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I Really Should Go for a Run This Morning, but …

Had been doing just great on the exercise front for @ a month when, on Tuesday, my foot started hurting.  I skipped my run on Wednesday and Thursday because it was obvious that it was a bad idea.  Yesterday my … Continue reading

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Are You Fit? Do you Live in Connecticut, Colorado or California?

America’s fittest cities according to Gallup, are almost all in states begnning with a C.  The two anomalies?  Massachusetts and Nevada (both of which border on C-States).  This obvious and important factor in your fitness has not yet been studied, … Continue reading

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Tip Top Tuesday

Whoo hoo!  I got up early enough to do a little working out before hitting the computer – and all looks brighter.  Amazing what a little circulating blood can do, eh?  I am raring to go now … But first, … Continue reading

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More Republicans Jump Sinking Ship to Endorse Obama

Can we be witnessing a triumph of reason? A friend in Portland Oregon sent me this news of a Republican candidate for Congress endorsing Obama. As the article appears on the Truthout.org site, “Washington – Joel Haugen, a Republican fighting … Continue reading

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Cognitive Dissonance USA Style: Women Make Strides, and DV is on the Rise

Even as we celebrate women athletes heading to Beijing to compete in the Olympics, it must be sadly noted that domestic violence and deaths of US women at the hands of those “closest” to them is on the rise. With … Continue reading

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Whitman, Hawthorne, Thoreau and July 4th

I was reading this morning about July 4th and found that there are lots of literary convergences on this day – many of them related to some of my favorite writers. For example – did you know that today is … Continue reading

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If It's Tuesday … Well … SUPER!

Today’s the big day.  I wonder what it feels like for the candidates, waking up this morning.  Wonder if they slept.  Here’s the delegate count (including super delegates) as of dawn today: 2008 DELEGATE COUNT             as of 02/05/08 REPUBLICANS (1,191 … Continue reading

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