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   “Now, Mr Walpole, Doctor says he can’t think of one good reason why you couldn’t wake up today, and it would be good for me to hear the sound of your voice before I’m off on my holidays,” whispered the nurse, close to his ear and with a teasing cadence to her voice. 1,450 more words


Recently had an experience with a 53 year old, Mexican, Trump-supporting park ranger.

Recently had an experience with a 53-year-old, Mexican, Trump-supporting park ranger. He saw my Bernie stick, and thus began an hours-long debate/discussion. He had strong opinions, I have strong opinions. 877 more words

22: "Hard maybe"

Erin messaged Bernie and invited her out for dinner one night on a Wednesday. Bernie was apprehensive. She almost didn’t accept the invitation, except that Jemima texted her two minutes after Erin did to let her know that she’d received the same invite. 1,723 more words


Democratic money?

According to a Princeton University study of 2014 the US cannot be considered a democracy. Researchers Gilles and Page explain that “economic elites and organized groups representing business interests have substantial independent impacts on U.S. 592 more words


Celebrated novelist Philip Roth on Donald Trump

Philip Roth, who passed away at 85 in May 2018, called Trump a con artist. He also said that Trump “is ignorant of government, of history, of science, of philosophy, of art, incapable of expressing or recognizing subtlety or nuance, destitute of all decency, and wielding a vocabulary of seventy-seven words that is better called Jerkish than English.” 17 more words

Politics & Strategy

Around Town....

Bernie H is looking for an identification on this plant – it comes up like corn and has thick waxy leaves.  If you know, give us a shout. 40 more words