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Rā 295 Rāmere 21 o Whiringa-ā-nuku

A blast from the past this evening. Bad Manners being, as always, bad mannered and totally energetic. I don’t think I’ve seem so many bald headed, slightly round, middle aged men dancing madly in one small space before!

How Dare You Call Us Nazis...

A small post on Facebook ( AKA Mother of Annoyance ) about the topic of WW2 German tanks drew a howl of protest when the story referred to the devices as nazi tanks. 207 more words

Man Talk

Date pending, or a sniff of cold feet

I have a date scheduled tomorrow evening with a chap I shall call Mr Teach, because he’s training to be a teacher (good to see my originality is entirely undiminished this week). 601 more words


Bad Manners

Can you believe I used to publish a daily post?

Neither can I. (Never again!) But I felt like sharing this “extra” post today since I meant to publish it last Friday. 1,005 more words

Bipolar Disorder

Storytime: You Can't Buy Manners

I’ve always been interested in all things etiquette and manners because I think its becoming a lost art in our world. I don’t consider myself a snob about it and I understand that a lot of people don’t find it important enough to understand the value of a handwritten thank you note, know which direction to pass the bread, or if its appropriate to use your cell phone at the table. 1,014 more words


Other people's needs

By Caitlin Kelly

Silence! Solitude!

Rant alert!

Unless you live (as some of you do!) in a rural and isolated area, we’re literally bumping into one another all day every — in stores and elevators, on the subway and bus and streetcar, at the movies and opera and theater, at work and in the park, in our houses of worship, at airports and bus stations and the grocery store. 721 more words


How Mad Genius Club Banned Me

Mad Genius Club, the joint blog of notable Sad Puppy activists such as Kate Paulk, Dave Freer, Amanda S. Green and others, banned me. There’s nothing special about that, of course. 1,387 more words

Sad Puppies