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  • WSF Says High Winds May Delay Ferries
    — from Washington State Ferries — The National Weather Service is forecasting high winds throughout the region on Friday, Dec. 14. This storm could bring sustained wind speeds of up to 30 mph with 60 mph gusts in some areas of Western Washington. Safety is Washington State Ferries’ number one ... read more
    Source: Orcas Issues
  • Orcas Today: December 14th-16th
    Rosario Resort Festival of the Trees December 1st-30th Christmas trees return to light up the Moran Mansion at Rosario Resort and Spa during the month of December, decorated by ten local non-profit organizations. Sponsored by the resort, the Festival of Trees is designed to be a fundraiser during this holiday ... read more
    Source: Orcas Today
  • “What’s this kind of board called?”
    We have these “J Peg” or “J” hooks on our retail wall… Loud Boss Guy says, “What’s this board called? It has a special name.” I’m like, “I don’t know – jpeg board? Let me google it.” Ok. Now knowing that jpeg is a file type I search it anyway. ... read more
    Source: We Google
  • How do I get a program to open on startup?
    Loud boss guy doesn’t usually join on any email invites – doesn’t explore new apps, things like that. So, when the entire office decides to try a new communication effort, he must be thrust into it without any effort on his part or it will not be done. Today we ... read more
    Source: We Google
  • When BitCoin Goes Bust
    *If you were thinking and breathing in 2017/18 you probably heard of BitCoin**. The illusive cryptocurrency is shrouded in mystery for any number of lay people, but with a whispering promise of a future paved in gold for anyone who invests. Not quite. BitCoin is at its core just another ... read more
    Source: KeithLight.com
  • The Abdication of Tradition
    Being a very discombobulated man in Milwaukee, Christopher Sholes was strange. He often wore trousers inches too short for his legs. Working on and off in print journalism throughout his life, with some time away after accepting a position as Collector of the Port of Milwaukee to which he was ... read more
    Source: KeithLight.com
  • Technology: and the fall of the gerontocracy
    It’s easy to sit back in ones rocking chair, knitting needles in hand, with the radio blasting in the background while viciously condemning the technology of the new age. A familiar and vivid image for some, completely unfounded for others. For years the gerontocracy has been sounding the alarm of ... read more
    Source: KeithLight.com
  • Bahá’í Beliefs
    Over the past few weeks, I have been reading about the Bahá’í Faith. I find it to be a very compelling religion due to the core messages of the Faith and the principals taught by its leaders. I look forward to learning much more about it. The following is a brief ... read more
    Source: KeithLight.com
  • XCOM 2 | Game Review
    Link to Amazon XCOM 2 is the successor to Firaxis Games’ reboot title of the famous XCOM series: XCOM: Enemy Unknown.  XCOM 2 was produced by 2K Games and released in February of 2016.  An expansion pack, XCOM 2: War of the Chosen, was released in August of 2017.  XCOM ... read more
    Source: San Juan Gamer
  • It’s time to KILL OUR DEBT!!!
    I’m tired of seeing my husbands face fall when bill time rolls around! I’m tired of being the cause of all the distress. I’m going to get motivated and get back on the Dave Ramsey Plan. Now, I can’t make him join me and I’m certain that he will love[Read ... read more
    Source: MyBigHappyFamily
  • STOP SPENDING MONEY!!!
    Note to self: Pay off debt. STOP SPENDING OR YOU WILL NEVER HAVE ANYTHING MORE THAN YOU HAVE TODAY!! MAYBE LESS!!! That’s all. You may now continue with your regularly programmed day… Thank you. The post STOP SPENDING MONEY!!! appeared first on Life Webbed. ... read more
    Source: LifeWebbed
  • He always buys these things off-island!! Conchas. How do I make them??
    My husband is Mexican and every time we go off-island we return with shopping bags full of Mexican Bread “Pan”. One particular type I looked at, noticed they get gobbled quickly by all, and decided to make them… But how… Let’s google it! “Conchas Recipe Video” Now there were ... read more
    Source: IGoogle
  • Un Chien Andalou
    Recently I have been reading about “les années folles” also known as the Golden Years. It refers mostly to 1920’s France and the rise of the Modernism, Surrealism, and Cubism as well as an increase of nihilism and a general return to the principals of the enlightenment.  art movement and the ... read more
    Source: KeithLight.com
  • Justice: A Radical, Prophetic Call to the Academy and the Pew
    The loud voice of a spirit led, Jamaican raised professor filled the small auditorium this evening as Dr. Pedrito Maynard-Reid gave an invigorating and lively call to academia (WWU specifically) and the Pew (the Adventist Church primarily). Dr. Maynard-Reid hearkened back to the old days of the Adventist church and ... read more
    Source: KeithLight.com
  • Anchor – Radio, reinvented
    I have recently come across a media production/consumption app called Anchor. The app can be explained beautifully by the tagline of the application, “Anchor – Radio, reinvented”. Anchor provides a platform for people to record their own voice or the sound around them and upload it to their channel. This creates ... read more
    Source: KeithLight.com
  • Building a PC
    Background A few years ago I had a strange notion that I wanted to build myself a computer. I work with computers a lot day to day and I have come to understand a fair deal about them, but I was naively unaware of what lay ahead. The different aspects ... read more
    Source: KeithLight.com

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