Daily Archives: August 5, 2013

Sometimes you have to laugh to keep from crying.

There are times when the jokes are just too easy. Except for the horrible impact on women’s reproductive rights, of course.

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Dear WordPress;  telling me I can paste text from Word, is great.  Messing up the spacing on that text, not so great.  Not letting me edit the text, abysmal.

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The kids are all right. I will be too.

It is August.  The school year will be starting in a couple of weeks. It will be my family’s last school year. The Red-Headed Menace will be a senior next year.  I will never have to go to Back-To-School Night, … Continue reading

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Loving my neighbor.

I have been thinking the past few days about the Bible.  In particular, about the phrase “love your neighbor as yourself.”  I have heard far too many people say this who clearly have no idea of what it means. For … Continue reading

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It is a beautiful day.  I have been lazy in it.  I have been lazy for the past six days, since election night ended my temporary employment. I miss work.  I miss the people I work for, and especially the … Continue reading

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Adventures in retail.

Note to Canon: If you presume to sell the public a “combo pack” of ink and paper, do us all a favor and include ALL the cartridges the printer needs?  Otherwise we have to ask obnoxious, ignorant salespeople to price … Continue reading

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