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Bill Maher’s standards are not American standards

March 4th, 2015 · No Comments

For more articles like this or to comment on this article, please visit our other blog at http://www.the22man.com/2016/08/bill-mahers-standards-are-not-american/ This week we have another guest article by Dan McNeil, he wrote this to his e-mail subscribers late last year, around October. When rich and famous Robin Williams killed himself last month, it was quite a shock. […]

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Dear Tech Support

February 17th, 2015 · 1 Comment

Dear Tech Support: Last year I upgraded from GirlFriend 7.0 to Wife 1.0. I soon noticed that a new program began “Unexpected Child Processing” that took up a lot of space and valuable resources. In addition Wife 1.0 installed itself into all other programs and now monitors all other system activities. Applications such as “Poker […]

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A Real hero dies and gets a squishy movie made about him

October 11th, 2014 · No Comments

The following is a guest article by Dan McNeil If you have any doubts about what a sissy you are, read Laura Hillenbrand’s book UNBROKEN. Sure, you fought in Operation Desert Storm, braved enemy fire, put out flamethrowers with your spit, and cleared whole minefields by stepping on mines and daring them to go off. Sure, […]

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Want to build the USS Enterprise?

September 3rd, 2014 · No Comments

Way back when I was teaching Technology classes at Ozarks Technical Community College, I regularly searched out fun things for my students. In April 2005 I came across this “how to” for turning old 3.5″ floppy disks into USS Enterprises. http://www.chaz6.com/enterprise/ Here it is ripped and unedited with all credit to the above site and “bonnie”. […]

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Have you ever wondered what happened to the 56 men who signed the Declaration of Independence?

July 2nd, 2014 · No Comments

Five signers were captured by the British as traitors, and tortured before they died. Twelve had their homes ransacked and burned. Two lost their sons serving in the Revolutionary Army One had two sons captured. Nine of the 56 fought and died from wounds or hardships of the Revolutionary War. They signed and they pledged their […]

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