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Fake News


By:  @aeonpax, 2 weeks ago
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You Tube blurb " Head Coach Jeff Walz of the U of L Women's Basketball NCAA D1 team tells it like it is when we raise kids in this "everyone gets a trophy no matter what" mentality age and era, and it needs to stop!" [jrEmbed module="jrYouTube" youtube_id="Ko42EXjYCyw"]  
 
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enoch
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Fall Foliage in Full Swing


By:  @enoch, 2 months ago
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Latest By:  @enoch, 2 months ago

Today Mrs. E. and I voted at 6:30 AM. We were the first and second to cast our votes in our District. Having performed the Brachot ha Sacharit (pre-dawn blessings) prior to our going to vote, I dropped Mrs. E. off at our mechanics shop fort an Oil Lube and Filter of the Saftah-Machonit (Grandmother's Auto). I went on to Sacharit (Morning Prayer Service. I just got home. In a moment the Bialishtocken Bagel, Lox and Cheese, with coffee breakfast will be ready. A great treat for... 
 
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American Politics: Mr. Smith Goes to Washington


By:  @buzz-of-the-orient, 3 months ago
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Latest By:  @moonchild63, 3 months ago

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Out of here until the election is over


By:  @buzz-of-the-orient, 3 months ago
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Latest By:  @hal-a-lujah, 3 months ago

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The Last Day of Marching Season


By:  @community, 3 months ago
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Latest By:  @community, 3 months ago

Since the first weekend of July, my family has been tied up in marching season for my son's high school band.  First, there was band camp, starting the second week of July-- two weeks of 9 am to 9 pm days for my son, as my husband spent every Saturday and Sunday and every night after work, making giant Easter Island Heads, called, the Moai, as band props, for 9+ weeks.  There were 6 of them, two were 8' tall, three were 10' tall, and one, whom we all named Larry, was 12' tall.  This... 
 
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If Trump wins, what will you do?


By:  @buzz-of-the-orient, 3 months ago
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Latest By:  @spikegary, 3 months ago

It's not likely that the catastrophe of Trump becoming POTUS will happen, unless something really disastrous happens to Hillary. But think about it, it's not impossible, so if in fact Trump does win the election, what will YOU do?  Will you emigrate to another country? Buy a lot of guns and ammunition? Will you conspire to start a revolution? What will you do? NOOOOOOOO! This CAN'T happen: Think about it... Do you want to live in an igloo? Sarah says you can see... 
 
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How Dinner With My Wife Changed My Career


By:  @buzz-of-the-orient, 4 months ago
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Latest By:  @jwc2blue, 4 months ago

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Talk to the Hand or “Thumb”


By:  @pj, 11 months ago
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Latest By:  @pj, 4 months ago

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How a sip of beer killed my closest friend


By:  @community, 4 months ago
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Latest By:  @jr, 4 months ago

"Steve?" "Yeah?" "Steve, it's Shelley. Hey, I've left a few messages for Sara. Is she mad at me or something? I haven't heard back from her." "She's dead." I sat down. "What?" Steve was Sara's ex-husband. He knew I was her closest friend. "I was going to call you but…" he trailed off. "But what? How long ago? What happened?" "She choked on a beer and apparently inhaled some of it. She got a yeast infection in her lungs. It killed her in two weeks." I don't... 
 
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When Mrs. Eisele Took Manhattan: Big City Failed To Awe Minnesota Journalist


By:  @community, 4 months ago
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Latest By:  @kavika, 4 months ago

In the summer of 1936, a plain and sturdy farm woman from southern Minnesota traveled to New York to meet the mayor, stay at the Waldorf, dine at the Stork Club and make headlines in every major newspaper. That woman was Susan Eisele, my grandmother, who Country Home magazine selected — out of 4,000 entrants — as its "Rural Correspondent of the Year." The award came with a $200 prize and a two-week trip to New York and Washington. To understand what a big deal it was to go from... 
 
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Buzz takes an aspirin a day - who gives a shit?


By:  @buzz-of-the-orient, 4 months ago
Comments:  40
Latest By:  @community, 4 months ago

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I’m going to Israel…….


By:  @pj, 9 months ago
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Latest By:  @pj, 4 months ago

I’m going to Israel……. By PJ April 25, 2016 So my best friend Peggy and her husband just returned from Russia.   I was a little miffed that I didn’t go on this trip because my girlfriend and I normally travel together and leave the hubbies at home but this time her husband decided he wanted to go and it was for her birthday so I agreed to stay home this trip and allow him to go with his wife.  (I thought that was pretty nice of me - of course I generally get an eye roll and him... 
 
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How do you want to die?


By:  @buzz-of-the-orient, 9 months ago
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Latest By:  @cerenkov, 4 months ago

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Which of the 11 American nations do you live in?


