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Race for the Cure – Kicking myself for missing it

Today, the Susan G. Komen Foundation sponsored its annual global Race for the Cure in Washington, DC. I’m kicking myself for missing it. I’ve run before, and was excited to be involved this year. Unfortunately, I wasn’t able to get time off from my Saturday morning … Continue reading

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Small Government Disgrace! – Yahoo News: Fire/Police crews watch a man drown

Has it seriously come to this? Are we so morally and economically bankrupt that safety personnel would watch a man drown and make excuses for it? That appears to be the case, and it makes me sick. According to Yahoo … Continue reading

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FDA to push for (somewhat) healthier meats.

After years of prodding from the scientific/medical community, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) will be directing farmers to cut back on the antibiotics.  You can read more in this very informative New York Times article. Currently large farms … Continue reading

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One Less Lonely Person

A few hours each week I volunteer listening to people talk about their problems. Sometimes I hear juicy stories about ex-boyfriends, annoying bosses and past drug abuse; but also the mundane details of other’s lives.  One person talks about how much he loves … Continue reading

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