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Groundhog Day, 2018

This may seem a little familiar, like you may have seen just a year ago, but in keeping with the movie, that is normal.  Actually it is a rerun from last year with a few edits.  But it is still … Continue reading

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Groundhog Day

Most holidays fall into two categories:  Those honoring historical events or people (Independence Day, Memorial Day, Labor Day, Veterans Day, Mothers Day, Fathers Day, MLK Day) or religious events/people (Christmas, Easter, Thanksgiving, St. Patrick’s Day, even Mardi Gras [the day … Continue reading

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2016

As a history major in college, I have read a lot of historical material about America, Europe, and the Biblical areas. So I have appreciated the famous quote:  “Those who do not learn history are doomed to repeat it.”  The … Continue reading

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Twas the Day After Christmas

I remember reading a poem as a child that was based on the Clement Moore classic “A Visit from St. Nicholas”, better known as “Twas the Night Before Christmas”.  In this humorous response, everyone was getting sick from overdoing their … Continue reading

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