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FamilyTree DNA Story On Dateline June 17, 2018 6 PM US Central Time

I noticed on FamilyTree DNA’s (FTDNA) website they are to be featured on Dateline tomorrow (June 17, 2018) 6 PM U.S. Central Time. You can learn more about it at https://www.nbcnews.com/dateline/video/dateline-sunday-preview-father-s-day-1254755907951. A woman from Washington State takes a DNA test, … Continue reading

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DNA Court Case Winding Its Way Through the Courts

In this article – https://gizmodo.com/how-a-legal-brawl-between-two-rich-guys-could-change-ho-1824191082, a court case involving DNA could answer some questions about DNA and privacy as well as clear up some other legal issues when it comes to DNA. There have been a number of DNA cases … Continue reading

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B-29 Doc Adds 3 New Summer 2018 Tour Stops

Doc, one of only two flying B-29 bombers added three new tour stops to its Summer 2018 calendar. Doc is based in Wichita, Kansas and the full 2018 tour list can be found at http://www.b-29doc.com/events/. You can learn more about … Continue reading

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In Honor and Memory of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising

To honor and remember those who participated in the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising, I offer this blog post. Lest we forget and history repeat itself yet again. Here are some overviews of the uprising: https://www.ushmm.org/outreach/en/article.php?ModuleId=10007745, https://www.ushmm.org/wlc/en/article.php?ModuleId=10005188, and http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/the-warsaw-ghetto-uprising. Here’s the Wikipedia … Continue reading

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Family Tree DNA Y-500 Results Finally In

I posted about my Y-500 update recently. When I checked today, my Big Y section had been renamed to Y-500 (roughly 561 Y-STRs markers were looked at in Y-500, but 9 of mine have – instead of a value so … Continue reading

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Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS) and Me

Apparently, I developed this condition,¬†Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS), many years ago and didn’t know it. It would flare up every 5 or 6 years for a couple of months, then go dormant. The original diagnosis was either tendonitis or bursitis and … Continue reading

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Blessed Resurrection Sunday

Blessed Resurrection Sunday and lest people forget, Jesus is the reason AND THE ONLY REASON for the season. If you are adding anything or anybody other than Jesus Christ to today’s celebration of Resurrection Sunday, then you need to re-think … Continue reading

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