Daily Archives: July 25, 2018

Thank You for the Happy Birthday Greetings on Social Media

For those wishing me a Happy Birthday on Facebook, Twitter, MySpace (yes, I still have a MySpace account even if I am not too active on it), thank you. This should post on my Facebook, Twitter, and a few other … Continue reading

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Remains Found in Jamestown May Be Early Settler

I saw a link to a Washington Post article on the subject, but it immediately sends me to a subscription page if I want to view it. A quick search using a search engine gave me this alternative: http://www.dailypress.com/features/history/dp-nws-jamestown-dig-20180724-story.html. Here’s … Continue reading

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Video of Diving B-29 in Lake Mead

Diving the B-29 in Lake Mead is no longer allowed (diving last stopped in January 2018), but it had been allowed in the past. In case you’re wondering how a B-29 wound up in Lake Mead, here’s the story: https://www.nps.gov/lake/learn/historic-b-29-bomber.htm. … Continue reading

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Genes for Good Facebook App

When I first heard about the Genes for Good DNA test, the University of Michigan was only offering a chance for a free DNA kit with a maximum cap of 20,000 free DNA kits. To qualify (this was several years … Continue reading

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