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The "non-politician" movement

I have decided that I want a non- surgeon to handle my surgery, a non-lawyer to represent me in a law suit, a non-plumber to fix my water leak.   638 more words


Cup of Joe, On the Road

“Diner I” Oregon, Fall, 1959. Photo by Jacques Lowe.


Obama, RFK and the Not So Secular Left

A few months ago, President Obama’s address at the National Prayer Breakfast caused conservatives to question whether the President was even Christian.  Yet his eloquent eulogy of Charleston’s Reverend Clement Pinckney, was an illustration of how his faith has informed his politics.   393 more words

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How We Celebrated Dylan's Birthday at the Winery

Memorial Day weekend, for those of us who live in a four-season climate, is often thought of as the beginning of summer. It may mean the season’s first trip to the shore or beach or lake. 161 more words

Cashing in on celebrities' names: How relatives of famous people do it

There’s a deep-rooted tradition of the relations of successful people following in the family footsteps, whether in business, politics, or entertainment: you have your Heinz… 88 more words


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Buy It, Borrow It or Bag It: These Precious Few Days by Christopher Andersen

Like any good history buff, or merely someone fascinated by the culture of celebrity that permeates our world, I have read a LOT of Kennedy biographies over the years. 381 more words

Buy It, Borrow It Or Bag It

Who Was Saint Patrick?

This is from Mental Floss.

On Tuesday we will be celebrating Saint Patricks Day so here is a little history of Saint Patrick.

According to one legend about St.  954 more words