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piggy-bank.webp what a split second looks like

( in culture, photography from 2011)

Unless you like heavy metal guitars, you might want to lower or mute your volume before you title="what a split second looks like" href="youtube.com/watch?v=sRjRteB1PN0">click here

"This is exactly what you would think a split second would look like." /images/fly ... read more

masks-vs-fence.webp first doctor's visit in years

( in culture, writing, blog, health from 2022)

Yesterday, I had my first doctor's appointment in several years. Hey, I've been healthy. Shocking, I know.

There was a sign on the outside door saying masks required, and a sign on the interior door saying the same thing. The receptionist was wearing a mask. I introduced myself. She asked if I needed a mask. I said sure, she gave me on ... read more

big-pharma.webp big pharma in maryland

( in life, health, drugs from 2018)

"Josh Mazer is pro-vaccine", but wants "vaccines" to be based on sound scientific evidence and not to cause more harm than good. He also believes in providing informed consent on the risks/dangers of each "vaccine."

Read, ... read more

madcow.webp if a man speaks in the forest

( in culture, humor, jokes from 2017)

If a man speaks in the forest and his wife is not there to hear it, is he still wrong?"

... read more

nikola-tesla.webp the occult influences of five modern prophets

( in education, research, religion from 2022)

/images/nostradamus.webp"> I discuss five popular figures from the last 500 years, each of whom displayed prophetic characteristics, namely socialstudent.co.uk/understanding-max-webers-charismatic-leader ... read more

pesticides.webp gmo foods

( in life, health, food, science from 2010)

Genetically-modified cotton is poisoning people in India. In this country, non-organic soybeans, corn and canola (most non-organic of these are GMO) are poisoning people. It's in corn chips and other products. They are making soybeans and corn that are "Round-up ready," which means, they have pesticide IN THE FOOD, which infects and GROWS in ... read more

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century of tree planting stalls the warming effects in the eastern united states, says study

^ Bill Gates thinks killing and burying trees is the answer, but he's an idiot.

it is now a crime to refuse the mrna injection in france

^ Guess I won't be visiting France anytime soon.

biden's memory struggles imperil national security: 'not only weak, but confused'

^ Put him out to pasture.

eu backpedals on green agenda due to farmer protests

^ Great! Protests work sometimes!

more voters are, in hindsight, rating trump's presidency as 'better than expected'

^ Not bad. But then, compared to our current idiot, anyone would look good.

australia to allow workers to ignore after-hours calls from bosses

^ This is great!

biden regime slams political targeting of banned venezuela opposition leader

^ Only U.S. Democrats are allowed to ban their opposition.

there is no such thing as "representative" government, and never has been

^ Sadly, true. Only the monied interests are represented.

some fear trump will use military in dictatorial ways if reelected

^ He's the only recent president (or candidate) who isn't trigger-happy.

florida to rename highway after jimmy buffett, release margaritaville license plates

^ This is great!

chinese shipping giant cosco to stop visiting israeli ports

^ You know you're a pariah when even China won't do business with you.

7 reasons why doubt is the origin of wisdom

^ I like this.

wef admits their propaganda has failed: we must rebuild trust in 2024

^ Step 1, stop lying.

epstein was a fake billionaire running a child sex trafficking ring to blackmail global "elites"

^ That pretty well sums him up.

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 when is arbor day?

( in culture, holidays, environment, trees from 2022)

Yes, I know today (6/19/2022) is both Father's Day and Juneteenth, but I wanted to know when Arbor Day was. You know, add it to my calendar. Welp, as it turns out, that's not such a simple question. Here's the response I got when I asked ... read more


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 a girl named lucy

( in culture, writing, poetry from 1998)

from 1990This is a story 'bout a girl named LucyOtherwise known as The Rappin' WatusiShe lays down a beat that gets your toes tappin'If your toes get tired, let your fingers do the snappin'She says Hey buddy, don't you be no squa ... read more


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 hilarious memes about lockdowns

( in culture, humor, covid, politics from 2020)

Look folks, there's an easy way around the government ban on having a traditional Thanksgiving feast with friends and family. Hold a protest against colonialist oppression instead! As we know, protests are exempt from the rules, and are ... read more


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 how to move a book store

( in culture, writing, books from 2018)

A rent increase forced the owners of October Books to move locations in Southampton. They used a crowd funding campaign and loans to buy a former bank location about 500 feet down the street for $400,000. Cool! ... read more


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 christopher hitchens quote

( in culture, quotes from 2022)

Don't take refuge in the false security of consensus and the feeling that you're bound to be okay because you're safely in the majority. -- Christopher Hitchens ... read more

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 sunny came home

( in family, holmes, pets, cats from 2010)

