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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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Just a Chat Among Friends

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Charles in Charge

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Just the Facts, Ma’am

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A Little of This, A Little of That

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A Win’s a Win?

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The Tenacious Two?

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