Amazon Instant Video on TiVo confusion

March 31, 2013

Last night we watched the movie Lincoln in HD from Amazon Instant Video on our premiere TiVo box, but not before spending 45 minutes trying in vain to get it to download.  It was not possible without the help of Amazon customer service (thank you Kaitlyn C.).  According to TiVo documentation, it is not possible […]

1 is too much fun

February 24, 2013

I am getting more and more interested in online education every day.  Last week I contacted a colleague to chat about it, and he pointed me at an article: The World’s Top 10 Most Innovative Companies In Education, which did have several companies I’d never heard of. One of them, number 7, Duolingo, sounded like so much […]

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Cool Diver Ed Video

January 7, 2012

I have to revive my poor neglected blog just to reference this cool Diver Ed Video! The video, the music, the names of the creatures – all amazing!  The self-deprecating credit is uncalled for.  Diver Ed is a multi-talented dude.  If you are ever in Bar Harbor, Maine, in the summer, do the Dive In […]

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1918 Letter from Irene Robb, Camp Dodge, Iowa

June 4, 2011

Last Sunday evening after seven o’clock I had to evacuate my ward of 33 patients all “Flu” cases and get it all ready for 28 Pneumonia cases just as sick as could be & they bro’t them in before all my Flu cases were out and they bro’t them in on the litters so fast I couldn’t get the charts numbered fast enough & beds made up quick enough. All these Pneumonias had first been Flu cases;