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No sympathy needed - just a quick cry

Today I cried.

I woke early and no, that is not what made me cry. There seemed to be a lot of noise in the ‘village’ today so up I got at the ripe old time of 7am. 424 more words

Public Service: a new collective noun for politicians

As an English language teacher much given to public service, I have decided to donate my new collective noun for politicians to the public weal: 13 more words

The awful truth about Hillary is beginning to dawn on Dems


We live in an age of narratives, not news. The narrative in the mainstream media is that Hillary Clinton is “inevitable” as the Democratic nominee, with supporting polling data from the New York Times (that oversamples Democrats and under-samples Republicans) manufactured to support the narrative.

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Deep Breathing

“So I got bored and left them there, they were just dead weight to me. Better down the road without that load…” The words of the song echoed in her mind as they had ten years ago when she first heard it. 256 more words


Expect it to be given — a life worth living.

Special attention.

Wanting it all but not driven.

Refuse the choice to choose, they lose. 41 more words


Paid Ferguson protestors now protesting over not getting paid


According to the Washington Times, the “Missourians Organizing for Reform and Empowerment (MORE) has been paying protesters $5,000 a month to demonstrate in Ferguson. Last week, hired protesters who haven’t been paid held a sit-in at MORE’s offices and posted a demand letter online.

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