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#WATWB – Summertime Summertime

Just for today, because it’s #WATWB day, I’m going to pretend my socially liberal, economically conservative, and environmental values are not imperiled now more than ever, that the Supreme Court is not about to swerve fervently to the right, that … Continue reading

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Father’s Day Photo Caption Contest

                     (photo by Scott Eberly) Father’s Day Photo Caption Contest Here’s our dog, Apollo, our cat, Raul, and the poor chipmunk, a victim of an unfortunate accident, or being in the … Continue reading

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The Hate U Give

THE HATE U GIVE Why do we Americans travel the world looking for engagement with other cultures when we have one right here, different from ours, exotic even, and instead of engaging, we put a police barricade around it?  I … Continue reading

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Cleanup In Aisle 7!

Cleanup in Aisle 7 We’ve all heard the term nature abhors a vacuum, meaning nature makes use of all its spaces even if it’s just a space filled with air.  We humans have interpreted it a little differently, sadly, and … Continue reading

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I Just Want to Say One Word to You…

  I Just Want to Say One Word to You… Imagine sitting on a beach. It’s hot. You’re thirsty. So you pull one of those handy plastic bottles from your cooler, take a big swig and are instantly refreshed. Or … Continue reading

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#WATWB

It’s time again for the We Are the World Blogfest which is ONE YEAR OLD this month!  Want to know more about this blogfest?  Here are the guidelines for #WATWB: 1. Keep your post to Below 500 words, as much as … Continue reading

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This Is What Democracy Looks Like

This is What Democracy Looks Like “Show us what democracy looks like!” “This is what democracy looks like.” The man behind me chanted the first line while those of us around him chanted the refrain, over and over until we … Continue reading

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