Just in case anyone was wondering, I am an American. Proud of that fact actually, even if, at times, I don’t like what my government does. Anyway, I did some research, spurred on by my brother and father and found that in many ways, my family tree is perfectly American. On the one hand, my family has been here since before our country was even founded. On the other, I come from recent immigrant stock. So, my family lineage represents what makes America truly great. Everyone was an immigrant at some point and it doesn’t matter how long you have been here, just that you are here and have embraced our collective experiment called "America."
Oh – and that being said, I am a Mayflower descendant. Just thought you might want to know. Now, for my family who has asked for this – I am putting together all the history on the Shaw Family side of things. My mom has been doing the Forman side and as soon as she has that posted somewhere I will add that to this page.
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Bio for Jennifer Hancock
Jennifer Hancock is a writer, Humanist and the mother of a 2-year-old boy. Her website is http://www.sumogirl.com/. Included on the website is her weekly podcast: Humanist Thought of the Week.
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Jen on the Web
Ok – yes, I Google myself – and here is what I have found.
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I occasionally get comments from newbies to my website asking why I call myself Sumogirl. Do I weigh some
amazing amount? Am I huge? Into something kinky? What is it? The simple answer is that I like sumo wrestling, the sport. To set the
record straight – here is what I look like. I am 5 ft 9 inches and won’t reveal my weight, but as one of my online fans pointed out, I am
“way too cute to be a Sumo.” Clearly I am not morbidly obese.
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March 15 2007
I am in Miami right now at an adult only resort. Quite
swank. Nice place for a collection of foundations to put you up just to have you for a meeting at an office during the day. Anyway, I wore
my Sumogirl shirt to the airport and have been wearing it
in the evening in my room after partaking of the resorts Hamam.
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