Boanerges's Blog – February 2018 Archive (3)

Black History Month: The Real "Uncle Tom"

It was the 28th of October, 1830, in the morning,

when my feet first touched the Canada shore.

I threw myself on the ground, rolled in the sand,

seized handfuls of it and kissed them.

                                                                              – Rev. Josiah Henson

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Added by Boanerges on February 24, 2018 at 1:37pm — 6 Comments

The Politics of Stupid

Quick now: What do the following states have in common?

Michigan, Wisconsin, North Dakota, Texas, Missouri, Ohio, Iowa, Indiana, Arizona, Nebraska, Pennsylvania and North Carolina.

If you said they all voted for Trump -- based partly on fabricated "issues" like unfair practices perpetrated by foreign countries in trade deals -- well, you'd be…

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Added by Boanerges on February 18, 2018 at 4:04pm — 23 Comments

Diary of a Demented Snow Shoveler

I didn't write this, but I wish I had because IT'S BLOODY SNOWING AGAIN here. And the *$#%&# snowplow just went by. AGAIN. Sun Parlour of Canada? Pah.

 

December 8 6:00 PM

 

It started to snow. The first snow of the season and the wife and I took our cocktails and sat for hours by the window watching the huge soft flakes  drift down from heaven.

 

It looked like a Grandma Moses print. So romantic…

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Added by Boanerges on February 7, 2018 at 8:30am — 13 Comments

NEW BLOG POSTS

Leaving the Purple House

Posted by J.P. Hart on June 15, 2019 at 9:30pm 0 Comments

As Luck Would Have It

Posted by Robert B. James on June 15, 2019 at 3:04pm 1 Comment

PreOP Poem

Posted by J.P. Hart on June 14, 2019 at 1:33pm 2 Comments

Fear of Being Sentimental

Posted by Doc Vega on June 14, 2019 at 10:42am 0 Comments

Road Trip to Thunder Bay Postponed

Posted by J.P. Hart on June 14, 2019 at 10:07am 2 Comments

Kept the Memory

Posted by J.P. Hart on June 14, 2019 at 8:32am 3 Comments

Cutting Edge Not Vertical

Posted by Robert B. James on June 14, 2019 at 7:57am 3 Comments

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