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A Man about 150 Years Ahead of His Time

Oscar Wilde (October 16, 1854 – November 30, 1900) Today is Oscar Wilde‘s 167th birthday. He didn’t live to a ripe old age, dying at 46 years, broken and alone. Is there a lesson in this story? Of course, only … Continue reading

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Susan Caught a Rainbow Heart

On the Morning of Cloe’s 16th Birthday

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Happy 13th Birthday, BeBe.

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Conspiracy! Communists in the State Department

Senator Joe McCarthy Accuses the Government of Treason On the day I was born, Joe McCarthy started his crusade against Communists in the government, Now, obviously, this was a few hours after my birth time of 3:49 am, but the … Continue reading

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Why Some Birthdays are More Important Than Others

I’m 71 Years Young Today Due to the planetary lineup this year, I can honestly say this birthday is one of the most important of my life (so far). I’m not in ‘perfect’ health, but I’m feeling better than I … Continue reading

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My Little Girl’s All Growed Up

She came back to Canada to celebrate my 70th birthday with me. She did the same for my 60th, ten years ago. She’s been here at other times, through the years, but these two are special. Flashback to 2010 Rosanna … Continue reading

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The Other “Royal” Baby

Gene Attell Fischer Because of the timing of his birth (slightly ahead of the 7th in line to the British throne), he will share some of the same aspects of the new Earl of Sussex. He could also be a … Continue reading

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Only Game I Saw at Maple Leaf Gardens

Toronto Toros vs. Indianapolis Racers In all the years that I watched hockey on television, I only saw one game live in Toronto. I treated myself to a game on my 25th birthday. Unfortunately, it wasn’t the Toronto Maple Leafs … Continue reading

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Forty-Love

Forty-Love Almost too quickly, it’s come time to choose: Have you been courting a twin score of years A match being watched from seats in the tiers? Panic sets in: there’s no time to lose. Perhaps what’s been said will … Continue reading

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