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calendar   Tuesday - September 25, 2007

Out of Touch

I hate being away from the blog on a big-news weekend.  It’s so hard to come and comment on a story, even a big one, when everyone and their Aunt has already said all that can be said.

I had a great weekend though.  My daughter is a volunteer at the Frontier Culture Museum.  She interprets at the German farm, so gets to learn about history and interact with people all day.  This weekend, her and about 15 other yutes put on a version of Aesop’s Fables for the visitors to the museum.

My brother-in-law and his wife came down from Maryland for the show.  They are moderate, left-leaning folk from the big city, so coming down here is always a treat.  We broke out the weaponry and began a shoot-fest that went on for a couple of hours (when we ran out of light).  Mrs. Christian as well as our sister-in-law were having a great time shooting cans of SAM’s Cola and clay pigeons.

After church on Sunday, we went down to the local park and played tennis.  I don’t play tennis (more of a racquetball person), but it was fun smacking it back and forth with the kids.

Monday’s are always busy, so I rarely get a chance to blog until sometime in the evening...which didn’t happen last night because I was finishing up a web project for a client.

So, now that you’re caught up with the life of Fletcher Christian, here’s a couple of things that I’ve caught from the hundreds of news items I’ve browsed through: