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Fitness Activity Log


  Tues Sept 5 – 4 mile walk from Enterprise to home Mon Sept 4 – Bike ride thru Haydenville, Williamsburg, Handstands and core Sun Sept 3 – Zumba class at gym, Pullups, squats, handstands Sat Sept 2 – Gym, … Continue reading

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Bureaucracies of the world; episode two


Last week I went to the Social Security Administration office to request a reduction in my Medicare premium. I forgot to bring anything to read, so I entertained myself by making these notes: Tuesday June 19th, 2012 10:39 – I … Continue reading

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Cutting Edge Investment Strategy


I’m always seeing expert advice about how to make money in the stock market. Some experts suggest looking for ‘value’ stocks. I was going to try that approach until I realized that it was not an approach at all. What … Continue reading

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Tipping


I went to the local deli to get lunch the other day. I made myself a salad from the salad bar, selecting the medium size plastic container, carefully choosing which items to add to the container (potato salad, yes; beets, … Continue reading

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Success!


When I started this blog I did not really think it would have much impact on national politics. But I was wrong. My first success was getting Republican Senator George Allen defeated (see my post 9/25). Of course, his idiocy … Continue reading

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Fidelity Out of Sudan


I just sent the letter below to Fidelity in support of the Fidelity Out of Sudan campaign. See http://fidelityoutofsudan.googlepages.com/ for more details   Fidelity InvestmentsP.O. Box 770001Cincinnati, OH 45277-0035 Dear Fidelity, Please sell all shares of Fidelity Contrafund in account #xxxxx … Continue reading

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Republican Leaders Give Tacit OK to Congressman’s Sordid Activity


September 29, 2006 Well, which is worse? 1) Florida Republican Congressman Mark Foley’s sordid, sleazy emails and instant messages, for which he was forced to quit, or 2) The fact that the Republican leadership, including Speaker of the House Dennis … Continue reading

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