Monthly Archives: July 2017

Harry Truman uttered what could be the entire Democratic Party platform in three sentences: “Democrats work to help people who need help. That other party, they work for people who don’t need help. That’s all there is to it.”

RECOMMENDED READING: Stephen D. Foster: 45 Quotes To Use When Describing Conservatives And Republicans To Your Friends (Addictinginfo.com) Humorists, politicians, writers, journalists, comedians, and even US Presidents have left us with many quotes that describe conservatives and Republicans. Here’s our … Continue reading

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John McCain, Sick With Cancer, Returns To Advance Bill That Would Deprive Millions Of Health Care

SOURCE: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/john-mccain-health-care_us_5977ae12e4b0c95f375f9a25?ncid=inblnkushpmg00000009 RECOMMENDED READING: Mark Morford: John McCain is no one’s hero anymore (SF Gate) It was, as one Twitter pundit put it, a very good day for cancer. http://www.sfgate.com/opinion/article/John-McCain-is-no-one-s-hero-anymore-11400366.php

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I collect hotel soaps

I collect hotel soaps when I travel so later I can unwrap them via Lathered

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Daily Haiku: Tiny Bird

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All set — Haiku out of africa

every now and then ~ we rest on the precipice ~ ready to take flight ©Lize Bard @ Haiku out of Africa via All set — Haiku out of africa

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Ben Jonson’s “The Alchemist”: A Retelling — Act 2, Scene 6

— 2.6 — Face, who was now wearing his Captain’s uniform, entered the room. Abel Drugger followed him. Captain Face said to Drugger, “The alchemist is busy with his spirits, but we’ll see him.” Subtle said, “What is it? What … Continue reading

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Ben Jonson’s “The Alchemist”: A Retelling — Act 2, Scene 5

— 2.5 — Ananias entered the room. Subtle said loudly, “Where is my drudge?” Face entered the room and said, “Sir!” It was time to baffle Ananias with alchemical bullshit. Subtle ordered, “Take away the recipient, and rectify your menstrue … Continue reading

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Life Unfurled Poetry Video Sample — Urban Poetry

https://videopress.com/embed/zYEHcBbT?hd=0 A sampling of free verse poetry “Life Unfurled in Video! I’m trying my hand at taking my poetry to the next level. This is my first sample at uploading images and poetry lines to video! I used the free … Continue reading

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Michael Gregor, MD: Cancer Risk from Arsenic in Rice & Seaweed (YouTube)

Michael Gregor, MD: Cancer Risk from Arsenic in Rice & Seaweed (YouTube) A half-cup of cooked rice a day may carry a hundred times the acceptable cancer risk of arsenic. What about Maine coast seaweed? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JIle6PWMmsI

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Ben Jonson’s “The Alchemist”: A Retelling — Act 2, Scene 4

— 2.4 — Subtle and Doll Common entered the room. Using a fishing metaphor, Subtle asked about Sir Epicure Mammon, “Did he bite? Did he bite?” Face replied, “Yes, and he has swallowed the bait, too, my Subtle. I have … Continue reading

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