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  How old are you? | MetaFilter
I was poking fun at the ageless project and old bloggers when you were still sucking your mother's teat!
Granted, one man's trash is another's treasure and all that, but I learned over five years ago that listing personal narrative sites by arbitrary things like geography or age or gender is about as useful as a tatoo on the ball of your foot.
I'm going to be between this person, born November 16, 1964 (political stuff), and this person, born December 25, 1964 (life stuff).
www.metafilter.com /mefi/29065   (800 words)

  
  2005 Kashmir earthquake - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
On October 10, the United Nations warned that the earthquake left 2.5 million people homeless and they are in need of shelter.
On October 10, Monday, survivors were still being found and rescued from the wreckage including a 2-year-old girl in Islamabad.
On October 14 the Pakistan government agreed that unaccompanied children from the disaster should be taken to the SOS Children emergency shelter in Islamabad for family tracing in a central database and help and created a credit programme for affected families.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/2005_Kashmir_earthquake   (3601 words)

  
 October 11-20
The road passed a few mesas at 20 km and also at 40 km.
At 53 km was a rest area with monument indicating this was the last part of the road to be sealed.
However in October 1985 the area was turned to aboriginal ownership with a 99 year lease provided back as a park.
www.mvermeulen.com /oneyear/Journal/october11.htm   (4915 words)

  
 Deacon has many pastoral functions October 20, 1993
At the General Audience on Wednesday, 13 October, the Holy Father continued his discussion of the diaconate, focusing this week on the deacon's role as a liturgical minister and as one who promotes the apostolate of the laity.
Eccl., VI, 43: PG 20, 622): priests, deacons, subdeacons, acolytes, exorcists, lectors and porters.
The Order of the diaconate can confirm them in the mission they are exercising, through a more official consecration and a mandate that is more expressly granted by the authority of the Church by the conferral of a sacrament.
miraclerosarymission.org /93oct20n74.htm   (1011 words)

  
 October 20   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The purpose of the program is to raise awareness about the prevalence of violence in our society as well as the impact of violence on survivors: October 20, Arroyo Vista Residence Hall; October 21, Gateway Commons; and October 22, Engineering Quad.
The topic is titled “Building Public Trust – Good Corporate Governance and Financial Transparency”: October 23, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., UCI Student Center, Emerald Bay D and E. Register at kpearson@uci.edu or call 824-2728.
Tickets are $5 with UCI ID, $20 for opening and closing ceremonies on October 23 and November 2.
www.antlink.uci.edu /weekly/antweek/FQ03/October20.htm   (1387 words)

  
 UFO Roundup: October 20, 1998   (Site not responding. Last check: )
On Monday, October 12, 1998, Brazilian speleologist Leandro da Silva and two companions decided to explore a cave in the Serra do Espinhaco mountains just east of Baldim, a small city in the state of Minas Gerais in southern Brazil.
On Tuesday, October 13, "the 45-year-old skier and mountain climber" told Reuters that he "was on his way down to base camp at 17,000 feet (5,200 meters) from a camp at 21,300 feet (6,500 meters) when he saw the creatures."
On Friday afternoon, October 10, 1998, people walking along the lakeshore in Cleveland, Ohio (population 503,000) were startled to see three bright orange fireballs moving slowly through the blue sky over Lake Erie.
www.parascope.com /nb/uforoundup/uforoundup981020.htm   (2799 words)

  
 Alaska Administrative Journal, Issue 42, October 20, 1997
Please file comments or petitions by October 30, 1997, to assure their consideration by the Commission prior to a final decision on the matter.
Any interested person may file with the Commission by October 29, 1997, a statement of views and specific reasons in favor of, or in opposition to granting eligible carrier status to Circle together with written confirmation that the same statement has also been delivered or mailed to Circle.
A reception is scheduled for the evening of October 29th for the Board of Forestry and the Tanana Valley State Forest Citizens Advisory Council in Fairbanks at the meeting location.
www.gov.state.ak.us /ltgov/aj/aj102097.html   (8173 words)

