Category Archives: cynical

Asked/Answered, Irritating People by Informing Them

Do you ever reply to questions in Internet groups you’re in? You’re not one of those people who says stupid stuff, are you? I guess I am… I wrote a reply to a woman who had posted a horse handling … Continue reading

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Right to health? Health and interventions are not the same.

Right to health, what? What do you mean by right to health? Right to medical intervention is not the same as health, in fact it’s far from it. Access to preventative screenings is several steps closer to giving people the … Continue reading

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Deer season opener- Wisconsin

Warmer, snow covered, unfrozen ground with moist 20-30 degree weather welcomed those stalwart, orange-clad deer gun toting hunters today the first day of gun deer hunting 2014.Songs were being sung and excitement was building throughout the end of this last … Continue reading

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Volunteerism – and other free stuff

It’s county fair time, raspberry picking time, haying time and maybe time to rant. A rant about volunteerism Time, money, expertise – all the things so many people have so little of, but yet when it’s volunteered it gets devalued. … Continue reading

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If you don’t want dementia, log in a gratitude journal

I’ve noticed that gratitude is often born out of misadventure, maybe that’s why it wards off dementia. I mean, there are choices; remember the problems and spin them into gratitude examples – ‘optimism r us’ or remember the problems, but … Continue reading

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But I was starving – shipwrecked

Water water everywhere, but not a drop to drink. But look there’s a guy over there, cut him up, what do you think? Good bye Richard Parker, tasty Mr. Parker, the law of survival stinks. The horizon showed, well, the … Continue reading

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Faithful/Unfaithful – Daily Challenge

If I say I don’t believe in God, 57% of Americans will say then I can’t be moral, so I won’t say I don’t believe unless I’m standing in Sweden. If I were in Canada only 30% would think it … Continue reading

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Sorrow, the sky cries

It is raining, on the snow. Maybe a fitting showing of grief over the meaningless death of so many in that Connecticut grade school. It’s a long way from here to there. But we share the loss. Crying to the … Continue reading

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