By:  @community, 9 months ago
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Latest By:  @community, 4 months ago

By Reid Wilson November 8, 2013 Red states and blue states? Flyover country and the coasts? How simplistic. Colin Woodard, a reporter at the Portland Press Herald and author of several books, says North America can be broken neatly into 11 separate nation-states, where dominant cultures explain our voting behaviors and attitudes toward everything from social issues to the role of government. “The borders of my eleven American nations are reflected in many different types of... 
 
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Life! It's Amazing!


By:  @community, 5 months ago
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Latest By:  @sixpick, 5 months ago

You may or may not have seen this yet. It is a baby in the caul born via a cesarean birth. The doctors kept the baby in the bag for a bit. This is what your baby looks like in your womb. Incredible is an understatement! Video by Arteira.   ***WARNING GRAPHIC***   [jrEmbed module="jrYouTube" youtube_id="ck2k2gs7zKs"]   ~LINK~  
 
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Dad falls into tears when girl asks him to adopt her


By:  @community, 5 months ago
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Latest By:  @release-the-kraken, 5 months ago

Lauren's mother's boyfriend has been in her life since she was just a baby. Seventeen years later, Lauren gave Joe an unbelievable gift, adoption papers asking him to officially be her father. ~Yagottaseethevideo!~  
 
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  A popular Italian chef has come under fire after he likened vegans to members of a sect and claimed he would “kill them all” during a TV cooking show. Gianfranco Vissani, the chef and restaurateur, made the comments during a discussion on cooking programme In Onda about molecular gastronomy, The Local reports. Mr Vissani responded to his co-presenter’s description of molecular gastronomy as a “lifestyle,” with the words: “What do you mean, like vegans?” He then went... 
 
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The Length Of Your Finger Reveals A Few Surprises About Your Personality.


By:  @pj, 5 months ago
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Latest By:  @looser-too, 5 months ago

The Length Of Your Finger Reveals A Few Surprises About Your Personality. Did you know that deciphering characteristics of your personality could be as simple as checking out your fingers? As it turns out, the length of our fingers can reveal a lot of about our characteristics. Check out these illustrations: Which hand is closest to your own?                 Apparently, it all hinges on your ring finger and index finger: If one is longer than the... 
 
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Woman born of Native American, white parents hopes to close culture gap


By:  @community, 6 months ago
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Latest By:  @1stwarrior, 6 months ago

As we log on to our social media sites, turn on our TVs, or visit with our neighbors, it is hard to ignore the fact that there is violence going on in our country. The violence appears to stem from race and inequality.     As a lifelong resident of the White Earth Indian Reservation, I grew up coming to Detroit Lakes on occasion, a trip to the movie theater and Pizza Hut, or to cruise the beach strip on the Fourth of July. White Earth will always be considered my home;... 
 
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A Passport finally used


By:  @pj, 6 months ago
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Latest By:  @spikegary, 6 months ago

A Passport finally used By: PJ July 10, 2016   4:30 a.m……..meOWwwww Husband:  Honey its 4:30 Pj:  N OO OO OO OO Husband:  Come on – you said you wanted to get up at 4:30 Pj:  Ugh…..hey, wait a minute.  Since when did you start listening to me? meOWwwww Pj:  Tiber – knock it off.  Go get Daddy! I groggily get up and get myself showered and ready.  We packed last night so we’re ready to go all except for my electronics.  I’m NOT leaving home... 
 
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Torture – Day 2


By:  @pj, 6 months ago
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Latest By:  @bobby-nguyen, 6 months ago

Torture – Day 2 By: PJ July 11, 2016 I actually slept in until 8:30 which is completely unlike me but I didn’t have a cat waking me up.  David got up early and was out on the balcony reading his paper via iPhone.  We lounged around for a little bit and then walked over to get some breakfast.  I left David by the pool while I ran back to the room to answer some work emails and phone calls.  When I returned David was lounging on one of the cabana beds with a big ole grin on his face.... 
 
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A July 4th Treat


By:  @enoch, 6 months ago
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Latest By:  @enoch, 6 months ago

Mrs. E. and I drove along the Niagara Escarpment during the day on July 4th. Sometimes we like to unwind by starting the car, and seeing where it takes us.   After 2:00 PM, we picked up fellow News Talker and my good friend Spikegary, The three of us had a lovely lunch at a Bistro along the Eire Canal. I am most pleased Mrs. E. got to meet Spikegary in person, and vice versa. Being with people lose to my heart, and seeing everyone enjoy the company really does it for me.... 
 
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A Beer, A Hole and A Notification of Copy Right Infringement


By:  @pj, 6 months ago
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Latest By:  @community, 6 months ago

A Beer, A Hole and A Notification of Copy Right Infringement By: PJ July 12, 2016 Deleted  
 
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