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Boiling It Down

I have had two careers: (1) teaching the social studies (2) selling promotional merchandise. Teaching is selling: selling is teaching.

'Tis The Season To Buy More: The Santa Clause

Economy, Education, Employment, Political, Potpourri, Quality of Life

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Children and Responsibility

Economy, Education, Healthcare, Political, Quality of Life

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The Three Little Pigs

Economy, Education, Employment, Healthcare, People Making A Difference, Political, Quality of Life, Taxes

In the current economic atmosphere, there is a blame game being carried on. With our national credit rating having been downgraded, the future is dicey. What will happen is anyone’s guess. But amidst all of this brouhaha, there are those who are making money as a result of this fiscal fiasco, and find the current conditions to be profitable. I would consider their behavior piggish. These people are pigs.

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Modern Medicine

Education, Healthcare, Political, People Making A Difference, Quality of Life

 When I watch the morning news on cable television, I see advertisements for cures for allergies, back pain, sneezing, athlete’s foot, tiredness, smoking, and many more maladies, real or imagined. All of these ads tell me to see my doctor, who can write a prescription enabling me to buy the stuff that is being advertised. If I don’t feel terrific, I am told, there is some product somewhere that promises me I will feel better, but I must first see my doctor in order to spend my money. In the face of this commercial onslaught, I have chosen to believe in alternative medicines. My alternative attending physicians are witch doctors.

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