Monthly Archives: December 2011

Starry starry night

Being a shepherd is a lonely job. It often falls to the youngest son. It is a job that is looked down upon since we tend to animals that care nothing, give nothing,  and respond to the bark of any … Continue reading

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Grand Old Party divided on time

If you watched the latest debate Thursday night, you saw that the questioners were having a hard time getting the candidates to answer a simple question, such as naming their favorite Supreme Court justice. Here’s how they might answer an … Continue reading

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Butting heads with Jesus on the 4th Sunday in Advent

Lord, I believe. Help Thou my unbelief. It is a conversation starter as well as a challenge I throw at Jesus quite often. He has a very understanding look on His face. I sit in my chair and glower at … Continue reading

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Holy Tebow, Batman, this guy is no Joker!

The controversy over Denver Bronco’s Quarterback, Tim Tebow, taking a knee and praying continues to grow exponentially every Sunday, especially after Tim Terrific leads the Broncos to one more dramatic last ditch victory.  Tebow is often the main topic of … Continue reading

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Don’t go to Hugo

HUGO: (3D) Surely there is a point to this movie but it seems to be irretrievably lost in director Martin Scorsese’s eyebrows. The movie begins slowly before working its way up to a glacial pace which endlessly stretches out its … Continue reading

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Yes Virginia, there is a Grinch

This story dates back to 1897 when an eight-year old girl named Virginia O’Hanlon asked her father whether Santa Claus really existed. He suggested she write to The New York Sun because “ … if you see it in the … Continue reading

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I was better than Albert Pujols but never made $2,863.88 an hour

You don’t have to be a baseball fan to know that the Los Angeles Angels have signed Uber-free agent Albert Pujols to a contract worth $25 Million Dollars a year. That’s about $68,000 a day. Break it down further and … Continue reading

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Never on Monday

Hangin’ around, nothing to do but frown; Rainy days and Mondays always get me down – The Carpenters The receptionist in the doctor’s office was scheduling me for an appointment in January 2012. When she mentioned a particular date I … Continue reading

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