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Sunday, August 30, 2009

Lazy Sunday Afternoon in the Blogosphere

Photo: my chessmen, marching across the board in victory formation, after whupping my opponent 3 games to 0.

A verrry lazy laid-back Sunday afternoon! Michelle Malkin has a Sunday open thread happening... commenters are chatting about Swine Flu (Mexiflu), the economy, Ted Kennedy... Are 'open threads' a good idea? How about 'Blog Carnivals'???? Amit Varma, one of the most popular Indian bloggers and winner of several awards for blogging, posts some tips on how to write a successful blog.

If you landed here via search-engine, you might want to start reading from My Home Page! ... The #1 post on this humble weblog Saturday was the one about Shoko Tan, oddball Japanese blogebrity... My post about Internet Explorer 6 was a few hits behind, at #2.

Japan: We will not forget Hiroshima and Nagasaki

I'm getting major hits today for unknown reasons on these older posts:::

http://dave-lucas.blogspot.com/2009/01/shelby-knox.html
http://dave-lucas.blogspot.com/2009/02/sweet-tender-juicy-beef-ribs.html

Sonia Faleiro has posted Mining for Truth ::: The PM's daughter, Amrit Singh, in today's NYT, on her work in the investigation of prisoners abused in American custody ... Costa Rican writer Felipe Granados recently passed away at the age of 33. Fusil de Chispas [es] is saddened by the loss of the author, who penned such books as Soundtrack.
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  1. hello dave happy monday. it is holiday here and I am just at home. Glad i can visit you on this monday morning. have a good day.

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