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January 2017

For Fur’s Sake…

I’ve had to share this information on a large number of Facebook posts this weekend so I’ll post it here too in the name of making sure the *CORRECT* information gets out and not the dumb@$$ alternate facts that the GOP and others are spreading. WE HAVE AN INSANELY STRICT VETTING PROCESS FOR REFUGEES. Source …
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The Simple Woman’s Daybook: January 29, 2017

For Today… Looking out my window… dark. It was cold, rainy, and windy with temps in the 40’s. Definitely a day to stay in! I am thinking… about the complete fustercluck created by the Trump administration with T-Rump’s executive order on Friday. Added on and potentially worse is the fact that Trump shook up the …
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7 Quick Takes: Rogue Twitter Accounts, Grumpy Kids, and Accounting Tests

— 1 — Twitter gone rogue. Since Trump’s gagging of government agencies and departments, rogue Twitter accounts have popped up. The list is here. — 2 — Nostalgia… *sighs* I remember when someone quoted the following on Rachel Maddow’s show in 2008: Twitter has also become a social activism tool for socialists, human rights groups, …
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How To Completely Torpedo Any Progress Made By the Pro-Life Cause

Sunday was the 44th anniversary of Roe v. Wade so a lot of people are choosing to talk about abortion and the pro-life/pro-choice debate this week. I’ve been pretty busy so I didn’t know if I would get to blog on it but going through my image downloads from the last week and seeing this …
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The Simple Woman’s Daybook: January 22, 2017

For Today… January 22, 2017 Looking out my window… dusk. The high was in the upper 40’s today according to Weather Underground. (I was in bed trying not to puke.) I am thinking… about how to structure my homework due dates this week. I have one assignment due tomorrow (technically two but the second one …
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7 Quick Takes: Subversive Crocheting, Betsy DeVos, and Puking Kids

— 1 — My only thought on the inauguration tomorrow. I promise. — 2 — Yeah… no. This is my thought on Betsy Devos’ qualifications: By the way, this and this are how you deal with bears in schools. Note that guns are not involved. — 3 — Fighting for education. DeVos is a threat …
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