Category Archives: Facebook

The Sixth Most Funded Kickstarter Campaign Winding Down July 18, 2019

For a long time I had never been the first to back a Kickstarter campaign. One day I noticed a Facebook post that was several hours old announcing a new Kickstarter campaign. When I checked on it, the number of … Continue reading

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Tello, Twigby, and Ting Cost Comparison – Sprint CDMA

Disclosure: Note: I am a current Tello customer (one line PAYGO, one line $9.00 plan – total charge $9.60/billing cycle for unlimited talk and text, 500 MB LTE with unlimited 2G after the LTE runs out) as well as a … Continue reading

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Disclosing Your Employment Or Other Relationship When You Are Responding on Social Media / Blogging / Vlogging

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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Animal DNA Testing Companies July 16, 2019

This is an update to my April 2019 post – Animal DNA Testing Companies. Some of the companies have tests on Amazon.com or GroupOn. Prices can vary significantly between the different Animal DNA companies. Also, what’s available at each company … Continue reading

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The Little Known Feature on Patreon That I am Determined to Exploit. — Sam H Arnold

And how you can, to diversify your writing. Patreon has a follow button, did you know that? No, I didn’t, not until a couple of weeks ago when I was browsing through my patrons and found a lone follower. By … Continue reading

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Great Cycle Challenge Update July 5, 2019

The Challenge ended June 30, 2019. Here is the final tally from the website: $8,367,293 Raised 80,329 Riders 4,284,898 miles Ridden   I broke 126.0 miles of my 120 mile goal, https://greatcyclechallenge.com/Riders/PaulSmith1. I did not make the recommended $500 donation … Continue reading

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Update on My Oldest Brother – Out of the Hospital After 31 Days

I received a Facebook message from my oldest brother yesterday. He’s finally out of the V. A. Hospital after 31 days of being there for MRSA. I posted about him on June 12, 2019 –  Prayers for My Brother Fighting … Continue reading

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Happy Canada Day 2019

Happy Canada Day 2019 – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Canada_day. I meant to post this earlier, but lost the post when I had to restart Firefox one time too many. One of my first penpals many decades ago was from Medstead, Saskatchewan. I lost … Continue reading

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Bring Waffle House to Wichita, Kansas Campaign June 27, 2019

I saw this in my daily e-mail yesterday from the local newspaper, If Wichita ever gets a Waffle House, we may have this woman to thank: https://www-1.kansas.com/entertainment/restaurants/dining-with-denise-neil/article231991572.html. The woman is the adult daughter of one of the Wichita Eagle‘s editorial writers. … Continue reading

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Kincrawler Closed Down May 19, 2019

If you weren’t familiar with kincrawler.com (link doesn’t work), it was a genealogy version of a search engine/web crawler. I was poking around on Facebook last night and saw a comment that it had shut down. If you go to … Continue reading

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