December 3, 2016

AN INTRIGUING PRIVATE EFFORT… (to help others help themselves) Every now and then we come across something which is both intriguing and inspiring as well. In this instance we’re referring to a recently established private effort to help others help

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THE LINEUP OF PICKS FOR THE INCOMING TEAM TRUMP (…is a mixed-bag of talent which may or may not give us what we want…or need) So far we’re not very impressed with the lineup of picks for incoming team Trump.

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THE PROBLEM WITH MOST REVOLUTIONARIES IS… (they usually replace the tyrannies they overthrow…with one of their own) Fidel Castro is dead. In Havana, they’re sending him off with mass solemn ceremonials and respect for what he did accomplish for the

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WASS IST DASS…DANKE GEBEN? (…just a bit of our folkloric myth as an excuse to stuff ourselves silly…once each year) We Americans have managed to come up with a large number of myths about our history, not just about us

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WHAT’S ON THE SOCIAL MEDIA GRAPEVINE…IS NOT REAL NEWS (…it just means you’re wearing green glasses…to look at roses) There’s a curious and somewhat disturbing sidebar note that has emerged from this recent election of ours. It seems a very

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GETTING OUR ACT TOGETHER… (we can but hope it’s a possibility) There’s still a lot of moaning and wailing among folks upset about the results of this recent election. They just can’t accept the reality of it, and, for better

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