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Good Bazaar

April 2, 2002 1 Comment

Good Bazaar Readers of this column, now in its 5th year, know I like a good deal when I can find one. And when I do, I like to share it with everyone. Today's FamSite is just such a site, on that I guarantee you will return to often. It is called GoodBazaar.com, and it provides online coupons, discount shop... continue reading...

April Fool’s Day Freebies

April 1, 2002 No Comments

April Fool’s Day Freebies Here it is, the one day of the year we can have fun. And after the latest virus fiasco, some fun may be in order. Today's FamSite is one that can help everyone celebrate April Fools' Day in style. Here at the Free Site, you can find all kinds of jokes, pranks, and hijinks. Such ... continue reading...

Stage Kids

March 31, 2002 No Comments

Stage Kids One of my fond memories of high school was the drama club I participated in. If things had turned out a little differently, I may have been an actor instead of, well, that's another story. Theatrical activities in school can go a long way to helping students develop their talents of voice, manneri... continue reading...

My Dad Goes To War

March 30, 2002 No Comments

My Dad Goes To War With the interest generated by films such as "Saving Private Ryan" and the HBO mini-series "Band of Brothers", the history of World War II has become an interesting topic for discussion and study. Today's FamSite is one that explores one person's military service in that war, and tells it ... continue reading...

Internet Fraud Complaint Center

March 29, 2002 1 Comment

Internet Fraud Complaint Center With the increase in the use of the Internet, there is an increase in companies doing business over that medium. With an increase in this booming e-commerce arena, there unfortunately will be an increase in e-rip-offs. If you or someone you know thinks that they may have bee... continue reading...

The Geek Next Door

March 28, 2002 No Comments

The Geek Next Door The Internet has rapidly become a bonafide place to do business and to shop around. The newness and novelty has worn off, and it is now an everyday occurrence to drop in on your local website, much like it was to run to the corner store. Today's FamSite is one that has a unique twist to ... continue reading...

Yellowstone Net

March 27, 2002 No Comments

Yellowstone Net Mention the word Yellowstone, and most of us think of Old Faithful, the steam geyser. Others think of buffalo and other wild animals. But there is more to the park than that, as today's Family Site shows us. The site, Yellowstone Net, is an online tour of one of our country's' most popu... continue reading...

UpBeat

March 26, 2002 No Comments

UpBeat I can't remember where I read about this statistic, but it involved the amount of time that an average newscast spends on negative news stories. Stories that involve murder, kidnapping, and all the bad things that happen in our world these days. It is great to have found a site on the Internet that on... continue reading...

The Wizard of Oz Links Page

March 25, 2002 No Comments

The Wizard of Oz Links Page One of the most wonderful childrens' stories are about a young girl named Dorothy, her dog Toto, and the wonderful land she visits. Today's Famsite is one that lets visitors explore not only that land, but all nooks and crannies of it. The site is called the Wizard of Oz Links Pa... continue reading...

Kim Komando

March 24, 2002 3 Comments

Kim Komando Having someone to talk to about computer problems can be a blessing. Having them available just about anytime you want them is even better. Today's FamSite highlights a site that not only has great technical advice, but also presents it in a non-technical way. The site is the official site of th... continue reading...