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Love at First Bite I love honeymoons and have been on three. The first was at the Las Brisas in Acapulco, Mexico, where more than 200 bungalows are hidden on a hillside among 40 lush hibiscus garde...
Apr 06, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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WRIGHT WAY: Are UFOs real?
A triangular formation of red lights was hovering above Lafayette, Colo., on March 25, 2011. The Federal Aviation Administration said they didn’t pick up anything strange, but local residents caugh...
Mar 30, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 84 84 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rice pudding satisfaction
A retired professor approached me at work recently and said, “My cell phone got wet, so I put it in a big bag of rice to dry it out. The rice did the trick, but now I’ve got a ton of leftover rice....
Mar 27, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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WRIGHT WAY: Is it really ice cream?
Raised in the city, I never concerned myself with why most country folks call canning fruits and vegetables “canning” when there are no cans involved. I try to keep such thoughts to myself. Which b...
Mar 23, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 100 100 recommendations | email to a friend
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WRIGHT WAY: A concept on fire
Evangelical pastor Rob Bell is putting the concept of a burning hell on trial and creating a fiery debate in several faith-based communities by saying a loving God would never sentence sinners to e...
Mar 16, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 106 106 recommendations | email to a friend
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WRIGHT WAY: Creation refuses to cut class
A recent report from the John Templeton Foundation stated that the science of evolutionary biology has won every battle with creationism in the courtroom but in classrooms across America the theory...
Mar 09, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 117 117 recommendations | email to a friend
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Speaking on guarantees
Nothing lasts. We’ve learned that time and again. Every time we buy something guaranteed to last a lifetime, it breaks or wears out or self-destructs in a week or month or, if we’re lucky, a year. ...
Feb 27, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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WRIGHT WAY: The horror of horoscopes
Professor Parke Kunkle, an astronomer and board member of the Minnesota Planetarium Society, recently created a cosmic stir for believers in astrology by saying the signs of the Zodiac were long ou...
Feb 23, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 70 70 recommendations | email to a friend
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WRIGHT WAY: A heart-to-heart talk
Whoever stole my father’s car added six months to his life and this strange paradox led me to ponder his untimely death and why it happened. I share this particular heartache with you because Febru...
Feb 16, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
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Love is in the air
There seems to be an obscure mystery and fascination around the history of Valentine’s Day. We may never really know the exact history and the origin of the holiday but we do know it’s the day of l...
Feb 13, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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