Monthly Archives: April 2014

ARCHIVES: Future CONSIDERATIONS, 2014

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Please forward this post to others. Thank you, Richard  Murder in the White House by Margaret Truman In a town where the weapon of choice is usually a well-aimed rumor, the strangling of Secretary of State Lansard Blaine in the … Continue reading

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BOOKS read: THEY LEFT US EVERYTHING, Plum Johnson

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Please forward this post to others. Thank you, RichardThis book is a tribute to one mom, but it can be read as a tribute to all moms. Read it a sunny, bright day or a rainy, cloudy grey day, no … Continue reading

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RANTS and RAVES: CUBA: a listener/viewer’s paradise!

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Please forward this post to others. Thank you, Richard I started this post by writing about the contrast between  the socio-economic philosophies of CAPITALISM vs COMMUNISM. Then, I got the scent of my being pompous, maybe arrogant. I thought how … Continue reading

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RANTS and RAVES: _____ CBC…I’m leaving you!

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Please forward this post to others. Thank you, Richard CBC…Canada lives here! Bologna or baloney! Take your pick. It doesn’t do the news anymore…nope, not with POV, TWITTER and TWEETS. The public network is pandering, pandering to the basic tastes … Continue reading

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TRAVEL: CUBA: daily life controlled by the government

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Please forward this post to others. Thank you, RichardCUBANS are a controlled citizenry, somewhat subtlety but still very really controlled. I was amazed the first few days I was in CUBA. I never saw an armed soldier anywhere, not even … Continue reading

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TRAVEL: CUBA…five essential tips for a visit there!

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Please forward this post to others. Thank you, RichardHere are 5 essential tips for your visit to CUBA. 1. Bring mosquito repellent, lots of it. Staying on a CUBAN beach without layers of mosquito repellent is an invitation to an … Continue reading

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TRAVEL: CUBA…a contradiction of logic and reason

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Please forward this post to others. Thank you, Richard My first trip to CUBA was cancelled due to illness. Now, CUBA has been checked off of my bucket list. Any visit to CUBA is to experience sadness and dismay tempered … Continue reading

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