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A Sign, a Star, and a Bit of Blue….

(1) A few weeks ago, I went on a family trip to see some relatives and ran across the sign above while stopping to rest. This was a neat sign, so I snapped a picture, promising myself I would look into it sometime, just to get some background about the origins. The other day, I … Continue reading »

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Promises Unfulfilled? Riding the Highways of the Future…

I was driving around the Internet tonight and stumbled across a facinating YouTube post from a Disney TV show entitled “Magic Highway USA”. A facinating clip filled with dreams about tomorrow’s highways and automobile technology. Sorta like this:   (1) It was a facinating show about technology, self-driven cars and quite honestly, reminded me very … Continue reading »

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