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Getting 8

iOS 8 arrives on Wednesday, September 17. Remember, like all iOS updates, this is free to everyone who has an Apple device that can use it. In this case, that’s all iPhones from the 4S upwards, all iPads from the … Continue reading

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No, Facebook Messenger Won’t Watch You Take a Shower

(Unless you’re into that sort of thing.) I’ve seen a number of variations of a very click-baity article in my feed over the last few days dealing with Facebook Messenger and how its Terms of Service (TOS) seems to ask … Continue reading

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The Rest of the Family

I’ve written before about my Dad’s exploits in World War II (The Big One.) Here’s what little I can remember of my other relatives. First, I know almost zero about either side of my family’s service before WW2. However, my … Continue reading

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…And I Know… Something Else

I previously wrote about my love affair with “Breaking Bad.” But I have a confession. I was cheating on it. I still am. She’s a neighbor. Incredibly hot. In fact, she posed for Playboy once. You might not expect her … Continue reading

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I Knew Love

I knew love. A deep, profound, boundless love that lifted me, filled me with its light, kept me warm when I was cold, shared wine with me, snuggled with me on the couch, made me laugh, made me feel. And … Continue reading

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Cinco de Mayo and the End of the Confederacy

So I was looking up “Cinco de Mayo” as I have a funny picture to post and I wanted to write something appropriate to go with it. Basically, it’s the celebration of Mexico’s victory over the invading French army at the … Continue reading

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A Quick Panorama

A bad fire (the Colby Fire) is raging to the northeast of Marina del Rey. I sincerely hope that it is extinguished quickly without injury or loss of life and that those responsible are brought to justice. Due to the … Continue reading

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T-Mobile and the iPhone 5: I’m Intrigued

T-Mobile became the last major U.S. cell company to officially support the iPhone today, and they appear to have come up with a pretty sweet deal. Typically, every cell phone from every carrier is sold at a subsidized price. The … Continue reading

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