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Trump, the Elites and the Pundits

Trump, the Elites and the Pundits
February 26, 2016
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I do not support Trump. I was supporting my friend, Lindsey Graham, and then Jeb Bush. Republicans like of my …Read the Rest

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Can We Be Honest About Race

Can We Be Honest About Race
February 24, 2016
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On Tuesday, Ben Carson opened his mouth and enraged the world by stating that Barack Obama did not have a …Read the Rest

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Free Speech & Hurt Feelings

Free Speech & Hurt Feelings
February 23, 2016
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“…”there will always be authorities who try to make their own lives more comfortable by suppressing critical comment.”…”  Bill Williams …Read the Rest

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Glen Campbell’s Alzheimer’s Disease

Glen Campbell’s Alzheimer’s Disease
February 22, 2016
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Yesterday, someone tweeted an article about Glen Campbell now being in Stage Six of AD.  His family put him in …Read the Rest

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Sunday Morning Opera: Dmitri on Tour in the US

Sunday Morning Opera:  Dmitri on Tour in the US
February 21, 2016
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Translated via Microsoft from Classical Music News, Russia “…Opera singer Dmitri Hvorostovsky begins tour of North America, which will give …Read the Rest

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Encryption 101

Encryption 101
February 19, 2016
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I don’t know which is worse, the fact that the FBI is incapable of being able to break into an …Read the Rest

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The Ignorance of Political Newbies

The Ignorance of Political Newbies
February 18, 2016
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I think everyone should be involved in the political process. I believe so strongly in this that I think anyone …Read the Rest

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What If Abortion Activists on Both Sides Would Just Shut Up?

What If Abortion Activists on Both Sides Would Just Shut Up?
February 17, 2016
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I am sick of abortion as an issue. Enough already yet. Neither side is right. Neither side is wrong. No …Read the Rest

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The Prosperity Gospel

The Prosperity Gospel
February 16, 2016
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Life sucks. It always has and it always will. I had an old boyfriend who was want to say “Life …Read the Rest

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Papal Over-Reach

Papal Over-Reach
February 13, 2016
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I am a fan of Pope Francis.  Unfortunately, I think he is over-stepping this time, when he is trying to …Read the Rest

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A Lent Study: Polishing Silver

A Lent Study:  Polishing Silver
February 12, 2016
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Victorian women, especially here in the United States had a soft spot for sterling flatware. Collectively, they were basically addicted …Read the Rest

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The Women Helping Women Myth

The Women Helping Women Myth
February 11, 2016
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Gloria Steinem and Madeleine Albright are basking in the throes of unified sisterhood. According to Albright, there is a special place …Read the Rest

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Football and Head Injuries

Football and Head Injuries
February 9, 2016
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One former NFL player said, in an interview, he doubted if the NFL would even be around in another 20 …Read the Rest

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Political Media Nincompoops

Political Media Nincompoops
February 8, 2016
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There is an old baseball movie starring Ray Malland called It Happens Every Spring.  I mention this because Spring Training …Read the Rest

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Bernie’s Age

Bernie’s Age
February 6, 2016
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Bernie Sanders is an old man.  No, it isn’t because he was born in 1941 and is only 74-years-old. It …Read the Rest

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The Islamic War on Muslim Women

The Islamic War on Muslim Women
February 5, 2016
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  My real objection to conservative Islam is the fact that there is absolutely NO tolerance for women.  Women are …Read the Rest

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Turning Water Into Wine

Turning Water Into Wine
February 4, 2016
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I have a very wise friend who told me something about prayer the other day.  She said all Mary did, …Read the Rest

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Oil Crash = Bad for Billionaires But Good for We the Little People

Oil Crash = Bad for Billionaires But Good for We the Little People
February 2, 2016
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I’ve been telling you, for ages, that low oil prices are good for the consumer.  According to Bloomberg, so far, …Read the Rest

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Happy Birthday Gerald Finley

Happy Birthday Gerald Finley
January 31, 2016
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Yesterday was Canadian baritone Gerald Finley’s birthday.  I know it doesn’t sound glamorous or complementary, unless we’re talking baseball and …Read the Rest

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Boxing Praxiteles

Boxing Praxiteles
January 30, 2016
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The ‘civilized’ world, once again was shocked when very famous statues in the Capitoline Museum in Rome were literally ‘boxed’ …Read the Rest

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The Foul Staunch of Rank Progressive Hypocrisy

The Foul Staunch of Rank Progressive Hypocrisy
January 29, 2016
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If you noticed anything truly nasty in the air, no, it isn’t pollution from Flint, or from the Animas River, …Read the Rest

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The Problem with Islamic Terrorists….

The Problem with Islamic Terrorists….
January 25, 2016
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I have several friends who are Muslim.  Leah was born here in the US, and looks as ‘American’ as I …Read the Rest

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Sunday Morning Opera: Placi Turns 75!

Sunday Morning Opera:  Placi Turns 75!
January 24, 2016
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Okay, so he’s a tenor.  He’s also my favorite tenor.  I’ve seen him so many times at the Met:  Otello, …Read the Rest

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Why Will Smith Will Never Win An Oscar

Why Will Smith Will Never Win An Oscar
January 23, 2016
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I still don’t understand why Will Smith wasn’t nominated this year.  Take that back, I do know, and I don’t …Read the Rest

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Ode to the Consumer

Ode to the Consumer
January 22, 2016
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Woe unto the world, now that oil prices have tanked.  If you watch Bloomberg, it is the end of the …Read the Rest

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The Crying Game

The Crying Game
January 21, 2016
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Rule of thumb:  Real men and Vulcans do not show emotion in public.  It is acceptable, though for them to …Read the Rest

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Political Ignorance Is Not a Good Thing – Feeling the Bern

Political Ignorance Is Not a Good Thing – Feeling the Bern
January 20, 2016
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There’s nothing wrong with a person who is not involved in politics.  Most people don’t have the stomach for it.  …Read the Rest

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What Are the Limits of Progressive Political Correctness?

What Are the Limits of Progressive Political Correctness?
January 18, 2016
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Progressives are making fools of themselves trying not to find anything wrong with hard-line Islam.  The other day I saw …Read the Rest

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Sunday Morning Opera: Au Fond Du Temple Saint

Sunday Morning Opera:  Au Fond Du Temple Saint
January 17, 2016
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There are times when nothing needs to be said. This is one of those.

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Excusing the Barbarians

Excusing the Barbarians
January 16, 2016
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NOTE:  I consider myself to be a fairly well educated expert on the history of fashion in the Western world.  …Read the Rest

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