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Birdsong

Several mornings lately I’ve heard a familiar birdsong as I’ve walked to my car. Not yesterday, mind you, since it was well below zero and no wildlife was making even a peep. But other than yesterday, my avian friend greeted … Continue reading

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Dick

Wow, a friend just turned me on to a recent news item about Nigeria charging former VP Dick with bribery. Thanks, Doris! This all relates to some shenanigans that took place back when Dick was being a Dick at Halliburton … Continue reading

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First Morning at the Lake

So, I’m up at the lake this morning, having driven over yesterday. It’s very strange being here without Willie, and I find myself thinking of him often. Oddly enough, when I went out to the lake yesterday, first thing, I … Continue reading

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Heartland Schmartland and Other Rants on an Otherwise Beautiful Saturday

So, I recently read somewhere that one of the leading lights of the Tea Party/Rabidly Conservative Republican base is going to be touring the “Heartland” in the not-too-distant future. I won’t mention his/her name because it’s really not important and … Continue reading

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Say It Ain't So!

I’ve come up for air and have looked all around, But politics sends me right back underground. With Ayotte ahead in the polls, And Snowe keeping the rich on the dole, It’s no wonder that football and baseball would take … Continue reading

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Breakers Lose Osborne, Phillies/BoSox Win, Hops are Ready to Harvest, Bret's back, and Dick Hums Along

Sadly, according to my Google Alerts this morning, the Breakers have lost midfielder Leslie Osborne for the season with a fractured collarbone.  Osborne has been amazing for the B’s and I agree with Tony D, who says, “Finishing the season … Continue reading

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Zsa Zsa, Not Dick

This isn’t fair.  First Mitch Miller, now this? Meanwhile Dick ticks along … er .. well, actually I guess not.  He hums along.  Or something equally unnatural. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hfT_IyTSK1s Stay tuned tomorrow as I explicate (briefly) how Dick’s heart disease became … 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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Just Human Nature

Although I tend to avoid organized religion as much as possible, I have always had a strange fascination with Judaism. The history and community around the faith had, in the past, struck a chord within me. It was not until … 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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