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Archive for October, 2007

For the Love of Tools: Power Pumpkin Carving

Would Halloween be complete without some pumpkin carving tools?  I don’t think so!  So, I’m adding these tools to my list for next year’s pumpkin carving arsenal.  We didn’t carve any of our pumpkins this year, but next year I want to be ready! First up is the Pumpkin Gutter.  Kindly reviewed at Toolmonger.  The [...]

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Things That Bug Me: Commentators

Not the commentators themselves.  They don’t bug me.  Well, they do, but that isn’t my point here.  I’m bugged by the word commentator. I mean, do we really need this word?  I know commentator is a real word, but I think in most cases it could be replaced by the much simpler commenter.  It sounds [...]

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