Monthly Archives: September 2011

Doctors … and Two Thoughts.

I managed to get up and go to see Dr. Pennington this afternoon.  He thinks the cyst in my hand may need surgery in the future, as it is affecting the tendon.  He didn’t think my diastolic blood pressure was … Continue reading

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Health Issues (Again, Yes!), Daily (Non) Activities, New Language…

I am afraid I spoke too soon.  It’s either that or someone is giving me the evil eye 😉 The fact is that I have become steadily worse. I am taking all the medications prescribed by my doctors (mostly natural), … Continue reading

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Between Race and Reason: Anti-Intellectualism in American Life

 Yes — it is long, but I believe everyone should read it. I know some don’t read articles I post, but, again, that is their loss.  Maybe they belong to the people described here… martha Between Race and Reason: Anti-Intellectualism … Continue reading

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My Birthday, Chocolate, Daughters, Doctors, and Friends

“Nine out of ten people like chocolate. The tenth person always lies. – John Tullius” I would never say I didn’t like it.  Unfortunately, friends know that I don’t only like it.  I love it!   So, I found my … Continue reading

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My 77th Birthday on the 10th of September 2011

Dear Family and Friends: This year I’m doing something a little different for my birthday.  I am choosing Shift My Gift. So, instead of going through the trouble and expense of buying me a gift, just click on the link … Continue reading

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Goodbye to All That: Reflections of a GOP Operative Who Left the Cult

Maybe too long for some who do not want to read about the truth in an excellent and sensible article. Their loss… ****** Reflections of a GOP Operative Who Left the Cult Saturday 3 September 2011 by: Mike Lofgren, Truthout … Continue reading

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Obama Pulls Back Proposal to Tighten Clean Air Rules

Obama Pulls Back Proposal to Tighten Clean Air Rules By JOHN M. BRODER Published: September 2, 2011 WASHINGTON — The Obama administration is abandoning its plan to immediately tighten air-quality rules nationwide to reduce emissions of smog-causing chemicals after an … Continue reading

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