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What About This…? 11.24.2016

By Wayne William Cipriano Well, if you plan to take anyone’s advice to place a political bet you want to avoid mine!  I was so sure that Clinton would win big, really big, and that Trump would not merely be ...

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What About This…? 11.17.2016

By Wayne William Cipriano What do you think about early voting?  What is “early voting” anyway? In Missouri we do not have early voting. If we cannot get to the polls on Election Day, and we can come up with ...

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What About This…? 11.10.2016

By Wayne William Cipriano As I was looking over the Douglas County Herald to see if the Mayor and the city council had followed my suggestions for renaming some of the city’s streets, I saw a piece soliciting bids for ...

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What About This…? 11.3.2016

By Wayne William Cipriano Pretty much everyone dislikes change.  Even when those changes don’t directly affect me, they may sprout other changes that will, and I might not, probably won’t like whatever will be forthcoming. My Dad frequently intoned one ...

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What About This…? 10.27.2016

By Wayne William Cipriano I attended the October 20, 2016, school board meeting and delivered these remarks to the board: Good evening, and thank you for the opportunity to address you. It has been a month since our school board ...

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What About This…? 10.20.2016

By Wayne William Cipriano Everyone has their favorite season and plenty of reasons why that season is the best. And, as long as that season is Autumn, they are completely correct. Here it is again.  A composite gift of the ...

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What About This…? 10.13.2016

By Wayne William Cipriano There was a time, not too long ago, when athletes worked for a living, trained in their spare time, paid their own expenses, and competed against other similarly supported amateurs for the honor of representing their ...

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What About This…? 10.6.2016

By Wayne William Cipriano In a society such as ours that we humorously refer to as techno-logically advanced there are three types of people:  1) the abundantly confident Technocrats (Crats); the morbidly terrified Technophobes (Phobes); and the suitable cautious but ...

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What About This…? 9.29.2016

By Wayne William Cipriano Recently I was price shopping on the telephone. I am not going to be specific about what I was pricing because I do not want to offend anyone who charged too much and I don’t want ...

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What About This…? 9.22.2016

By Wayne William Cipriano The neat freaks out there will disagree but I would say the hallmark of an excellent periodical is pages so cut up they look shredded, with large holes, long strips of missing print, circles around articles, ...

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