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Devil’s Work Dictionary Winners & Next Term

Good Lord! There was a lot of commotion in the wee hours this morning. And I have to admit, I never made it to midnight ...

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A Letter To The City

A Letter To The City of Manhattan, KansasDear City Fathers,Congratulations for receiving the national Bio-Defense Lab. In 10 years, when your population is greater than ...

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The Roller Coaster Continues

The month of December has given us a wide variety of weather to deal with. December 17th brought in sub-zero readings (it plummeted to -2° ...

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Should a Game Determine the Age of a Brain?

Up until this year, GSCG (Grandparents Suggested Christmas Gifts) only included plug and play games. They were fun enough bringing back the old Pac-Man’s ferocious ...

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Willits - Redux

Fall of 1983 held several events that made world-wide impact. The United States invaded Grenada; Polish Trade-Union Leader, Lech Walesa won the Nobel Peace Prize; ...

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Here’s to a new year!

I always get cranky at this time of year, but then again I always get cranky on my birthday as well. So you will not ...

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titmouse

Apparently this is to be the winter of the crested birds. A flock of cedar waxwings moved through my yard yesterday and today I saw ...

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Live New Year’s Day football blog

Midnight updateBowl games are complete for the day and therefore, we have updated conference postseason standings:Pac-10: 5-0Big 12: 3-1SEC: 3-1Conference USA: 3-1Big East: 3-2Mountain West: ...

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Dakotah - A Place In Time

the past, Laytonville, California was little more than a mid-point stop for gas and a stretch whenever I traveled to Santa Rosa for my Trader ...

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cedar waxwings

saw another winter bird today. A small flock of cedar waxwings descend upon the crabapple trees in my backyard. I felt a little bad for ...

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Dillons, cookie store among new projects in city

News and notes from the Lawrence development scene:• Westside residents soon will have another option to satisfy their sweet tooth. Eileen’s Colossal Cookies, a small ...

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In Plain Sight 12/29/2008 Identified

Original post:IPS 12/29/2008Previous: SMTS 12/21/2008Next: IPS 1/4/2009Cody Howard has returned! He identified the interesting house near the corner of 3rd and Indiana. From the comments, ...

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Top 10 Movies of 2008

  1. Speed RacerTo dismiss one of the most inventive movies of the year as a candy-colored assault on the senses is missing the point completely. ...
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Winter Treasure Hunt

Christian Anderson wrote The Snow Queen as an fable of good and evil.Story of the Snow QueenThe Snow Queen is the queen of the snowflakes ...

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Scenic Sky Event For New Year’s Eve

This is for all of you star-gazers out there! Barring an all-out invasion of clouds on New Year's Eve (partial cloud cover is expected) you ...

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In Plain Sight (12/29/2008)

My apologies for being a day late this week. I've been deep in thought for the last few days. My last post mentioned that I ...

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A hairy dilemma

A couple of years ago, after I starting cycling semi-seriously, I headed out for what then counted as a long recreational ride.I was stopped at ...

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Where does the GOP go from here ?

Returning to being the bastions of fiscal responsibilty is first and foremost. Co-opting good Democratic ideas like affordable college education, which is good for the ...

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Chiefs: Who should stay and who should go?

What a depressing end to a depressing season. Although not expecting much, I still expected better than 2-14. I cannot even get angry anymore as ...

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KU football players sound off on Big 12 topics

I had the opportunity to catch up with a few Kansas University football players recently in Hadl Auditorium to talk about some Big 12-related gridiron ...

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