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This is probably the weirdest blog post I’ve written to date, and I am writing it in all seriousness. Our dog Dakota was sound asleep and actively dreaming, loudly yipping with her feet paddling as if she were running a …

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Today is a whimsical day. Looking out at the rare Georgia snow, I am ready for the mellow days of Spring. My sweatpants are neon zebra-striped fuzzies in lime green, hot pink, lemon yellow, royal blue, black, white, and psychedelic …

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One of the biggest gripes between writers and reviewers is the subject of editing, or lack thereof. Nothing will get you dinged with a rotten review faster than a poorly edited book, and here’s the thing… some people are out …

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I rarely follow the news. I have no idea what’s going on in the world unless so many people are talking about it, that the bad news enters into my sphere via word-of-mouth. Notice that I specifically said “bad news” …

Eyelashes: From Wicked Witches to Flirty Fun

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Ancient Aliens and the Age of Giants introduces you to Azazel, the Watcher, one of the 200 fallen angels who got in trouble for commingling with mankind. His band of rebels wanted to take human women as wives, and they …

 

The Gruesome History of False Teeth

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Did you know that dentures were originally made with real human teeth? And that the teeth came from dead people? Sometimes the teeth came from dead soldiers on the battlefield, which was the fate of the fallen soldiers during the …

 

American Idol Judges 2015

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American Idol is back for another season, with judges Keith Urban, Jennifer Lopez, and Harry Connick, Jr., searching for the best-of-the-best to compete in Hollywood Week. Keith is my favorite of the three Idol judges with his quirky exuberance and …

 

The Ebola News Cover-Up

You’ve got to give the U.S. government an A-plus for consistency. In the late 1980s and early 1990s, they wanted two waves of UFOs kept out of the news, and they succeeded. Today, they want all negative news regarding Ebola …

 

Debunking the Myth of Ebola as a Racial Bio-Weapon

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One conspiracy theory being bandied about is that initially, Ebola was engineered as a bio-weapon, designed by the United States military to depopulate the planet. The Reverend Louis Farrakhan has taken it one step further, to suggest that Ebola is …

 

Ebola Doom and Gloom vs. Optimism

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You can’t help but wonder whether the United States is being overly optimistic, or if the United Kingdom is being overly full of doom and gloom in the heat of the Ebola crisis. The U.S. headlines are full of cheery …