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The Circle of Parental Privilege

It was the annual family summer road trip. This year, the Copper family packed the car and headed to Yellowstone National Park. One the morning of day three, they stopped at a roadside greasy spoon rest stop for breakfast. Their … Continue reading

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Slow Media

When Clint met Bruce for coffee, the first thing Bruce did was tweet about it. “You mind if I take a selfie with you for my Twitter feed?” asked Bruce. “No problem,” replied Clint. “He said, ‘yes’,” said Bruce as … Continue reading

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Evolved To A Better Smelling Species

I overheard a conversation in the coffee aisle of the grocery store: “I missed you earlier. Are you feeling okay?” “Like a million dollars-“ “Awesome.” “-in debt.” “Ouch. What’s wrong?” “I got reprimanded at work.” “Why?” “It’s supposed to be … Continue reading

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Human Nature

Miles was caught in the morning rush hour, driving to a meeting he didn’t want to attend. The pleasant voices on the radio, normally a welcome distraction, only heightened his anxiety. Reaching for his coffee, Miles looked down for only … Continue reading

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Every Single Night

In the darkness of the night, deep the subconscious of Duane’s sleep, he was poured down the bathtub as drain cleaner. Armed with only a spray bottle, he landed on the slimy buildup of a massive hairball. Using the bottle … Continue reading

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The Coffee Motivation

Matthew burst in the room carrying a cup of coffee. Edgar was taking his time coming down the hall. “I am displaying a level of bravery scarcely known to humanity,” announced Matthew. The look on Reece’s face was one of … Continue reading

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The Best Things in the World

Beverly took a long sip from her cup and smiled. “This is the best tasting coffee in the world.” With a subtle eyeball, Jane asked, “What kind is it?” “The best kind,” beamed Beverly. “Free.” “That’s not necessarily true. What … Continue reading

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