Category Archives: Politics

And It Makes Me Wonder

No, not Stairway to Heaven, but this online, word quiz that I received today. Considering the current, political climate, I think this question may have more than one correct answer. So today, after 23 days of political sobriety, I need … Continue reading

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Dropping In A Few Seeds

The first, full week of my cold turkey withdrawal from my “political addiction” is going better than expected. In the last seven days, I have yet to post, re-post, or comment on anything political on social media, save a few … Continue reading

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Ol’ Black Eyes Nails It

It was the Summer of 1972 and having just a few dollars saved up, I went shopping with my grandparents at the Two Guys Department Store on Rt. 22 in Union, NJ. At the age of 12, my goal that … Continue reading

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I’ve Grown Weary. Peace Out.

Around the age of 30, I started on my path towards becoming a political junkie and ultimately a political addict. It was thirty years ago is when I canceled my subscription to  The Village Voice and replaced it with The … Continue reading

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A Prediction

Looking ahead two weeks….. Y’all got to settle down and take this one day at a time… Thanks to Elissa Creech for the meme.

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Stop Already!

Since about the age of 30, I have considered myself a student of politics… a self-described political junkie. I live in South Carolina. They tell me there is a primary election here this Saturday. I watch very little TV, but … Continue reading

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Simple, Yet Profound

I found this gem while doing my morning read.  Those of you that know my blogging community will not be surprised that I found this over at CulturalOffering. I decided, upon reading the story that I would be re-blogging it … Continue reading

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Upside Out, Inside Down

There is a song by The Grateful Dead that uses that line and it always stuck with me as a metaphor for turbulent times. Upside out, inside down seems very appropriate these days. I was meeting a friend for breakfast … Continue reading

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How It Came To Be

Doctors – Build the Wall or Not?  Physicians were unable to reach a consensus: should the U.S. build Trump’s Mexican Wall? The Allergists were in favor of scratching it, but the Dermatologists advised not to make any rash moves. The … Continue reading

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I bet that I am not the only one who can’t wait until next Wednesday. Regardless of the results, anything will be better than 24/7 politics everywhere you look. I feel compelled to comment on how crazy it has gotten. … Continue reading

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