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Amazon Deal on Orbi Mesh WiFi

I just picked-up this system, so watch for a review in the near future. This dual-satellite mesh WiFi system from Netgear is a pretty good deal, at $246 after the $40 coupon (applied on checkout). Now if they would just do a coupon on the Nintendo Switch....

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Difficult to see how the two year-old residual value of these cars is going to support this program, but it sure looks like a good deal for the consumer.

Leases under Care by Volvo start at $650 a month for 24 months for the XC40 T5 Momentum...The service lets users drive up to 15,000 miles per year...The monthly fee covers maintenance and wear coverage, 24/7 concierge service and roadside assistance, plus insurance.


Griezmann L Celebration
Like 40 million other players around the world, my 14-year old and his “crew” are into Fortnite. As soon as they get home from school or a sporting event, they’re all online battling other teams or each other, in digital make-believe. I’d like to say that I don’t understand it, but that would be a lie. In my day it was the id Software games; Doom and Castle Wolfenstein. But in my day our characters didn’t dance.

...continue reading "The Unexpected Cultural Benefit of Fortnite"

Bad beer wars...

The case has high stakes for Pabst, whose lawyers argue that the company's very existence relies on the partnership with Chicago-based MillerCoors, which produces, packages and ships nearly all its products, which include Pabst Blue Ribbon, Old Milwaukee, Natty Boh and Lone Star. MillerCoors, meanwhile, says it's not obligated to continue brewing for Pabst and that Pabst doesn't want to pay enough to justify doing so.

WTHR Indianapolis

I suppose it's the natural progression of things - a lot of the original brewpubs are giving way to a newer, nimbler generation of craft breweries.

Portland Brewing's founders were among a group of brewers who in 1985 succeeded in getting Oregon law changed to allow brewers to also sell beer and food at the same site where they brewed. That cleared the way for the creation of brewpubs in Oregon.

Portland Brewing latest of city's first-generation brewpubs to close