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Facts of Japan: Vol. 3
When you study a foreign language, sometimes one of the first things you learn unavoidably are the “naughty” words —
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Facts of Japan: Vol. 2.2
The ongoing crisis in Japan has caused a lot of deep thinking about the country in general by the Western
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Facts of History 1.0: The Real Battle of Los Angeles
You might have heard of the movie coming out called “Battle of Los Angeles” but did you know it was
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Japan Relief Work – Update 1
I would just like to give people a heads up on my current situation. I have just been notified by
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Facts of Japan. Vol. 2.1
Please consider making a donation to the U.S. Red Cross or CRASH Japan. CRASH Japan is a network supporting Christians
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Road Blocks of Life
As some of you might have heard I have run into a huge road block on my way to Prince
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Facts of Japan. Vol. 2.0
By and large, Japan is mostly free of corruption I happened to catch an article about some corruption scandals cropping
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Canada Trip :: Stop Ichi-ban
Well, here is my promise for a post at stop number one. I am writing from a hotel room in
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Oh! Canada
As I approach my final 12 hours at home I think about all the things that I will miss here.
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Facts of Japan. Vol. 1.1
Every man in Japan looks forward to receiving chocolate on Feb. 14 Valentine’s Day is an important day in Japan,
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Facts of Japan. Vol. 1.0
Since I am so very interested in Japan and so many people I talk to don’t know any more then
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Winter Blizzard of 2011
Just thought I would post some crazy pictures of this crazy winter blizzard we are experiencing here in Homewood, Illinois.
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Canada Trip Update 1
Just thought I would give an update to my previous post because I have worked out some more of my
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Ghost of Joel’s Past, Present and Future…
Being that Christmas was very recently and Christmas was about the same time that Ebenezer Scrooge took a journey of
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I do what I do because failure is not an option…
I can not believe it has already been about two months since my last entry. Thanksgiving was just yesterday and
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Who ordered the popo plater?
The best BBQ around. I am finding it very unbelievable that when you do the right thing GOD rewards you
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Waz’s Up?
I can not believe how quickly time has pasted. Just yesterday I noticed howthe temperature has taken a dive. Two
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Where Am I?
As much as you probably know I have been off work since April, 2010 and it is probably safe to
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Fun in the Sun.
Well our Florida vacation has come and gone. I was a real blast. We went to Innesbrook a nice but
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June 2
Well, I have been on the HCG Diet for about 9 days now and I have lost 8 pounds plus
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June Update
I can not believe how much time can pass in what seems to be only a week. I hate the
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Anime Central 2010
I attended Anime Central last weekend and I loved it.Here are some pictures from the convention. This guy was so
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April 2010
Where do I even start with this post. So much to say but so tired at 1:30 in the morning.
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New for 2010
It is official congress haves passed a unwritten senate health care bill, now it is the judicial branches turn in
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Pole Climbing, Bucksqueeze and Ladders. Day 5 of 5
I am so glad this training is done with and passed. Last week we finally had preference (Garage Transfer Request)
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Audi 2010 Green Car Super Bowl Commercial
Now this is what the liberals would love to see in this country.
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Pole Climbing, Bucksqueeze and Ladders. Day 4 of 5
Another official for me I pasted my 18 foot climb test. I am very excited and relived to be free
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Pole Climbing, Bucksqueeze and Ladders. Day 3 of 5
Well it is official I pasted the 12 foot test at 8:38 this morning. All that remains now is the
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Pole Climbing, Bucksqueeze and Ladders. Day 2 of 5
I am happy to report that at 10:20am on Tuesday I passed the 6 foot test. It is a good
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Pole Climbing, Bucksqueeze and Ladders. Day 1 of 5.
If the title makes you wonder it should because it is the title the course I have been enrolled in
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Feb Update 2
So I return to work tomorrow and I’m definably going to say something to my union rep. Boy how time
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Small Things Add Up
I find it funny how thing just seem to add up and seem to become even bigger then one big….
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Feb Update
I’m really excited that the possibility of Japan come right around the corner. I did my tax return the other
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Twenty Ten?
WOW… Some year 2009 was and it definably held up to the title of “Year of Growth and Gain”. So
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tanjou-bi omedetou to me
tanjou-bi omedetou to me. It is now official. I am now 23 Years and 23 Hours Old. (WEIRD! Or is
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Happy CHRISTmas?
CHRISTMAS is tomorrow and everyone is my house is excited and can not wait until its gift opening time. I’m
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Update 7
At the beginning of this year when I decided this would be my year of growth in which I was
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December Already!!!
I know I did not post before letting people now this but I am in Florida… My brother and I
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November Update
It always amazes me how fast the year can come and go. Before I know it I’ve worked 5 months
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Tim Hawkins – A Homeschool Family
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Update 6.2
So last Thursday (10/15) I came into work and was given the news that the Suspension was canceled and was
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Update 6.1
To continue my last post. I last said that I was delivered a suspension notice for a so called preventable
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Update 6
Well September has come and gone now it is time for upcoming Fall Fun to begin. I regret to inform
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Update 5.4
Nothing much to report. It is hard to keep productivity numbers up at my job. But yesterday I did 2
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Update 5.3 – 2 of 2
This day was crazy. First I got a job to install service I called and went to the premise with
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Update 5.3 – 1 of 2
I am 10 minutes away from leaving for work. I am so excited because today I officially go LIVE. More
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Update 5.2
It is official September 1st is my go live date. I am excited to announce I finally got a new
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Update 5.1
I think I finally found my new car. Friday my manager called me and asked if I wanted Saturday off.
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Update 5
Back to my usual updates and like always for the last several days there has not been much new developments
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AT&T Training – Day 44 of 44
WOW… I can not believe it was 7 weeks ago that I started my job at the American Telegraph and
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