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PETA to Punxsutawney Phil, Time to Retire

February 1st, 2010 · 1 Comment

For just a couple of minutes every February second, in front of a large crowd, television lights and cameras Phil is held by the mayor for all to see then his declaration is read and he goes back to living the rock-star life any groundhog could wish for. But based on a letter and blog [...]

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Tags: Groundhog Day · Holidays · Misc Weather · Non Weather · Weather News

Twitter #FollowFriday: June 12th, 2009 #ROC

June 12th, 2009 · No Comments

Friday’s on the social networking site Twitter is known as Follow Friday or #FollowFriday in twitter code. If you want to know what twitter is and what Follow Friday is all about, you can visit my Follow Friday post from the start of May. If you don’t have twitter and want to get started here [...]

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Tags: #FollowFriday · Non Weather · Twitter

Twitter #FollowFriday: May 8th, 2009 (Racing Theme)

May 8th, 2009 · 2 Comments

Friday’s on the social networking site Twitter is known as Follow Friday or #FollowFriday in twitter code. If you want to know what twitter is and what Follow Friday is all about, you can visit my Follow Friday post from last week. If you don’t have twitter and want to get started here is what [...]

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Tags: #FollowFriday · Non Weather · Twitter

Today’s Photo Challenge: Baseball (Rubber on the Mound)

May 3rd, 2009 · No Comments

After taking a lot of pictures around a local baseball park. I had options from kids practicing for a game. I even took some shots home plate on an empty diamond. In my opinion this was my best shot. This is the pitchers rubber from the left field “Bull pen” I also took this in [...]

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Tags: 2009 PhotoChallenge · Non Weather · Photography

Satellite Debris, Meteor, or UFO?

February 16th, 2009 · No Comments

What was that in the sky over Texas Sunday? Initially, it was reported that the bright fireball was produced by debris from two satellites that collided last Tuesday, since those reports, experts have analyzed the video and feel this something more natural. From SpaceWeather.net: What you just saw was not satellite debris. The high speed [...]

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Tags: Non Weather · Space News · Space Weather · Weather News