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The On Ramp

The Blue Mountain Internet Customer Newsletter

 Issue # 51 January 2008 
INSIDE THIS EDITION
  • Greetings from the editor
  •  by Carol Hall
  • bmi.net Gets a New Look 
  • by Ruben Bybee
  • New Year Humor
  •  by Carol Hall
  • Teaching Our Kids 
  • by Rochelle Helms
  • PictureFind
  •  by BMI staff
  • Your Desktop's New Look 
  • by Cheryl Hooker
  • A New Look At Food
  •  by Gena Bybee
  • Crossword 
  • by Tami Rochelle
  • Big Brother's New Look
  •  by Scott Larson
  • A new look at Old books 
  • by Michelle Morgan
  • Fathead
  •  by Victor Luna
  • The City of Cheyenne 
  • by Mike Rochelle
  • Wordfind
  •  by Carol hall
  • Kudos 
  • by Matt Stephens
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    Greetings from the editor
    by Carol Hall

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    My very best to each and everyone of you as we zoom into a new year! 2008 is upon us and it should be a most interesting year at all levels...personally, nationally and worldwide. Nothing ever seems to stay the same, but some years bring more change than others. I believe 2008 will be one of those "very changing" years. I - CONTINUED


    New Year Humor
    by Carol Hall

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    This site has some great rationalizations for New Year Resolutions (Scroll to the bottom and read 'Twas the Month after Christmas"...I can most certainly relate to that!):
    Humor Matters

    A cute "history" - CONTINUED


    PictureFind
    by BMI staff

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    Congratulations to Patricia H of Stites, ID for winning the drawing for the December 2007 Picturefind! She received a $25.00 credit on her BMI account! Visit the January 2008 PictureFind Now.

    A New Look At Food
    by Gena Bybee

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    Getting Healthy With Food - 10 Foods for Better Health
    Nutritional All Stars

    The 2 following articles are a little old, but still worth the read!

    Food Pyramid Gets New Look. Exercise Component, Serv... - CONTINUED


    Big Brother's New Look
    by Scott Larson

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    If you like being in front of the camera, then you will love the new sophisticated surveillance system being deployed by authorities in Chicago. In the name of public safety, faceless bureaucrats in Chicago are linking the new cameras to a very powerful computer program that will analyze street /sidewalk images and... - CONTINUED


    Fathead
    by Victor Luna

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    Have you ever wanted a life size picture of your favorite player?  Well you can get it at Fathead.com 

    They tons of life size players from NFL, MLB, NHL, soccer, boxing and even NASCAR drivers (and cars)!

    And not just players... - CONTINUED


    Wordfind
    by Carol hall

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    Congratulations Colleen G. of Dayton, WA for winning the drawing for the December 2007 Wordfind! Colleen received a $25.00 credit on her BMI account! Visit the January 2008 WordFind Now.

    bmi.net Gets a New Look
    by Ruben Bybee

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    We re VERY EXCITED to unveil a new updated BMI web site (you can see it now at http://www2.bmi.net). The new BMI web site has improved network status pages (at the top right), enchanced billing integration (for faster access to your account). Additionally we have completely revamped the BMI ... - CONTINUED

    Teaching Our Kids
    by Rochelle Helms

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    As parents, I believe we are teachers too. The world changes constantly and to keep up with the changes we need new ways to teach our children. Here are a couple sites with information I have found useful and fun. I Hope you will too!

    First you can take the opportunity to teach your child the difference ... - CONTINUED


    Your Desktop's New Look
    by Cheryl Hooker

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    If you are sick of looking at the same old background that you have when you turn on your computer - BLAH!! You have looked at the same old picture for years!! Well, here is something you might not know:

    To change your desktop picture, follow these easy steps:

    Right click on any blank spot on y... - CONTINUED


    Crossword
    by Tami Rochelle

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    Congratulations to Sarah B of Umatilla, OR for winning the drawing for the December 2007 Crossword! She received a $25.00 credit on her BMI account! Visit the January 2008 Crossword Now.

    A new look at Old books
    by Michelle Morgan

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    These days, good old fashioned books are called 'treeware.' This is because so many books - both classics and brand new releases from big imprints - are available in electronic format.

    These treeless books are called ebooks. Many years ago, Project Gutenberg spearheaded a ... - CONTINUED


    The City of Cheyenne
    by Mike Rochelle

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    Cheyenne is an active economic, cultural and political center for the northern plains and is the capital of the state of Wyoming.

    The "Magic City of the Plains" is located at the intersection of Interstates 25 and 80 in southeast Wyoming. Cheyenne is ap... - CONTINUED


    Kudos
    by Matt Stephens

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    "As we have traveled thru the mid-west this Fall we have really appreciated your service in providing dial-up numbers in a quick, efficient manner. Thanks!"
    -Patsy B. Milton-Freewater, OR

    "Happy Holidays to you all! Thank you for the many times you have helped me. I am a senior citizen and I don't know ... - CONTINUED


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