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About anecdotaltales

He's a simple enough fellow. He likes movies, comics, radio shows from the 40's, and books. He likes to write and wishes his cat wouldn't shed on his laptop.

Trying Out: Elevated Jungle Gym (Week 38)

Trying Out: Adventura (Week Thirty-Eight) Five months ago I told my sister about some of the new things I had in mind.  I mentioned that there was a place where lots of cables and platforms were rigged thirty feet above … Continue reading

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Trying Out: Neighborhood Club (Week 37)

  Trying Out: Capp’s Club (Week Thirty-Seven) Once upon a time there was an Italian restaurant not too far from me.  Now, it has been transformed into a bar.  Well, “slightly adjusted” might be a better description.  They painted the … Continue reading

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Trying Out: Calling Reps (Week 40)

Trying Out: Calling Senator and Representative (Week 40) (Yes, I am a little out of order.  We will get to 37-39.  But I am being topical today.) I do not like guns.  I do not like violence.  So, I did … Continue reading

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Trying Out: Trespassing (Week 36)

Trying Out: Standing on Shaky Legal Ground (Week Thirty-Six)  Pardon me for being vague here, but the fewer details the better.  This time I did something on the fuzzy side of legal. Once upon a time I was allowed regular … Continue reading

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Trying Out: Podcasting (Week 35)

Trying Out: The Humble Story Teller (Week Thirty-Five) My friend, and a grand orator, passed away on his one hundred and eighth birthday.  I like to tell stories.  I like to dabble in mass media.  All of this pushed me … Continue reading

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Trying Out: Protesting (Week 34)

Trying Out: Protesting Downtown (Week Thirty-Four) Many things I have heard about protests made it seem a bit much for my tastes. In college, what was going to be a showing of disapproval turned into the WTO Riots. My friend, … Continue reading

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Trying Out: The Local Mosque (Week 33)

Trying Out: Idris Mosque (Week Thirty-Three) I had a brief course on world religions during my Social Studies class.  Hearing about a thing from a teacher is one thing.  Hearing about it from someone who cares passionately is another. The … Continue reading

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