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The West Wing: Dead Irish Poets

I have written about my binge-watching the first three seasons of The West Wing in the past week or so. I have about four episodes left, and I think I may go ahead and buy the 4th season. Anyway, last … Continue reading

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Lost Horizon

How many of you have seen, or even heard of, the Burt Bacharach musical based on The Lost Horizon, released in 1972. It starred Peter Finch and Liv Ullman, Sir John Gielgud, Charles Boyer, George Kennedy, Sally Kellerman, Bobby Van, … Continue reading

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Hallelujah by Leonard Cohen

Since Leonard died, his song Hallelujah has become the song everyone wants to sing.  And wants to understand.  I myself just bought it on a Christmas album by Pentatonix.  Here are some thoughts I have about it.  My thoughts are … Continue reading

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Five Days After……….

  I have just spent five days stunned by how many of you are truly bigots, and disrespecters of many of our American citizens.  Disrespect for women, for so-called minorities, for people who love differently, for all religions except christianity. … Continue reading

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In Appreciation

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I got this certificate in the mail last Wednesday.  It came from the Southern Poverty Law Center, signed by Morris Dees.  I do not know by which route it came to me – it was an utter surprise.  I wish … Continue reading

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2016 Rio Olympic Games

This year’s Olympic games were a delight.  I saw a lot of good athletes.  I particularly still love the Track and Field more than anything else, but I saw a lot of good beach volley ball from both men and … Continue reading

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Swearword – why does this keep happening?

Why does this keep happening?  Why do you keep wondering? Mass shootings, mass killings, coups (Turkey as I write), Paris, Belgium, Nice, Orlando, Florida, Minnesota, California, Oregon. I find it difficult to know that many Americans do not understand this. … Continue reading

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