Monthly Archives: January 2018

Word Cloud: CUMULATION

by NONA BLYTH CLOUD It’s not easy to sum up a person’s life. No one is just one thing, and no one stays the same from one year to the next, especially when a single event can radically alter someone’s … Continue reading

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ON THIS DAY: January 25, 2018

January 25th is Irish Coffee Day * Opposite Day (Robert) Burns Night * A Room of One’s Own Day * __________________________________________ MORE! Robert Burns, Nellie Bly and Joe Sheridan, click

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ON THIS DAY: January 24, 2018

January 24th is Cell Phone Recycling Day * Belly Laugh Day Compliment Day Eskimo Pie Day * Lobster Thermidor Day Peanut Butter Day __________________________________________ MORE! Hadrian, Indira Gandhi and Thurgood Marshall, click

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ON THIS DAY: January 23, 2018

January 23rd is Handwriting Day Into the Deep Day * National Pie Day * Snowplow Mailbox Hockey Day __________________________________________ MORE! Edouard Manet, Gertrude Elion and Django Reinhardt, click

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Looking at Jeff Flake’s anti-Trump speech on the media

  By ann summers The collective false consciousness that is US democracy has many manifestations, so without casting aspersions on Arizona GOP senator Jeff Flake’s motives, his speech on the floor of the US Senate is useful if only to … Continue reading

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ON THIS DAY: January 22, 2018

January 22nd is Answer Your Cat’s Questions Day Blonde Brownie Day National Hot Sauce Day * Southern Food Day Roe v Wade Day * __________________________________________ MORE! John Donne, Beatrice Webb and Arthur Miller, click

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TCS: A Virtual Burns Night Supper

Good Morning! A silver tumbler for a wee dram – So “take a cup of kindness yet” and join in! ___________________________________________________ Welcome to The Coffee Shop, just for you early risers on Monday mornings. This is an Open Thread forum, … Continue reading

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