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Ode to Whatever

Didn’t know what to write about,For my weekly rant and rave,Deciding not to yell and shout,Inscribing a poem instead. Who wants to read a litany of complaints,Penned faithfully by yours truly every week?How did Andy Rooney get away with it,Every … Continue reading

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No Laughter is Prohibited!

What has happened to everyone’s sense of humor? Can’t we poke fun at anything anymore without feeling like a pariah afterward? In this politically charged society: be it correct or incorrect, racially motivated, downright hateful, selfishly inspired; or truly symbiotic … Continue reading

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A Politically Correct Or Incorrect Tirade?

So, what’s there to bitch about today? Climate change? Naw, that’s fake news, even though a one-trillion-metric-ton iceberg has just broken off of Antarctica and is now floating around in the Southern Ocean. How did that happen, I wonder? Can … Continue reading

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Things That Were Hazardous To Your Health But Are OK To Use Now (and Vise Versa)

While finishing this weeks entry earlier than usual, by the way, I was shocked to learn about Chuck Berry’s death, another of my heroes who has left us to join Heaven’s All-Star Band. He will surely be missed. My sincere … Continue reading

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I, Me, My

Took a break from Facebook since about a year ago. At the time it felt like high school all over without the actual indulgence of youth which accompanied the era. That’s all right for teenagers, but this guy ain’t a … Continue reading

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Damned If We Do, Damned If We Don’t!

Halfway through October already, I can’t believe how fast this year is cruising past. The weather has been marvelous: warm during the day and chilly at night. I’m killing time writing while waiting to capture this evening’s rising of the … Continue reading

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Ode to the End of Summer

Earlier in this brutally hot season, fall seemed as if it would never arrive, promising relief from the blazing heat endured during the hottest season probably on record. Now, although still sweat-worthy but tolerable, the end of summer brings the … Continue reading

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