Tag Archives: Sarcasm

Here we go again

As we approach the holiday season, political correctness has raised its ugly head again. Our neighboring town, Durham, was the first in the area to change Columbus Day to Indigenous Peoples Day. Then, last winter they had issues with the … Continue reading

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First in Nation

Worms last week, politics this week. Hmm. Don’t worry though, this isn’t a political rant just an observation. 🙂 I know that most of you don’t live in a state where politics is a business so I thought you might … Continue reading

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Guess who’s coming to dinner

I heard through the deer vine, the woman who lives here has three Hosta beds just ripe for the snacking. They are in different parts of the property so she couldn’t possibly see all three from her windows? Right? It’s … Continue reading

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News and Weather

I woke up, made some Peets coffee, and watched the local news and weather while scrolling on the net. After seeing who killed who, how many arson fires were set, the number of politicians in the state looking for votes … Continue reading

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Gardening Hack

The life of a gardener is not all pretty flowers and vegetable plants overflowing with produce. There are the plants themselves, soil, bugs, critters, weather – you get the idea. There are challenges. I mentioned previously that our MG group … Continue reading

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PC

Political corrections. It started back in the 1980’s, while I was working in human resources. When I sent out notices regarding employees leaving the company, I was told to use the wording that employees had left to pursue other interests … Continue reading

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Mark Twain

Mark Twain (Samuel Langhorne Clemens) was a great American writer (Adventures of Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn) with a caustic sense of humor who sometimes said it best. —— Patriotism is supporting your country all the time, and your government … Continue reading

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