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Aaannnd another one

Yesterday, I had a (too) close encounter with a Trump fan, replete with ethnic epithets and Trump sound bites. I recovered. Today, after lunch with my mother in law, my son and I got to the counter to pay, with … Continue reading

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Maybe it’s just me

But when I install a new version of a program over an older version, I always make sure I have the previous version, or versions, available just in case there is a problem with the latest. Someone on a forum … Continue reading

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Yeah, you’re a couple of real stand up guys

After leaving rank messages assuming by the title of my weblog that I was nuts, and when I informed them about what it meant, about how it was in literary quote, THEN told them to fuck off, nary a peep … Continue reading

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I have a decision to make

And I am of two minds as to what to do. A few weeks ago, a photo judge allowed his personal bias to derisively dismiss and insult me and my work in a rather rude, arrogant manner (calling the photographer, … Continue reading

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I find this interesting. 

Many TeaPublicans (TeaParty/Republicans) like to heap tons of disrespect upon the office of the President, and the current holder of that office, even though he was duly elected… twice. He wasn’t appointed in a shady Supreme Court decision. I didn’t … Continue reading

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The art of polite complaint

We bought some eggs, well before their expiry date. 4 out of the dozen were bad. I called the business/farm that supplied the store, and left a polite message explaining that having 1/3 of a dozen eggs be off just … Continue reading

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A poem that used to be on a plaque

In my grandmother’s kitchen: Be careful of the words you sayMake them soft and sweet.You never know from day to dayWhich ones you’ll have to eat. Now, while I don’t suffer fools gladly, I’m pretty decent about honest mistakes and … Continue reading

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