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MOTHERF- by
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There, we learn profanity before we learn of the adventures of Dick and Jane. Letting fly a string of curses when angry or hurt is to us as natural as breathing.
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You Know You’re Getting Old When Pain Becomes Your Best Friend by
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Alright, alright alright, let’s talk about pain. You know, that delightful little companion that shows up uninvited and overstays its welcome. Physical pain, emotional pain, the whole damn seldom tasty buffet of pain. We’ve all been there, folks. The good news? You’re not alone. The bad news? It’s gonna happen again. Now, the medical definition…
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Organ Recitals by
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My friends and I often engage in organ recitals — Not the musical type but rather what is hurting today and can it be fixed.
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What is there about big sisters? by
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Sometimes a guy just needs his big sister (although he doesn't always want her to know it!)
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A Unofficial Family Feud Memoir by
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Family Relationships   Ah, family. The people you share a significant portion of your DNA with, which for some translates to a deep and abiding love. For others, well, it’s like being stuck in a crowded elevator with a toddler who keeps smearing mashed banana on the emergency stop button. Me? My family? I fall…
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“War? What Is It Good For? Absolutely Nothing!” by
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  Hey there you fellow homo sapiens! Gather ’round, lemme tell ya a joke. It’s a real knee-slapper, been around for millennia. It goes a little somethin’ like this: a bunch of ya all get riled up, paint yer faces funny colors, grab some pointy sticks, and see who can spill the most blood and…
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A war’s victims and survivors are the result of humanity’s betrayal by
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World War II murders and casualties overshadowed my childhood.
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Salud y Paz by
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We asked what they needed most and they requested a transportation vehicle. Not an ambulance—that would be too much of a target.
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