Cheyenne Rodeo 2010

In late July, 2010, I attended my first ever Rodeo. It took place in Cheyenne Wyoming. We had been on vacation in Denver Colorado and the Rodeo just happened to be on whilst we were in Colorado. It was a fun event and I learned a lot about Rodeo. I travelled there with my wife …

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Denver Colorado

We have been in Denver now for our summer break and have been very impressed with the city and surrounding areas. One problem we have noticed is the traffic congestion, but that is pretty much the case in all larger cities these days. The past couple of weeks we have been entertaining friends from South …

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terabytes bite

Oh Boy this hurts…   As an older computer user, this blows my mind. And I know from talking with many friends, this deal sounds beyond comprehension. Makes me wonder where things will be in 5 years. My first PC was a TRS-80 with 16K of ram and an external cassette sound recorder for more …

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We Got Hit

Where we live in Australia in the southern summer, we got hot with a massive hail storm last Monday.   Our property sustained significant hail damage, as did out neighbours and surrounding area. The hail was mostly golf-ball in size, with some the size of hen’s eggs. It all happened at about 3:30pm in the …

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Airbus A380 Travel

We recently returned from LAX to Sydney an a new Qantas A380. This was a good experience and the very large plane was great to travel on. It was perhaps quieter than the usual Boeing B747 we usually travel on when taking this route.   We were in Cattle-class and the seating was (or seemed …

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