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Texas Friday Nights

Posted by on Sep 17, 2010 in News
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It is a September Friday in Texas. To many this means football. Many people will experience a starry night tonight filled with the sounds of cheers and the smell of fresh cut grass and cooking hotdogs as they gather to cheer on their teams. I’m a fan of this tradition and would like to share …

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The Outside Smell

You Smell Like Outside

Posted by on May 21, 2010 in News, Technology
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For years my family and I have discussed the oddity of the “outside” smell. I just thought this was a common thing. You go outside (especially on a windy day) and you come in smelling like “outside”. It’s kind of a musty, doggy, rankness that permeates you and gets in your clothes. This is especially …

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Patrick Stewart

NYE Knighthood… make it so

Posted by on Dec 31, 2009 in News
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Yes, the Queen of England is conferring the honor of knighthood upon 69-year old Patrick Stewart among others for the New Year. I think this is pretty cool considering the amount of times he has played positions of title on the stage and screen. Now he will be known as “Sir Patrick”… or to those …

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Pride, Prejudice, and Zombies… The Movie

Posted by on Dec 15, 2009 in News
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There’s not much that could make me like Jane Austen books, but I recently purchased the gimmicky new books by Seth Grahame-Smith entitled, “Pride, Prejudice, and Zombies” along with “Sense, Sensibilities, and Seamonsters”.  Both books are the actual abridged text of the popular Jane Austen books, but with a geeky twist.  The “Pride, Prejudice, and Zombies” book obviously …

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