Uneven Pavement

29 November, 2011
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That’s how I feel this morning: like a patch of bumpy sidewalk. Off center; unbalanced. I know why. I always know why, right after Thanksgiving. Today marks the insane push to 23 December — the first day of Christmas break. …

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Cyber

28 November, 2011
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I hate that word. The “cyber” label, for me, immediately cheapens a thing. Cyber Monday. Cyberspace, cybersecurity, cyberterrorism. All pretentious prefixes that have come to substitute for the word “internet.” Where’d this word come from anyway? From Wikipedia: The term …

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Black Friday, bright Saturday

26 November, 2011
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So, my wonderful fiends — did you enjoy your Thanksgiving holiday? I hope so. We surely did at the Fink house. Helen, who hasn’t been feeling well of late, was able to join us, and she brought her lovely sister, …

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Say thankya

24 November, 2011
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THANK YOU to my faithful and kind Finkites (all 90 or so of you, worldwide, yeaaaah boiiiiii) who grace this place with your eyeballs every morning. A bigger thank-you to all who leave comments, because, as you know, the insecure …

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Good day

23 November, 2011
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I got a feelin’…nah, I won’t go there. Now that that song’s stuck in your head all day (you’re welcome), I will say that I fear yesterday’s post scared everyone away. Did I come across too strong? *looking in mirror* Am …

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