Monthly Archives: January 2014

Taiwan’s a Country? Not According to Inanimate Objects

KLM, a Netherlands-based pioneer in aviation, was founded in 1919.  What that fact has to do with the rest of this post is beyond me, so let’s just say it looks good for the search engines. But, that’s not KLM … Continue reading

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I’ll Have (Had) What He’s Having

Do you eat?  You know, food?  Ever wonder where all of that candy, fruit and bread come from?  I don’t mean where they were produced, oh no, that would be an educational post.  Too weird.  Let’s forge ahead and see … Continue reading

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Deception Defined

My apologies to everyone.  I was very busy/in places where the internet was as unreliable as the daily food-borne illness.  But I’m back now, ready to re-tackle those pressing issues. That said, to those of you that celebrated the looming … Continue reading

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