feature Restriction in InfoPath Forms

2013.11.21on kids: Keep Your Address Current, Kids

on kids: FEEL the Eye Roll

on kids: Shopping is ALWAYS a Good Decision

2013.11.20on kids: When I Can Handle It

2013.11.19on kids: On Motivation

2012.11.23on fitness: That's a Really Good Feeling

on tech: Do I Dare Buy My Mother an e-Reader?

2012.11.22on fitness: Thanksgiving

on books: Revisiting e-Readers: Contemplating a Return to Kindle

on tech: Revisiting e-Readers: Contemplating a Return to Kindle

2012.11.20on fitness: Atkins: 216.0 Again!

on tech: Installing Parallels on the MBP

2011.11.21system maintenance: Yikes! Some badly needed content updates!

2010.11.23on tech: iPhone, iPad updates to 4.2.1 go without a hitch!

2010.11.21on books: David Rakoff's Half Empty

2009.11.22on books: Holidays On Ice!

2007.11.24on automotive: Starting to think about replacing my current car. It's seven model-years ol...

on music: Been getting into classic Journey lately (think Infinity, Departure and the...

on books: Picked up the first of the Harry Potter series in audiobook. I bought the b...

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