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Bin man in wealthy suburb jailed – for starting work too early

From The Independent, March 2015

by JAMIE CAMPBELL

A bin man has been sentenced to 30 days in prison for collecting rubbish too early. 111 more words

Tyranny

A penny saved

There was an interesting piece on the NBC Nightly News last night called “How to Kickstart Your Savings Account.” It emphasized the importance of having a goal in mind and featured a current campaign on Twitter, #imsavingfor. 128 more words

Frivolous

On New Things [and why you should try them].

For many years, I imagined that an adult life involved a dramatic increase in solemnity. I’m not entirely sure how I came to this idea, perhaps from the quasi-parental figures on television or from serious and harried adults in novels. 691 more words

Growing

Symphonic Prose? Bah! Humbug!

‘Symphonic Prose? Bah! Humbug!

For the few faithful followers this post is a culmination of the few recent, and will not surprise you. For anybody new it might be a good place to make an entrance. 1,511 more words

Involution Related Ideas

Capitalism: Why I Hate It

The first thing that I should be up front to my readers about is that I am a socialist; I believe strongly in socialism. Socialism doesn’t happen in America often because we are a society based on capitalism, but that’s something I’ve always hated. 113 more words

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frivolous

Having no importance or worth; trivial. Latin “frivolos”=silly, trifling + “-ous”=suffix meaning “full or or abounding in.”

Etymology

Writing Me

a poet unrefined yet amicable
thought frivolous by the masses
a student once
confined by society’s classes
and still none of the above
a woman a mother… 94 more words

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