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April 17 being both NATIONAL CHEESEBALL DAY and BLAH, BLAH, BLAH DAY, my thoughts naturally turn to politics and politicians as subject matter for today’s post.  395 more words

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Now the Tax Man Cometh

“Houseless: adj., Having paid all taxes on household goods.”

Ambrose Bierce, The Devil’s Dictionary.

(In the United States, all state and federal taxes are due on the 15th of April). 6 more words

On Political Strife

“Politics, noun. Strife of interests masquerading as a contest of principles.”

- Ambrose Bierce

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Definition of the Day 4/11/14

ORPHAN, n. A living person whom death has deprived of the power of filial ingratitude …
–Ambrose Bierce, The Devil’s Dictionary

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(Col Sellin) ~ Obama Administration: Center Of Gravity in a Corrupt Political-Media Culture by LAWRENCE SELLIN, PHD April 11, 2014 ~ Family Security Matters

Obama Administration: Center Of Gravity in a Corrupt Political-Media Culture

by LAWRENCE SELLIN, PHD April 11, 2014

Ambrose Bierce, a 19th century political satirist, once described Washington D.C. 757 more words

Speak when you are angry and you will make the best speech you will ever regret.

Ambrose  Bierce 

This is spot on. 

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I confess! I have many fears: fear of death; fear of illness; fear of embarrassing myself; fear of letting people down; fear of heights; fear of spiders; fear of being stupid; fear of intimacy; fear of ending up alone; fear of the dark; fear of food poisoning; fear of ridicule; fear of failing…. 428 more words

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