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Happy Birthday, Pops

Happy Birthday to my father, Brig Seaver, who turned a very young fifty-three on October 21st!


  1. Thanks for the acknowledgement, Rob. I like your Blog but your mother doesn't like the title. Its OK by me - its your blog, so your sticking to it. Mother believes very deeply that God is Real. The big mystery, which has perplexed mankind since Adam & Eve, is what or who is God. Since no-one claims to know exactly what it/he/she is, then any debate over the subject is irrelevant. We are all aware of individual or groups of individuals who claim that their brand of "religion" is the real thing and the only acceptable faith.
    The most dangerous of these today are the groups of extreme Islamic Fundamentalists who believe that massacre of innocent people in the name of their "God" is not only permissable but laudable. History is full of examles of this type of behavior resulting from a distorted interpretation of one faith or another.
    On another subject, do you think we have had enough analysis of the presidential campaign? Only the final tally matters, so lets wait and see. My prediction is that Bush will win with a clear margin. This opinion is based on my observation that the majority of voters vote their "gut feeling" based on their perception of the candidate and one or two of the issues. Very few actually examine the platform or the respective records based on an anlysis of the issues from a factual standpoint.


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