Daily Archives: December 2, 2006

Celtic Woman = wonderful


Wow, I just stumbled onto the group Celtic Woman performing on a PBS special.   They are fantastic!   A great blend of superb voices, exciting instrumentals, and beauty. But P.S. Celtic Womenz – fix that website so it’s search friendly! … Continue reading

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Virtual World History 101


Regarding the study of the history of *virtual worlds*,  Timothy writes, … my habitual dissatisfaction with the tendency of anthropology to visit its own ethical obsessions on all discussions of ethnography as a method … Phew!   I really do … Continue reading

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$350,000,000 for Hitwise? Wow, statistics don’t lie about … cash? Do they?


This Hitwise asking price sounded way too high at first, but Hitwise has about 1200 customers. I think their charges range from a minimum of about 1000 monthly to what would not be more than 5000 or so monthly (I’m … Continue reading

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Kim Family search backing off Merlin Galice Bear Camp route ?


Update:   This report suggests Curry county authorities feel they’ve covered that county well and I’m hoping the quote in the CNET story just means they are focusing on the east rather than west side of the mountains rahter than … Continue reading

Posted in california, news, oregon, travel | 4 Comments

Kim Family search update as of 1:30pm Saturday


Northwest news report as of Saturday afternoon. A 1:27 report from local KTVL TV indicates the leads have not been of much help to the authorities, and searching continues in Bear Camp area. Details from Oregonian Here’s another item indicating … Continue reading

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HeadOn alternative remedy – Wal Mart Candles


ABC’s reporting on how successful Head On has been: Six million tubes of wax at $6-8 per tube. Since the product obviously has no medical value, is this a marketing miracle? You bet it is! There’s a HeadOn sucker born … Continue reading

Posted in advertising, companies, marketing, personal, walmart | 6 Comments