Category Archives: Elections

A Neo-Nazi in Congress?

It is a beautiful day, albeit cold and near freezing. I got up and went about my morning routine, unaware of the nightmare that was continuing to bloom in my own back yard. I got a message from a friend … Continue reading

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‘Tell the judge I love my wife.’

The other day, MK and I, instead of doing the Black Friday thing, went to the movies. We saw ‘Loving,’ the true story of interracial love from the 50s. It was the story of a man and a woman in … Continue reading

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Transitioning from Thanksgiving to Christmas

Thanksgiving is just a few days past and my mind goes to the next step, as it always does, in the seasonal process. Other things are most certainly omnipresent on my mind and my online petition signing has multiplied like … Continue reading

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This cannot wait…

Of late, my common blog posting procedure is to write a day or so ahead of time and then post it later. That is not what I am doing today. This is a fresh ‘write.’ I don’t feel that there … Continue reading

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Down with Halloween, Up with Thanksgiving and also Christmas?

There is nothing I hate more than Christmas showing up way too early. No matter what we say, it hits the stores in what seems to be an earlier and earlier time every year. Monday started out, as it usually … Continue reading

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