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do or die

if you think your vote doesn’t matter Then you’re not paying attention. — the prophet ani — “SOMEONE’S KNOCKING ON THE DOOR!!!” Mo is in a panic. We’ve lived here several years and nobody has EVER come to the door, … Continue reading

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neil diamond had the right idea

“Hijinks. There’s a useful word.” — richard ford, “sorry for your trouble” — I can still remember the first time I voted as if it were yesterday. This is only because I can’t remember yesterday at all. Something about all … Continue reading

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Quel est ton tourment?

The love of our neighbor in all its fullness simply means being able to say to him, “What are you going through?” — the prophet Simone Weil — We’re sitting on our picnic table at the regional park after surviving … Continue reading

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i’m just a bill

“We the People of the United States, in Order to form a more perfect Union, establish Justice, insure domestic Tranquility, provide for the common defence, promote the general Welfare, and secure the Blessings of Liberty to ourselves and our Posterity, … Continue reading

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mister pants, part 20

Orville drifted off and awoke several times throughout the night feeling tense and confused. He knew now why people often had trouble sleeping when they felt terrible. It wasn’t a punishment; it was a defense mechanism. Doom stretched across eight … Continue reading

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