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Sick at Heart

Six people were shot down yesterday in Tucson … on a Saturday morning when they were out and about, simply living their lives.  They are: * John M. Roll, 63, a federal district court judge. * Gabriel Zimmerman, 30, Giffords’ … Continue reading

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Congrats to the Cardinal

Yup, Stanford ended UConn’s streak with a strong performance against a Husky team that never really looked like themselves.  (In truth, they looked a little like the Tuesday night Eagles.) Great performance by the Stanford women.  My only complaint is … Continue reading

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Gotta Go Shovel

Looks  like we really did get some snow here in Central NH last night … lovely end to a holiday weekend (IMHO). Here’s hoping everyone in YOUR life is safe and sound … and wishing you all the best this … Continue reading

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Gratitude and Condolences …

… to Boltgirl, who lost her grandmother to a stroke on Sunday … and brings to my mind the fleeting preciousness of every single moment of our lives.  The slap of a screen door and sound of barefeet running across … Continue reading

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Home Again

So it’s November 23, 2010 and I’m home again after a really nice visit with HollyCornblog and CharlieHopbrew (and an extra special visit from my Kindle buddy … a.k.a. wannabes), as well as a brief span of quiet time up … Continue reading

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So, Woodstove Management …

Yep, that’s definitely a skill I need to practice a bit more, judging from the 80+ degrees I managed to have the place at by bedtime.  (And yes, JBD … if we manage a trek up here in the cold … Continue reading

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End of an Era

No, I am not taking about the Phillies, who last night lost their bid to go to a third straight World Series. Not by a mile … I am talking about Willie, our sweet black lab, who died last Sunday … Continue reading

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The Weirdest Assistant AG … at Least in Michigan

My goodness, you have to read Boltgirl’s post about Andrew Shirvell and watch at least some of the video.  It makes me think that GOP must stand for something like Going Overboard Projecting.  Of course, I didn’t actually see anywhere … Continue reading

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Are Other Countries This Entitled and Ugly? Not-So-Much …

I finally succumbed and have done a little research into the whole burn the Koran flap that is the latest embarrassing eruption of America’s ugly id into our shared airspace.  Isn’t there some way we can repress this stuff, folks?  … 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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