Humor

The Walls Have Ears (and beady eyes)

Animated mice are adorable. I’m especially fond of Mickey, Speedy Gonzales and that little scoundrel from the Tom and Jerry cartoons.   However, not one of these lovable characters came to mind yesterday, when a mouse […]

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Lisa’s Hobo Spiders

Today, in casual conversation with my friend, Lisa, she used the S-word and I was appalled.  I found her language offensive and inconsiderate, but I continued to listen as she spoke. “Hey did I tell […]

Humor

Remember Y2K?

I found this column in a scrapbook – I wrote it in December, 1999. As I read it, I remembered the hype around the “collapse of technology.” The world didn’t turn inside out at the stroke […]

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Furby Mom

Years ago, the retirement of the pet rock marked the end of an era. No longer were children interested in such simplicities; they were moving on to bigger things like video games, smartphones and electronic […]