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“Ah, the Latest Popeal!”

Those are the words my dad always chooses to describe the dozens of fadish gadgets that spring up on our TV screen during the holidays (a.k.a infomercial season). I’m not exactly sure what a “popeal” is, but this thing just … Continue reading

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Back Up off the Couch and Ready to Mispronounce The World

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The Only Thing We Have to Fear Is “Fear Not”

In my family, it’s pretty much a given that when Mom frets, Dad says “fear not”. Over the years, this expression has morphed from biblical injunction to dreaded jinx.

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Shakespeare vs. Seamonster

Sorry it’s been so long since my last Shakespeare post. You can catch up on the rest of the story (so far) at these links: https://pezcita.wordpress.com/2013/03/17/jay-finds-a-starving-artist-or-the-twelfth-night-strikes-again/ , https://pezcita.wordpress.com/2013/03/24/all-in-character-now-or-shakespeare-chooses-at-setting/ , https://pezcita.wordpress.com/2013/03/31/shakespeare-invents-a-new-genre-or-only-the-stumped-survive/ , https://pezcita.wordpress.com/2013/04/18/shakespeare-didnt-do-his-homework-or-the-great-bandaide-boondoggle/ , https://pezcita.wordpress.com/2013/09/28/the-shakespeare-saga-continues/ Look for more entries coming soon!

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The Banned Book Blues

Last year around this time, Freshly Pressed featured an article titled “Are You With the Banned?”. I thought it was an excellent pun, and  . . . well . . . this was the only good “band” quote I could … Continue reading

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Why Graduate When You Have No Choice But to Dive?

                  I imagine some of you attended talks and ceremonies over the weekend that fell in the “You Can Change the World” category. Your parents and grandparents also heard such speeches. Before … Continue reading

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Shakespeare Didn’t do his Homework or The Great Bandaide Boondoggle

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