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Mechanical Turk

So, have you heard of the Mechanical Turk? It’s rather fascinating service on Amazon that I’ve been exploring recently. Basically, it’s a venue where developers can post tasks that computers can’t do, but humans can. These are generally repetitive tasks … Continue reading

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Shocking Developments

On the Men’s World Cup front, stop reading right here if you have yesterday’s games on the DVR and still haven’t watched ’em yet.  We were able to keep the score mum here … and thoroughly enjoyed watching that upset … Continue reading

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MLK Day

This MLK Day I am simply feeling thankful for the end of a terrible era in US History – and the beginning of a new era of change and hopefulness. Today is the birthday of Edgar Allen Poe – who … Continue reading

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Of Planes and Presidents and Birds of Prey

How refreshing to write a headline focused on the letter P and not have Sarah Palin come to mind (except as an after thought, just now – like a toothache remembered). So these are heady, miraculous times.  The Hudson River … Continue reading

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They Might be Giants, but the Birds Have It – All of the Birds – All of the Time!

Fingers crossed here for another good NFL day for the bird teams.  The Ravens I had with a win.  But the Cardinals?  Wow.  I just hope they didn’t steal the Eagles’ mojo.  (Nah … an unworthy thought to be having … Continue reading

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Canterbury Bird Visitation Presages All Avian Superbowl

It’s gotta be Ravens-Eagles – obviously.  The universe has spoken! Yesterday the dogs brought home a big, wild turkey carcass.  Willie did the heavy lifting, I’m sure – and Ruby probably took over once he had it out of the … Continue reading

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Quoth the Raven …

My goodness gracious … America’s team lost to the Baltimore Ravens last night … giving the Eagles a slightly larger sliver of hope for making the play-off’s (as they meet the Redskins at 4:15).  Derrick Mason played a heckuva game … Continue reading

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Monday – Yup – Monday

First and foremost – HAPPY 21st, RPE!  Here’s to savoring your day … and you! And what a day yesterday in the NFL!  While I was focusing on a birthday, it felt like Christmas arrived early on the football front, … Continue reading

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