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Ronald Kephart
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Attended University of Florida
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Catching up (again!)
I turned 70 on July 8 , a milestone I guess if you count using a base ten system.  My sisters Susan and Mary came down from the wilds of Maryland to help me celebrate.  That's Mary on the left, and Susan on the right.  It had been quite a while since the th...
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The next time, there will be Hell to pay
I haven't blogged much (or enough) lately, partly because so much crap has been going down and my ADHD makes it hard to focus: ISIS (or ISIL, or whatever; Al Shabob; Boko Haram; the Republicans; and so on... Maybe I'll eventually get around to some of these...
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Post a Comment. Comments and feedback are welcome, as long as they conform to normal standards of civility and decency. I will delete comments that do not meet these standards. Older Post Home. Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom). About Me. My Photo · Ronald Kephart · View my complete profile ...
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Darwin Day!
Charles Darwin was born on February 12, 1809.  Here's a little tribute to him by a banjo-playing friend up in North Carolina, Donald Zepp.
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Ebonics: Language or dialect?
[I posted this to a linguistic anthropology listserve on January 16, 1997, in the wake of the Oakland brouhaha.  Still relevant, I think.] A language is a dialect supported by armed forces. What does this mean? Everyone speaks a "dialect", i.e., a variety o...
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Leonard Nimoy explains the Vulcan hand-sign

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New rule*
Am I the only one who gets a twinge of cognitive dissonance when I hear the name of the terrorist group Al- Shabaab? Shouldn't they be required to pick a more evil-sounding name, rather than one that makes me think of a 50s doo wop song? *Apologies to Bill ...
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  • University of Florida
    1985
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