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Posted: Mar 30, 2012 - 11:37am

 romeotuma wrote:

That is true...  but if you feel good physically, then it is all trivial...  that is important for you to understand...  you have no idea how lucky you are...  read the last stanza of the poem I posted...

 

 
Well, right now I don't feel that great physically, but I get the point.

Until you have lost almost everything —- your ability to support yourself, the respect of your children, most of your worldly goods —- it's impossible to understand. I am an empty shell.

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Posted: Mar 30, 2012 - 11:28am

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That means you had a new beginning, honey...


don't look back at the past with any regrets...  that's what Nietzsche says, because in eternal return, you will be doing it again, so think positive...  it's all perspective that you choose...



20 Ways to Get Good Karma

Instructions for Life by The Dalai Lama

2.When you lose, don’t lose the lesson.

 

 
It's difficult for anyone to understand the profound affect this has had on my life.
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Posted: Mar 30, 2012 - 11:15am

Three years ago today, my life as I knew it came to an abrupt end.
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Posted: Mar 28, 2012 - 6:41am

1809: In a rare occurance, a French army is victorious at the Battle of Medellin in Spain.
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Posted: Mar 17, 2012 - 7:46am

1959: Tenzin Gyato, the 14th Dalai Lama flees Tibet.
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Posted: Mar 15, 2012 - 1:44pm

 oldslabsides wrote:

thank you.

 
It's e before a except after c... or something like that.    ;<)
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Posted: Mar 15, 2012 - 1:43pm

 KurtfromLaQuinta wrote:

He. Ha.

 

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Posted: Mar 15, 2012 - 1:41pm

 jagdriver wrote:


 
thank you.
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Posted: Mar 15, 2012 - 1:40pm

 hobiejoe wrote:

Painful, yet practical and easy to clean.

 
He. Ha.
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Posted: Mar 15, 2012 - 1:38pm

 oldslabsides wrote:
44BC: Julius Ceaser Caesar is assassinated.

 


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Posted: Mar 15, 2012 - 1:37pm

 oldslabsides wrote:
44BC: Julius Ceaser is asslaminated.

 
Painful, yet practical and easy to clean.
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Posted: Mar 15, 2012 - 12:52pm

44BC: Julius Ceaser is assassinated.
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Posted: Mar 13, 2012 - 6:53am

624: Muhammad leads his army to victory over the indidels at the Battle of Badr.
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Posted: Nov 9, 2008 - 9:16am

 dionysius wrote: 
Well said!

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Posted: Nov 4, 2008 - 11:23am


A Comparison of the Two Party System in American Politics over a Four Year Span

The Polls on Election Day in 2004:


Kerry 252 - Bush 279

The Polls on Election Day in 2008:


Obama 353 - McCain 174 - Ties 11

http://www.electoral-vote.com/

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Posted: Oct 31, 2008 - 9:15am

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Two happy events on this day:

1967: 'American Hitler' shot dead

 
Wow. I had no idea such a schmuck ever existed. I liked this part though:

"After his funeral on 30 August 1967, the Pentagon refused to allow Rockwell's body to be buried in the national cemetery at Culpeper because his followers refused to take off their swastika armbands before entering."

Free Speech has its limits, thankfully. I cannot imagine swastika-clad mourners in a national cemetery. Might as well wear white robes and hoods. Disgusting.

c.

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Posted: Aug 25, 2008 - 1:08pm

Two happy events on this day:
1944: Paris is liberated as Germans surrender

1967: 'American Hitler' shot dead




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Posted: Aug 17, 2008 - 8:12am

 romeotuma wrote:

On Aug. 17, 1969, the Woodstock Music and Art Fair concluded near Bethel, N.Y...
 

It actually concluded with Jimi Hendrix, Mitch Mitchell, Billy Cox and a few other friends on Monday morning, August 18th, 1969
with this music:


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Posted: Aug 17, 2008 - 7:43am

 romeotuma wrote:

On Aug. 17, 1969, the Woodstock Music and Art Fair concluded near Bethel, N.Y...
 
I came upon a child of god
He was walking along the road
And I asked him, where are you going
And this he told me
Im going on down to yasgurs farm
Im going to join in a rock n roll band
Im going to camp out on the land
Im going to try an get my soul free
We are stardust
We are golden
And weve got to get ourselves
Back to the garden

Then can I walk beside you
I have come here to lose the smog
And I feel to be a cog in something turning
Well maybe it is just the time of year
Or maybe its the time of man
I dont know who l am
But you know life is for learning
We are stardust
We are golden
And weve got to get ourselves
Back to the garden

By the time we got to woodstock
We were half a million strong
And everywhere there was song and celebration
And I dreamed I saw the bombers
Riding shotgun in the sky
And they were turning into butterflies
Above our nation
We are stardust
Billion year old carbon
We are golden
Caught in the devils bargain
And weve got to get ourselves
Back to the garden

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Posted: Aug 17, 2008 - 7:20am

romeotuma wrote:

On Aug. 17, 1969, the Woodstock Music and Art Fair concluded near Bethel, N.Y...

We were in the town of Woodstock yesterday - there were all sorts of celebrations and music.  What fun.  Pictures to follow in the journal when I get them all uploaded!

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