Cole’s Opposition to Iraq War in January, 2003

June 30, 2012 by  
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The Neocons, masters of disinformation, keep trying to put it about (and it is in my current Wikipedia article) that I somehow was initially supportive of the idea of going to war with Iraq. I was not. I thought it was a horrible idea and would end badly. I was going through my private email [...]

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17-Month Old Girl Found Dead in Her Home. Google Streetview Shows Assault Rifle at Her House

June 30, 2012 by  
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Ziya Turner, a seventeenth month old infant, was found dead inside her home on Brinker Street on Detroit’s east side. While Brinker Street may be on the other side of the city from the Warrendale neighborhood, any time an infant dies it is a tragedy t…

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Project 365 {week 26}

June 30, 2012 by  
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Did I just type “Week 26″? Dang.  That is halfway through the year. HOW DID THAT HAPPEN? I mean really.  Wasn’t I just starting this little weekly post? Sigh. Time moves too fast.  As cliche as it is, it is so true. So. The week that was… And that takes us to the end of [...]

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Next step

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(after texting, emailing and talking, plus updating Defying Melanoma, I guess I forgot to update here!!)
Here’s what I wrote over there:
I had my PET scan on Monday of this week. I wasn’t terrible, but I always feel yucky all day afterward with all of that contrast in me.
Today I finally got the results. Not as much shrinkage of the nodes as we had all hoped for.  The IL-2 wasn’t a complete failure, but it didn’t do enough to go through it again. We were all pretty disappointed there wasn’t more good news.
Alas, we have a Plan B – I’m going to start Zelboraf  when we get back from vacation. We all thought it was the best idea since we’re going to the beach and one of the major side effects of the Z is sun sensitivity. No reason to be miserable before I need to be, right?
We have additional plans in place when needed, but we’re doing this for 2 months, then going from there. There may be more of the Z, another drug or a combination of two.
Of course, I’m worried about the side effects – nausea, fatigue, rash, taste changes, fever, chills, etc. etc. etc. Maybe I’ll get …

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Coney Island ! (Taken with Instagram)

June 30, 2012 by  
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Coney Island ! (Taken with Instagram)

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The Mobile Lives of College Students [Infographic]

June 30, 2012 by  
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via onlinecolleges.com
Not surprised to discover 81% of college students use their smartphone for texting; 64% use it to talk on the phone. 40% of college students have iOS phones, 26% have Android, 22% Windows.

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About Deborah Edwards-Onoro

Web development and design, focusing on creating a usable, accessible web presence for small businesses.

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Title: Wind-Blown.Are you hot yet? I know I am! Today’s…

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Title: Wind-Blown.Are you hot yet? I know I am! Today’s blog goes out to my summer lovers out there. While I’m not the biggest fan of the hot weather, I do like summer’s longer days and the abundance of colors that seem to be around every corner….

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Ticket Giveaway: The Rocket Summer

June 30, 2012 by  
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The Rocket Summerw/ The Scene Aesthetic, and StateSunday, July 1st, at The Crofoot Ballroom$16, doors at 6Send an email to motorcityblog@earthlink.net for your chance to win a pair of ticketsThe Rocket Summer is the solo-project of Bryce Avary who is b…

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The top 10 moments in Michigan Stadium history. There are worse ways to beat the heat than staying…

June 30, 2012 by  
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The top 10 moments in Michigan Stadium history. There are worse ways to beat the heat than staying inside and watching this over and over again.

(H/T: Mgoboard)

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Ludington State Park

June 30, 2012 by  
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8800 W. M-116 Ludington, MI 49431 (231) 843-2423 Website Twitter Ludington State Park is one of the largest and most-visited state parks in Michigan.  I had a chance to chat with Jim Gallie, the park director, about what makes the park’s beaches…

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