Category Archives: culture

Summer Reading

Ah, it seems that summer is really here, and with it comes the urge to relax on a hammock, or at the beach or simply in the back yard while reading a good book.  I went to an all girl Catholic … Continue reading

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Looking For Someone To Blame

There seems to be a lot of resentment for Baby Boomers who refuse to retire and open up the job market for the unemployed and under-employed.  Despite the fact that boomers can’t afford to retire and are still trying to … Continue reading

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Millennials vs Boomers

There has been a lot of talk about millennials, you know, those people born between 1980 and 2000.  They outnumber us baby boomers by several million and are now the largest generation in the US.  There has been a lot … Continue reading

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Sexting, Selfies or a Royal Hello

Ah, it’s the dog days of summer.  That’s especially true in this part of the country where the kids start back to school in the middle of August.  Everything is moving kind of slow, even the national news.  It seems … Continue reading

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What Does This Say About Baby Boomers

The Washington Post had a rather disturbing article yesterday with the headline “Boomers killing themselves at an alarming rate”.  Okay, as a baby boomer I have to say that they caught my attention. According to the article it has always been … Continue reading

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Utter Devastation Utter Heartbreak

Our thoughts and prayers go out to the people of Oklahoma as they try to cope with the aftermath of a devastating tornado. Ours hearts break just a little bit every time one of these tragedies occur. Benjamin Krain/Getty Images … Continue reading

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The Children Get It Right

Once again we have seen tragedy unfold in our country.   We in Colorado know that helpless broken-hearted feeling.  We will never understand the senseless violence that human beings are willing to inflict on other human beings. Scores of people … Continue reading

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