Category Archives: Open Thread Thursdays

Every Thursday there is an Open Thread for discussion. Here is where they reside.

WOW! A New Post! WHA. . . . ?

Yep. A new post. Wow. It’s been over a year since my last post and I just want to say, sorry about that. I’ve been away doing Goon stuff and all that and blogging has taken a (far) back seat … Continue reading

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Open Thread Thursday: Roger Clemens

From Wikipedia (Roger Clemens) William Roger Clemens (born August 4, 1962), nicknamed “Rocket”, is a former Major League Baseball pitcher who broke into the league with the Boston Red Sox, whose pitching staff he would help anchor for 12 years. … Continue reading

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Open Thread Thursday: House of Commons of the United Kingdom

From Wikipedia (House of Commons of the United Kingdom) The House of Commons is the lower house of the Parliament of the United Kingdom, which also comprises the Sovereign and the House of Lords (the upper house). Both Commons and … Continue reading

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Open Thread Thursday: SATRO-ECG

From Wikipedia (SATRO-ECG) SATRO-EKG – a computer program analysing electro-cardiology signals. It is based on the SFHAM model. It facilitates the evaluation of electrical activity of myocardium, and therefore, early detection of ischemic changes in the heart. This is our … Continue reading

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Open Thread Thursday: Sancocho

From Wikipedia (Sancocho) Sancocho is a traditional soup (often considered a stew) in several Spanish and Latin American cuisines. Variations represent popular national dishes in the Canary Islands of Spain, Mexico, Ecuador, Colombia, Panama, Peru, Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico, and … Continue reading

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On Hiatus

We here (meaning me) have decided to put this blog on hiatus for a time (probably till the end of this month) to recharge my creative batteries. I will be posting new Open Thread Thursday’s, as usual, so there will … Continue reading

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Open Thread Thursday: Uncanny X-Men

From Wikipedia: (Uncanny X-Men) Uncanny X-Men, first published as The X-Men, is the flagship Marvel Comics comic book series for the X-Men franchise, featuring the adventures of the eponymous group of mutant superheroes. While hugely successful now, the book was … Continue reading

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Open Thread Thursday: Sagittarius X-4

From Wikipedia (Sagittarius X-4 Sagittarius X-4 (Sgr X-4) is the designation for an astronomical X-ray source detected by the X-ray observatory satellite Uhuru and given the catalog designation 2U 1820-30.[1] The “2U” stands for the second Uhuru catalog of X-ray … Continue reading

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Feedback on the Open Thread Thursday feature

Looking over the last three Open Thread Thursday’s, I see that the June 2nd Plutocracy entry got 43 hits. The June 9th Megachilidae got 56 hits, and last Thursday, June 16th, got 18 hits (as of this writing). So, I’m … Continue reading

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Open Thread Thursday: Gao

From Wikipedia (Gao) Gao is a town in eastern Mali on the River Niger lying 320 km (200 mi) ESE of Timbuktu. Situated on the left bank of the river at the junction with the Tilemsi valley, it is the … Continue reading

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