February 2017 archive

907 Updates February 28, 2017

Jerzy Shedlock: Anchorage Jewish center receives bomb threat amid incidents nationwide   Alex DeMarban: Claiming millions of dollars missing, an Alaska exploration company sues 2 former executives   Prioritie$ Nathaniel Herz: House leader says no to expense cuts for legislators but backs deep cuts to schools   Then they should not be in the business …

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Music February 28, 2017


Quotes February 28, 2017

“A real leader faces the music, even when he doesn’t like the tune.” Anonymous     “The art of leadership is saying no, not yes.  It is very easy to say yes.” Tony Blair     “When the effective leader is finished with his work, the people say it happened naturally.” Lao Tzu     …

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FYI February 28, 2017

  The 2 Minutes Microwave Chocolate Souffle (Molten Lava Cake)   FAT TUESDAY – Day Before Ash Wednesday     On this day: 1939 – The erroneous word “dord” is discovered in the Webster’s New International Dictionary, Second Edition, prompting an investigation The word dord is a notable error in lexicography, an accidental creation, or …

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Images February 28, 2017


Shorpy February 28, 2017


907 Updates February 27, 2017

Unstable soil, Tank farms, Military jets, Railroad are just a few things to consider for ambiance~ Annie Zak: Ship Creek development leaves some worrying: What if there’s an earthquake?   Reform? Nathaniel Herz:  Lunches, cell phones, and airport lounge fees: How some Alaska lawmakers use leftover campaign cash     No one saw this coming? …

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FYI February 27, 2017

    On this day: 1560 – The Treaty of Berwick, which would expel the French from Scotland, is signed by England and the Lords of the Congregation of Scotland. The Treaty of Berwick was negotiated on 27 February 1560 at Berwick-upon-Tweed. It was an agreement made by the representative of Queen Elizabeth I of …

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Shorpy February 27, 2017


Quotes February 27, 2017

Maybe if we all sit extremely still, Monday won’t be able to see us. Anonymous     The grass may be greener on the other side but at least you don’t have to mow it. Anonymous     God gave us the brain to work out problems. However, we use it to create more problems. …

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