  
 Vintage Fabric Grenadine: Adventures with a Linen Tester
October 20 - The Indian Head Connection 2
January 20 - Meet the Azlons from A to Z: Regenerated & Rejuvenated
October 20 - WWII Fashions Part 2 --All Dolled up
www.fabrics.net /joan1101.asp   (1366 words)

  
 WTC Enviromental Monitoring: October 20, 2001
An additional sample collected on October 16, previously not reported, was also analyzed.
PM 10 - Monitoring for PM 10 was conducted from October 9 to October 14 at Pace University, the Borough of Manhattan Community College, the U.S. Coast Guard building, P.S. 274 in Brooklyn and the Canal Street Post Office.
PM 10 monitoring was also conducted on October 15 at Pace University, the Borough of Manhattan Community College, the U.S. Coast Guard building and P.S. These 24-hour averages were all below the National Ambient Air Quality Standards.
www.epa.gov /wtc/summaries/epa-osha102001.htm   (528 words)

  
 October 16 - 20
His belief in the Nora Springs community was shown by his 20 years of service as mayor.
Myrtle was preceded in death by her husband on May 3, 1980; a great-grandson, Lyle John Retz; a brother, Leonard Dorenkamp; sisters, Mildred Steenblock and two in infancy; and her parents.
Wednesday, Oct. 20, at First Lutheran Church, 313 E. Fayette St., Manchester, with the Rev. Tom Jones officiating.
www.pafways.org /obituaries/mcgg/1999/oct4.htm   (7760 words)

  
 JOHO - October 20, 2000
And, indeed it was, although the $20 bargain price represented a whopping 0% savings over the MSRP.
The home page of Boring Business Systems today has the date "October 4, 3900." Gives you LOTS of faith in their products and services.
My friend Jeanne, on the other hand, was reminded that she was in an office building in downtown Boston recently and noticed a Dr. Finger who is, unfortunately, a gynecologist.
www.hyperorg.com /backissues/joho-oct20-00.html   (5672 words)

  
 20 Oct History: This Date
On 15 October every single one of the 11'445'938 eligible voters voted Yes in a referendum to give his excellency another 7 years of dictatorship.
On October 25, the officer's body was recovered just inside South Vietnam, and Cambodia was accused of placing the body there to allow the rescue force to be fired on.
By October 28, the United States admitted that the plane had strayed over Cambodian territory by mistake, but argued that such incidents arose because of the poorly defined border and the activities of the Viet Cong in the area.
www.safran-arts.com /42day/history/h4oct/h4oct20.html   (15111 words)

  
 [INFOCON] Security In The News - October 20, 2003   (Site not responding. Last check: )
I fully believe the answer is yes." http://www.computerworld.com/securitytopics/security/story/0,10801,86242,00.html Title: Antiterrorism indemnified Source: Washington Times (UPI) Date Written: October 20, 2003 Date Collected: October 20, 2003 A little-noticed section of last year's Homeland Security Act has antiterrorism technology vendors lining up to file for immunity from liability if their products don't work during a terrorist attack.
Neil Barrett, technical director of security firm IRM, stated, "this is a setback because it opens the floodgates to Trojan arguments, not just in hacking cases, but in the prosecution of pedophile cases." Caffery's acquittal has prompted calls for expert panels to hear complex computer cases instead of rank and file juries.
The USA-PATRIOT Act was passed in October 2001 with overwhelming support from both republicans and democrats, but growing public concern over the lack of oversight and the potential for abuse of these new powers has caused bipartisan support for legislative rollback of some of those powers.
www.iwar.org.uk /pipermail/infocon/2003-October/000743.html   (2290 words)

