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Quiz: Christmas Words

Can you identify these Christmas words?

(Answers are at the bottom)



For Christ is born of Mary
And gathered all above
While mortals sleep, the angels keep
Their watch of wondering love
O morning stars together
Proclaim the holy birth
And praises sing to God the King
And Peace to men on earth Continue reading


Andy Parker’s Weather Machine

My school is trying to win a visit from a local weatherman.  WGRZ’s Andy Parker brings in a weather machine and does an assembly for the students.  We’ve heard he has two kids create an electrical charge between their fingers to learn about lightning.  He has an electricity ball that will have a student’s hair stand on end.  He creates a tornado in a wind tunnel.

Sounds cool, right? Continue reading

Firsts and Seconds: The Answers

Thanks for taking this quiz.

Here are the answers.


  1. According to 2010 Social Security Administration statistics, the most popular names are Jacob & Emma. Continue reading

Quiz: Firsts and Seconds


  1. Currently, what are the most popular first names for a boy and a girl in the U.S.? Continue reading

We Have a Contest Winner

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We used an online random number generator to pick our winner.

Congratulations to Michelle.  She has won a $25.00 iTunes card.

We will be contacting her.

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— The Major & Running Girl

Win an iTunes Card

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We will hold the drawing as soon as we return from NYC, post Marathon.  Well, maybe not immediately.  We Running Girl will probably do some laundry first.

Yes, this is a shameless attempt to get more readers.  But, the lives of millions are clearly at stake.  Well, maybe not so much.  We do promise you interesting and provocative topics and perspectives.

— The Major & Running Girl

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