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12 Speeches That Nobody Heard

Instead of one speech, tonight we offer twelve. Follow this link to Mental_Floss to read twelve speeches that were never given including Nixon’s speech prepared in case of a moon landing failure, Eisenhower’s speech if the European invasion failed and the speech JFK was to give the day he was assassinated. Follow the link and […]

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Simple Faith: A Study Of Daniel Week 4

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Saturday Morning News: February 23rd, 2013

  Maker’s Mark to stop watering down its whiskey New Jimi Hendrix album to be released China military unit ‘behind hacking’  Fans Pitch Bids For Former Red Sox Pitcher’s Blood-Stained Sock $1.5 billion yacht is world’s largest What’s The Sequester? And How Did We Get Here? Injured Soldier Stands Tall At Reunion With Platoon End […]

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Of Youth and Age: 5 Things That Have Changed As I’ve Grown Older

Author’s Note: Let me take this space to thank my lovely wife for helping me generate some of this post’s content. By “generate content,” I mean that she helped me remember things that have changed for me as I’ve gotten older, which, evidently, was too much of a mental struggle for me.   I stole part […]

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Open Heart

We find ourselves in another friday in which I have delayed writing my required weekly post. So in lieu of an attempt at relevant social commentary with more than a healthy amount of sarcasm, I offer you another movie. Open Heart is up for an Oscar for Best Documentary Short Subject. I am guessing you will not […]

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A Place At The Table

I listen to NPR. I listen to NPR a lot. I may have even donated to my local station for two consecutive years. I may or may not also have a Bob Dylan tribute CD because of said donations. That CD may or may not be in the trash right now because Miley Cyrus and […]

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2014 NBA Dunk Contest: Yes We Can

If you’re anything like me, you like dunks. Slam dunks. If you’re anything like me, you enjoy watching the world’s greatest athletes soar through the air with the greatest of ease, hurl the ball through the hoop with the force of a thousand men, and then shout various obscenities at the camera. If you’re anything […]

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Simple Faith: A Study of Daniel Week Three

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Saturday Morning News February 16th, 2013

Less-Potent Maker’s Mark Not Going Down Smoothly In Kentucky Asteroid in record Earth near-miss Obama’s 2013 State of the Union Address Could the next pope be from Africa or Latin America? Opinion: Irony in pope’s resignation Meteor injures hundreds in Russia Ex-mayor: I gambled away $1 billion Pistorius breaks down, cries in court Republicans to […]

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Some Weekend Videos

I enjoy perusing the staff picks from Vimeo from time to time. Here are a few interesting choices.         Namibian Nights from Squiver on Vimeo.         Sweet Crude Man Camp from Little Brown Mushroom on Vimeo.         a few weeks in Peru. from Cole Graham on […]

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