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That Whole Race-Thing

Help me, please?

I am asking people of color for help, here! (And I’m talking ALL colors, please.)

I am an American. Period. But if you ask me about my lineage? 575 more words

#FTOTD - Help!

1. What is a suitable remedy that treats the anxious, consciousness of seconds ticking away inevitably?

2. Lies, littered with it –

3. and here it is, the confusion towards Inaction and Action as both being actions. 61 more words


To Protect and Serve

To Protect and Serve

So just a few minutes ago a frail woman in her seventies approached the airport security checkpoint with her dog – well perhaps dog is too strong a word – it was more like a 5 pound animated bundle of tail wagging fur with floppy ears. 503 more words

Musings About Life

Reboot, Reset, Restart

“Did you try turning it off and turning it back on?”
“Okay then…try that now and we’ll wait”

You might think this conversation happened with your typical help desk call at work when your computer freezes. 520 more words

Musings About Life

Fun with Maps: The Stories We Tell with Data, Episode I

I’m reading, really listening to, Walkable Cities: How Downtown Can Save America, One Step at a Time. This 2012 book by Jeff Speck got some play when it first came out.   355 more words

Things That Make You Go Hmmm.

America First, Switzerland Second; Tongue-In-Cheek Video Pokes Fun at Trump and Swiss

GENEVA — Deville, a late-night TV comedy show airing in the German-speaking region of Switzerland has produced an acidic, tongue-in-cheek video poking fun not only at Donald Trump but at “Swissisms” such as anti-EU sentiments, corrupt banking, infringed women’s rights, assisted suicide and racism. 85 more words

Things That Make You Go Hmmm!

A Letter to My Future Wife

Dear Future Wife,

I don’t know where you’ve been or where you are, but optimistic that someday we will find each other.  My high school and college friends would never have believed me had I told them I’d be searching for you through an online dating site today; many of them expected me to be happily married with kids by now…today I am over 40 with degrees from Yale and Northwestern, a successful career, and still childless, unattached.   553 more words

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