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Resting Doesn’t Mean You Don’t Care

June 9, 2020 / 0 Comments

You’re only human. It’s OK to hide yourself away for a bit. The fight will be there when you get back.

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A lame white chick weighs in on Obama and MLK Day

January 21, 2013 / 1 Comment

  Four Novembers ago, I voted by absentee ballot. I was due to pop out a baby very close to election day and I didn’t want to take any chances. “I will tell them to turn on the TV in the delivery room if I have to!” I told everyone. “I’m going to watch those…

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Civil rights post: The conversation continues

March 25, 2010 / 0 Comments

Here’s another comment from “friend #1.” He emailed it to me and asked me to post it. (He actually sent this back when the conversation was still going but I was having technical difficulties and didn’t get to it until now.) I guess the reason I get upset when I hear about picketing at a…

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Civil rights post: Your comments

March 6, 2010 / 1 Comment

I always notify my facebook friends when I write a new blog so sometimes I end up with a big, fat discussion thread there in addition to the comments here. Since not everyone is a facebooker, I wanted to paste some of the comments from facebook friends onto the blog so I could open the conversation…

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Civil rights update and some other crap

March 5, 2010 / 0 Comments

Just wanted to let you all know that there was nothing going on with the protestors when I arrived to pick up Megan today. Cops everywhere. Protestors nowhere. We even went looking for them and didn’t see anyone. Apparently they wrapped things up earlier in the day. I’m going to touch base with some of…

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Your civil rights are disrupting the flow of traffic

March 5, 2010 / 2 Comments

 So here’s what’s going on today: I have sent my daughter to school despite the fact that there are going to be real, actual gay people roaming the school campus. I know that homosexuals will be present because the school sent a note home about it. Perhaps I should explain: My daughter’s school is located on the campus of a…

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