Blog Columns2017-08-25T08:52:46+00:00

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Pretty much every week, I like to take a tongue-in-cheek look at events of the day. I have no axes to grind, no agenda to push. But the foibles of the rich and famous, the pomposity of politicians, and the continuous escapades of the denizens of Hollywood just provide too much rich fodder to leave alone. My intent is purely to be an equal-opportunity skewer, and to put a little laughter into your day. Here’s the link to past and present attempts:

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Celebrating “Day Off” Days

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“Role” with the Punches?

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Been There? Done That?

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Noisy Little Critters

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The Great Computer Caper

Perhaps you’ll remember that during the Capitol Hill melee back in January, some nefarious soul managed to make off with [...]

Is that Funny or what?

There’s a strange or disturbing or downright scary phenomenon going on in the good ol’ U.S. of A. right now. [...]