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The Third Trip Out West, Part Eight: Day Seven: Back To Zion

One of the funny signs at Porter’s Restaurant.

Woke up realizing that this would be the last day of the first week of the trip. As usual, these things seemed to speed by too fast. 1,051 more words

Writing

Is Ryan growing a spine?

Dear President Trump,

I think I see what Ryan is doing. Do you see it? Are you feeling nervous? I don’t have a crystal ball but we should know in the next day or two if I’m correct in thinking he’s announcing today that he’s not seeking re-election so he can go ahead and do something now to block you firing Mueller. 420 more words

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At a loss

Dear President Trump,

Today I saw a couple of in-the-back-window car stickers that are worth telling you about. The first one read “Keep Seattle Hostile.” I had to read it three times before I could accept that it really said that. 428 more words

Love And Compassion

POTUS fails on Management Do’s and Don’ts

Dear President Trump,

This week I took the three-hour VA’s EEO Compliance Training for Managers and Supervisors. Have you taken the equivalent one for the Executive Branch? 427 more words

Divisiveness

Tonglen for Mona

Dear President Trump,

This morning when I was doing my tonglen practice I decided to focus on Mona Charen to see what might come up. You may be aware that she is the conservative writer who thoroughly called out other conservatives at the CPAC conference for giving sexual harassers and abusers passes. 386 more words

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Worst ever president, but still on the list

Dear President Trump,

I’ve started reading Bryan Stevenson’s “Just Mercy.” Our church is reading it together for Lent. I hadn’t even gotten to the first chapter yet when I came across a quote to share with you. 429 more words

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