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Bruce Springsteen - Badlands - lyrics that say a lot.

Bruce came from a working background and back in those early days he seemed to have his finger on the pulse of what makes humans tick. 218 more words


The Easy Fix. Well...10 for Number 10.

It’s 2016. I woke up this morning in the usual manner. Bleary-eyed coffee and toast for wifey. Banana on toast for the twirls. Feed dog. Feed rabbits. 1,080 more words


In Choosing Financial Stability

As a recent college graduate, I’ve found that in choosing financial stability I have to sacrifice a lot of what I’ve been working towards the last six years. 946 more words

{insert phobia here}

The world seems to be falling apart at present.  Every time I look at the news, Twitter, Facebook or any sort of social media there is some sort of death, destruction, fear-mongering and spread of hate.   762 more words

Resignation letter

Yesterday I resigned my position in the York Township Republican Committeemen’s Organization. Below is the letter I sent to the chairman explaining my decision.

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Opher reblogged this on Opher's World and commented:

This is the view of a Republican.

Poetry - How can we agree? Democrat/Republican- Tory/Socialist

How can we agree?

There are a multitude of things that create divisions, and divisions create distrust and hatred. People become entrenched in the views they adhere to. 190 more words


Pete Smith's Cartoons of genius

Long ago in 1968-70 I shared a flat with the genius that was Pete Smith (and still is). He was a man with a prodigious creativity, a mind that pierced infinity and so many skills that you did not know what was coming next. 190 more words