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How awesome to hear those sets were great. Love me some Cloud Nothings as well (I admit to getting them and Wild Nothing mixed up early on in my listenings) I still would like to visit one of these years during Pitchfork.
Toggle Commented yesterday on Tu(n)esday: Pitchfork 2014... at kapgar
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I swear that was bacon. Of course, I like bacon so I was looking at the photo with biased eyes. This week? grilled ham and cheese.
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Apple already knows how to let you select multiple items to delete.. it's in their Mail app. So why not provide that same functionality for Contacts. The in-app 30% fee irks me, as well. Many services that I would love to purchase inside the app are gone, thanks to Apple applying that 30% fee to every purchase, not just for developers selling the app itself. As for the built in apps, I put them in a folder that I don't use. Keeps them out of the way. I would like to see a hide feature that could not show the apps. Then if you wanted them, you could just use the search for the name and then unhide it.
Toggle Commented 3 days ago on Updating... at kapgar
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While that would be an awesome thing, I can't imagine the cost of it. With or without signing a 2 year contract.
Toggle Commented 3 days ago on Updating... at kapgar
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Yeah, that spam with my name attached to Amy Tang email address. Puzzling, that's for sure. Maybe something to do with an address book. But how spam people have access to an address book. And if none of us amateur spammers were emailed from your work account.... Great photo of Nathan.
Toggle Commented 6 days ago on Snippet Wednesday... at kapgar
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My guess is the licensing deal that they made for the movie was different than the licensing deal for the soundtrack. Seems odd, but hey, it's licensing, which can normally ruin a good soundtrack. I like that the Powerslave jewel case had another Iron Maiden CD in it. Love Seventh Son album.
Toggle Commented 6 days ago on Tu(n)esday: Varsity Blues... at kapgar
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Makes me sick to read these stories of parents that don't care about their kids. Marie said it all above.
Toggle Commented Jul 14, 2014 on Anger... at kapgar
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My wife binge watches shows often. Doctor Who, Bones and some British comedy I can't think of the name right now. I get about 3 episodes and then I get distracted by something else. I admit to being envious of those who can binge watch TV shows. It's easy with Netflix having all of them in one place. Grill... this is pretty close to the grill we bought a couple of years ago and it's really worked out well. http://www.charbroil.com/grills/gas-grills/gourmet-tru-infrared-series/char-broil-gourmet-t-22d-463251413.html At $270, it's not cheap, but most places like Lowe's and Home Depot have end of season deals. We spent $199 for ours. I'm not a fan of the side burners, which this one does not have. Just a shelf on each side.
Toggle Commented Jul 14, 2014 on Snippet Wednesday... at kapgar
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I'm going to guess bacon for this week's Macro
Toggle Commented Jul 14, 2014 on Macro Monday 2014.28... at kapgar
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The inside of a cracker. Like one of those Pop Chips.
Toggle Commented Jul 10, 2014 on Macro Monday 2014.27... at kapgar
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I can't wait to visit Jefferson, CA... err... just Jefferson. ;-) Happy Birthday to 'Merica
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Proud to be sick... SICK I TELL YOU!
Toggle Commented Jul 10, 2014 on Snippet Wednesday... at kapgar
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Lucky for Chicago residents. Although I don't think you and Katie would have turned down a trip to San Francisco to see the museum. ;-)
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I loved that Aquaman Macro Monday photo.
Toggle Commented Jul 10, 2014 on Macro Monday 2014.25... at kapgar
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Ren explained it pretty well above. I have a co-worker who "mines" Bitcoin, meaning he has computer systems that act as a Bitcoin vault and process transactions, and he gets a small bit of Bitcoin for hosting transactions servers. I've done some of the "get free Bitcoin" sites after he and I talked one day. I admit to having been curious enough to take a few minutes a day to get some Bitcoin, but it's fractions of Bitcoin known as uBTC, which equates to 1 millionth of a Bitcoin. Yeah, it would take me forever to get even a full Bitcoin. I think I have like $14 worth of Bitcoin at this point. My co-worker, on the other hand, has a good 20 Bitcoins now, based on his mining/transaction and he's also bought and sold a few times when the price of Bitcoin went down and then went back up again. Very much like the stock market.
Toggle Commented Jun 23, 2014 on Bitcoins... at kapgar
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I've been with Audible for many years now. I've only downloaded maybe 8 books total over the course of that time. In fact, I've not even downloaded the app. I still the Audible book in my iTunes and have iTunes authorize to my Audible account (I knew they were purchased by Amazon a few years back). I might have to try it out again, but bummed I can't take advantage of any cool offers like the $2 a month for 3 months. Maybe if they offered a "Come back, current listener" deal.
Toggle Commented Jun 23, 2014 on Audible... at kapgar
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I like them. When you find a brand that works for you, you stick with them. I'm an Asics fan here. Although every time I go to get a new pair (once a year), I do try on other brands. I seem to remember the New Balance being very light.
Toggle Commented Jun 23, 2014 on Runaround... at kapgar
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I would stick with the 2005 date, regardless of what blogging platform you use (Typepad, Wordpress)
Toggle Commented Jun 17, 2014 on Blogiversary... at kapgar
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What a great card. Happy Father's Day to you.
Toggle Commented Jun 17, 2014 on Daddies... at kapgar
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Aquaman. My favorite of the superheros. Although I admit to liking Iron Man a lot, too.
Toggle Commented Jun 17, 2014 on Macro Monday 2014.24... at kapgar
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It also reminds me of the TV show Get Smart.
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Diapers with expirations dates? That's a very odd thing. Had no idea. Although I guess a used diaper could be considered "expired" LOL I deal with asshats all day long. Somehow, they never seem to remember that a reboot is needed every once in a while and they never remember that I've told them a good 20-30 times the previous times they've called with a similar issue.
Toggle Commented Jun 15, 2014 on Snippet Wednesday... at kapgar
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Just now replying to this post, given last night's Stanley Cup winning game.
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I will have to give this album a listen and see how it takes a hold of my music loving ears.
Toggle Commented Jun 14, 2014 on Tu(n)esday: The Orwells... at kapgar
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Very insightful post. Makes me think on what my reaction would be. Especially since I've never been even remotely close to a place and time where something tragic happened. I've called 911 when I've seen an accident on the road and I've helped people that were having trouble with their car. As with yourself, I would hope that if being in that present space and time, that I would jump in and help without analyzing the whole thing before.
Toggle Commented Jun 14, 2014 on Historical... at kapgar
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