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Reclaiming Our African Roots – FamilySearch August 23, 2019

I found this today on FamilySearch –Reclaiming Our African Roots – FamilySearch August 23, 2019: https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/reclaiming-our-african-roots/ Reclaiming Our African Roots is an initiative to make over 25 million records of African ancestors available and easily searchable online. To make this … Continue reading

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Eyewitness to history: Who was Elton C. Fay? — theleansubmariner

Eyewitness to history: Who was Elton C. Fay? Elton C. Fay, was an Associated Press reporter who covered the Pentagon from the days of World War II to the Vietnam War. His death was recorded in a common obituary and … Continue reading

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Why Star Trek Paywall Series Need to Fail – August 24, 2019

I made the point a while back on why paywall series need to fail, Why STD (Star Trek Discovery) Needs To Fail January 20, 2018. It’s sad that not many bloggers or vloggers took up the cause. The point I … Continue reading

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Fill in Your Brazil Family Tree—First Steps – FamilySearch August 24, 2019

I saw this on FamilySearch earlier today – Fill in Your Brazil Family Tree—First Steps – FamilySearch August 24, 2019: https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/brazil-genealogy-family-tree/. The easiest way to begin your Brazil genealogy is to start with your own documents and what you already … Continue reading

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Oxford Comma Dispute Is Settled as Maine Drivers Get $5 Million

Standard Disclaimer: I am not an attorney and any comments I post are not intended, nor should they be construed, as legal advice. If you need legal advice, please consult a legal expert who is familiar with the area of … Continue reading

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My Top 20 Films (Special 200th Blog Post!) — Daniel Robinson: From Reel to Real

SO, just like that, my blog has hit the major milestone of 200 posts! To celebrate this, I thought I’d write about my 200 favourite films. Then, like any sane person, I immediately decided I’d divide that number by 10 … Continue reading

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Brother Cops – 23andMe August 23, 2019

I saw this on 23andMe today – Brother Cops: https://blog.23andme.com/23andme-customer-stories/brother-cops/. It had to be more than just chance that Dave Stull and Eric Reynolds became cops. –snip– Looking back now Eric reckons, it’s the DNA. He might be on to … Continue reading

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Bluebird of Bitterness – Featured Blogger of the Week August 23, 2019

For this week’s Featured Blogger of the Week, I went with Bluebird of Bitterness – https://bluebirdofbitterness.com/. Her blog has various levels of humor and probably should be considered Not Suitable For Work (NSFW). It tends to have some innuendo so … Continue reading

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10 Totally Free Microsoft Word Alternatives For Writers – August 7, 2019

I found this article – 10 Totally Free Microsoft Word Alternatives For Writers – August 7, 2019: https://justpublishingadvice.com/10-totally-free-microsoft-word-alternatives-for-writers/. I was familiar with some of the alternatives as I use Libre Office now. I find it indirectly as I first found a … Continue reading

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MyHeritage Adds French Record Collection: Nord Civil Marriage Records, 1792–1937 MyHeritage – August 22, 2019

I saw this today – MyHeritage Adds French Record Collection: Nord Civil Marriage Records, 1792–1937 : https://blog.myheritage.com/2019/08/myheritage-adds-french-record-collection-nord-civil-marriage-records-1792-1937/. A robust collection of 5.4 million civil records of marriages (1792–1937) in the department of Nord is now available in MyHeritage SuperSearch™. This … Continue reading

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