Category Archives: news

The Sheltie Response

Grace lounged on the couch, watching TV with Hemingway, her sheltie. He was pulling at her socks and whimpering. “Not now. I’m watching the news,” said Grace. She tucked her feet under her bum. Hemingway dropped his head and whined. … Continue reading

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Secrets To 60 Years Of Wedded Bliss

  “And finally tonight we go to Nick Carbuncle, who’s attending a very special event. Nick?” said Pete Peterson, anchor of the Action Three Newscast.   “Thanks, Pete. I’m here with Phil and Brenda Alvarado. Today they’re celebrating their sixtieth … Continue reading

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The News Generation

The stress in the board room was palpable. Nervous partners and investors were gathered to discuss the greatest threat to the newspaper industry since satellite radio. “Ladies and gentlemen,” said Andrei Prokofiev, editor-in-chief of the Picayune Observer. The group hushed … Continue reading

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Newsprint professionals?

It’s difficult to make a case for ink and paper newspapers when the newspaper prints an edition and misspells the city it represents. That was the case with my local paper yesterday. What makes it more remarkable is the fact … Continue reading

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On weirdness and pomegranates

Is it my imagination or is world wide weirdness on the rise? I was bumping around the internet when I discovered this headline on a news website: “Unconscious Man Found Lying Dead on the Floor”. I had to wonder how … Continue reading

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