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a simple solution in regaining control--of everything

For those unaware of a society in collapse (that being the good ‘ole USA) due largely to corporate entities that make up the rules as is convenient to feed the greed—thou doubt? 388 more words

Book Spotlight: The Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver

Set in the 1960s, The Poisonwood Bible centers around the wife and four– very different– daughters of a preacher who takes his family to Africa as missionaries. 148 more words

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Book Spotlight: The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd

In this beautiful and exceptionally-written coming-of-age novel, The Secret Life of Bees, author Sue Monk Kidd transports us to a 1960s South Carolina summer. Young Lily and her black housekeeper, Rosaleen, are on the run from Lily’s abusive father. 282 more words

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Book Spotlight: Ellen Foster by Kaye Gibbons

Ellen Foster is a little girl in the 1960s who is neglected by her parents. She goes from family member to family member, each as cold and unreceptive as the next. 68 more words

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Family Affair Friday: Season 3, Episode 15, "A Family Group," 1/13/1969

Written by: Austin and Irma Kalish. Directed by: Charles Barton.

This week, we open in the living room, where Jody is confessing to some problems at school. 1,188 more words

Nostalgia

Inspirational Images: Weather - you like it or not

Photographed by Hans Feurer.

Scanned by Miss Peelpants from Honey, October 1968

Inspirational Images

Flashback: 'Squirrelly' Armijo Survives his own Funeral

Hi readers. I saw on Yahoo News that someone faked his own funeral. Got me remembering Squirrelly Armijo. So I searched for a post I was fairly certain I made in the deep history of this blog: Squirrelly didn’t fake his, except by accident. 718 more words

Human Behavior