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July 04, 2006

USA, 230 years old today...

Fireworks over the National Mall

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...and still behaving like a rebellious teenager, sticking our thumb in the eye of European plutocrats.

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Whee!


Despite the pinchfaced nose-in-the-air bemused disapproval of our maple-syrup-sipping sibling...

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And we still hang around with Mom, though we did move her into the Carriage House out in back.

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Apparently, we've annoyed a lot of family members with our antics of late.

Oh well. There was a reason we left, and many of them still exist. And lots of people still want to come live in our neighborhood.

Other's blogging it today...

Denizens
SWWBO
Princess Crabby
Fuzzybear Lioness
Adjutant Barb
Cassandra
Alan (Hey, he's Canadian, give 'em a break)
Murray (who's a Kiwi) celebrates mid-winter in his own idiom.
Trias (The New Kid, and an Ozzie, has this to say)
Sanger (late, as usual)
SeawitchDaisy Cutter (okay, not a Denizen mebbe, but we likes 'em! And, um, came recommended by Seawitch, whom we likes!)

From Greyhawk's Milblogs group
Austin Bay
The Stupid Shall Be Punished.
CDR Salamander
CAPT B.
EagleSpeak
Greyhawk
Neptunus Lex
Miserable Donuts
Indepundit
SGT Mom
Soldier's Mom
The Will To Exist

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