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TIME FOR A LITTLE MR. R

There is a function on Apple computers, at least it’s on my iMac, that is called “Force Quit.” It is similar to the old combo of “Control-Alt-Delete” found on most PCs.  I really like Force Quit (FQ) because it takes no … Continue reading

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DAD WAS RIGHT…TO HELL IN A HAND BASKET!

This isn’t the first time that it seems everything around us is going bonkers.  In fact, it happens all the time, generation after generation. The older one thinks the younger one is inferior and will destroy everything their elders have worked so … Continue reading

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TIME FOR A TIME OUT

Well here I go, against my own will, tiptoeing into the political arena once more.  I promised myself that I would not do this again because it only gets people agitated and hostile.  But mine is a neutral stand, more … Continue reading

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HEY! DIDN’T I TELL YOU NOT TO BOTHER ME?

I think we have reached the saturation point…or else it’s another sign that my retirement, which is now in its unbelievable 12th year, has taken me out of the mainstream and numbed my senses. So what is it I’m trying … Continue reading

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Back To The Birds

I have to admit, I was surprised at the reaction—or lack thereof—to my last posting regarding the shootings at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School and the follow-up statement by Florida Senator Marco Rubio. I rarely get into politics and big … Continue reading

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THE INJUSTICE OF A MILITARY PARADE

I am an angry American. I have never been this angry about my country’s leadership. When will this madness stop? When will we all come to our senses? Have we lost all direction; have we given up on what is … Continue reading

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It’s Time!

­ When it comes to politics, what is important to know about me is simple: I am a citizen of the United States of America. As such, I have certain rights, among them Freedom of Speech. Those words represent an … Continue reading

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The Sadness Among Us

Sadness creeps its way among us Like an ivy it clings and spreads We mourn once more, more than before. And with all that we know, we really don’t know. The politicians debate the issues but to no avail They … Continue reading

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Reality America

In the privacy of my home, or within the circle of close friends, my politics will surface.  There isn’t much to them to surface, but I do have opinions at times and I will express them.  I do not offer … Continue reading

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IT’S POLITICS AS UNUSUAL

I have to break down and admit that I have watched some—just SOME—of the Republican national convention this week. As a budding young journalist back in 1968 the political conventions that year still take top prize for being the most … Continue reading

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