  
 October 16 - 20
Gene spent 20 years as an active supporter of the Mason City Community Theatre.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, Joyce, in August 1974; and one son, Chuck Sorensen, in May of 1989.
Phil served 20 years in the United States Air Force and while stationed in Hawaii, earned a bachelor’s degree in sociology from Chaminade College.
www.pafways.org /obituaries/mcgg/2004/oct4.htm   (8697 words)

  
 OCTOBER 20, 2004
Wednesday, John O., Brigitte, and I excavated two test units on the north end of the site – 530R505 and 530R510 (see Map - October 20, 2004).
This will be the last Wednesday that we’ll be able to dig this year as the time changes next Saturday and it will be getting dark too early.
Next Saturday (October 30), I’ll be digging at Ponton, though some of you may want to go to the MAS Fall Workshop in Monroe.
www.chippewanaturecenter.com /Oxbow/10-20-04.htm   (199 words)

  
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The Germans were not stopped before they secured a foothold in the northwest corner of the Red October Factory.
After 20 minutes, 30 Corps sends four of its infantry divisions forward into the German minefields on a six mile front.
On October 20, 1942, after investigation by the US government, Vesting Order 248 was executed.
www.bartcop.com /421102.htm   (2955 words)

  
 Ask Andy
July 20 - Summertime and a quilt is..
Dear Ebrahim: We also were a jobber of fabrics for over 20 years.
In the 1980's as lots of our suppliers and customers were going overseas for their production, we went into selling for some of the mills still left here.
www.fabrics.net /AskAndy1101.asp   (3585 words)

  
 October 20,   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Whoever was serving usually would win 3 oor 4, and sometimes all 5 points.
After the score was tied at 20, Qin cashed in on his two opportunities to take the game 22-20.
In the second game, Ma increased his forehand attacks, and Qin would use his backhand blocks to move his opponent around.
home.covad.net /~chunglau/102001.htm   (356 words)

  
 The Calendar - October 20, 2005   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Tickets will be available for purchase or pick-up on Tuesday, October 18 through Thursday, October 20 between 8 a.m.
Tickets can also be purchased or picked up at the door on October 20 starting at 6 p.m.
On Thursday, October 20 at 7:15 p.m., the topic discussed will be “Peace in Ireland.” Speaker TBA, and the discussion will be held at the 6th Floor of the ULM Library.
www.ulm.edu /cgi-bin/cal_make.pl?p1=DAY20051020   (186 words)

  
 Destination : Freedom Newsletter - October 20, 2003
Wabco Transit signed a contract on October 15 to supply brakes, couplers and current collectors for New York City subway cars to be built by ALSTOM and Kawasaki.
Service will begin October 20 on EZ RIDER, the new bus service being operated in Midland and Odessa, Texas, by the Midland-Odessa Urban Transit District.
He said the railroad had been running replacement crews late at night because of a statewide hiring shortage, a large number of retirements and an increase in business, and was trying to maximize the number of people working the lines.
www.nationalcorridors.org /df/df10202003.shtml   (7042 words)

  
 Wednesday, October 20, 2004
(Rockwood, Ont) On Friday, October 15th, 2004 at 10:44pm, officers from the County of Wellington O.P.P. responded to a report of a pedestrian struck by a train near Highway 7 and Jones Baseline in Eramosa Township.
(Drayton, Ont) On Wednesday, October 13th, 2004 at 5:57pm, officers from the County of Wellington O.P.P. responded to a report of a suspicious male in the wooded area at the end of John Street North near Wood Street in Drayton.
* October 31 can be a chilly night so make sure that costumes are loose enough to be worn over warm clothing but not so baggy or long that trick or treaters can trip over their costumes.
www.heresthescoop.net /index04-10-20.html   (10527 words)

