Daily Archives: November 3, 2011

Sunshine in my heart

We moved here to sunny Arizona from Ohio. It was so cloudy and grey in Ohio….it was cloudy and grey a lot. Here it is fully sunny at least 320 days a year. I have found that it makes my … Continue reading

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Show and Tell : Daily post Topic #295

Show and Tell. We all have experiences where after we leave a conversation, or a date ends, we realize something clever we wish we had said. The French call this l’esprit de l’escalier, which means, roughly, staircase wit (as in, you … Continue reading

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If you could make anyone in the world stop talking…Daily Post Topic #294

If you could make anyone in the world stop talking….that would be either Michael Moore or Sean Penn. Both endlessly criticize the government and policy makers. both criticize ‘corporate america’. Both have benefited and continue to benefit from governmental programs … Continue reading

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Immigration now vs in 1911: How It looks to me….

From my limited experience living in the southwest now, i would say that assimilation has changed. It seems to me that groups that have immigrated here from Mexico, Central America and South America do not tend to view assimilation the … Continue reading

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