Category Archives: Current Events

Lady Gaga gives me hope

I've been pretty disappointed in the American public lately. The constant public social media fighting between "both sides" of the political spectrum has been very discouraging. Neither side seems to be willing to give the other side a chance and the voices are screaming at each other so much that I've almost quit listening to…
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End the Debates?

Like a lot of people, I watched the presidential debate last night (okay, not all of it - I skipped the last half hour). I expected to see a train wreck given the "explosive" new revelation of Donald Trump's foul mouth and chauvinist attitude toward women on a tape from eleven years ago that just…
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Hiding in Cookie Jam

A not so funny thing happened when I moved from a blog site to my own website. I lost my voice. I realize now that with a blog, I felt safe to dash off a few words about this or that. Sometimes they were great, sometimes not. But it was okay because it was only…
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Newspaper vs News App

For some unknown reason we have started receiving The Wall Street Journal at our house. Last week we received it on Thursday, Friday, and then the Saturday/Sunday edition. Sometime in the early morning hours it landed in our driveway. Monday, no paper. I thought, "okay, they've discovered their mistake". Then yesterday, Wednesday, it showed up…
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