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Posts Tagged ‘charity

Those Annoying Neighbors

November 25, 2017

You have them, too. Those annoying neighbors who always put their Holiday decorations out one day before you do and they almost always look spectacular. The neighbors with their yards that are immaculate and always look like something out of Homes and Gardens. And, their kids who are always well dressed, well mannered, and well […]

An Inside Joke

June 18, 2017

Do you know what an Inside Joke is? It’s a joke that only works inside my head!  That’s an Inside Joke. And by the way, that, in itself, is an Inside Joke!   However, since you are here, why don’t you check out some of my other blogs: IT’s Lost Art of Software Engineering: https://softwareengineeringhandbook.wordpress.com/ […]

History was NEVER my favorite subject, but…

October 3, 2016

Wouldn’t it be interesting if, at some point during his Presidential campaign, Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton asked, “Oh, by the way, has anyone in Washington DC ever heard of the McCarran-Walter Act Of 1952“? I did not know of this Act, but it has been a law for almost 65 years. Here are the […]

Entitlement? I don’t think so!

May 30, 2016

Who died before they collected Social Security? KEEP PASSING THIS AROUND UNTIL  EVERY ONE HAS HAD THE OPPORTUNITY TO READ IT… THIS IS SURE SOMETHING TO THINK ABOUT!!!! THE ONLY THING WRONG WITH THE GOVERNMENT’S CALCULATION OF AVAILABLE SOCIAL SECURITY IS THEY FORGOT TO FIGURE IN THE PEOPLE WHO DIED BEFORE THEY EVER COLLECTED A SOCIAL SECURITY […]

ABOUT HARRY and BESS – from email

March 13, 2016

Just a little FYI, interesting how things have changed in our life time!! We will never see this again. Thought you’d enjoy this! It’s one you want your Children and Grandchildren to read. They won’t believe this happened, but it DID. Harry & Bess (This seems unreal.) Harry Truman was a different kind of President. He […]

Advice to the Financially Forlorn

January 6, 2016

Imagine you are twenty somethin and you about to embark on your professional career.  How much money do you think you will make over the course of your career?  If you were to start at a conservative salary of $35,000 and assume an average pay increase of about 7% per year for a career of […]

When did the Internet Begin (found in email)

August 17, 2015

HOW THE INTERNET STARTED…THIS IS ACTUALLY  ACCORDING TO THE BIBLE ( KING ARTHUR VERSION ) . (THERE’S NO SENSE TRYING TO USE GOOGLE FOR THIS ONE, OR EVEN CHECKING WITH SNOPES… THEY EITHER WILL LIE TO YOU, OR JUST DON’T KNOW. TRUST ME !:-) In ancient Israel , it came to pass that a trader […]

The Coyote Principle

August 11, 2015

The Coyote Principle found in eMail Aug 11, 2015 CALIFORNIA The Governor of California is jogging with his dog along a nature trail. A coyote jumps out and attacks the Governor’s dog, then bites the Governor. The Governor starts to intervene, but reflects upon the movie “Bambi” and then realizes he should stop because the […]

Thank you: Wayne Allyn Root

July 18, 2015

By Wayne Allyn Root Someone is getting very nervous. Obama. Valerie Jarrett. Eric Holder. Hillary Clinton. JonCorzine…to name just a few. And I know why. I wrote a book entitled, “The Murder of the Middle Class” about the unholy conspiracy between big government, big business and big media. They all benefit by the billions from […]

Not one word is needed..

May 27, 2015

TO ALL MY FRIENDS AND NEIGHBORS WHO SERVED IN THE ARMED FORCES — THANK YOU FOR PRESERVING MY FREEDOM!!!!!!!!!!              You may have seen it before, but​ it’s​ worth another look!!!               Food  City, a grocery store chain, is located in the Southeast and  is headquartered in Bristol, TN. This is a great 1-minute  commercial. Not a word is spoken and none is […]