How Ouisconsin Became Wisconsin


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Because my parent’s parents migrated to Wisconsin during the nineteenth century, I’ve wondered for a very long time why did they migrate from New Hampshire and other places to the Midwest, and what does the place-name ‘Wisconsin’ mean. Slowly, I … Continue reading

Another controversial book?


Monday we ate at a Japanese Restaurant, within walking distance of our house. It’s taken me years to interest David in Asian food, so this was a major accomplishment.  And, while I ordered my favorite vegetable tempura, he ordered the … Continue reading

Grey Matters


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One of the things I discovered when I retired ten years ago was how quickly what I thought I remembered evaporated. Let’s put it this way, I hope I archived it somewhere in my overloaded brain, but I can’t be … Continue reading