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kapgar
Geneva, IL
Me, my blog, and I.
Interests: a little bit of everything.
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We finally got Nathan his first big-boy bike today. We'd been hemming and hawing for a while about it. Mostly because he didn't express any interest in a bike anytime we tried to get him to take a look at... Continue reading
Posted 3 hours ago at kapgar
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I have seen a lot of war films in my time. Ranging the spectrum from camp to gore... realism to pure speculation. But I have never seen anything like Mel Gibson's Hacksaw Ridge. We recorded it a few weeks ago... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at kapgar
I swear!!! So weird. I can't recall anymore what city they mentioned. If it pops up next time, I'll take a screenshot and send it to you! On Fri, Aug 18, 2017 at 12:31 PM Kevin Apgar <kevinwapgar@gmail.com> wrote: Seriously? Was it geared toward Virginia or D.C. instead?
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Seriously? Was it geared toward Virginia or D.C. instead?
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I am at a complete loss with this "sponsored ad" I found on a webpage I was browsing at work today. Understand that I do know these are bupkis ads and they just try to grab your attention based on... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at kapgar
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There's nothing more exhilarating than a run. Except when that run is the result of needing to get to your car really quickly... Because you opened your windows... And forgot about it... And it started raining... About an hour prior.... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at kapgar
So we're similar in that we stick to jobs for a while, eh?
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At my two previous jobs, because I had my own office, I could listen to any music I wanted either at low volume through speakers or via headphones. At my new job, however, I'm in a shared workspace ("The Pit")... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at kapgar
It's always the worst when you realize you should have known it, isn't it?
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It's funny. When too many people get my Macro Monday challenge photo, I worry I'm going too easy on you. When nobody gets it, I'm too tough. I need a middle ground. Well, last week was the tough one in... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at kapgar
I think I saw the first few minutes a few years ago on premium cable. Never got to finish it though.
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Thanks, Ren!
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It happened on Saturday.
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Thanks!
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Right?
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I believe it's "new guy" at this place. Thanks!
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I'm changing the format of Snippets around these parts. They will no longer be relegated to the traditional Wednesday as they've always been. That way I don't have to feel weird about posting on a Friday or Sunday, like I... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at kapgar
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Such poise, elegance, and compassion from someone in power feels decades old. I know I wasn't always your biggest fan, Mr. President, but I now know what the alternative could be and it truly makes me appreciate and miss you,... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at kapgar
I will. You, too. This is my personal email. Keep it safe from those prying government eyes! ;-)
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I'm not expecting it to be bad at all. Just different.
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Thank you, man.
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Wasn't it?
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Another turning point; A fork stuck in the road. Time grabs you by the wrist Directs you where to go. For those of you who don't know, these lyrics are from the Green Day song "Good Riddance (Time of Your... Continue reading
Posted Aug 11, 2017 at kapgar
Me, too! Thanks!
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This Throwback Thursday is of my ID badge at work. The photo was taken on my first day just shy of 11 years ago. Why am I featuring this? Because tomorrow is my last day at this job. On Monday... Continue reading
Posted Aug 10, 2017 at kapgar
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