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  • Let there be peace on Earth

    Perhaps you can think of someone on the planet who has done more in the last few months than Trump to encourage conflict and war among the ...

  • Santa Claus is coming to town

    No, I take that back. The most horrendous thing is that it is said by parents to their children. Some parents and child development ...

  • Christmas on celluloid

    No way does it seem that long ago. Until, that is, you take a look at a recent picture of Macaulay Culkin.You’ve seen pictures of beautiful ...

  • “... the least of these”

    It means, of course, that we expect ourselves and everyone around us to behave in a more or less “civilized” manner. Most of us have the human ...

  • Just in time

    The United States is bigger, but we are more wonderful. The U.S. is stronger, but we are more wonderful. Actually, we are bigger than the U.S. ...

  • The Three Mouseketeers

    In response to the overwhelming number of requests I receive to give you, my readers, the benefit of my analysis of the above-mentioned, here it ...

  • The ISIS solution

    There is just this one interesting little fact: they’re not being sent to Syria to fight. Now, if they were sending Rex Murphy, Rick Mercer and ...

  • ‘Blow, Ye Winds, Hi Ho’

    The people on CNN were saying this was the most powerful storm in the history of recorded storms. Bigger even than Katrina, which pretty well ...

  • Autumn leaves

    “Paint Your Wagon” was later made into a rather bad movie with Clint Eastwood and Lee Marvin. But more important than that it was successfully ...

  • On sports and politics

    As I write, last night was the first night of the new NHL season. Later on this afternoon the major league baseball playoffs begin. For those of ...