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Space Shuttle Endeavour over Orange County

Caught the Space Shuttle Endeavour making a U-turn over Orange County, on its way to landing at LAX airport. Hope to see it closeup when it gets settled at the California Science Museum. Picture taken on the Harbor Blvd I-5

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Watermelon Carving

Went to the 2011 Irvine Global Village Festival last week and at the Thailand Cultural booth, saw a carver that was doing these amazing fruit carvings. He’s not native Thai, but his wife is, and he learned his craft, over

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Duct Tape Door

Duct tape: is there nothing you can’t fix? Note the attention to detail the owner put into matching the look of the side door bumper guards with dark duct tape.

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Jesus Detailing

Seen on the way home on South I-5 near Anaheim. Ezekiel 36:25: I will sprinkle clean water on you, and you will be clean; I will cleanse you from all your impurities and from all your idols.

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Cutting our Land Line Phone Service

So today we submitted the official paperwork to cut our land line phone service for our home phone number. The Letter of Agency form that we filled out, signed and emailed to Callcentric, gives them the authority to acquire and

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We decided to try out a VOIP provider that would work with my OBi110 we purchased earlier. For the moment, this is just for test purposes, to see how well the sound quality is, and how reliable the service is.

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ObiHai OBi110

We’re on a quest to reduce down our monthly landline phone bill. It’s strange that we’re still paying Cox $30+ per month for a service that conceivably be replaced with a cheap Internet-based, VOIP service. This device is step 1

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A New Look for a New Year

Happy New Year, web site. Say hello to a modern content management system and good bye and good riddance to the old, hand-coded html, 1990s era web pages.

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