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Sherlock Holmes, Dr. Watson, and me

I have to thank my 8th grade English teacher for introducing me to the great detective and and his trusty companion.  We were reading Hound of the Baskervilles (considered by many fans to be the best of the Holmes stories) … Continue reading

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When my kids discover my interests

It is strange and funny how what is laying around the house affects what your kid watches. I remember when Kristi was 3 (she’s now 10), she saw one of my old Doctor Who VHS tapes in the cabinet, “Full … Continue reading

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Jewish Origins of the Vulcan Salute

One thing I should have added in my last post was the Jewish connection with Spock. I had know for a while that both William Shatner and Leonard Nimoy were Jewish. But what I found out a few days ago … Continue reading

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Follow up to Star Trek review

First, thanks to those who told me how much they liked my review. 🙂 I have thought of other things that I wanted to add to it: Random thought: Was anyone else surprised that Winona Ryder was in it?  And … Continue reading

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Star Trek movie review

(warning: some spoilers) I’m a casual Star Trek fan.  I don’t own any ST memorabilia, VHS tapes, DVDs, soundtracks, or anything like that. I just enjoy watching the show.  And I was looking forward to seeing the new one that … Continue reading

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Busy re-Writing "Born to be Cleft 2.0"

If you have been following me on Twitter or Plurk, you have noticed me sending messages saying I was writing.  I have been busy re-writing part of my life about what it is like having been born with a facial … Continue reading

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The Doctor is younger than me!

I have been a Doctor Who fan since around 1986-87 (don’t remember exactly when).  I came in at the end of Colin Baker’s era and was able to enjoy all of Syvester McCoy’s.  While I loved all the actors who … Continue reading

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Good bye 2008 – Hello 2009!

Today is the last day of 2008. Wow! It’s been a pretty good year. I moved out of a very stressful marriage in February.  It was just too stressful and depressing with Mark and his fiance there in the same … Continue reading

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Paper Towns review

The other day I finished reading Paper Towns.  Great book!  As I posted on Twitter & Plurk, it was funny, sad, and deep, sometimes all at once. I liked all the characters, which may or may not have been John … Continue reading

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