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killing time for those who like it better dead

This racoon is NOT DEAD he and his 2 siblings are waiting for me to go back in the house, so they can eat the rest of the cat food off the porch. reading:Why Do Men Have Nipples? Hundreds of Questions You’d Only Ask a Doctor After Your Third Martini by Mark Leyner, Billy GoldbergJames […]

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super snoopers

“Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man’s character, give him power.” Abraham Lincoln. Our constitutional rights have been slowly subjugated under the umbrella of our “War on Terrorism”‘ which if it is anything like our “War On Drugs”, should do little more than increase and disseminate the amount […]

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what's 43 in dog years

I made my own birthday cake. German chocolate with coconut pecan frosting.I had about 4 bites and then slid into a diabetic coma. Only one person remembered it was my birthday. Getting older sucks. Picked up some clothes at the thrift store, as well as a Red Blazer, makes me look like a real estate […]

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fur people

Two of my lodgers have left for new homes, well potential new homes. Sammy and Jinxie, A big persian and a little tortoise shell, never could figure out which was which. Despite all outward appearances, I am not ‘the cat lady’ I am not even a cat collector even a cat fanatic. I only want […]

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This is my life, and its ending one mile at a time.

I wish someone would invent frequent driver miles. For every 2 hours you spend sitting on your ass, you get 2 hours lying on a beach somewhere. It’s very cold here in the northeast, perfect weather to sit on one’s hinney and read big fat library books. But alas I have to abandon my nice […]

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Yes, Virginia there is a blog

Our country tis of thee has finally slid over the edge, and has become the evil empire our parents warned us about. theocracyn 1: a political unit governed by a deity (or by officials thought to be divinely guided) 2: the belief in government by divine guidance “But apparently we liberal, secular fags here at […]

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In the future we will all have blogs

WTF? are our lives so vacuous that we feel the urge to scream into the ethernet wilderness? What I AM reading: Talk to the Hand: The Utter Bloody Rudeness of the World Today, or Six Good Reasons to Stay Home and Bolt the Door by Lynne Truss Garbage Land : On the Secret Trail of […]

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Google is a cruel Santa

Cruel Santa gives you everything you ever wanted – problem is he gives it to everyone else too. Such is life. I was miserating with Forrest Proper and Judith Tingley the other day, that sure, the internet makes buying the book you want easier, but it hasn’t done that same with browsing. You can easily […]

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day in the life

“Violence can only be concealed by a lie, and the lie can only be maintained by violence. Any man who has once proclaimed violence as his method is inevitably forced to take the lie as his principle.” – Alexander Solzhenitsynone book, one world – Chicago will join with All-Russia State Library for Foreign Literature in […]

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Bullpen Book Club vols 2 & 3

” The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page.” ~ St. AugustineLiterary Trips: Following in the Footsteps of Fame,, ed. Victoria Brooks, GreatestEscapes.com 362 pages, 0968613705 –Literary Trips 2: Following in the Footsteps of Fame – ed. Victoria Brooks, GreatestEscapes.com 400 pages, 0968613713 True confession. I hardly ever […]

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