Category Archives: Politics & Religion

Both Sides Have A Story To Tell

I am writing this post as a commentary to the following article I read this morning. Please take a moment to click the link below, read it and consider both sides: Peter’s Choice/Mother Jones article There isn’t much for me … Continue reading

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Jury Duty

As some of you may realize, getting a summons in the mail isn’t really an unusual occurrence here at our house. That just comes with the territory when you’re stuck dealing with difficult people in your life (*fingers crossed, eyes … Continue reading

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‘Awareness’ day? Screw that – let’s have ACTION day

All day long, I’ve seen all of the red equality symbols going up as profile pictures and that’s nice. I really do mean it. It’s very cool to see so many people in support of what should be a basic … Continue reading

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A quick word about the pastor that revoked her tip at Applebee’s

I’ve seen several comments about this story, but not one that mentions this point- why does this pastor so arrogantly assume that anyone cares about what money she donates to the services of her god? To assume that this server … Continue reading

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How a thrift store fax machine can save the world

It seems like everyone has their own ‘African scammer’ story to tell even if it’s as simple as “yep, I’ve seen a few of those emails roll in, too. I just spam them”. I have one that’s a little bit … Continue reading

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Nigger as a word

I was having a recent conversation with with my nephew (Anthony) and a couple family friends (Judy & Kenny) and part of the discussion was about the movie Django. Kenny told us that the rumor mill had said that before … Continue reading

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3 Acres = 1 Million Pounds of Food

This man is the co-founder of a company that has managed to grow 1 million pounds of food on 3 acres.  It is creating community, growing minds and changing young peoples lives. To say the least, I’m jealous.  I was … Continue reading

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