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My Two Heroes!

Today, we celebrate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.   Though this day is set aside to just honor Dr. King, I can’t help, on this day, to also recall the legacy of another hero of mine: Robert F. 212 more words

Jared Kushner, Bobby Kennedy and the history of nepotism

Donald Trump’s campaign was very much a family business, making frequent use of his children and other relatives. It makes sense then that he is attempting to bring his son-in-law, Jared Kushner, into the White House as a special advisor. 489 more words


JACKIE review

This is something of a unique viewing, in that I’ve not actually seen a trailer for it. That sure doesn’t happen very often. Sure wish it was as easy to avoid a Star Wars trailer. 1,470 more words


Sand Martins and Martinets (a Day at the Seaside), Redux.

Sand martins and martinets
martinets in the sand
martinets and marionettes
a holiday wind

yesterday’s perm
all blown to hell
a sister spreads oil
on her arms and legs… 39 more words


Hill 65-Irish Vietnam Hero;Patrick Gallagher.

I don’t often listen to RTE Radio 1 documentaries,because they are usually about subjects I have no interest in. But today in the car stuck in traffic I listened to a documentary and it broke my heart. 571 more words


What - me worry?

Baby I see this world has made you sad
Some people can be bad
The things they do, the things they say.
But baby I’ll wipe away those bitter tears… 714 more words