Monthly Archives: October 2011

Universal Language

The pharmacy was taking a long time to fill my prescription. Clearly, I was not the only person in this dilemma, as the rather sad little waiting area was full of people flipping through magazines or staring at the L’Oreal … Continue reading

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Losing the power of touch

Today is video day. I could not be any more eloquent than Dr. Verghese if I tried: http://video.ted.com/assets/player/swf/EmbedPlayer.swf

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Not Your Hypothetical

Before we delve too far into today’s topic, please first take a few minutes and view this video of GOP candidate Ron Paul’s response to a question from Wolf Blitzer during one of the recent GOP debates. Go ahead, I’ll … Continue reading

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Not the Monster You Are Looking For

Interesting conversation with a dear friend last night over dinner. They allowed as how they were surprised I had started this blog. Raised eyebrow. I asked in what way were they surprised. They responded that I had spent so long … Continue reading

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Are you there, Ghod? It’s me, That Word Grrl.

It’s 3 am, Ghod. And I can’t sleep because it hurts too much. I’ve tossed and turned for four hours now, but can’t sleep. So here I am, Ghod. And I have questions. Which means you better have some answers. … Continue reading

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Not the 1%

 

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Stalker on Aisle Three

Today’s topic is again about being out and about among the living. Or more precisely, about the web site People of Walmart. Admit it, you’ve gone there, right? You’ve giggled at the mullets or the kid with his jeans barely … Continue reading

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