Month: December 2009

Farewell, 2009 (a year in pictures)

Try JibJab Sendables┬« eCards today! We had a pretty calm but eventful year in 2009. I spend a chunk of January getting our staircase room painted, and we also stripped the wallpaper and painted a bedroom at Stephanie’s rental house.

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links for 2009-12-30

A Less Than Honest Policy – The bill that passed the Senate with such fanfare on Christmas Eve would impose a confiscatory 40 percent excise tax on so-called Cadillac health plans, which are popularly viewed as over-the-top plans held

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Knitting up a storm

Finished my striped scarf, and am working away on a Santa hat at Stephanie’s dad’s house while Stephanie and her dad fix dinner.

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Merry Christmas to all

Hope you’re having a happy holiday season. It’s been a tough year for many people. I hope the season of love and giving has made it brighter for folks who are trying to get through difficult times. We’ve been very

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Health Care Reform passes Senate

According to WASHINGTON – Senate Democrats passed a landmark health care bill Thursday that could define President Barack Obama’s legacy and usher in near-universal medical coverage for the first time in the country’s history. The 60-39 vote on a

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