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20,000th Comment!

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Performing Carpel Tunnel Surgery on a Pig The prize for the 20,000th comment goes to Eggyknap for their comment on the Mystery Photo post in June.

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Over 5,000,000 Blog Visits

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North Home Field in Greener Days of Summer (Click image for large view) Apparently my blog recently passed the five million mark, without my noticing. I just saw that the visitor count at the bottom of the page is now … Continue reading

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Blog Down 12/31/2015

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Chicken, Sow, Piglets My blog is hosted with NameCheap and unfortunately their servers crashed very badly due to a hardware failure and they had to go to backup from 12/28/2015. This means that blog posts and comments since that date … Continue reading

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One Million Words

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Over 1,000,000 Words According to the word counter I have now written 1,000,187 words on Sugar Mountain Farm blog posts. Yesterday’s post topped the one million word mark. An interesting milestone as we come up on my blog’s ten year … Continue reading

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Word Count 997,952

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997,952 Words I just found a WordPress tool which revealed that I’ve written 997,952 words on my blog. That’s nearly 1 Million words. Wow! I wasn’t expecting it to be anywhere near that high.

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All the News that Print to Fit

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All the News that Print to Fit – No Space Left Unsquashed Gotta love the local newspaper. Besides getting thinner they also seem to have gotten rid of all their proofreaders and replaced their typesetters with software that removes spaces … Continue reading

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Value of Captcha

Several people had mentioned having trouble with the Captcha on commenting which attempts to block spammers by asking commenters to prove their human. I have turned Captcha off. The number of spam in my incoming queue jumped from 1,007 to … Continue reading

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17,019 Comments

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Seventeen Thousand Comments The other day we broke the four millionth visitor mark. Now we’ve broken the seventeen thousandth comment mark. Careful where you walk – Shattered records are littered all over the floor.

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4,000,000 Visitors

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4 Millionth Visitor Arrived A blog milestone of sorts: Sometime during the night while I was not looking the four millionth reader was reading on my blog. In fact, I hadn’t been watching because I didn’t realize we were that … Continue reading

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2,000 Post Milestone

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2,000 Blog Posts Bit of a milestone on my blog as I posted the 2,000th blog post yesterday about Of Porcupines and Stock Car Racing. It is amazing how far one gets by putting one foot in front of the … Continue reading

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