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Movie review: Ferris Bueller's Day Off

I bought the movie Ferris Bueller’s Day Off for one reason: the movie celebrates the city of Chicago. Other members of my family do not approve—not that they don’t love Chicago, but because they are involved in education. 1,797 more words


Liebster Award: WTF?!

I was nominated for the Liebster Award by Billy Mac of Superman Can’t Find a Phone Booth and I’m honestly pretty confused. Superman is a pretty excellent writer and one who’s feedback I appreciate tremendously. 1,942 more words



One of the most annoying things in life—ranking right up there with unsolicited calls from telemarketers—is having to call a service provider to report a problem.  892 more words


Time to change time

Daylight Saving Time was never a good idea. It has become increasingly irrelevant. Yet, for no good reason, most citizens of the United States of America will change their clocks this weekend, losing an hour of sleep, delaying sunset by an hour but also delaying sunrise by that very same hour. 724 more words

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[Note from Richard–Thanks to TMC for filling in for me while I try to master the remaining songs from the book and get them uploaded. 807 more words


President Trump's "empathy card"

When President Donald Trump met with students, teachers, and parents from Parkland, Florida, after the 2018 school shooting, a camera caught a list of the President’s talking points. 76 more words

Critical Thinking

Thank you.  - Thank you.

Someone is interviewed on TV. At the end, the interviewer thanks their guest. “Thank you for being here tonight.”

So often, the person who is being interviewed responds, “Thank you.” 6 more words

Critical Thinking