Tag Archives: social media

I Saw this Movie – It Didn’t End Well

I stopped into Sears the other day and, as has been my habit for a couple of years thanks to my daughter’s urging, I checked-in on Foursquare (4sq). Well, I tried to. My check-in was interrupted by a screen asking … Continue reading

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The Great Race to Below Average

I woke up last Friday to find an email from Twitter encouraging me to go, as they said: “Beyond words. Twitter is for sharing standout moments. And not just with text. It lets you tell stories — as they happen … Continue reading

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Allow Me to Explain…or Not

I few months ago a Facebook friend of mine posted something offensive. Not the bad language thing, but the stupid kind of offensive. Let’s just say that I’m pretty sure anybody who enjoys this blog would not enjoy that post. … Continue reading

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Just a Quick Note to Email Followers

I know that a lot of people follow this blog by email, and I truly appreciate that. It does mean that you miss the “experience” of seeing the blog page. OK, it’s not much of an experience. There are no … Continue reading

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My Disclaimer

Within a few weeks of getting my driver’s license, I swerved to avoid rear-ending a car when the driver turned at the last minute. I was impressed with my newly ordained skill, as I had threaded my car between that … Continue reading

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Something Will End in 2012

I’m not a great believer in the value of the Mayan calendar, so I am preparing to celebrate another Christmas. On the other hand, I do believe that some things will come to an end in 2012, and these I … Continue reading

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