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Cleverness is not wisdom.

~ Euripides ~

Archive for March, 2013

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The Great Happy Days Fraud

March 11th, 2013 ~ Est. reading time: 1 min, 52 secs

Actually there’s a more important happy days fraud than the TV show drama

Never mind the TV sitcom “Happy Days”, the great happy days fraud is about you and your life. Read the rest of this entry »

Don't just kiss you duck, give him a funny quote or saying.
Even bath ducks seem to enjoy the odd funny quote or saying...

Why Bother With Funny Quotes Or Sayings?

March 10th, 2013 ~ Est. reading time: 2 mins, 5 secs

Don’t just kiss you duck, give him a funny quote or saying.

Surely, funny quotes or sayings aren’t worth much. Plenty of things get said in jest and for what? Well, I would say quite a lot. Read the rest of this entry »

Words with friends help sort things out.
Words with friends help because they are expressed in a safe and comfortable context.

When Words With Friends Help

March 10th, 2013 ~ Est. reading time: 1 min, 54 secs

Words with friends help sort things out.

During those times when you feel overwhelmed, words with friends help more than it might seem possible. Good friends, the kind who will tell it to you straight and stick by you, can bring you back down to Earth with all the sense necessary. And that’s good, because the more incapable we feel the less sense we have in ourselves to draw upon. Read the rest of this entry »

Family experience is made from simple times shared together.
Simple things build family.

Bring Back Family

March 8th, 2013 ~ Est. reading time: 3 mins, 46 secs

Family experience is made from simple times shared together.

Unlike so many sites that glamorize family life and gild the lily about how wonderful everything always is, I like to add a bit of balance. Like websites that awfulize family life, reinforcing extremes gets attention. But most families manage somewhere in between with extremes more the exception not the norm. Read the rest of this entry »

Why are some people like cacti?
Some people are way too prickly.

Painfully Prickly People And How To Deal With Them

March 7th, 2013 ~ Est. reading time: 3 mins, 29 secs

Why are some people like cacti?

Okay, so your workplace is infested with prickly people. What’s that? Really, you’ve only got one or two? But they are driving you crazy? Hmm, I get the picture. Read the rest of this entry »

Fancy some unique birthday wishes for a change?
How about some unique birthday wishes for a change?

15 Really Unique Birthday Wishes

March 6th, 2013 ~ Est. reading time: 2 mins, 6 secs

Fancy some unique birthday wishes for a change?

All right, none of you have asked for them but a few distinctly unique birthday wishes are coming anyway! How unique? Well, let’s just say, I’d be surprised if your brother’s friend’s cousin (who knows everything) has ever come across any of them. Read the rest of this entry »

Trying to find the best places to live?
Where are the best places to live for you?

Best Places To Live

March 5th, 2013 ~ Est. reading time: 2 mins, 47 secs

Trying to find the best places to live?

Have you ever stopped to consider which are the best places to live? Not just in your own neighborhood, city, or region, but around the world? Read the rest of this entry »

Ugly people... here?
What do you mean "ugly people"?

Ugly People

March 4th, 2013 ~ Est. reading time: 1 min, 45 secs

Ugly people… here?

If the YouTube clips of Wal-Mart’s infamous ugly people are as bad as it gets, we should be thankful. Unsightly and unappealing though they be, they are nowhere near as ugly as we can be. Read the rest of this entry »

Family deserves all the effort you put into it.
What do you think of when you say "family"?

Family: Can’t Live With ‘Em…

March 3rd, 2013 ~ Est. reading time: 2 mins, 19 secs

Family deserves all the effort you put into it.

Think “family” and instantly a host of feelings rise up. Some are full of sunshine, happy moments, and affection. Whilst, others symbolize deep despair, anger, and frustration. Read the rest of this entry »

Racism never looks good.
Racism suits small minds.

Still Facing Racism

March 2nd, 2013 ~ Est. reading time: 1 min, 40 secs

Racism never looks good.

Racism is ideal for puny minds. It reassures insecurities by giving people someone else to blame. For decades now, we’ve been raking through the effects of its collective mess. So how come we racism still keeps happening? Read the rest of this entry »