Monthly Archives: December 2016

David Bruce: Christmas Anecdotes

Mark Evanier, a blogger at newsfromme.com, ate frequently at the Farmers Market in Los Angeles. One day near Christmas, as a group of four young people were strolling around and singing carols, he noticed Mel Tormé, aka the Velvet Fog, … Continue reading

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Draped Velvet Dress, Photos — Angela Clayton’s Costumery & Creations

As promised, here are the worn photos of this years Christmas Costume! These were taken at a Christmas tree farm. This was our fourth years photographing a costume there, and I think this year was the most successful. The lighting … Continue reading

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David Bruce: A One-Issue Voter

I’m a one-issue voter. The way I look at it, the United States national government spends most of its money on two things: 1) the military, and 2) the safety net, including Social Security, Medicare, and Medicaid, plus some Welfare … Continue reading

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An Open Apology To Dolly Parton 

Originally posted on Rawe-struck:
Dear Dolly, I’ll be honest. I used to think you were a bimbo. I used to think you flaunted your big boobs, teased hair, tiny waist, and your syrupy-sweet southern accent to sell yourself and your…

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An “Open Apology” Gone Viral: Amy Rawe on Blogging, Community, and Dolly Parton — Discover

A blogger reflects on a post read by millions in the short span of four days. via An “Open Apology” Gone Viral: Amy Rawe on Blogging, Community, and Dolly Parton — Discover

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Michael Gregor, MD: Plants with Aspirin Aspirations (Nutrition Facts)

Michael Gregor, MD: Plants with Aspirin Aspirations (Nutrition Facts) Subscribe to Dr. Greger’s free nutrition newsletter at http://www.nutritionfacts.org/subscribe and get a free excerpt from his latest NYT Bestseller HOW NOT TO DIE. All proceeds Dr. Greger receives from his books, … Continue reading

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No Words

Recommended Reading TPM Reader TC: Personal Experience An Excerpt: My wife has advanced colo-rectal cancer. She was diagnosed in 2008 when our three children were 3, 2 and 9 months old. At the time the only insurance available to her … Continue reading

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