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Is Medical Marijuana Effective for Tourette Syndrome Symptoms? [Report]

Download Now! Table of Contents Introduction: About This Report Purpose Disclaimer Definitions & Terminology Quick Facts About Marijuana Use and Possession in Iowa Extrapolating Iowa Marijuana Arrest Data A Note on Missing 2017 Marijuana Arrest Info on FBI UCR and How to Find It Overview of Iowa Penalties for Marijuana Use, Possession, and Distribution For […]

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Troubleshooting WAMPServer Won’t Start on Windows 10

WAMPServer doesn’t work. I launched the application from the taskbar in Windows 10, but the “W” in system tray doesn’t turn green, it just stays red. There is also an error when I hover over the W: Local server – None of 2 services running SEARCH TERMS I TRIED Here are some search terms and […]

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How The Incredible Hulk and Arnold Schwarzenegger Inspired My Bodybuilding Journey

In December of 2008, I was working for Hewlett-Packard (now HPE) on contract through a contracting agency called Synova. I had been a workaholic for three years — literally taking my work home with me. Now, I was trying to have a social life. I had done some online project management training earlier that summer, […]

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John Farmer’s Tales – EP 3: What I Learned from My Encounter with Fire Ants

Recently I was digging a hole to create a fire pit in backyard. I had been digging for about an hour when I decided to rest. But, when I sat down on a “Big Wheels”-style, battery-powered toy SUV to take a break, I suddenly felt pain around the seams of my socks, where fabric meets […]

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John Farmer’s Tales – EP 2: Where does sugar come from? A visit to a local sugarcane farm (Geneva Reaper)

UPDATE: (12/21/19) This article was first published on this blog 12/07/17, and in the Alabama newspaper “The Geneva County Reaper” on 12/13/17. Article Background & Summary My wife Kat and I visited a sugar cane farm and I reported on the experience including how sugarcane syrup is made by boiling it in a large cast […]

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John Farmer’s Tales – EP 1: The Magically Delicious Heart-Healthy Smoothie

Growing up, Grandma was the best cook I knew. She could make anything from Spanish rice to potato boats to macaroni and cheese to apple crisp. Now I’ve always been fascinated with wizards, witches, conjurers, and magicians. To me, cooking was a kind of magic and recipes were its spells. As a young’un I watched […]