Category Archives: Facebook

Gaming Sunday Week of October 21, 2018

Updated October 22, 2018: added Americana RPG Kickstarter campaign and Dyson Logos Patreon’s page, and removed several bundles and deals that ended. Added a new color scheme to denote projects or bundles: Purple. Orange to denote different sections: Backerkit, Kickstarter, … Continue reading

Posted in Board Games, Bundle of Holding, DNA, DriveThru RPG, Facebook, Fanatical.com, Gaming, Gaming Sunday, Humble Bundle, Kickstarter, Middle Earth, RPGs, Steve Jackson Games, Wargaming | 1 Comment

Starlite Drive-In May Get Reprieve

On Monday of this week, the owner of the Starlite Drive-in let employees know it was closing down. An auction of its equipment is planned for mid-November 2018. It’s the last drive-in south central Kansas and one of only four … Continue reading

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Genetic Genealogy Ireland 2018 Sessions to Be Live Streamed in Their Facebook Group

If you want to see the sessions streamed live from the Genetic Genealogy Ireland 2018 (runs from October 19 – 21, 2018) sessions, you need to join their Facebook group –¬†https://www.facebook.com/groups/geneticgenealogyireland/ if you aren’t going to be in Dublin for … Continue reading

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Amazon Only vs. Going Wide

This is slightly different than most of my posts, but I received an e-mail today from an author who was kicked off Amazon. She violated one of the numerous restrictions that Amazon places on those authors who opt to be … Continue reading

Posted in Amazon, Author, Backerkit, EBay, ebooks, Facebook, FB Page, Google Books, iBooks, Instagram, Kickstarter, Kobo, Social Media, YouTube | Leave a comment

Middle-Earth Meets World War I

Before I get to why I chose the title for the post, how often would you associate Middle-Earth from Lord of the Rings (LOTR) with World War I? If you are not familiar with J. R. R. Tolkien‘s personal history, … Continue reading

Posted in Facebook, History, Middle Earth, Military History, Social Media, World War I | Leave a comment

Why Do I Share Different Amounts of DNA? Blaine T. Bettinger YouTube Video

Blaine T. Bettinger, the Genetic Genealogist, has created a YouTube video (12 minutes long) titled: Why Don’t I Share the Same Amount of DNA With Cousin X at Every Company? –¬†https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Veb6vn_BFRY He created the video since the question comes up … Continue reading

Posted in 23andMe, AncestryDNA, DNA, Facebook, FamilyTree DNA, GEDmatch, MyHeritage DNA, Social Media, The Genetic Genealogist, YouTube | Leave a comment

Smarter Hobby Review of Best Genealogical DNA Tests

I saw this link posted in the International Society of Genetic Genealogy (ISOGG) Facebook group. You can view the link at https://www.smarterhobby.com/genealogy/best-dna-test/. It talks about six (6) DNA tests (23andMe, AncestryDNA, FamilyTree DNA/FTDNA, Geno 2.0 Next, LivingDNA, and MyHeritageDNA) although … Continue reading

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