Monthly Archives: April 2014

Rights of Spring

  File:Forsythia monza marzo-01.jpg – Wikipedia “No pessimist ever discovered the secrets of the stars, or sailed to an uncharted land, or opened a new heaven to the human spirit.” –Helen Keller “Optimism enables a man to claim the future … Continue reading

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Predatory Parasites Ain’t Cheap

If living were a thing that money could buy, You know the rich would live, and the poor would die. – Traditional Bahamian lullaby, more or less We used to say nothing was certain but death and taxes. If you’re … Continue reading

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On the Beach

This must be what happens when you get old. Good, bad or unspeakable, everything starts to remind you of something else. Too much of the time, life seems to mimic Monty Python routines, but that may be more than you … Continue reading

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What’s Truth Got To Do With It

“If crime fighters fight crime, and fire fighters fight fire, what do freedom fighters fight?” –George Carlin “The truth is rarely pure and never simple.” –Oscar Wilde “If you’re not careful, the newspapers will have you hating the people who … Continue reading

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Irony’s Not Dead – It’s Not Even Sniffling Much

History repeats itself, first as tragedy, second as farce. –Karl Marx No matter which way you go, some days it’s all uphill, and against the wind. –Unknown Now of course, no one here is the least bit superstitious, right? I … Continue reading

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