Category Archives: politics

On Being An American

Lately, there have been lots of words written and spoken about being an American. What makes you an American, what your responsibility is as an American, how to act like an American.  You’ve heard the remarks; you’ve seen the headlines. … Continue reading

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The 2016 Presidential Election – Oy

And just how sick are you of this Presidential Election Cycle? I mean, it’s only March and I’ve unfollowed so many people on my Facebook page that all I get now is feed from Birds and Blooms Magazine, Ina Garten, … Continue reading

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I’m Sorry

So, here I am – this baby booming, white woman wondering what it is I can say about the unrest in America that will not upset anyone on any level. Seems to me – no matter what I might say, … Continue reading

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I Don’t Care About Renee Zellweger’s Face.

When the top story on my news-feed is about how different Renee Zellweger’s face looks – I know it’s time to shut all my electronics off and try and have myself a zen moment. Is this really who we’ve become? … Continue reading

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My Breakup with the National Football League

This morning I made the decision to break up with the NFL – The National Football League. I’ve been having a love-hate affair with the NFL for well over 50 years, and finally – I have had enough. It’s sad … Continue reading

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Fred “God Hates Fags” Phelps has died.

Those of you expecting a celebration sort of post from me about the death of the “God Hates Fags” Fred Phelps – will be disappointed. Perhaps it’s because I spent so many years being angry and running from my lesbian … Continue reading

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Coming Out – Yes, it still does matter.

Friday, October 11, 2013 is National Coming Out Day in the United States of America. You may be thinking: Who Cares? Or you might be saying to yourself: why does this even matter? Allow me a few moments of your … Continue reading

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