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Platypus Animal

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The platypus also known as the duck-billed platypus is a semiaquatic egg-laying mammal endemic to eastern Australia. 2015-08-17T23:51:52-05:00

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Difference Between a Boss and a Leader (Graphic)

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Over the years, I have seen many different versions of this, but I liked this one which I just ran into…   I am not sure where it actually originated, but I found the graphic and Powerpoint version at: http://www.phibetaiota.net/2012/09/graphic-difference-between-a-boss-and-a-leader/ Enjoy!

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Traveling Circus: Annoying Things

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There are many things that can be challenging when you travel, but when you travel as much as I do, there are a couple that can really be annoying.  They are not  super important, nor they are earth shattering, but somehow they get to me.. Cost of a water bottle =  $4.98 in some airports! […]

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Movie: Gravity — WOW!

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I went to see the movie Gravity last night, and I must say: It was one (if not the best) movie I have seen… The special effect, the fact that there are only 2 actors, the views, the realism of he scenes, the zero-gravity, the shadows, shades and reflections, the details on the equipment… SOOO […]

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Internet Speeds… Xfinity

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I just changed the Comcast modem which has been in service about 3 years in my house to what is suppose to be the latest from Xfinity / Comcast.. My Internet speeds went up  from what they used to be (about 30%)   but I must admit that  I can’t wait to have  Google Fiber […]

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USB Chargers Challenges…

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I’ve been meaning to write about this for a bit, but now that I have a new device (Samsung S4) that uses yet a different USB charger it is time I do… I have been annoyed by USB chargers and USB power for a bit….. Urgh.. Not all USB chargers are the same anymore… (Side note: […]

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Remember Encyclopedias?

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What ever happened to printed encyclopedias? That is a question usually asked by older generations as many of the youth today have never really had a daily interaction with this printed media. Most people today are used to receiving information via their digital books or other paperless mediums that are better for the environment. We […]

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What happened to printed encyclopedias?

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What ever happened to printed encyclopedias? That is a question usually asked by older generations as many of the youth today have never really had a daily interaction with this printed media. Most people today are used to receiving information via their digital books or other paperless mediums that are better for the environment. We […]

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I Know One Thing – Part 2

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I know one thing: I need to do more… I set the stage in Part 1 of this post which is an effort to document my current state of mind regarding where I am about my goals in this adventure..    I realize now that: Income comes from conversions from traffic you attract. It is funny… […]

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I Know One Thing – Part 1

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I know one thing: I need to do  more… Yes it is a bit of a spin on the ancient Greek phrase know as the Socratic Socratic paradox,: “I know that I know nothing” or “I know one thing: that I know nothing”   Early on I said that I wanted make an effort to […]

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