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Sorry, Trump supporter, I can’t be your friend anymore.

Cartoon Credit: Unknown.   A few days ago, I unfriended an old Facebook friend because I couldn’t handle her constant pro-Trump memes and posts anymore.  Later, she asked me why I unfriended her.  I decided to be honest.  She replied … Continue reading

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The dumbing down of American candy.

American commercial candy is bad, and in recent years it’s gotten a lot worse.   Maybe my standards are too high — I’ve had European chocolate, gourmet chocolate made by independent candymakers, and marzipan, which is popular in many parts of … Continue reading

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Why I don’t like e-cards.

Today a relative of mine sent me an e-Christmas card.    While I appreciate the thought (thank you — you know who you are, if you’re reading), e-cards seem like a cheap and lazy substitute the the real thing: an … Continue reading

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I’m not letting Trump ruin my, er, Christmas.

Just like he did with the NFL by making it all about politics (you’re a traitor and a “very bad person” if you “take a knee” instead  of standing for the anthem), Trump has made Christmas a political issue.  Football … Continue reading

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My problem with pens.

Originally posted on April 17, 2017 I have a house full of old, nonworking pens.  It’s not because I want them.   Keeping up with pens and throwing away old ones is one thing I never seem to bother keeping … Continue reading

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#044–Why don’t they call white male mass shooters “terrorists”?

Originally posted on The Chatty Introvert:
(Photo Credit: nbcnews.com) I am so sick of this crap. I’m sick of these killings. I’m sick of these “woe is me” stories of a guy who can’t hack it and says “screw the…

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10 reasons why Trump’s ‘war on Christmas’ is bogus.

Why am I bringing this up in July? Because HE did. This infuriating article appeared in today’s Huffington Post: Trump Launches the War on Christmas in July Trump has railed on about the non-existent “war on Christmas” for the past … Continue reading

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It’s time to stop blaming Trump supporters.

Credit: Chicago Tribune I consider myself progressive politically, but I have a bone to pick with some people on the left.    Unlike the modern GOP and their wealthy backers,  we’re supposed to care about the “little people” — the … Continue reading

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America is not a Christian nation.

I expect this post will make some people angry, but I don’t care.   I don’t care how much the modern GOP goes on about God and how America is a “Christian” nation. Trump and no one in his inner circle … Continue reading

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I hate Paul Ryan.

PLEASE SHARE AND DO THIS!  If you are serious about saving the ACA, text RESIST to 50409. You can do this more than once. Each time, a letter will be sent to another two senators or representatives. This is real … Continue reading

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