Category Archives: The Culture

Happy Saint Patrick’s Day!

For all of my Irish, part Irish, wish-you-were Irish, and temporarily Irish friends, I lift a glass to your health and happiness! An old Irish/Celtic folk song Of all the money, e’er I had, I spent it in good company, … Continue reading

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What to eat on St. Patrick’s Day?

This ^^^ isn’t what I am eating on St. Patrick’s Day, but maybe some day soon! The traditional favorite, accompanied by root veggies and cabbage. My mother called it a “boiled dinner”, and she also made that with ham, as … Continue reading

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Today’s Twitter picks – Coronavirus edition

Today’s version will be short because of my computer issues. Interesting viewpoint. I haven’t checked his facts, but it seems reasonable. I have included only the first few tweets in the thread. 2/ For all the talk of South Korea … Continue reading

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Today’s Twitter picks …

If employees volunteer to do this, that would be nice. I think Whole Foods/Amazon should provide more sick/grievance days for Coronavirus sufferers during this national emergency. Whole Foods says employees should consider donating paid vacation days to other employees who … Continue reading

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Today’s Twitter picks …

And stupid. The world has gone mad. By the way, sorry to bore you with mostly coronavirus news, but that’s about all there is. I found a picture of the most selfish people on the planet. https://t.co/GLTIa7xCQA — Scott Adams … Continue reading

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Today’s Twitter picks …

So much for that. I wonder what they would do in the event of war? It may be perfectly understandable for Germany to want to protect its own national interest in a time of crisis, but it runs counter to … Continue reading

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Today’s Twitter picks …

I don’t like Biden, but I agree with Brit that Joe is losing his memory. Sad to say as I like Biden personally and always have. https://t.co/AX5OuXSJFg — Brit Hume (@brithume) March 11, 2020 Sigh. Everything is “racist” these days … Continue reading

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