Tag Archives: Facebook

Will Amazon take over the world?

Today, I am a low tech redneck. I still write checks, lick a stamp and mail my bills. I ask the companies that I work with to give me a check rather direct deposit. I still have a landline phone … Continue reading

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Space in our hearts and hard drive

We have an old desktop computer at the house that is probably ten or fifteen years old. It never gets used anymore. I have a laptop and my wife uses an iPad so between these two gadgets and our iPhone’s … Continue reading

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Radio silence

I sent this text to my children Sunday; “Radio silence for the next few hours”. They knew we were headed to The Masters golf tournament which doesn’t allow you to carry a cell phone in. For the next eight hours my wife and … Continue reading

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Environment of hate: The racist next door

“It will be refreshing to have a classy, beautiful, dignified First Lady in the White House. I’m tired of seeing a Ape in heels.”– Clay County, West Virginia Development director Pamela Ramsey Taylor’s Facebook post following Trump’s election as a … Continue reading

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If it’s on Facebook it must be true

I have mentioned several times before that I am not on The Facebook. At times I feel like one of just three people who aren’t. I remember when The Facebook was a “thing” for just kids. Today my kids, as young adults, … Continue reading

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Facebook friends: Reconnecting with total strangers

This is a text conversation I had with my father the other day; Dad–“Your friend Bob Jacobs has cancer it doesn’t sound good” Me–“Sorry to hear that what kind” Dad–“I don’t know” Me–“Okay how did you find out” Dad–“Someone posted … Continue reading

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Dinner-the main meal of the day

When we still had children at home we had dinner. Now understand my definition of dinner, food is prepared or purchased, a table is set, you sit at the table, you eat and you have conversation. When the kids were … Continue reading

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