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Jake Hennett
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WordPress to Blogger #WordsOnWednesday #WordPress #Blogger #BlogSpot #Blog

This will be my last post to WordPress for at least the near future. Instead, I’ll be relocating my blog to Google’s BlogSpot or Blogger. I’ve been considering switching from WordPress to Blogger for a while. Not that there’s anything inherently wrong…

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The Shiny Geodude #WordsOnWednesday #Pokemon #Fail

I’ve only ever seen a shiny wild Pokemon once, besides the Red Gyarados in generation 2. This is the story of that encounter. Picture this: I’m playing Pokemon HeartGold and just defeated Clair in Blackthorn City to get the Rising Badge. With all 8 badges…

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2017-04-12 Easter Sunday #WordsOnWednesday #Easter

As someone who is a practicing Christian, Easter is obviously a pretty big deal to me. I won’t go over the details of Easter from a Christian perspective, since it’s pretty much common knowledge in my area of the world. Christ died for our sins, was…

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Tubing on the Green River #WordsOnWednesday #GreenRiver #Tubing

It recently occurred to me that I’ve never really discussed tubing on the Green River in NC, and I really feel like that has to change. I’ve discussed times that I’ve gone, but I’ve never described the trip in a way that other people could have the same…

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Winning Muse Tickets #WordsOnWednesday #Music #Muse

As I recently posted on Facebook, I won tickets to see Muse and 30 Seconds to Mars at the PNC Music Pavilion in Charlotte, NC. The Show When I first heard that Muse would be coming to Charlotte, I was excited. Sure, 30 Seconds to Mars is cool and all, but…

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Zelda and the Nintendo Switch #WordsOnWednesday #Zelda #BreathOfTheWild #Nintendo #Switch

So, I don’t know what all the fuss is about, but apparently there was a big console launch recently and people are super excited about some new Zelda game? In all seriousness, I’ve been following the Nintendo Switch pretty closely since it was announced.…

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2017-03-15 The Ides of March #WordsOnWednesday #YearOfTheDates #IdesOfMarch

Today is the Ides of March. While not really a significant date in and of itself, there is enough going on around it that I decided to make note of it. First and foremost, the Ides of March is known as the date of the death of Julius Caesar. Historically,…

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2017-03-08 Beginning of Daylight Saving Time #WordsOnWednesday #DST #DaylightSavingTime

The time has come once again to “spring forward” and run your clocks up by an hour. That’s right, Daylight saving time (not “savings”) is here. In general, I don’t have a strong opinion on DST. I like standard Eastern Standard Time a little better, simply…

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Death of a Circus #WordsOnWednesday #Circus #RinglingBros #BarnumAndBailey

After nearly a century and a half (146 years), the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus is coming to an end. On one hand, I’m a little sad that the circus is ending. Sure, this isn’t the only circus, but Ringling Bros. is THE circus. If someone…

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