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House of Flags Museum, Columbus – North Carolina Thursdays September 17, 2020

For this week’s North Carolina Thursdays post, I decided to look around Columbus, Polk County. There were a number of places that sounded interesting. I went with House of Flags Museum – https://houseofflags.org/. I felt it was a good choice … Continue reading

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Harvey County Historical Museum and Historical Society, Newton – Kansas Tuesdays September 15, 2020

As I continue my westward trek across Kansas this week, I started moving south as I zigzag through the state. I saw Wakeeney in Trego County and went looking for what’s to see or do in the area. I came … Continue reading

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How Will The President Harding DNA Court Case Turn Out? – September 14, 2020

Here’s the article – Warren Harding: Grandson of former US president asks to exhume his remains: https://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-54146221. The article is about 478 words long. I am curious as to how the courts will rule on this case. Since there has … Continue reading

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2020 Road Trip Photos #21: Legends of the “I Dood It” Guy — Midlife Crisis Crossover!

Throughout our years of travel we’ve visited a variety of specialized museums off the beaten paths, institutions of all sizes that focused intensely on subjects we know a little about, subjects firmly within our respective wheelhouses, and subjects about which … Continue reading

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Cherokee County Historical Museum, Murphy – North Carolina Thursdays September 10, 2020

Updated with corrected links – September 17, 2020 For this week’s North Carolina Thursdays post, I chose to look around Murphy, Cherokee County. There were several places that sounded interesting. I went with Cherokee County Historical Museum – http://www.cherokeecounty-nc.gov/183/Historical-Museum. I … Continue reading

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Florida Mall Puts Masked Mannequins on Non-Working Escalators – Weirdness Wednesdays September 9, 2020

I saw this on another blog, but some of the stuff on that blog was too far out there for me to link to it. I figure any mall doing this – Florida Mall Puts Masked Mannequins on Non-Working Escalators deserves to … Continue reading

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Four Kansas Cities in Competition for Space Command HQ – Kansas Tuesdays September 8, 2020

As I continue my westward trek across Kansas this week, I started moving south as I zigzag through the state. I saw Wakeeney in Trego County and went looking for what’s to see or do in the area. I came … Continue reading

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Indiana Military Museum, Vincennes, Indiana – September 5, 2020

This post was inspired by another post – 2020 Road Trip Photos #18: War Mementos (WWII Edition) — Midlife Crisis Crossover!, the Indiana Military Museum in Vincennes, Indiana. The Annex is closed, but the Museum is open. The below admission … Continue reading

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2020 Road Trip Photos #18: War Mementos (WWII Edition) — Midlife Crisis Crossover!

Anyone who really knows Anne is well aware of her long-standing interests in American history in general and World War II in particular, with an intense specialization in the European theater. When opportunities arise to learn more about it and … Continue reading

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Franklin Gem and Mineral Museum, Franklin – North Carolina Thursdays September 3, 2020

For this week’s North Carolina Thursdays post, I chose to look around Franklin, Macon County. There were several places that sounded interesting. I went with Franklin Gem & Mineral Museum as it’s known locally as the Gem Capital of the … Continue reading

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