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Criticizing Criticism

A Peanuts cartoon depicted Linus with his security blanket in place with his thumb resting safely in his mouth. But he was troubled. Turning to Lucy, who was sitting next to him, he asked, “Why are you always so anxious … Continue reading

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Noses Up in the Air

Someone with much pride is often described as having their nose up in the air. This is especially evident when they’re in the company of those they deem as inferior. What do we do when WE are in the presence … Continue reading

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Resolved to Be Distinctive

Making New Year’s resolutions is both customary and natural. It’s customary in that it has become a time-honored practice for many whenever we enter a brand new year. It’s natural because we are humanly inclined to want to put past … Continue reading

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Hope For a Better Future

Jemima was taking an afternoon nap on New Year’s Eve before the festivities. After she woke up, she confided to Max, her husband, “I just dreamed that you gave me a diamond ring for a New Year’s present. What do … Continue reading

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Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Christmas

As I was doing some research on Christmas, I came across a book that cited some interesting historical facts behind the traditions of the holiday season. See how many of these facts you may or may not already know: During … Continue reading

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Lights! Camera! ACTION!

  Think of what goes on when filming a movie scene and you automatically picture a director decked out with beret and baggy pants yelling through a megaphone, Lights! Camera! Action! These three words are said to be first uttered way … Continue reading

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Caught Up in the Christmas Rush

In the rush of last-minute Christmas shopping, a woman bought a box of fifty identical greeting cards. Without bothering to read the verse, she hastily signed and addressed all but one of them. Several days after they had been mailed, … Continue reading

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