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Flaccan Friday: Quoting Horace

When I was younger, I didn’t have much time for Quintus Horatius Flaccus. (O Fons Bandusiae? Please.) I remember loathing him for his  701 more words


Ghost Writer

Recently, I was supposed to do morning shifts. Driving a car in such traffic meant a huge chunk of my time gone. So, I started taking the train. 623 more words


Call the New Basketball Arena the "Bradley Foundation Center"

(Photo: The original uploader was Grassferry49 at English Wikipedia (Transferred from en.wikipedia to Commons.) [GFDL (www.gnu.org/copyleft/fdl.html) or CC-BY-SA-3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/)%5D, via Wikimedia Commons… 742 more words


Frivolous Friday: Silken Cone of Shame

Mr JS and I have amused ourselves of late not just with thimble chatter, but with this satirical print of the English family in Paris. 276 more words


Motherhood and Monopoly (A Satire)

(Mother’s Day card, 1916 by Northern Pacific Railway (eBay item card front card back) , via Wikimedia Commons)

(Editor’s Note: Former imaginary conservative columnist T.S. 737 more words


Earth Calls the Governor

(Photo by NASA Goddard Space Flight Center Image by Reto Stöckl , via Wikimedia Commons)

By John Kaufman

Earth (our home) called Gov. W. 606 more words


They Came Together

I had a pretty terrible day at work the other day, so I was looking for something wonderful or funny to watch on Netflix to help me cope. 740 more words

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