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Stop The Hatin’ All The Time

A message to the Republican House from the President of the United States: “Stop hatin’ all the time” Yesterday speaking before a backdrop consisting of carefully- selected human props in Kansas City, Barack Obama let […]



Please Send Money

This will short and painless today. I’m on the email list for the Democratic party and for the past few days, the fundraising hook has been devoted to the possibility of impeachment. From what I […]


Fast Food

A Burger Would Be Nice

How many times have you been trying to decide where to buy lunch and said to yourself: “a burger would be nice, but man- if only there were a fast-food place where I could get a faux chicken sandwich with shishito pepper relish, romaine lettuce, tomato and chipotle aioli on a fresh whole-grain bun”?


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My Summer Reading List & More

Last night, after spending the day on the front porch enjoying the warm breeze and two John Grisham books, I downed a glass or two of Cherry Diet Pepsi around 8. Diet Pepsi contains caffeine, which makes sleep difficult. So a couple of links are all I can share this am.


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It Is Good To Repeat The Past Sometimes

Somewhere in the distant past I took a sociology course ‘neath the elms of our dear old Trinity. And one of the reading assignments discussed the role of the front porch in American life.