Ray Dunaway

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Everybody and Everything Does It

An early sketch on Saturday Night Live (when it was funny) involved then President Gerald Ford. Ford was known for the occasional trip and fall; several times on the ski slopes, and most famously, coming […]


Actress Gwenyth Paltrow has two children with Coldplay’s frontman Chris Martin: daughter Apple and son Moses. (Photo by Gareth Cattermole/Getty Images)

Hollywood: Where Dreams Become Reality

Celebrities! Is there nothing they don’t know? A couple of months ago, I shared the wisdom handed down by Alicia Silverstone in her recent book, “The Kind Mama”, in which she revealed that she pre-chews […]


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The Philosophy Of Politics

Someone once described the philosophy of politics thusly: Conservatives want to control sex. Liberals want to control everything else. Which may explain why the older one gets, the less liberal one becomes.


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The Sandy Hook Commission: The Problem With Lanza, He Was Homeschooled

A brief post today. I have to get Byron (one of my three dogs) to the kennel today.  He’ll be flown tomorrow to one of my sons in the Land Of The Big Sky: Kansas.  […]


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It’s Friday…..

It’s Friday, and I’m feeling sorta “linky”, where I show you around the web. First, a “feel good” piece on Ebola. (Trigger warning: you may get depressed, so click at your own risk) Remember the […]


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One More Word You Might Not Be Able To Say On TV Or Radio….

Were George Carlin alive today, he’d need to rework one of his classic bits; the seven words you can’t say on television (and you can’t post them on a CBS website, either). I’m sure you […]


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Talk About Mixed Signals

Recently, in reaction to sexual assaults on campus, Colleges and University administrators have outlined standards for students when it comes to..well..you know.


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The Answer: People Chow

Several years ago the First Lady, in an effort to combat childhood obesity, introduced the “Let’s Move” campaign. Sensibly, part of the plan was to encourage kids to increase their level of physical activity.


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Good Times!

For many kids, Saturday morning was a time to grab a bowl of cereal, or a pop tart, and plunk down in front of the TV.  Saturday mornings were cartoon time. From the playful antics […]


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The Magic Of Government

We were told that the U.S. healthcare system was unwieldy, and that a major reorganization was essential to its, and our, very survival. And so after the ACA was passed in 2010, we finally got […]





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