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Feeling Offended

“To feel offended is a choice we make. To be easily offended is the sign of an undeveloped person.” My friend Jorge said this out of the blue earlier this week. We had decided to take a walk on the … Continue reading

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How Insulting!

“He is a self-made man and worships his creator.” The quote from the British statesman John Bright appeared in my Facebook newsfeed this week. The short quip about a current American politician was so spot on that I had to … Continue reading

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Have A Bad Day

You’ve been in this scenario:  You awakened late. You rushed through your morning routine. You didn’t have time for breakfast, so you grabbed a granola bar and coffee. On the way to an important day at work, you had to … Continue reading

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This Is International Twit Award Month

Someone on Facebook asked, “What is a pregnant goldfish called?”  It’s one of those questions that puts you off guard for a moment.  I scrolled down to read the comments. One of them said, “A pregnant goldfish is called a … Continue reading

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Sarcastic Limits?

Youngsters frequently hear the wise maxim, “If you cannot say anything nice about a person, say nothing at all.”  Because I could be a sarcastic little brat, at times, I was scolded with the phrase quite frequently. The result has … Continue reading

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