Tag Archives: child protection

Heartlander of the Week: It’s a Grand Old Flag

This week’s Heartlander is the United States Congress for allowing “key” parts of the Patriot Act to expire. Score one for the Fourth Amendment; or make that two. Annddd . . . Lone Wolves are breathing safer and sleeping sounder.  … Continue reading

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Heartlander of the Week: I Otter

To the people who rescued the baby Otter, and brought a whole new genre of cute baby animal pictures to the web. Choose Life.  🙂

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Heartlander of the Week: Dreamland

To Martin Luther King, Jr.  The Dream Lives.

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Bottoms Up?

So, news recently, which turns out to be dated, but in a timeless kind of way, that contemporary Americans’ drinking habits run a gamut from none at all to under a bridge. Specifically, the Washington Post recently ran a brief … Continue reading

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The Fragments of Yesterday

The other day, I was fishing through the drawer in my kitchen that contains my recipe binder, looking for a recipe I thought I had in hard copy. My recipe binder is one of those tony, commercial binders with custom … Continue reading

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Gluten-free Monday: Group Meals

One of the toughest issues I’ve encountered with gluten-intolerance is what to do when faced with a cafeteria or group meal situation. In a sense, I guess I am lucky to have realized my gluten-intolerance later in life, as sometimes … Continue reading

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Heartlander of the Week: Side with the Victim

To the various female celebrities whose privacy was compromised this week and whose private pictures will now be part of a public art exhibition in Florida. OK, so its Florida, a bunch of octogenarians will look at some (more) cheap … Continue reading

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