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Phyllis Diller, my heroine

I tend a bit to the Phyllis Diller end of the housework continuum:

I like a clean and orderly home, naturally, but it needs to reach a critical mass before I’m overly motivated.  473 more words

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Weekend Wisdom: Awakening Through Anger, presented by Tara Brach

Never go to bed mad. Stay up and fight.

-Phyllis Diller-

Anger?  Yes please. Many of us take the Phyllis Diller approach and we often think it is for good reason. 139 more words

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Happy Wedding Anniversary, Jo-girl! Love, Phyllis Diller

Four years have passed since the incomparable comedian Phyllis Diller made her leap into the boneyard. Hopefully, the days preceding her passing were colored by her trademark cackle, enveloped in a peaceful environment. 286 more words

Personal

My Favorite Profundities

Daily Post:  “Profound”

  • Tranquilizers work only if you follow the advice on the bottle – keep away from children.

  • If life gives you lemons, make lemonade.  

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When Jazz Great Dizzy Gillespie ran for President

Trumpeter Dizzy Gillespie writes a phrase of “Be-Bop” music on the blackboard in New York, May 1, 1947. (AP Photo)

It’s a little known fact that bebop trumpeter Dizzy Gillespie actually ran for president of the United States back in 1964: 145 more words

20th Century

CRYPTOQUOTE SPOILER - 07/16/16

“I WANT MY CHILDREN TO HAVE ALL THE THINGS I COULDN’T AFFORD.  THEN I WANT TO MOVE IN WITH THEM.”   —   PHYLLIS DILLER

Entertainment

A smile is a curve that sets everything straight

Phyllis Diller