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What About Beards?

I’ve enjoyed a full beard ever since the mid-1970s.  It’s only been completely shaved off a few times since then. The beard not only feels good, it has saved plenty of time, too.  The morning ritual has been shaved down … Continue reading

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The New Tsar (Review)

It’s out of character for me to read more than one biography about a specific public figure in the span of six months. However, the subject of both biographies is the complicated, enigmatic President of the Russian Federation.  Vladimir Vladimirovich Putin, … Continue reading

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