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The Streaming Revolution

15 years ago, if you wanted to listen to streaming radio, it was a mess. There were 100 different ways to stream, and each one had a different method. Some needed Java, some forced you to install a browser plugin … Continue reading

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Can you hear me now?

Yesterday, we went shopping for hearing aids. It was a mostly positive experience, especially compared to my first attempt at this. There is no doubt that I would benefit from a hearing aid, and other than the price, I’m generally … Continue reading

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March Madness

So next week, the real madness begins in the NCAA college basketball tournament gets under way, with the finals being played the first week of April. As promised, the NCAA is boycotting North Carolina over the transgender bathroom issue, so … Continue reading

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Intro to Alex Jones / infowars

Joe Biggs is much more entertaining than Alex. I wonder if I could grow a beard that good.

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Sex, Drugs and Wall Street Banks

Young men working at “Wall Street Banks” use drugs and pay for sex, according to Barron’s. Barron’s story I’m shocked! The story only quotes a single source, a therapist looking to recruit patients. Since the NYSE has moved to Atlanta … Continue reading

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Adding poor white students makes a school diverse

The Charlotte Observer tackles the issue of whether charter schools in an all white area of Charlotte have an obligation to be more diverse, and what that means in practice… http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/education/article137666508.html I never knew that I am a diverse person, … Continue reading

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Sales down at Starbucks

http://www.businessinsider.com/starbucks-traffic-declines-in-february-2017-3 Perhaps customers didn’t like the idea that their barista would be replaced by an immigrant who can’t speak English. In Response, Starbuck’s is bringing out a special spring edition coffee cup.

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Do you watch Fox News for women with long legs in short skirts?

http://www.bizpacreview.com/2017/03/08/brzezinski-rips-long-legs-short-skirts-fox-news-outnumbered-way-support-sisterhood-456758 Not to mention the blond hair and cosmetic surgery… The twitter comments show how the public having the ability to provide pushback is a good thing.

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Crazy Russians

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Dumping slag

This is a followon post to the explanation of how steel is made and why the steel industry is not going to return to Pittsburgh. Once iron ore is melted, the impurities float to the top. Typically silicone dioxide or … Continue reading

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