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Modern Medieval Dentist

August 22, 2023

I could have gotten a swollen head if I took all the compliments from dentists over the years to be a real measure of self-worth. Via genetic roulette (and fluorinated

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“Another Myth of the Mayas”

June 20, 2019

By Professor Stephennie Mulder A very interesting, well-written, thoughtful, non-negative, optimistic piece on the recent sensational story of a 15-year-old Canadian

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Tortilla As Teaching Tool

February 4, 2022

On a day I would otherwise not remember, I found myself about an hour from home...

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The Joke’s on Me!

November 10, 2021

    During one of my earlier trips to a Chinese Hot Pot buffet, after...

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Not Really “Dead”

August 26, 2021

Several years ago, on one of my self-guided excursions through Mexico, I...

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It’s So Gay To Be Left-Handed

June 13, 2021

I feel I need to come clean about something. Some of my friends already know...

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Language Lesson: “Guarantee”

March 11, 2021

I have always marveled at how a conductor can halt a symphony rehearsal, point...

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Job Interview Stripper

December 13, 2020

When my time on staff at a major motion picture studio was coming to an end, my...

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My Gay Night Out

August 10, 2020

Although I rarely label myself by what I am not, I’m not gay. I do, however,...

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