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  • Show your patriotism, it’s OK

    Last night we watched the Springdale town fireworks display. As usual, it was excellent, just as good as any we've seen anywhere else in the ...

  • You ain’t nothin’ but ...

    You’d think she’d be ecstatic about it after waiting for so long, but I'm not sure that this is the case right now. I have a fair idea of how my ...

  • Arson around

    I can't imagine what you were thinking to be using that kind of language in the parliament of Canada. You know as well as I that the crowd ...

  • One ringy blankety-blank ringy dingy

    If you’re reading this in the sanctity of your own home, chances are you haven’t.If, on the other hand, you’re resting comfortably in some ...

  • The Iceman cometh

    For he/she/it, she can do no wrong. On the other extreme, for your die-hard, dyed-in-the-wool, farout-type Liberal, she can do nothing right.I ...

  • A Mid-Spring Night’s Nightmare

    I have this little problem. This is the first place in which I will point out that, despite all appearances to the contrary, this will eventually ...

  • Her day

    Normally I have this Mother’s Day thing pretty well aced.I know this is a week or more after the fact, but it’s hard to write about something ...

  • Generation gap

    The oldest fellow we got for free. He became a member of our family sometime before we even had a family. You want more detail, no problem. Just ...

  • The pelicans of Mile’s Cove

    We were parked near the government wharf in the lovely little community of Mile’s Cove. You don’t know where Mile’s Cove is? It’s only five ...

  • The best of times, the worst of times

    Death claimed three of us this past week.That’s too many for a town of less than 3,000 souls. All were of natural causes. Two the Bible would ...