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Let It Burn

Let it burn.  We are where we are not because Republicans and conservatives didn’t vote for McCain, but because the establishment GOP keeps putting out candidates like McCain for a reason: “Note the actual phrase begins with “let”. It’s a passive word. No one is saying “Start a fire and burn it down”. It is [...]

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Home-Made Toy

Because I feel the need to think happy thoughts.=) Original here Share! Blog this! Recommend on Facebook Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Bookmark in Browser Tell a friend

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Grad Speech

Excellent graduation speech here, fewer than 400 words. Share! Blog this! Recommend on Facebook Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Bookmark in Browser Tell a friend

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I’m Angry, and I’m Getting Angrier

The late Bobby McFerrin, better known for the song “Don’t Worry, Be Happy” wrote a very different song that has been going through my head the last couple of days.  It’s called “I’m Angry,” or ‘Gima’.  I have it on a CD I’ve owned for probably 20 years, but probably haven’t listened to for at [...]

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Why Doesn’t She Tell?

“Why does she not tell immediately? The two things that keep women quiet when we should speak up about a sex crime are fear that we will not be believed and fear that we will be publicly shamed as enticing, consenting, or otherwise complicit. These fears can be extremely magnified when the report is expected [...]

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La Sala De Clase

The Project Gutenberg EBook of A First Spanish Reader Erwin W. Roessler and Alfred Remy 3. LA SALA DE CLASE (I) La escuela es grande y bonita y tiene muchas salas de clase. La sala de clase es grande y clara y tiene cuatro paredes. Las paredes son blancas o amarillas o verdes. El techo [...]

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Still in Nevada

This was a funny interview to watch Share! Blog this! Recommend on Facebook Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Bookmark in Browser Tell a friend

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Why We Read *These* Books

“…over three thousand years of western history, there has gradually accumulated a body of what have called “original communications.” The schoolroom term is classic , and that is all right with me if we add Carl Van Doren’s definition: “A classic is a book that doesn’t have to be rewritten.” “Literature,” says Ezra Pound, “is [...]

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A Time For Anger

Here’s Nolan Manteufel’s FB account.  The new husband of Doug Philips most public victim* is an angry young man. Good for him.  There is a time for anger, and this is surely it. May he defend the afflicted among the people and save the children of the needy; may he crush the oppressor….For he will [...]

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More on hurting homes

Jimmy Hinton is a pastor.  He is the son of another pastor who was guilty of many crimes against children.  Jimmy Hinton conducts an annual workshop and webinar on child sex abuse with guest speaker Les Ferguson, Jr.  Video here: http://vimeo.com/88247213     Share! Blog this! Recommend on Facebook Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Bookmark [...]

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