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31 December 1981 - I-75 and a trucker

John Lennon was singing It was Just Like Starting Over when her car that I was driving ran out of gas! December 31, 1980 was going to be a memorable day and weekend. 759 more words

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A Man Knocks Himself Out Trying To Break Into Car

An Irish man is in trouble with the law after a failed attempt to break into a car.

According to the “The Irish Independent,” security camera footage shows the man throwing a brick at the window of a car, only to have the brick bounce back and knock him out. 11 more words


Ignorance as the Pinnacle of Thought

How, exactly, did we get here?


I was talking with my son-in-law Nathan the other day and he told me about a conversation he had with a fellow student in his Continental Philosophy class. 453 more words



Plain and simple. Do you want a epidemic in America from diseases that have been unseen for decades? For example in 2000 the measles virus was declared eradicated. 170 more words

“Squeezing the trigger" … there are always consequences

“Whatever mitigates the woes, or increases the happiness of others, this is my criterion of goodness, and whatever injures society at large, or any individual in it, this is my measure of iniquity!” … 1,660 more words

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The first memorable Valentine’s Day – February 14th, 1966

Yep, that’s me in 1968


Barry Sadler was singing The Ballad of the Green Berets when I asked my high school friend for a Valentine’s date on Monday, Feb. 591 more words

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On being a journalist … "The Brian Williams" Saga

Let me make this perfectly clear, I have not considered myself a journalist since I left the newspaper business in 1973.

However, I do hold strong opinions on what has happened to my former profession and some of you may find them pretty harsh especially if you are still in the business. 644 more words

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