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Doings in and about the extended Haakonsen clan

Which type are you?

If you want to know what type of spirituality most fits your personality, just check out the diagram and annotated file below (Adobe Reader needed) and then ask Joel what it means :)


Get your dukes up!


is a Giant Ape that Stomps Around a Lot, shoots Laser Beams, and has a Sharp Beak and a Long, Prehensile Tongue.

Strength: 8 Agility: 6 Intelligence: 3

To see if your Giant Battle Monster can
defeat Poopie, enter your name and choose an attack:

fights Poopie using

the fights on!

toots is a Giant Robot that is Covered in Spines and Covered in Bumps and Nodules, was brought back from a Distant Volcanic Island, controls the Weather, and has a Humorous Nephew Sidekick and Bulletproof Skin.


Happy Birthday, Joel!

Today is Joel's birthday, far from home in Ottawa, Canada. In honor of his special day, I'm posting one of the papers he recently wrote for Augustine College, that I call "Much Ado About Nothing." Zero and Infinity.txt

A cute story

Here's a story from Scott Sittig, our friend from Chicago who is going to be moving with his family to Rochester to become the first Executive Director of His Branches. Their family visited us early last month, and Jared had apparently his own view of the situation... jared.txt