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Community Comment archive for Jan. 1, 2016


David Laird at my yard sale in September 2015

David Laird Memorial

Dave Laird has passed away. Today marks the end of a wonderful and marvelous life of a giant gentleman. David always started and ended his conversations with "It's another day in Paradise."

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my stand on HIPPA...

My Tentative Declaration of Freedom Regarding HIPPA This voyage of my tiny boat will perhaps be one of the most difficult and simultaneously one of the most technically-demanding and difficult articles I have written. Nearly everyone has heard of or may even have a passing...

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On being Donald Trump 

There is an old adage that goes something like “...small ships should stay close to safe harbors”, and for the first time in my life I suddenly recognize that ominous feeling of being in dangerous or unknown waters. I am somewhat constrained by spending most…

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SATURDAY, FEB. 13, 2016

The heart in retrospect 

She did it again. Ruth Berning, that goddess of everything that is considered fit to be consumed by the humble masses at Adult Day Health, has once again unknowingly invaded my most private moments where few dare to tread, and it all began through the…

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TUESDAY, FEB. 9, 2016

The heaviest thoughts...

The media is filled with it. A legion of younger hungry single men all foam at the mouth upon command at the thought of it. Even that wonderfully-obscure male bastion of societal correctness, the Super Bowl, is filled to over-filled with only thinly vague references…

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SUNDAY, JAN. 31, 2016

Another Comment on life as I know it...

Good afternoon Netizens... I settle back into my chair to reflect over the last few days since I last have written and to my utter satisfaction I have accomplished more than I thought I could. With the aid of Sister Barb, I have satisfactorily walked…

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THURSDAY, JAN. 14, 2016

A comment about where I currently thrive... 

Good morning, Netizens... I wrote the following post for Facebook, but since so many people have contacted me about it, I decided to share it with folks via Community Comment, since typing still is very frustrating and SLOW. Here it is... Life, for me, has...

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