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Today’s Tirade: Put a Sock in It!

Why do small dogs have such annoying barks? Not only does the shrill of their yapping grind my nerves like someone’s shifting the gears of a standard transmission without applying the clutch, but the sheer intensity of the mongrel’s yipping, … Continue reading

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Ode to Philly’s Cyclone Alley

Don’t know whether to blame the weather on climate change or not,That’s a politically sensitive issue like if we should legalize pot;The left says yes and the right says no,But does anyone really know which way to go? Those nasty … Continue reading

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Life’s Lessons Learned

A favorite subject of mine at the university was Psychology 101, making a lasting impression in the back of my mind, brought forward to the frontal lobe whenever I ask myself the question, “Why me?” The Cooper went in for … Continue reading

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To Snore With Love

There’s nothing worse than one’s snoring so loud, it keeps everyone awake. At least that’s what my ex-wife used to say. What’s even more terrible is when the snorer wakes him or herself up due to the loud racket, which … Continue reading

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Mr. Optimistic’s Winter Prediction For the Northern Hemisphere

This topic has been held over for the entire summer and has certainly grown old. Speaking with a neighbor about how brutal it’s been and will be lasting that way until the end of this week, before any significant relief … Continue reading

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Looking At Life Through Rose-colored Glasses; Or What Ever Happened To Generation Z?

A surefire way to quell any rational conversation on Social Media is to infuse one’s views or beliefs about politics and religion. Death is another. Who wants to read or talk about those topics?  Especially with death; yet everyone loves … Continue reading

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Dear Kristen: Happy New Year

My dearest friend, Kristen, You know I love you and have for all these years. Not much can come between us spiritually and sarcastically. You consider me to be the King of Slack, where I consider you as the Queen … Continue reading

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