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Scott Porad
Works at Rover.com
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"Certain things catch your eye, but pursue only those that capture the heart" from +Lisa Porad's summer #acupuncture  newsletter.
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The +Google Apps Tips integration looks seamless!!
 
Check out how easy it is to setup chatasaur.us! #ineedchatasaurus
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The results of a Google Image Search for "Muppet Show".  :D
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Today is Take Your Dog to Work Day: http://www.rover.com/dog-boarding-news/happy-national-take-your-dog-to-work-day/ … (and if you worked at Rover, that's everyday: http://jobs.rover.com/ )
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