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Snowy Sunday … Sorta

So, the USWNT defeated Italy and has now qualified, as the 16th team, for the 2011 Women’s World Cup. They qualified on the strength of a goal by A-Rod who followed up on a nice hard shot by Megan Rapinoe. … Continue reading

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Halloween Arrived Early This Year

Words can’t begin to describe how upset I was to read, last night, that they wheeled out a pulseless-but-breathing Dick Cheney to be interviewed by his loving keeper Lynne, and defend the myriad ways that the Bush administration eroded our … Continue reading

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Saturday Morning, Nine Years Later

Good morning folks! What a beautiful morning it is. Right blue sky, a yellow Sun – very much like that day nine years ago. I’m interested to see that Newsweek has posted an article speculating about why America overreacted to … Continue reading

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August 1, 2010-Rabbit, Rabbit

Slow going this morning as the sun slides up in the sky and it looks like another beauty of a day.  (Wonderful – but boy do we need water!) Thought I’d share a photo from August of 1958 … Jordan … Continue reading

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Dick

Dick, Dick, Dick … everyone and her/his grandmother is sending you get well wishes after your latest stint in the OR. Me? Not so much. I’m just imagining what it would have been like if Dick were a regular American … Continue reading

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Lots of Congratulations Due and Look Who's Back!

There’s a long list of folks and entities to be congratulated this morning, so here they are in no particular order … To the SEC for acting like a regulatory agency … and how interesting that it’s Paulson and Company … Continue reading

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Madness and More Madness

I know we all get caught up in b-ball this time of year … but the real madness is the anniversary that just went by.  Seven years ago yesterday this country launched a pointless and incalculably damaging war.  Enough of … Continue reading

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Dallas Debacle

Yeah, yeah, yeah, I know.  You know what the worst part of it is? That this guy was there with his friend Jerry Jones – and that he had a good time. He should NEVER have a good time. And … Continue reading

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Saturday Stuff Including Sadistic Sex Crimes at the Top

Read Naomi Wolf’s thorough and absolutely horrific article about the sexual perversity perpetrated by the Bushies in Iraq and elsewhere. I do not understand why Obama is rationalizing and temporizing about releasing the photos and really going after these sadomasochistic … Continue reading

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RIP Alex

It’s time for an animal update from Canterbury.  Yesterday we said good-bye to Alex, our beloved 14-year old sheep.  (Pokey and Scout, the “babies” are still alive and well, although missing their companion.) Alex died peacefully and was buried near … Continue reading

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