Tag Archives: Trump

Scapegoat

Scapegoats were the animals the ancient Hebrews laid their hands on in order to cast away their sins. It was a symbolic act, meaning, “I’m ashamed of the evil in myself and I publicly disown it.” The key to healing … Continue reading

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Curmudgeon

Curmudgeon (noun): Ill-tempered or cantankerous person. Usually older and male. E.g. How I feel when I read political news.

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Repurposed!

Isn’t it great how old technology can be repurposed? For example, this 1995 landline telephone is now a state-of-the-art RoboCall Receiving Device! Survey: Do you still have a landline?  If so, when was the last time you received a call from … Continue reading

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An Open Letter to President Trump

Dear President Trump, I’ve tried so hard to figure out how to articulate what I need, what I believe the people of the United States and the rest of the world need, from you. I can’t find the perfect words, … Continue reading

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The Cost of Freedom

I wrote the following immediately after the U.S. elections. It’s not so much a reaction to the results as it is a meditation on the bigger picture, on what’s behind those results. My country is surrendering its freedom. The erosion of values … Continue reading

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Opinions!

Some things never change.

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Next President of the U.S.?

Originally posted on Mitch Teemley:
WASHINGTON, Jan. 27 (United Press Irrational) – According to a recent telephone survey by the National Association for the Hearing Impaired, over 90% of Americans say their vote for the next President of the United…

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