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Shibboleth

Welcome back to the scuttlebutt,  Pour a cuppa, and let’s talk.   So, Shibboleth… It’s an odd word, a very old word. The Christian and Hebrew bibles tell a story of the word, (actually the ancient Hebrew word Shibbolet, and that’s not quite right, because I don’t know how to get my computer to recreate…

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Merry Christmas

Welcome back to the Scuttlebutt.   Hey, pull up a chair, have some eggnog.  If you don’t like eggnog, the coffee pot’s over there, and the booze is by the microwave, have some.   You know, I hate to sound like a conspiracy theorist, but it seems like every damn year, someone creates an existential…

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WY NOT: Desperation

“Desperation/There’s danger in frustration.” These are lyrics to one of my favorite songs from my all-time favorite artist, Miranda Lambert. She released this album (Crazy Ex-Girlfriend) a decade ago and I remember these lyrics unexpectedly hitting me with their meaning years later.   I do it all the time, get a new CD, (yes, I…

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