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The God Particle

December 17, 2014


’Tis the season! I don’t know where you’re at: loving the holidays, shaking your head with cynicism regarding the foibles of man, or just hoping you get a surprise gift this year – like a new Lexus in your driveway on Christmas morning. Six years ago,science made a huge discovery. Eminent physicist Peter Higgs discovered […]

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Cash for Storms

November 26, 2014


This Thanksgiving holiday looks like many of us will be suffering through some bad weather. The storm coming toward those of us in the northeast has been named “Cato” (wasn’t he the freeloader living with O.J. Simpson? Or was he Inspector Clouseau’s live-in aid?), as all storms are now named by The Weather Channel. Which, […]

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No Place Like Gnome

November 11, 2014


We have critical issues facing us as a people, facing all of us as a culture and a society, not to mention facing the planet. But nobody seems to be talking about a cataclysmic societal shift that has rocked the USA and other countries over the past 10-15 years, and has forever changed the way […]

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I Love the Smell of Clarity in The Morning

November 4, 2014


A rare couple of days at home so I have a few minutes to collect my thoughts, not always easy and probably not a good thing. I got up early today so I could be unproductive and waste more time than usual, which I’ve accomplished. (I did vote and took the dog for his first […]

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Cubs Fan

August 28, 2014


Labor Day weekend. For some it’s a sad time: the end of summer, back to school, back to the routine, the days grow shorter. For others it’s a new start: off to college, football season with all it’s hopes and fun, the change-of-seasons. For me, a Chicago Cubs fan, it’s another look to next year. […]

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