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The Beeswax on My Mastectomy

I suppose not everybody celebrates the anniversary of their mastectomy. We all have to deal with getting dealt shitty hands like cancer or ALS or breaking a foot or being broken up with… (Pain is pain. 1,851 more words

Breast Cancer

Thursday Numbers

Welcome to another pretty exciting edition of “Thursday Numbers!”

“Thursday Numbers” is the weekly column where I take a look at the numbers that are in the news (in descending order) and provide commentary (sometimes spiked with sarcasm) just to make you smile, shake your head, or make you send me nasty e-mails or Tweets. 455 more words

Steve Daines

On 6

Six (6) is one of those numbers that we can associate with many things, so I didn’t intend to capture everything about it. Nonetheless, it’s a special number that I honor in this post, so feel free to add additional factoids about 6. 1,335 more words


August 28 in history

489  Theodoric, king of the Ostrogoths defeats Odoacer at the Battle of Isonzo, forcing his way into Italy.

1189  Third Crusade: the Crusaders began the… 623 more words


NY to NZ - our gain

Federated Farmers vice president Anders Crofoot  reacts to emotive opposition to foreign investment:

When it comes to the foreign ownership of farmland my family has a unique perspective.  927 more words


Bibliotherapy: Oprah, The Godmother and a solution.

What does a Bibliotherapist do when she has a problem in an overcoat( aside from read light fiction to distract herself)? Well this Bibliotherapist calls on her friends. 398 more words