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  • The Peter Principle

    My dear mother has passed on, otherwise I wouldn’t have put it past her.Someone thought it was a good idea to have Edward Alexander Dorman Smith ...

  • Tales of the Olympiad

    Y0u know it should never happen. No way should someone as erudite, creative and intelligent as I be wondering what he should be writing about ...

  • Getting a bad rap

    I know it’s a popular musical genre and that top performers in that field make huge bucks. One of them, Drake, just bought a house in Beverly ...

  • Moral conclusions

    Many years ago, an English poet wrote about people with no patriotic sense. He had harsh words for them:(They shall) go down to the vile dust ...

  • 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 ...