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How Corporations Have 'Downsized' American Consumers

Have you noticed smaller sizes or strange happenings to some of your old standby products on market shelves recently? I have - and I'm not fooled nor am I happy about it. My local newspaper, The San .
(December 10, 2008)
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Presidential Debate in Nashville - McCain Vs Obama

The second Presidential debate was held Tuesday, October 7, 2008 - exactly four weeks before Election Day - at Belmont University in Nashville, Tennessee. Belmont is a small Christian liberal arts ..
(October 07, 2008)
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Presidential Election Or Popularity Contest? Should Race Or ..

The time is near. We will be electing our 44th President of the United States on November 4th, 2008. We all have a decision to make. Who will that new President be? Who will we choose to head the ..
(September 07, 2008)
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Southern California Oak Trees Attacked by Gold-Spotted Oak ..

Oak trees in the back country of eastern San Diego County are under attack by a beetle presumed to be relatively new to California and not previously connected to the deaths of these types of trees ..
(August 28, 2008)
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Denver Wecomes Barack Obama and Democrats to Town

The Democrats will all gather en masse in Denver, Colorado this week to toot their political horns and promote hysteria in their quest for the Presidency come November. It should be a hoot to watch ..
(August 24, 2008)
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The Old Pickle Jar

That old pickle jar, as far back as I can remember, sat on the floor beside the dresser in my parents’ bedroom. When he got ready for bed, Dad would empty his pockets and toss his coins into ..
(August 21, 2008)
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Plastic Or Paper? The Plastic Bag Problem and One Persons Eco ..

The inimitable Frank Tinelli is a man of action. When he sees something of which he doesn't approve, he takes it in his own hands to fix. That happened when he became aware of this eco - unfriendly ..
(June 18, 2008)
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The War on Plastic Bags Heats Up

We consumers have become unwittingly hooked on plastic. Manufacturers have increasingly resorted to plastic in packaging their products. (Don't you just love those deceivingly humongous packages that .
(June 29, 2008)
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PET PEEVE Real Estate Hype and Realtors Who Use It

I read an article in my local paper recently by a corporate real estate sales person which irked me to no end. In it he ‘hypes’ the current real estate market as having reached bottom and .
(July 09, 2008)
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California Cities Drawing Line in the Sand in Plastic Bag War

It seems California coastal communities have drawn a line in the sand in the battle against plastic bags. A number of seaside towns have banned them or are in some process of doing so. San ..
(July 09, 2008)
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Natures Miracle Growing Roses With Liquid Worm Castings (Worm ..

". . .in the winter, far beneath the bitter snow, lies the seed that with the sun's love, in the spring becomes the rose. " ("The Rose" by Amanda McBroom, 1977. ) One of my favorite topics is the ..
(July 11, 2008)
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San Diego Padres End Their Dismal First Half of 2008 Season

My wretched hometown San Diego Padres have limped into the seasonal All-Star break with a terrible ‘first half’ now complete accentuated by Sunday afternoon's July 13th pounding by the ..
(July 13, 2008)
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CHAPTER 7 Ms Kitty Kitty Kitty on the Short List For VP

It just had to happen - you knew it especially if you've read Chapters 1 thru 6 on this site. No matter what you may have thought before, Ms Kitty was destined to make the short list for Vice ..
(July 15, 2008)
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Keith Olbermann Objective Commentator Or Vile Partisan?

Keith Olbermann, talking head of the weeknight MSNBC program COUNTDOWN is a controversial figure - perhaps a gross understatement. Is he an unbiased observer of the news or actually a vile proponent ..
(July 26, 2008)
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