Daily Archives: February 8, 2019

Reports of Sporadic Issues with Ancestry.com

I am seeing a growing number of people on social media, mostly Facebook, reporting issues with accessing Ancestry.com – https://www.ancestry.com/. I logged earlier and it worked fine for me. That doesn’t mean it works well for everybody. This issues typically … Continue reading

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Featured Blogger of the Week – Applegate Genealogy February 8, 2019

I started Following Applegate Genealogy – https://applegategenealogy.wordpress.com/ around late November or early December 2018. At least my first re-blog of a post by her was this one: Feeling Grateful — Applegate Genealogy (I posted it on December 11, 2018; she … Continue reading

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Man Trying to Sue Parents for Having Him Without Getting His Consent

I saw this posted on Facebook today. In this case, a man in India is trying to sue his parents for not getting his consent from him before he was conceived. Definitely a “I Haven’t Seen It All” winner. https://www.wspa.com/news/man-wants-to-sue-parents-for-giving-birth-to-him-without-consent-/1765688609Continue reading

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Crowdfunding Follow-ups and Additional Suggestions

Updated February 8, 2019 with new information from DougOutCrafts. An update on an earlier Kickstarter dice campaign: New Kickstarter Dice Campaign. He hit his goal in 9.5 hours: https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/edmonton/ice-cream-dice-edmonton-marc-schubert-1.5011067. Here’s the Kicktraq for it: http://www.kicktraq.com/projects/icecreamdice/ice-cream-dice/. Another Kickstarter dice campaign that got … Continue reading

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Banana Ketchup and Maria Orosa, a Taal scientist who invented it — Subli

My son texted me one night before coming home and asked if we had fries. I said I only had sweet potato fries in the freezer and he told me to cook it. I did. I thought he would make … Continue reading

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WordPress Stats Guessing Game

Below stats are from February 4, 2019. Will update with new stats shortly. I have to wonder what WordPress IT personnel are doing when it comes to my blog‘s Stats page. They say I have 106 Followers, but when I … Continue reading

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Game Review – Nuclear War by Flying Buffalo Card Game

You can learn more about the Nuclear War card game at Flying Buffalo’s Nuclear War section: http://www.flyingbuffalo.com/nucwar.htm. You can also read about it on Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nuclear_War_(card_game). I call it a soda and pretzels game, some would substitute an alcoholic beverage … Continue reading

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FindMyPast Fridays February 8, 2019

I checked mid-afternoon on Thursday and FindMyPast Fridays has been posted. I am scheduling it for early Friday morning. You can visit it at https://blog.findmypast.com/findmypast-friday-2628290881.html. It seems a bit light compared to past Friday updates, in terms of sections updated. … Continue reading

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