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Aaron 3

Stop “Killing Yourself”

“I’m going to kill myself.” I hate this saying. I hate it a lot. You’d think with greater awareness placed on the epidemic of suicide, people would be more aware of what they are...

old-2Bman 1

An Old Man and Ice Cream

Everyone wants to change the world, right? Or am I the only one? The older I get the more I’m resigned to the fact that I’m not going to be in the NBA, (that...

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God Bless the Selfless Soldier

As you read this post, please follow the links to learn more. God Bless the selfless soldiers who offer their life for me But cursed be our country’s leaders who “spread democracy” Please comfort...

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A Reason To Be Thankful

It’s been bitter cold these past few weeks. Bitter cold. The “this makes me not want to ever go outside” kind of cold. Temperatures in the low teens every day, sometimes dropping into the...

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Welcoming Dad

    This is the best part of my day, by far! Is there any wonder why? Not many people have this kind of reaction when I come into the room. This is just...

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Les Miserables at the Movies

I have yet to see the movie Les Miserables in the theater, but was expecting to. I then came across this article from “The Catholic Wife” and now I’m not as excited to go....