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Mantidfly Photos

Posted on Jul 6, 2005 | Last Updated Nov 8, 2011
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Photos of a mantidfly, a predatory insect related to lacewings. The insect is easily confused with the praying mantis. It is a mantis mimmick.

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Saying Goodbye to Dad

Newsletter, July 27, 2013
Posted on Jul 27, 2013 | Last Updated Jul 27, 2013

Shawn Olson's Newsletter, July 27, 2013. News about my father's death.

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Adieu Cringe

Posted on Dec 25, 2003 | Last Updated Nov 2, 2011

2003 is coming to an end with the final Cringe show. This year my mother died, my friend John Hart died, and my favorite band broke up.

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Andrew Penry

Posted on Dec 31, 2002 | Last Updated Oct 30, 2011

A note on my friend Andrew Penry.

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My Industrial Art

Posted on Jan 27, 2005 | Last Updated Nov 8, 2011
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Some unusual digital art composed from my photos and a portrait.

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My Experience at Westland High School

How an honor-roll student can lose heart and drop out
Posted on Oct 19, 2002 | Last Updated Oct 26, 2011

An overview of Shawn Olson's experience at Westland High School.

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Brett Atherton

Posted on Jun 27, 2011 | Last Updated Jun 27, 2011

Brett Atherton is a longtime friend of Shawn Olson. He is a member of the Indestructible Robots and Nerd Table.

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Terry Shaver--the Mantooth

Posted on Jan 29, 2003 | Last Updated Oct 31, 2011

Brief bio of my friend Terry Shaver.

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April 3, 2006 Newsletter

Posted on Apr 2, 2006 | Last Updated Nov 9, 2011
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April 3, 2006 Newsletter including information about my trip to Arizona.

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Golden Retriever Photos

Posted on Feb 22, 2006 | Last Updated Nov 9, 2011
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Some photos of my dog Dewey playing in the sunset.

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