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Highest single tally on Words With Friends

I may have mentioned before that I love playing Words With Friends. I’ve always liked Scrabble. I remember once when Cindy and I were playing with my twin sister and Cindy’s two sisters — I think they were both there. My mother may have also been playing with us too. Team play. I just remember Becky (my sister) getting frustrated and tossing the board, tiles flying every which way. Good times.

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Ctrl-S

A couple weeks ago I took an eraser to my hard drive and wiped it clean. It’s good to do this every 18-24 months. I wasn’t having problems with my laptop; I just knew it could be running better. … As I drove to the computer repair shop, I became anxious. Had I gotten everything? Did I miss something? Is there some important folder I’m forgetting about? All my music? All my videos? All my documents I’ve been saving from ten years ago?

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Randy Johnson's Perfect Game on Tape

What a week to be a fan of baseball. … There have been some great games in the opening round of this year’s postseason. Three of the four match-ups will be decided in five of the possible five games. My team, the Arizona Diamondbacks, looked expectedly pitiful in their first two games in Milwaukee, only to outslug the Brewers in their games at home.