Daily Archives: April 16, 2019

A Thousand Miles from Kansas — A Thousand Miles from Kansas

https://videopress.com/embed/WGcu7jen?hd=0&autoPlay=0&permalink=0&loop=0 Why “A Thousand Miles from Kansas”? Easy. Dwight Yoakam, South Korea, and a yearning for home. via A Thousand Miles from Kansas — A Thousand Miles from Kansas. Worth a read as how he answers the question about the name … Continue reading

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Two Sets of Hot and Cold Water Towers – Kansas Tuesdays April 16, 2019

If you read my Mississippi Mondays yesterday – Ruleville Hot and Cold Water Towers https://upsdownsfamilyhistory.wordpress.com/2019/04/15/ruleville-hot-and-cold-water-towers-mississippi-mondays-april-15-2019/, I decided to check Roadside America today and found Pratt, Kansas https://www.roadsideamerica.com/tip/3488 had water towers named Hot and Cold. After a bit more research to see … Continue reading

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Freeium Cleaner Program – CCleaner

CCleaner https://www.ccleaner.com/ – a freeium program for cleaning stuff off your computer. If you are not familiar with the term freeium, here’s a good definition from Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Freemium Freemium, a portmanteau of the words “free” and “premium”, is a pricing strategy … Continue reading

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Latest DNA Sale Prices April 16, 2019

The biggest change from earlier DNA Sales posts this month has been FindMyPastDNA lowering its sale price from $65 to $59 and some other changes to a handful of other sales. So far, 23andMe, AncestryDNA, FamilyTree DNA (FTDNA), and Geno … Continue reading

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Featured Vlogger of the Week – gabulosis April 16, 2019

When I checked earlier today (April 16. 2019), gabulosis – https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCYEUX8JSgKKbS949SbfK7bg/ has 97 videos on YouTube. She tends to post mostly videos about crime, deaths or murders – solved or unsolved, occasionally conspiracy theories usually related to crime, deaths, or murders, … Continue reading

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New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 15 April 2019

I saw this during my regular search of genealogy websites from the list I mentioned on Some of the Places I Find Articles. You can find the article on New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 15 April 2019: … Continue reading

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$1 Billion (and Counting) Pledged to Games April 2019 Kickstarter Announcement

I saw this announcement on Kickstarter this afternoon – $1 Billion (and Counting) Pledged to Games: https://www.kickstarter.com/blog/1-billion-and-counting-pledged-to-games. If you are not familiar with Kickstarter or similar crowdfunding sources (Indiegogo, GoFundMe, etc.), here’s an easy definition. Crowdfunding definition: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Crowdfunding Crowdfunding is … Continue reading

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