Category Archives: Money

The Lost Dream

It was 8:30 at night. He was neither young nor old. He wasn’t slight or heavy. His hair was brown, curly and blunt.  A do-it-yourself haircut. He wore an old t-shirt and ragged pants. I looked at him as he … Continue reading

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The Crime of Being Rich

I am tired of bashing. I am tired of Republicans who lead with paranoia about any change to better our society and deem it a Socialist/Communist plot. I am tired of Democrats who are incapable of looking at Obama objectively and keep … Continue reading

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Magical thinking and slot machines

I cannot think of any other form of magical thinking better demonstrated than playing slot machines. I assume that most of us know that the casinos are there to make money for themselves, and are not concerned at the least … Continue reading

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