More on Hangin’ out at the Jamboree and the Opening Show (27 Jul 10)

 
  Well, I am officially into the 2nd full day of the Jamboree and have developed somewhat of a routine. The days start at 6:10 each day. There is the short trip to the heated swimming pool to do a few laps. The alarm on the phone lets me know that it’s 6:45am and time […]

 

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More on Mr. John N. Brown (26 Jul 10)

More on Mr. John N. Brown (26 Jul 10)

 
  I spent most of my day today taking images of military personnel — mostly Army, for that’s who’s paying my bill for being here — interacting and working with Scouting personnel. I will put them all onto a CD and provide them to Michele, the person tasked with gathering up those images for the […]

 

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More on the Centennial BSA Parade!! (25 Jul 10)

More on the Centennial BSA Parade!! (25 Jul 10)

 
  Three words: WHEW!! The temperture was in the high 90s with a “feels like” temp of 109. As I drove into northern VA, my van’s “outdoor temp gauge” said “106. I think this is the highest temp I’ve ever seen in this van!! No Photoshopping here, buddies and buddettes!! That’s the temp outside my […]

 

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More on “Filling the Gaps” and “Closing the Loops” (24 Jul 10)

More on “Filling the Gaps” and “Closing the Loops” (24 Jul 10)

 
  (Okay…I’m several days behind on my Jamboree-related blog/notes…I will catch up!! *smiling*) This note has been written four times now and every time something happens to where I lose the note before it gets posted. I spent Saturday morning swimming and then going to Golden Corral to eat before driving up to Washington DC. […]

 

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About the TWO Tradeorees (23 Jul 10)

About the TWO Tradeorees (23 Jul 10)

 
  People always ask me “why do you GO to the Jamboree…isn’t that something for the kids? You’re a LONG WAY from being a kid?? What am I or we missing here??” After I smile at them, I start in telling them that the Jamboree is that ONE EVENT which brings volunteers and professionals I’ve […]

 

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Scout Uniform or Insignia question

 
  Hi Leif!! You posted and asked me: I have a question: after attaining rank of Eagle Scout: what is the protocol for dress a couple of years after I earned Eagle rank. I need to know how to dress for a Eagle Court of Honor for a younger scout just attaining his Eagle rank. […]

 

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21 July 10 entry

 
  (I am using the laptop with the messed-up space bar key. Somewords will be together…sorry…) As I told Edith Little, all roads leading to my Dad’s home come through Bluegrass, Iowa… Likewise, all roads leading to Virginia flow through West Virginia. I left my Dad’s home early on Tuesday morning. My goal was to […]

 

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  I heard about Posterous from a BBC World News television show called “Click”.  It is a great technology and computing program and I enjoy watching it several times each week to see how my personal computing can be better! Here’s one of those results.  Hope you enjoy this — this sounds a GREAT DEAL EASIER […]

 

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