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I gave up Pączkis for Lent

Terminology: Pączki – a traditional home made European confection nominally prune-filled and lightly dusted with powdered sugar with variations on the theme; a filled pastry. I prefer lemon-filled. Lent – a traditional Christian season of fasting and prayer (nominally 40 … Continue reading

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The Emergency Room

My brother was involved in an unfortunate accident and 911 was called; but because his injuries were deemed minor by the Fire Department EMT crew, I drove him myself to the local hospital Emergency Room for examination and treatment. While … Continue reading

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Second-Hand Smoke

There is only one thing that kills more people than second-hand smoke: Accosting strangers on the street just to criticize their personal habits.

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de mortuis nil nisi bonum dicendum est

Larry the Legend is dead.

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