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[26 Apr 2017 | Comments Off on Feedback sent to Staples | 719 views]
Feedback sent to Staples

I’ve been using Staples more than usual for about the last year for various reasons, and one of the things I’ve been doing is making signs for a noticeboard. For this I generally want something printed in black ink on coloured paper; nothing fancy, but not plain, white paper. However, unsurprisingly (I suppose) Staples doesn’t offer coloured paper on their self-service machines, so of course I go to the desk … for which I do expect to pay a bit more, considering I’m dealing with a paid employee.
However, what I …

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[10 Mar 2017 | Comments Off on The last days of robert mugabe | 661 views]

Interesting article by Martin Fletcher, yet another about the “coming cataclysm” that will happen when mugabe’s “portrait falls off the wall” — a rather amusing euphemism I’ve just learnt that Zimbabweans use to refer to mugabe’s oft-predicted “imminent” death.
I’m in no position these days to agree or disagree with much of what he predicts, although it’s certainly interesting. As he points out, muggers is only 93, while his mother lived “beyond 100” so we could be in for another decade of his misrule, murder and mayhem, not to mention ongoing …

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[18 Feb 2017 | Comments Off on Happy birthday Elizabeth! | 693 views]
Happy birthday Elizabeth!

Dear Elizabeth,
I’m on time for a change! 🙂 Hope you have a good birthday today.
Love, Uncle Craig

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[5 Feb 2017 | Comments Off on Happy birthday Melissa! | 678 views]
Happy birthday Melissa!

Dear Melissa,
Hope you had a good birthday today. Ask your dad what I was doing on my same birthday 38 years ago! 🙂 Hint: It was about 36 hours long!
Love from, Uncle Craig

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[21 Nov 2016 | Comments Off on Happy belated birthday Sandra | 679 views]
Happy belated birthday Sandra

Dear Sandra,
Been a lot going on this week. Sorry I missed it.
Happy birthday.
Love, Craig