Daily Archives: December 10, 2015

Some Partial Minutes Of The December 2015 Oregon SQL Meeting

A week and a half or two weeks ago or so, one of my coworkers, who actually is very skilled at SQL, invited a couple of coworkers and me to go to the monthly meeting of Oregon SQL in downtown … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Winter War

The Winter War: A Novel, by William Durbin In this novel William Durbin, a writer who specializes in biographies of golfers like Arnold Palmer and Tiger Woods and in adventure novels geared to teen and young adult readers, writes a … Continue reading

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Why Aren’t They In The Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame: Luis Miguel

Sometimes it is possible to change the world of music without ever aiming at or achieving crossover appeal. Along with Gloria Estefan & The Miami Sound Machine [1], Luis Miguel helped demonstrate to the current generation of Latin stars what … Continue reading

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