Odometer

Everyone likes to see their odometer rollover, right? Count So, I guess I'd just like to say thanks for reading — even to all the spambots. ;) Read and post comments | Send to a friend

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How Do You Keep Track Your Books?

With the increasing spam-itization of vox causing a lot of angst around here (and for good reason), I’ve been thinking about mechanisms to save the content of this blog, you know, if in the end it becomes necessary to go to wordpress or elsewhere. I mention wordpress specifically because they make it pretty easy to…

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What Would You Call a Social Networking Site for Scientists?

Today, the NIH announced that they are spending $27MM of your Recovery money on creating a social network for scientists in the biomedical research community.  You can read about it here. The goal is summed up as follows: These Web-based initiatives will bring the power of Internet-based tools, as exemplified by social networking, to biomedical…

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545

So, while I was away on vacation, I passed another milestone.  Yes, I did have my birthday (vierundvierzig to those counting in German), but more importantly for this space, I passed my third anniversary here on Vox.  Pretty amazing.  The title of the post is the total number of posts in that time.  Wow. This…

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Have a Nice Bay!

Good weekend at the The Aerie this past weekend.  The Big Event was hosting a dinner at our house taking advantage of Cori’s visiting from NorCal.  She, Noelle and Janette (with hubby and kids) came over for drinks, dinner and dessert in the back yard.  It was really a blast and Penny made a friend…

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Twice the Fun?

When I passed my second anniversary here on vox a couple of months ago, I noticed something sort of interesting – that over two years, I had posted about every other day.  In fact, if you looked at most months it’s usually somewhere in that 13-17 post range. So when erin-dot-erin suggested doing NaBloPoMo this…

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Snapshot

I had a real pre-Halloween Treat yesterday.  I had a chance to meet-up with and have lunch with current vox home-page spotlighted writer, RG Ryan.  Though he doesn’t live here, he has ties to America’s Finest City and emailed me to see if we had some over-lapping time while he was in town – and…

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Mud-brother

So, on a September’s day twenty-nine years ago, I was sitting in my first week of high school religion class.  Father Hesson was performing his own Inquisistion – testing us trembling frosh in Prayers We Ought to Know — and I’m not talking “Our Father” and “Hail Mary”, I’m talking “Act of Contrition” and “Apostle’s…

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Labor Day Treat

So yesterday, the Beloved and I had a real Labor Day treat.  We had brunch with Cori and Noelle!  Cori was down here visiting Noelle on an impromptu getaway and we took advantage of that to get together.  Brunchers As with all the excellent vox get togethers this summer – getting to meet your friends…

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