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Dad is about to blow out candles on his 79th
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And there they go---79 candles, plus or minus 70. Close enough, anyway. Happy Birthday!
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I'm holding Tina the Slasher Cat. She is momentarily calmed. This is a very temporary state.
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Dale is tickling Samantha. Samantha's mouth is open. This is generally a permanent state.
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Neither Dale nor Samantha are enthusiastic about having their pictures taken.
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James volunteers to answer the question. His answer, "Appawana," was close but since "Gettysburg" is what the judges were looking for, he gets only 1/2 credit.
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JPT again, pointing with one of his favorite objects: a bottle.
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Don has temporary custody of Tina the Slasher Cat.
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James is curled up doing the cute baby thing. Works every time.
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Tina is curled up, doing the cute kitty thing. No one is fooled here.
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Grandma holds James.
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Jan is trying to look mean. Doesn't work very well.
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Sheryl is holding up a George Washington book. I'm not sure why. Probably something to do with Samantha.
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Easter Day, 1999: Chez Jams gets a light dusting of snow. It doesn't stick (hasn't since about 1988), but we're amazed anyway.