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During a recent cool night, I decided to spend some time with the old JVC ghetto blaster. I first skimmed through the shortwave band, in search of international broadcasts (DXing). The atmosphere was unfriendly that night; nearly every station’s fade … Continue reading

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Happy Trivia Day

I’m old enough to remember when facts weren’t commonly called trivia.  I also remember when I began to think of facts as trivia.  It was after Christmas of 1982 that I was invited to the apartment of my friends, Mark … Continue reading

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801 Things You Should Know (Review)

I spotted 801 Things You Should Know by David Olsen in the newer stacks at the Norfolk (Nebraska) Public Library the other day.  I decided to bring it home because it looked like something to enjoy during the busy holiday … Continue reading

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