I spent all day today wondering how I was going to tell our 5-year-old that our cat, Sunny, was no longer with us. Literally. After being awakened last night at 2:30 a. m. by the sound of a VERY close coyote, and then not finding Sunny a ... read more


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all about don

( in family, holmes, pets from 2005)

See Music by a brotherConanOur cat Conan died of a kidney infection today (we had to have him put down). We had him 18-1/2 years. He ... read more


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 another great visit

( in family, adoption, holmes, travel from 2007)

We're feeling closer and closer to our child, especially after today. And I think we passed the test of having the psychologist there, observing. She was pretty cool, actually. She didn't stay the entire visit. I think she could see t ... read more


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 sleep, what a concept

( in family, adoption, holmes, travel from 2007)

I slept on the floor most of last night. It's a little after 7 a. m. here. Elizabeth refuses to sleep in her crib, even though we're told that's what she slept in at the orphanage. So, she sleeps with us in our bed. That bed is barely ... read more


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 tuesday (11/27/2007)

( in family, adoption, holmes, travel from 2007)

Time flies when you lose nine hours. We fly to Astrakhan this afternoon. This morning, we'll be having the free breakfast that the hotel offers. Then we'll exchange our dollars for rubles (before the dollar devalues even more). I could' ... read more


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 comments welcome

( in family, adoption, holmes, travel from 2007)

I set this blog so that you can now add your comments anonymously without logging in. So, comment away! I was afraid that the requirement for a login was keeping people from participating. Now you can go crazy because you're anonymous. J ... read more

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 merck accused of fraud re gardasil

( in life, health, politics from 2018)

They failed to clearly state. ... the MINIMAL RISK that, even once the individual was infected with the HPV virus, the infection would result in precancerous lesions... Read, listen o ... read more


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 on the subject of mandatory retirement

( in life, money, employment from 2021)

In response to my comment, Whatever the mandatory retirement age is these days -- 67? -- it needs to apply to politicians, too. There is no mandatory retirement age, but you legally have to file for retirement on your 70th birthday, whic ... read more


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 how to exercise without moving your body

( in life, health, fitness from 2019)

Good news! See... how-to-exercise-without-moving-your-body/Wouldn't it be nice if we lived in a magical world ... read more


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 digging a shallow well

( in life, health, advice, home-garden from 2019)

Digging a shallow well from dowsing to digging to capping. This shallow well will provide water for our bees and supporting plants. This dig uses a modified hand auger and took about 4 hours to complete (17 feet with nearly 4 feet of wat ... read more


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 alternatives to paypal (and venmo)

( in life, money, online from 2022)

In light of PayPal running amok, I thought I would provide a list of online payment system alternatives: ... read more

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 holmes family newsletter vol 3 no 2

( in family, holmes, newsletter from 1991)

the NEWSLETTER Vol. 3, No. 2 February 10, 1991 It's a girl... and a boy and a girl and a boy... Chance, a dog, has given birth to seven little dogs. Three boys and four girls! Hasn't she ever heard of birth control? The puppies ... read more


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 holmes family newsletter vol 1 no 6

( in family, holmes, newsletter from 1989)

The Holmes Family Newsletter Vol. 1, No. 6a, September 17, 1989Everyone seems to be on a diet these days. Lucy and Jeannie are trying a low carbohydrate/high protein diet. Don's trying good old reliable starvation. Eleanor is on the Nu ... read more


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 holmes family newsletter vol 2 no 2

( in family, holmes, newsletter from 1990)

Bullseye Vol. 2, No. 2, January 26, 1990formerly known as Hard Copy before that, The Holmes Family Newsletter Denise ex ... read more


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 holmes family newsletter vol 1 no 5

( in family, holmes, newsletter from 1989)

The Holmes Family Newsletter Vol. 1, No. 5, September 5, 1989 Jeannie breaks elbow Placed on Disabled ListLathrop - While attempting a sling-shot maneuver during a roller derby match last month with teammates Tiffany and Thomas ... read more


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 holmes family newsletter vol 5 no 4

( in family, holmes, newsletter from 1993)

Not Just Another NewsletterMONDAY, JULY 19, 1993CIRCULATION: From 8 to 15 (depending on our mood and how many stamps we have)Copyright 1993 / Enterprises / 2 pages BILL ARRESTEDThat's right. Bill, this newsletter's edito ... read more


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 holmes family newsletter vol 6 no 3

( in family, holmes, newsletter from 1994)

The Obtuse Moose Vol. 6, No. 3, April 21, 1994 Jeannie finds dog Jeannie and John have a ranch in Tracy, California. To help pay the bills, they board a few horses. One of those horses, a fat old gray Arabian mare, had been particularly ... read more

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