The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Blogsen-usSat, 20 Dec 2014 08:47:40 EDTSat, 20 Dec 2014 08:47:40 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssComing attractionshttp://www.altoonamirror.com/page/blogs.detail/display/6188/Coming-attractions.htmlBorrowing a page from TV, where they endlessly promote things in advance... <P> My next Mirror column will be the annual collection of holiday songs.Sat, 20 Dec 2014 06:27:27 EDTMcRib updatehttp://www.altoonamirror.com/page/blogs.detail/display/6174/McRib-update.htmlI started to place my order at McDonald's on Saturday and it went like this: <P> Me: "One McRib..." <P> McDonald's Guy: "We don't have the McRib any more." <P> Just like that, it's gone. No warning. <P> There's a lesson in this.Thu, 4 Dec 2014 19:46:02 EDTMicrowave the popcornhttp://www.altoonamirror.com/page/blogs.detail/display/6164/Microwave-the-popcorn.htmlIf you need something non-football to watch over the long holiday weekend, I recommend two movies with a Thanksgiving theme: <P> "Planes, Trains and Automobiles" with Steve Martin and John Candy.Sun, 23 Nov 2014 03:15:56 EDTWelcome backhttp://www.altoonamirror.com/page/blogs.detail/display/6147/Welcome-back.htmlI walked into my local McDonald's last Saturday around 5:30 p.m. and unexpectedly encountered an old friend. <P> McRib is back. <P> McRib is the specialty sandwich McDonald's offers occasionally, usually bringing it back in the autum.Fri, 7 Nov 2014 03:29:34 EDTMaz Dayhttp://www.altoonamirror.com/page/blogs.detail/display/6113/Maz-Day.htmlToday is Oct. 13, the 54th anniversary of the Pirates' victory over the New York Yankees in the 1960 World Series. <P> It remains the only World Series in which Game Seven ended on a home run.Mon, 13 Oct 2014 04:31:57 EDT