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November 2  |  By Sarah Jackson
Parenting magazine's website has sucked me in again, this time with the headline “20 Old-Fashioned Baby Names That Are Back in Style.”

With a 3-year-old son named Sam, I had to see if his name was on the list. (It was not. But our second choice, Henry, was.)

Most important, I was surprised to find this one at No. 12: Everett!

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October 31  |  By Sarah Jackson
Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake are back to cure your Monday blues with “History of Rap 3.”

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October 20  |  By Sarah Jackson
How cool!

Robert Horton, The Herald's longtime movie critic, was just on NBC's "Today'' show as part of the show's Seattle edition of "Sara in the City."

He showed the NBC crew around the city and shared movie trivia.

Note: His hair is short!

Mostly the 3-minute segment features Seattle-centric movie footage -- lots of Space Needle -- plus host Sara Haines reenacting certain scenes.

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September 28  |  By Sarah Jackson
If this LEGO head barbecue doesn't cheer you up, well, then, something might be wrong with you.

It came to me via Fancy, via Instructables.com, via my husband who is a fan of Fancy.

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June 30  |  By Sarah Jackson
Any modern-day grammar nerd worth his salt should love a good debate about punctuation.

Enter the "Twitterstorm" about the alleged demise of the Oxford comma.

My favorite quote from the related Associated Press story: "Are you people insane? The Oxford comma is what separates us from the animals."

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