Monthly Archives: October 2012

North Hills 2012 genealogy conference

A week ago Saturday I went to suburban Pittsburgh for the North Hills genealogy conference, for the second year in a row.  This is a first-class one-day conference.  They bring in good speakers, have good food, and are well organized.  … Continue reading

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America’s next top mortician and QR Codes

Salon has an article on Caitlin Doughty, who hosts the Ask a Mortician series on Youtube.  A lot of what she says is reasonable stuff about facing death squarely, which is good.  I even went to her Youtube page, but … Continue reading

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