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WRIGHT WAY: About the Occupy movement
Over the past several months I have been seeing shocking images on television of violence in the streets, across the country, resembling small revolutions in America. I thought it would soon end. I...
Dec 21, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 93 93 recommendations | email to a friend
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WRIGHT WAY: A star from the East
The star of Bethlehem has been called everything from one of the most powerful symbols of Christianity to a legend manufactured by the early church. Nothing like it has ever been recorded in the an...
Dec 17, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 95 95 recommendations | email to a friend
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WRIGHT WAY: Another Earth in outer space?
Astronomers have confirmed the existence of an Earth-like planet around a star similar to our own. The New York Daily News reported that this newly discovered planet, located 600 light-years away, ...
Dec 14, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 93 93 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lemon Potato Wedges
While preparing a meal for friends coming over for family-style eating, I found myself singing a chorus from a Harry Belafonte song that I loved as a child growing up in Florida … “Lemon Tree.” The...
Dec 14, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Speaking on TV and students
More than half of the students in the United States watch more than three hours of television every school day. Most parents do little or nothing to limit their child’s viewing time. When asked, th...
Dec 11, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wright Way: Santa and the anagram?
In conversations with a certain department store Santa Claus, I was impressed with his awareness about the origin of Christmas, Saint Nicholas and the reaction of some Christians to a holiday that ...
Dec 07, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
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Nostalgic Gourmet: Cabinet list of tasteful love
Taped to the inside doors of my kitchen cabinets are my herb and spice reminder lists They’ve been added to many times and desperately need to be made more legible for questioning eyes. Eons ago, m...
Nov 30, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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WRIGHT WAY: A time to laugh
Life can get pretty serious at times but having a good sense of humor and knowing when to laugh can turn any frown upside down at the right time. As Henry Ward Beecher said, “Good humor makes all t...
Nov 23, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
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WRIGHT WAY: Are we robbing ourselves?
Bank robberies are increasing across the country and fingers are all pointing to the same suspect — the economy. Well, the economy may be driving the increase in thefts, including bank robberies, b...
Nov 09, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 63 63 recommendations | email to a friend
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WRIGHT WAY: Animals right to life and love
The shocking incident in which scores of exotic wild animals were set free from a farm in Zanesville, Ohio, causing Sheriff’s deputies to shoot 49 animals, including 18 rare Bengal tigers, 17 lions...
Nov 02, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 69 69 recommendations | email to a friend
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