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Seven Quick Takes: A Question of Agency Edition

1) Current mood: 2) Shopko’s last day was Sunday. All of the stores are now officially shuttered here in Wisconsin. I don’t know how to feel about it, honestly. It’s one less store to check for Transformers, but the prices … Continue reading

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Weekly Reader Vol 2 Issue 7

It’s time once more for news and views you can peruse. It’s your Weekly Reader! If you’ve got something interesting to share, head over to the comments and drop a link. Sharing is caring! ❤ The Real Origins of the … Continue reading

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Spring Thaw

We get spring when Cobra says so. No exceptions. The snow is melting now; it wasn’t doing much last night, other than sticking around and causing problems. If I recall correctly, we were hit with a massive storm around this … Continue reading

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Shuttered

On Friday, after Prime and I hit city hall to vote, I managed to take a look around my local Shopko. It’s pretty picked over; although there is some merchandise on the shelves and pegs, it isn’t a lot. Granted, … Continue reading

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Scientific Notations

Random fact: the spiky end of a stegosaur’s tail is known as a thagomizer, named for the late Thag Simmons. Yes, that is a Far Side reference and it’s amazing what you’ll learn watching PBS on YouTube. Prime’s been spending … Continue reading

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