Daily Archives: April 7, 2021

Recently Added and Updated Collections on Ancestry – 6 April 2021

I checked recently and saw new updates – Ancestry.com – Recently Added and Updated Collections on Ancestry – 6 April, 2021: https://www.ancestry.com/cs/recent-collections. Only including updates after 31 March, 2021. I try to check every day or two since they can … Continue reading

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Happy 82nd Birthday U. S. Maritime Service April 7, 2021

Happy 82nd Birthday U. S. Maritime Service April 7, 2021. Official website – https://www.maritime.dot.gov Wikipedia article – https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_States_Maritime_Service. The parent agency is the Department of Transportation: https://www.transportation.gov/.

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Ship Geek – Featured Vlogger of the Week – April 7, 2021

I chose Ship Geek: https://www.youtube.com/c/shipgeek as this week’s Featured Vlogger of the Week.  The YouTube channel has 3.54K subscribers; 8 Videos; Joined Aug 9, 2019; 375,436 views  About page: https://www.youtube.com/c/shipgeek/about Description:  Hello there, I’m Sam! Like most ship geeks, the Titanic was … Continue reading

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An Interstellar Visitor Had a Sad Story to Tell – The Atlantic April 6, 2021

I saw this today on The Atlantic – An Interstellar Visitor Had a Sad Story to Tell: https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2021/04/comet-has-spent-its-existence-almost-entirely-alone/618518/. Much longer article. MARINA KOREN April 6, 2021 In 2019, Gennady Borisov, an amateur astronomer in Crimea, discovered his seventh comet. This … Continue reading

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5 Things You Need to Know Before Starting A Book Blog — Drizzle & Hurricane Books

My decision to start a book blog came randomly at me one evening in my student’s bedroom almost 7 years ago, now. I don’t regret hitting that button on the good old wordpress.com back in November 2014 and creating, what … Continue reading

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Cancelling Auto-Renewing Subscriptions – April 7, 2021

When I purchased my TracFone from HSN last month, I was told it came with two subscriptions that I had to cancel or they would auto-renew. Near as I can tell, neither has been activated as neither showed up in … Continue reading

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New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 5 April 2021

I saw this on FamilySearch today – New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of 5 April 2021: https://media.familysearch.org/new-free-historical-records-on-familysearch-week-of–5-april-2021/. Over 500 words, but scroll through the list to see if something interests you. Find more of your ancestors on FamilySearch this week in … Continue reading

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10 Self-Care Products I Love — Battle Kim of the Republic

I don’t pretend to be an influencer in any way. I don’t have this fantasy where I think I’m more important than I am. But I have found these products that make my life a little bit easier and a … Continue reading

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Dark Shadows 1966-1971 Entire Cast Tribute – YouTube I Miss The Past

I saw this recently – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gU4VssETqcQ Direct link: Dark Shadows 1966-1971 Entire Cast Tribute https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gU4VssETqcQ (about 48:09 minutes long)

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Khraniteli: The Soviet take on Lord of the Rings – BBC April 6, 2021 – Weirdness Wednesdays April 7, 2021

I saw this recently on BBC – Khraniteli: The Soviet take on Lord of the Rings: https://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-56641258 . Decided it was an unusual addition to this week’s Weirdness Wednesday post. Slightly longer article, but here’s a brief synopsis. I didn’t … Continue reading

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