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August Pieces Of My Mind #1
I know you all have a general deep respect for my thoughts. But note that additionally, these are in fact august pieces of my mind.
DNA identifies a previously unknown second cousin to my grandpa. The guy was born out of wedlock so despite a pretty intense and sustained genealogical interest in the family, we haven’t known about him.
GameInformer dot com interviews my son Samuel about his high-profile Nintendo video game archaeology project. Very proud geek dad!
One of my tasks today is to visit a Somali mosque to talk about the importance of voting. My main line of argument is that there is one demographic category that politicians are really, really interested in catering to, and that’s people who vote.
Apparently water skiing on a single ski is one of those things you only need to learn once.
Weather suddenly and temporarily switches from drought and heat to thunder, pouring rain and centimetre hail!