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Wednesday, November 29, 2006

Five things about me

Since my mom stopped managing my hair (totally by the fourth grade), I've had approximately.... [click for full entry]

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Tuesday, November 28, 2006

There's something happening here

What it is ain't exactly clear... (Just for the record, instead of a man.... [click for full entry]

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Friday, November 24, 2006

Illinois Carbon Monoxide Alarm Detector Act

Attention, citizens of Illinois. Effective January 1, 2007, the Illinois Carbon Monoxide Alarm Detector Act.... [click for full entry]

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Wednesday, November 22, 2006

State Capitol at night

Statehouse, Second and Capitol, Springfield, Illinois. Sometime this weekend, they're going to turn off.... [click for full entry]

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Tuesday, November 21, 2006

An announcement

I'm alive!!!!11.... [click for full entry]

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Monday, November 20, 2006

Shopping ideas

For those amongst us who won't be partaking in the throngs and throes of the.... [click for full entry]

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Sunday, November 19, 2006

The Gettysburg Address

Delivered at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, on November 19, 1863, by Abraham Lincoln, President of the United.... [click for full entry]

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Lincoln buzz: Four links

A few Abraham Lincoln things that recently landed in my inbox: From a few days.... [click for full entry]

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Men

Looks like a little stalag. Speaking of which, on Friday soon to be imprisoned.... [click for full entry]

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Saturday, November 18, 2006

Taxi Driver

We're watching the 30th Anniversary TV showing of Taxi Driver on AMC. Taxi Driver isn't.... [click for full entry]

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The intermittent sound of fwunk fwunk fwunk

We were awakened at 4:55 this morning to the sound of a huge military helicopter.... [click for full entry]

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Monday, November 13, 2006

Bicentennial Commission slackers?

John Ruberry, writing for Illinoize, discusses a recent article in the National Review (no link).... [click for full entry]

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Saturday, November 11, 2006

We're smarter now

With each new war, we get smarter than we were with the prior war. About.... [click for full entry]

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Fall color sandwich

Shot late yesterday afternoon. Second Street, Springfield, Illinois. We had a big, cold wind.... [click for full entry]

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Monday, November 06, 2006

You're looking swell

Dolly..... [click for full entry]

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Sunday, November 05, 2006

Too much bass

But, not the fish kind. What's a good way, without calling the police, to tell.... [click for full entry]

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Saturday, November 04, 2006

Poor girl's Starbucks

Go to gas station. Where they have all sorts of hot and cold drinks you.... [click for full entry]

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Friday, November 03, 2006

Desperately seeking Friday

Oh, it's already Friday. This has been one hard week. Last weekend my boss and.... [click for full entry]

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Thursday, November 02, 2006

Ring for glass man

Downtown somewhere, Springfield, Illinois. All in all....... [click for full entry]

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