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Can You Ever Forgive Me?

Can You Ever Forgive Me?

The trailers for the movie Can You Ever Forgive Me looked more lighthearted than it was.  It was not funny, although it was a well-done movie. The movie, drawn from a real-life story about a writer, Lee Israel, was deeply affecting. Sadness and lostness pervaded all...

I Did the Same Stupid Thing She Did!

I Did the Same Stupid Thing She Did!

The other day, I had a green light, and prepared to turn left onto a moderately busy residential street. As I pulled out a young woman literally sailed through the intersection, traveling fast, and looking only straight ahead. Slamming on the brakes I laid on my horn....

Half a Century of Rights Overturned

Half a Century of Rights Overturned

Half a century ago, we were angry with each other and the government because of the Vietnam war, civil rights  — and Watergate.   Then the Supreme Court  decided abortion was a constitutional right.  (9 Things You Should Know About Roe v Wade) Fifty years ago,...

The Argument Today: My Body, My Choice

The Argument Today: My Body, My Choice

“My body, my choice” is an argument that many make to justify a woman’s right to end the life of her unborn child.  Today, many wonder if that argument is equally applicable in other decisions, like the one whether to receive a vaccine against the COVID-19 virus. Yes....

How Are You?

How Are You?

How are you, asks one character or another on almost every episode of both our latest binge-watch series.  (Coming Up With Better Questions) Sometimes two and three times during a single episode, one character approaches a person who has either witnessed or...

The Tail End Of September and Autumn 2020

The Tail End Of September and Autumn 2020

This year’s sunflowers lasted until the last day of summer; autumn arrived with a sunny chilly fresh burst. This time last year, we were coming through a hot dry patch. In fact, in September of 2019 we were in what I learned was a flash drought. It’s one reason last...

OK, Boomer!

OK, Boomer!

A Cheeky Put-Down I learned on CBS Sunday Morning a new put-down. I was hurt. OK, Boomer is the current generation's cheeky put-down of my generation. It expresses the exasperation younger folks feel with our hypocrisy, incompetence, and curmudgeonliness. But, I...

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Did You Know? Did you know more than one person has capitalized on the Internet and proclaims everyday is a day for the celebration of something. Here’re some examples: National Day Calendar Happy Days 365. My favorite Dallas FM station, WRR, also includes a few...

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