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Well …

A friend yesterday shared with me Newsweek’s “Power 50” list of the top 50 most influential political figures in the US, based on their earnings.  It’s old news, I know … and quite inspiring, if you like a good dose … Continue reading

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They Might Be Giants

So the San Francisco Giants are up by two games in the World Series as of last night, after their 9-0 win over the Texas Rangers. Not what anyone was expecting – not by a long shot. I’m thinking that … Continue reading

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Tracking the ALCS and Other Matters of Urgency

Keeping track of the American League championship series via Dubya’s facial expressions is, perhaps, easier than keeping score. True to form, the Yankees surged the back late in the game as the Rangers imploded, much as the Twins had before … Continue reading

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Phillies Roll and Eagles Survive …

And I actially did find a photo or two of Dick … as of October 2010. The resemblance to yesterday’s photo is rather uncanny, I think.  Don’t you?  I am guessing that he has some make-up on in the more … 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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I Think the Gipper Might be Offended

I don’t know about you, but I think even the Gipper might be offended by this particular comparison! My only hope is that what she’s doing is out of avariciousness and the desire to “build her brand” and not out … Continue reading

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Phew, It's Phriday!

Judging from the sunrise today it’s going to be an absolute beauty! Perfect October weather – it doesn’t get any better than that.  Thanks, Alice, for the poem yesterday.  I’m gonna transcribe it here to share … Fall by Edward … Continue reading

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Some Good News in an Otherwise Funky Time

First off, check out this photo – I call it “The Essence of Indian Summer” – Morning Glories backed by a glowing Maple.  What could better sum up this time of year?  Well … maybe baseball fever? Here’s to Roy … Continue reading

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Here We Go!

It’s that time of year again! The Phillies are in the playoffs and the action starts today, with game one versus Cincinnati. Roy Halladay takes the mound for Game #1 and, I’m guessing, also takes the win. My predictions are … Continue reading

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In the Woods

Why does the dark wind sound so different when it’s coming off of a lake?  At once closer and like it’s come from miles, decades, centuries away … from the timeless place where the wind has its beginning. Or is … Continue reading

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