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Iceland’s Ring Road (April 17-26, 2018)

This trip was financed by my son, with my contribution consisting of planning the details. At the end, we followed the itinerary to the letter. We circumnavigated the island counterclockwise, staying 9 nights in 8 different hotels, Reykjavik being our starting and ending stop. We saw fjords, mountains, volcanoes, glaciers, geysers, lava fields, icebergs, and countless waterfalls. We missed out on the elusive Northern lights, puffins, and seals, but overall we had a blast!
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Rodomontade of an Activist

I just got back from my party’s 2018 State Convention and I’m STOKED! I am amazed by the enthusiasm of my fellow co-activists. I am super excited that in the next election our party will be represented on the ballot, … Continue reading

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I’m not sure why, but it just so happens that all – without exception – relationships of my acquaintances that started on the Internet seem to be a great deal for men and not so great for women. Time and … Continue reading

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Where Do You Stand?

Do you believe that our Constitution is the supreme law of the land? Read the following list of talking points, then return to the question above and answer it again. 1. Article VI of the United States Constitution states: “This … Continue reading

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Stupid, Stupid War!

I am not in the military but my job as a federal government employee took me to Baghdad in November 2008. I worked in one of the flashiest Saddam’s palaces and I lived in a trailer just outside, close to … Continue reading

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Madame Eva’s Morbid 2013 Predictions

I posit that the following five men will meet their maker in the year 2013, only two of them regretfully so: 1. Thai king Bhumibol — because he’s been in poor health for many years and because he’s old and … Continue reading

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On Conception and Contraception

Roughly half way into the woman’s menstrual cycle her egg leaves the follicle and a hormone is released to thicken the lining of her uterus. The egg takes about 24 hours to move through the Fallopian tube waiting for a … Continue reading

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