  
 TLJ News: October 16-20, 2003.
An earlier version of this bill, S 274, titled the "Class Action Fairness Act of 2003", was introduced on February 4, 2003.
On Wednesday, October 15, the Senate Banking Committee approved the nominations of Harvey Rosen and Kristin Forbes to be members of the Council of Economic Advisers.
On Wednesday, October 15, the Senate Banking Committee approved the nominations of Julie Myers and Peter Lichtenbaum to be Assistant Secretaries of Commerce for Export Enforcement.
www.techlawjournal.com /home/newsbriefs/2003/10d.asp   (5285 words)

  
 Drug Safety Oversight Board Meeting Summary, October 20, 2005
The Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) Drug Safety Oversight Board (DSB or Board) held a meeting on October 20, 2005.
The primary focus of the meeting was to discuss how the Board would perform its oversight functions.
The Board used these pre- and post-decisional examples to discuss, further clarify, and define their oversight and advisory responsibilities to the Center Director, including their role in establishing policies and managing the communication of important drug safety issues to Agency stakeholders.
www.fda.gov /cder/drug/DrugSafety/DSOBmeetings/DSOB20051020.htm   (127 words)

  
 OCTOBER 20, 2003
Moved by Tracy, seconded by Peschong, to approve the minutes of the regular City Council meeting held on October 6, 2003 and the special City Council meeting held on October 10, 2003 as prepared.
The Public Health and Safety Committee met on October 20, 2003 at 5:55 p.m.
The Public Properties Committee met on October 20, 2003 at 6:55 p.m.
www.cityofmitchell.org /admin/council_minutes/2003/10_20_03.htm   (1728 words)

  
 NCST Advisory Committee Mtg. Minutes of October 19-20, 2004
The slides from the presentations are embedded as links to PDF files within this document and, thus, are summarized in these minutes.
The NIST study attempted to determine the force required to dislodge SFRM from structural steel members, using in-place density and bond strength, laboratory static strength properties, and impact tests.
Tests were performed on 8 inch by 16 inch by 0.25 inch plates and 1 inch by 20 inch bars with and without primer.
www.nist.gov /public_affairs/ncstmin_oct19-20.htm   (13040 words)

  
 PhotoshopNews: Photoshop News and Information » 2005 » October » 20
NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Oct. 20, 2005–Today, at the PhotoPlus Expo in New York City, the National Association of Photoshop Professionals (NAPP) announced a “Call for Entries” for its 2006 Digital Canvas Awards, the first worldwide competition exclusively for Adobe(R) Photoshop(R) users.
Press Release: SAN JOSE, Calif. — Oct. 20, 2005 — Adobe Systems Incorporated (Nasdaq:ADBE) today announced that thousands of professional photographers are accessible to the creative community through an expanded update to its worldwide Photographers Directory.
Adobe has teamed up with nearly 20 professional photography associations worldwide, making it easy to find the right photographer without interrupting the flow of the overall design process and providing photographers with a global network to showcase their work and attract new clients.
photoshopnews.com /2005/10/20   (577 words)

  
 UNIDO - 20 - 26 October
UNIDO Geneva is also now better able to take advantage of its proximity to high-level residents and visitors, as was the case when World Bank President James Wolfensohn was in town on 10 October, 2002.
Discussions on 18 October, 2002, with WTO Deputy Director - General Kipkorir Aly Azad Rana, who is responsible for technical cooperation, indicate that the most effective way to initiate the new WTO - UNIDO partnership may be in the context of a the "Trade Clinic" concept recently launched by DG Supachai.
The "Trade Clinic" is a prompt action mechanism to provide intensive care to particular problems such as the one UNIDO participated in regarding the 1999 EU ban on Nile Perch from Lake Victoria.
www.unido.org /en/doc/7982   (1775 words)

  
 Fear and Loathing - October 2004 Entries   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Unless otherwise expressly stated, all original material of whatever nature created by Bil Simser and included in this website (plus any related pages including archives), is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 Canada License.
posted @ Wednesday, October 20, 2004 4:50 PM
posted @ Saturday, October 16, 2004 6:45 AM
weblogs.asp.net /bsimser/archive/2004/10.aspx   (459 words)

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