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Montana kicks out TikTok. TikTok Ban Signed in Montana, Paving Way for First Amendment Legal BattleMontana’s ban on TikTok is slated to take effect next year, paving the way for a legal fight that could determine the fate of a possible nationwide prohibition.The Wall Street JournalStu Woo and
San Juan Hills Symphony Orchestra Plays Segerstrom
They played some of Pictures at an Exhibition. About 18 minutes of various movements. It was excellent. The previous week was their festival so I got to hear them play it three other times. The Philharmonic Society of Orange County puts this on and it is fun to watch the
Review: Rode Mic Comparison for Orchestral Works
I recorded the high school orchestra on two nights with different mics to compare them. One night I used a shotgun mic. Amazon called it "Rode VideoMic Microphone Pack with Rycote Lyre Mount, Boom Pole, Screw Adapter and Extension Cable." The other night I used a compact mic. Amazon called
Orange County looks like the Windows background screen this spring
This reminded me of the Windows background screen. Photo I took in March, 2023: Then I looked up what the actual Windows 98 background screen looked like: I think my memory is pretty good. Looks pretty similar. Article about the background screen. “The whole idea of having one standardized image
Why do these orange trees have a bump or thickness on their trunks?
I was walking through the community orange trees and noticed all the trees have this thick part at the bottom of the trunk. I never noticed it before. A quick google search says it is because citrus trees are grafted. This is where it grows out of the grafted section.