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Learn Something Every Day

I goofed a little on the NaBloPoMo challenge this past week… I was on a trip to visit old friends in New York, then had to catch up on all the work I missed while I was away, then suddenly it’s a holiday and I just haven’t found the time/energy to write. 213 more words


Bye, Pennies

John Oliver explains out how pointless pennies are these days and how we spend too much money making them. He’s right and we should stop. 23 more words


Last Week Tonight with John Oliver: Pennies (HBO) - Published on Nov 22, 2015

Pennies are not even worth what they’re worth. So why do we still make them?

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Point Of Interest

John Oliver Calls for a Small Change — an End to the Penny

On the last episode of Last Week Tonight of the year, Oliver called for a small change that could have big results for the U.S. economy — ending the penny. 222 more words


It’s in the air, unseen

Like your reflex

To flare.


The kind that is of – meeting breath

In the deep end.

It’s in her warm toe’d winter… 56 more words



A granddad was showing his five year old daughter his porcelain collection and she was fascinated with the colours.  The granddad got temporarily distracted and at to momentarily leave the room.   849 more words



When you say

I ought be fashioned

on platitudes that

the world understands

I think

that you take away me from me

and leave a me fake and lying… 16 more words