Tag Archives: rant

casting the first stone

Last week, social media was awash in two things: the colors of what a unicorn would puke up from eating too many skittles and pure hatred…. It doesn’t matter if one agrees with the Supreme Court decision regarding gay marriage … Continue reading

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Comfort words

I was a bit disappointed with our church service today.  Our church was celebrating 20 years of our pastors, a married couple, leading the church.  It was a celebration service that had been planned weeks ahead of time. The service … Continue reading

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I’m not fast, but I am furious

I try to keep up with the news, though I rarely watch it on television.  I mostly get my news from my iGoogle page, which has the latest headlines from the AP.  But, I missed a huge story and I … Continue reading

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flying the unfriendly skies

(This post may be relevant in many other countries, but I’m not familiar with the laws of other countries, so I’m basing it on the United States Constitution.  As I am against abortion, I am already on the domestic terrorist … Continue reading

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don’t be sleepy, bored or cold in New Jersey

I’m thinking there could be some form of repercussion sometime in the future for even writing this post.  Maybe they won’t let me fly to Mexico for vacation or maybe they won’t let me fly back into the country. The … Continue reading

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sometimes a feel like such a sissy

I walked out of Costco today with tears in my eyes.  I was not only angry, but I was a bit scared.  More scared than angry. Willow has to take immune suppressants to keep her meningitis in check.  If she … Continue reading

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PETA is accused of murder and should be found guilty

I heard a news story the other day regarding PETA, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals.  It seems the PETA is not what it claims to be. The Center for Consumer Freedom obtained the records for the “humane shelter” … Continue reading

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a shameless plug for selfish reasons

As many of my readers know, we have a home in Avon, North Carolina, where we want to retire.  Avon is a village on Hatteras Island. Hatteras Island, including the beaches within the villages, is the Cape Hatteras National Seashore, … Continue reading

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what it’s like to be the white geek girl

I develop software for a living.  I love what I do.  There never a dull moment.  If you’re not writing code, testing, or fixing bugs, then you’re learning something new. Thursday was typical for this geek girl.  Six of my … Continue reading

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is this what is now trending on Facebook?

It seems that in the last several weeks, a new trend is popping up on Facebook.  It’s made me seriously think about giving it up.  The new trend, at least among several of my FB friends, is horrifying pictures. I’m … Continue reading

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