Winter 2010 GeneaBloggers Games: Opening Ceremonies

Today marks the start of the 2010 Olympic Games — everyone knows that. But it’s also the start of the GeneaBloggers Games for Winter 2010 as well.

And so, I give you my flag:

I had a more heritage-inspired flag, but it ranked up there among the world’s ugliest. It was really busy. No, seriously. I’m sparing your eyesight by not posting it. It had cross-sections of the flags for Ireland and Germany interspersed with cross-sections of the state flags of Maryland, Virginia and Texas. All of this nestled under the header of my blog. Biz-ee.

I couldn’t do that to you, my readers, and so instead I opted for the more understated and pleasing to the eye upper-left-corner of my blog header, which I noticed at the eleventh hour just happens to be flag-shaped. Perfect!

So, what else can you expect from the Winter 2010 GeneaBloggers Games? Here’s a rundown of the events:

1. Go Back and Cite Your Sources
2. Back Up Your Data
3. Organize Your Research
4. Expand Your Knowledge
5. Write, Write, Write!
6. Reach Out and Perform Genealogical Acts of Kindness

Full details available here. Let the games begin!

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