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While I Was Gone

May 1, 2017

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Life in the Boomer Lane has just returned from a whirlwind 12-day trip to the Pacific Northwest, first to Seattle and then to Portland.  On her return, she was quite surprised to learn that, while she had been mostly oblivious to the greater happenings of the world during her trip, the world had continued to […]

Stalking and Being Stalked

November 10, 2014

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  It’s taken awhile for Life in the Boomer Lane to notice that she is being stalked by products she has searched for online.  There are, apparently, companies, most likely founded and run by recently toilet-trained tots, whose job is to imprint whatever LBL searches for and to then cause those items to appear on […]

Osama Bin Laden: The Expose

May 2, 2011

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It is only now that Osama Bin Laden is finally dead, that certain questions can be answered:  What’s up with the woman’s clothes thing?  Reports have established that Osama Bin Laden regularly went about disguised as a woman.  As he was bearded and he is believed to have been somewhere between 6’4” and 6’6”, it […]