First just let me say that this morning, when I was barely awake, around eight, Jenny caught a chipmunk, in the house, by the tail with both dog and kitten hoping she'd drop it. The cuteness might wear off if they try to live indoors with us.
aka - here is the damned mystery tree. I haven't even tried an internet search; would rather find out this way what the heck it is.…Continue
I met these guys coming down the street and it just made me laugh! The really little kid on his chopper was following closely behind his (I presume)…Continue
Toe to Toe, acrylic on canvas, 16" x 20", (c) Rose Guastella 2016
Back to acrylics for this one. The plan was to do the underpainting in acrylics, and then go to oils to finish it. I was having too much fun to stop, so I just…Continue
The extremely short answer to this question is that we got to Trump because a large portion of America's population confuses correlation with causation. First I'll talk about what I mean by that, then I'll talk about which correlation I'm talking about. …
I recently watched five documentaries online, and all of them were predicated on some form of illusion that either the subjects or the filmmakers held. They were Requiem For The Big East; Ain’t In It For My Health: A Film About Levon Helm; Big Star: Nothing Can Hurt Me; Beltracchi: The Art Of Forgery; and Dinosaur 13.
Requiem For The Big East is one of the 30 For 30 film series started by…Continue
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PASSIONATE JUSTICE RADIO
A mastery of poetry was a must for any young Viking. A few Viking poems dwelt on love, but the heroes often undermined their happiness by chasing adventures that separated them from their beloveds.
The Wall Street Journal…Continue
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Summary of the amusement
Teleoperator Clarity Nice and her friend ethnographer Flower Parkwood, reach the picturesque village of Miradorcito in the state of Campeche in Mexico. Brought to Campeche in a colorful guagua, Clarity works alongside Flower in an archaeological site to make some pocket money, using Flower's 'permiso de…Continue
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Oftentimes, for the vagabond human heart, taking root somewhere wholesome can be one of the most challenging tasks of our existence. And I refer not necessarily to geo-spatial locality, but rather, to one of a more existential, philosophical nature. Moreover, one of the most…Continue
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Woman Caught Smuggling Meth Burritos Across Mexico Border: Customs and Border authorities in Arizona say they nabbed a woman as she attempted to cross the border into the US with a pound of methamphetamine stuffed inside her burritos disguised as lunch. Why would someone go all the way to Mexico for meth? Weren't there any trailer parks around where she lived? All I know is, if someone tries to steal her lunch, they’re gonna be in for a big…Continue
Lovely Hammock weather here. I like to spend some time every day swinging in the shade of the palm trees and just being hugged by my hammock while the shadows flicker over my legs. It is a good place to be sad and just let the world go by.
On the other hand my hammock can turn on me…Continue
Yes! Of course women should get paid the same as men for doing the same job!
Yes! Women do as much and as good a job, often better, than men so sure, equal pay is a no-brainer.
This is 2016 – of course women should…Continue
Even more salient than the facts that
. since the federal Equal Opportunity Employment Commission (EEOC) has in recent years fielded hundreds of discrimination complaints "based on its 2012 ruling that" transgender discrimination...is...sex discrimination,…Continue
Ticked off because your favorite smorgasbord ran out of potato salad? Wondering what the gunk is on the sneeze shield at your local salad bar? Mr. Buffet’s got your back–he’s in line right behind you!
Hey there, Mr. Buffet–
Got a quick question for you. I am a regular at the Hopalong Cassidy $20 All-You-Can-Eat Buffet every Thursday night on South 65. Last week they had those St. Louis-style spare ribs that I love, so I was piling my plate high. When I…Continue
Study Finds Depression Lowers Chance for Pregnancy: According to a recent study conducted by Boston University, depression lowers women’s chances for becoming pregnant. Researchers say that while depression may inhibit pregnancy, they do not recommend that husbands or boyfriends try using it as a means of birth control.…Continue
By now it has become a truism that Donald Trump’s success in the 2016 presidential primaries can be attributed in no small measure to the support of white voters who harbor deep, seething resentment and anxiety about “changing demographics” – that inexorable transformation of the white population to…Continue
Happy Birthday…exactly what does it mean? As of 5:36 AM the other morning we welcomed a grandson, Riley James. Yes, it finally happened. This could be the happiest day of his life, and he doesn’t even know it. I know it has made my husband extremely happy. Me? I was only here at the time, really had nothing to do with it. No blood, nothing. But I can be happy nonetheless.
The birthday parties will come and go, remembered by the photos (if you are…Continue