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But Compared To What?

Originally posted on Mitigating Chaos:
“It’s often said that life is strange, oh yes, but compared to what?” . . . a line that Steve Forbert has gotten a lot of mileage from. A song about friends, being young, wild…

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A Discovery

Yesterday, I discovered Spotify.   Ten years since it was founded, but I’ve rarely been accused of being an early adapter, except for one company we started, but that’s another story. Today, after church, I will spend my day getting … Continue reading

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Corporate Spin (aka BS)

I read today that the bank branch that I have been using for almost 20 years, is closing this Spring. That, in and of itself is not a crisis in my life as most of our banking is done online. … Continue reading

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None Shall Pass

A buddy of mine posted this meme on FB: If you don’t immediately recognize the scene, click on the link below from my old blog. OK, We Will Call It A Draw    

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On Direction

“You have brains in your head and feet in your shoes.  You can steer yourself any direction you choose”. Dr. Seuss. (Theodor Seuss Geisel)

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Dogs and Cats As Santa’s Helpers

Originally posted on We Hold These Truths To Be Self-Evident:
This video has become a tradition here at We Hold These Truths To Be Self-Evident for the Holiday Season.  Hope you enjoy! ?

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Quote of the Day

Originally posted on Yahooey's Blog:
“Reality denied comes back to haunt.” — Philip K. Dick, Flow My Tears, the Policeman Said

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A Trio

They call it a trio. The Vince Guaraldi Trio to be exact. To me, the trio is the embodiment of Christmas and this will loop around all day, or until my wife asks me to change it. I still come across people … Continue reading

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Counting The Days

Eleven more days until her South Carolina vacation begins. So, Martha is daydreaming about listening to some vintage Hootie and hiding Big Red’s tennis balls.  

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Quote of the Day

Originally posted on Yahooey's Blog:
“Now I am not a cat man, but a dog man, and all felines can tell this at a glance — a sharp, vindictive glance.” — James Thurber, “My Senegalese Birds and Siamese Cats,”…

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