Daily Archives: February 14, 2019

Wreck of USS Hornet Found

Updated February 15, 2019: added link to Paul Allen website about finding the Hornet. When I use Firefox, it often shows random links to check out. This morning one of the random links mentioned the wreck of World War II … Continue reading

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MyHeritage Marriage Records Free February 10 – 17, 2019; New Historical Records Added in January 2019

I received an e-mail about this a little bit ago. Free Access to Marriage Records for Valentine’s Day The greatest love story is not from the movies or a book, but from our own lives. To celebrate Valentine’s Day, we … Continue reading

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New Bundle of Holding, Fanatical.com, Humble Bundle, and Other Game Sales

Some new items for Bundle of Holding, Fanatical.com, Humble Bundle, and Other Gaming  Sales. Civilization VI Gathering Storm out – see below as one of the offers includes Civilization VI and the other one doesn’t include Civilization VI. Bundle of … Continue reading

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AncestryDNA Updates Rolling Out

According to some reports, the following items have been rolled out to some individuals and should be rolled out to all AncestryDNA testers at some point: Sort by relationship level The ability to create and modify groups Filter by contact … Continue reading

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Genetic Genealogy — Dusty Roots & Forgotten Treasures

How to use GEDmatch to take research to the next level. via Genetic Genealogy — Dusty Roots & Forgotten Treasures.

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Divination Dice Kickstarter Campaign Update

Disclaimer: I have backed this campaign for a small amount (less than $20).  An update on the Divination Dice Kickstarter Campaign that I mentioned here – Crowdfunding Trick at Campaign Start. You can view the campaign at https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/dougoutcrafts/divination-dice-set-relaunch-by-dougoutcrafts. The campaign … Continue reading

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UFO Museum – Roswell, New Mexico

When I was on Bing earlier, the suggestions included this link about the UFO Museum: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/new-mexico/unique-attraction-nm/. This is not the only UFO Museum on the planet, but it is probably the most comprehensive one. The museum‘s official website is https://www.roswellufomuseum.com/. … Continue reading

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Tabletop Tuesday – Going Diceless — Pop Culture Uncovered

Dice have become synonymous with role-playing games, from appearing in logos to references in podcast names to the titles of books. As the first tabletop RPG, D&D, used polyhedral dice, it’s understandable why dice would become a standard for random … Continue reading

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Historical Marker Database

I don’t remember when I first came across this website, https://www.hmdb.org/, but it has been a blessing. From their About Us page: https://www.hmdb.org/about.asp: This website is an illustrated searchable online catalog of historical information viewed through the filter of roadside … Continue reading

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Happy Valentine’s Day February 14, 2019

Happy Valentine’s Day 2019. Hope you have a great day today.

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