Author Archives: charlid6179

About charlid6179

Working woman, lifelong Michigander, Loves Cats, Laughter, Airplanes, Technology, Movies and Music.

9/11: What We Learned

Sometimes the greatest lessons we learn come at a great cost.  We learned those lessons on a beautiful, perfect morning 15 Septembers ago. The attacks on the World Trade Center opened our eyes to many lapses in the society in … Continue reading

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The End Of the Innocence

2016 has started with great losses to the music industry, most notably David Bowie, Glenn Frey and Maurice White.  Three artists who were a major part in the songbook of the lives of kids in my generation, the 70’s. While we have … Continue reading

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The Matter Of Lives

2015 has quickly become the year of the police shooting.  Month after month, we have heard of police shootings of young black men at the hands of police officers (I am sure there have been shootings of young black women … Continue reading

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My Poor little Blog

Here my poor little blog sits, unused and unloved (not true.  I love my Corner of the Soap Box).  My little blog is neglected.  I have a lot to say but I have failed to jump on my corner and shout … Continue reading

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Out Of Bounds

Out Of Bounds.

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Out Of Bounds

Let me start with a disclaimer.  This post is NOT a justification or defense of Donald Sterling.   I think Donald Sterling is a cheating, bigoted idiot. That being said there are a couple of things that bother me about what … Continue reading

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Where is MH370?

Where is MH370?.

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