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Extremely nice rye whisky: Gibson's "Rare" 12-year-old

Real presence, and smooth—and deep somehow. They had a minibottle, so I thought I’d give it a try just on general principles („rare,“ „rye,“ „12 years old“ has a certain appeal), but I never expected it to be so good. 160 weitere Wörter

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America’s Version of Capitalism Is Incompatible With Democracy

Eric Levitz has a very interesting column in New York:

American democracy is unwell; on this much, President Trump’s detractors can agree.

But when they turn to the tasks of identifying our republic’s symptoms, naming its illness, and writing a prescription, different factions of “the resistance” produce divergent diagnoses.

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The Royal Wedding

Oh. My. Good. Grief. That’s pretty much my four word reaction to all things Royal Wedding.

As you all know from being alive in this the year of our Lord 2018, HRH Prince Henry (lots of middle names here) of Wales and Rachel Meghan Markle became the Duke & Duchess of Sussex this past Saturday May 19, 2018. 288 weitere Wörter

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Why Do Americans Stay When Their Town Has No Future?

Alec MacGillis writes in Bloomberg:

John Arnett chose Adams County, Ohio, as his home long before he was old enough to vote, drink beer, or drive a motorcycle along the Ohio River.

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Too much

I know there are all kinds of fantasies around. Fair enough. I am the first one to promote diversity and freedom of choice.

Sexual fantasies are great as long as you find the one who is enjoying it on the other side. 99 weitere Wörter

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Time to rethink things...

I have been under this misguided assumption lately that the only way I can make an impact through my blogging is to have long, poetic pieces. 37 weitere Wörter

Life Coach, Transformation

Adjustments

The way you live each day is a sentence in the story of your life.Every day, you make the choice whether the sentence ends with a period, question mark or exclamation point.  917 weitere Wörter

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