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Yesterday's death

The day after Diwali is a good time to take stock. Did you really have so many sweets over the previous week that you now have to go on a diet? 79 more words


World History: What if fair pay was normative?

Tonight a thought occurred to me: How very, very different would World History be if people had always been paid and always been paid fairly for their labor? 201 more words

Thoughts And Perspectives

Why manners are the glue that holds society together

Since the 1980s, the use of good manners has come to be perceived as a little outdated. It all started with a rebellious generation in search of freedom; they no longer felt the need for those little “magic” words” of “please” and “thank you.” Luckily, today, good old common courtesy is making a comeback, which will, we hope, help us to live together in harmony. 717 more words



So I decided I wanted to go a different route with what I post on my blog.  So about 2 weeks ago I made the decision to cancel my Birchbox, Sephora, Ipsy, and BeautyBox5 subscription boxes.   340 more words

Brazilian Days (292): October 19

Brazilian Days 292

October 19


Dia do Piauí

(State of Piauí). The state of Piauí is located in the northeastern region of Brazil. 776 more words


Darling Izzy

A wonderful sequel to yesterday’s post.

Needs no introduction from me except to say that this wonderful account of Izzy’s loyalty was first seen on the Mother Nature Network site… 511 more words


Steve Bannon Declares Jihad On Infidels

Writing for Alternet, Ivy Olesen headlined “I went undercover at a boot camp for young conservatives — here’s what I learned; The Leadership Institute teaches young people how to mobilize for conservative candidates” (10-17-17). 683 more words

Critical Analysis