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Death is the Key Which Unlocks the Door to Our True Happiness, by Beverly Hicks Burch

“I thank my God for graciously granting me the opportunity of learning that death is the key which unlocks the door to our true happiness.” ~ Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ~ When we look out our back door we hope to find tranquility, beauty, peace, refuge and a place of escape. Today’s picture is one my… Continue reading Death is the Key Which Unlocks the Door to Our True Happiness, by Beverly Hicks Burch

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And, What Would Justice Be? by Beverly Hicks Burch

“For Children are innocent and love justice, while most of us are wicked and naturally prefer mercy.” ~ G. K. Chesterton: ‘The Coloured Lands’ ~ Eleven days before Christmas 27 bodies lay dead after a gruesome shooting at an elementary school in Newton, CT. Twenty of the little bodies were innocent children ranging in ages… Continue reading And, What Would Justice Be? by Beverly Hicks Burch

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Never Worked a Day in Her Life?! by Beverly Hicks Burch

Never Worked a Day in Her Life?! Seriously?! This week Hilary Rosen started a firestorm when she accused Ann Romney of “never working a day in her life”. My first thought was, “Seriously?! Are you really dragging out that old insult? You must feel really threatened!” In life I’ve found the go to tactic is… Continue reading Never Worked a Day in Her Life?! by Beverly Hicks Burch

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Pocket Change and Taxes, by Beverly Hick Burch

I know I have a lot less pocket change these days. One big reason is the cost of gasoline. Here’s a staggering statistic for you…gasoline was $1.83 on Jan. 20, 2009. That’s an 87% increase in a little over two years. Now, gas is quickly approaching $4 a gallon. And, why on earth in Jan.… Continue reading Pocket Change and Taxes, by Beverly Hick Burch

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Facebook Faux Pas, by Beverly Hicks Burch

Facebook Faux Pas By Beverly Hicks Burch If you even vaguely keep up with current events and the news, you will on occasion hear of abuses on social networking websites like MySpace and Facebook. Just last week it was discovered that eco terrorist James Jay Lee had a MySpace page from which he could rant… Continue reading Facebook Faux Pas, by Beverly Hicks Burch

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Lions and Tigers and Parasitic Human Babies…Oh, My!, By Beverly Hicks Burch

Lions and Tigers and Parasitic Human Babies…Oh, My! By Beverly Hicks Burch Yesterday, I had a lot on my plate I had to take care of before I could turn my attention to the TV and news. But, when I did the radar for the “newshound” in me went off immediately. Guess the dead giveaway… Continue reading Lions and Tigers and Parasitic Human Babies…Oh, My!, By Beverly Hicks Burch

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Woman Dies After Docs Miss Toilet Brush Embedded in Buttocks – Incredible Health – FOXNews.com

Woman Dies After Docs Miss Toilet Brush Embedded in Buttocks - Incredible Health Read this seemingly unbelievable but true story about socialized  medicine at it's "best"...from one of the countries our own government is looking to as the model when "reforming" our healthcare. I'm afraid this is what we have to look forward to...the shaft...

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Shake, Rattle and Roll, by Beverly Hicks Burch

Shake, Rattle and Roll By Beverly Hicks Burch Yes, Virginia it can happen here too…East of the Rockies and the Continental Divide. No, I’m not talking about snow or smog or urban crawl or Tex-Mex food or even finding a good can of green chilies to add to you favorite dish. I’m talking about earthquakes.… Continue reading Shake, Rattle and Roll, by Beverly Hicks Burch

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Father Forgive Them, by Beverly Hicks Burch

Father Forgive Them By Beverly Hicks Burch I’m at a loss for words. If you know me, you know that’s a feat rarely accomplished. Maybe it would be more accurate to say I’m stunned, grieved, concerned and yes, angered to a degree. Here’s why…I must warn you, if you are faint of heart or under… Continue reading Father Forgive Them, by Beverly Hicks Burch

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Redacted, by Beverly Hicks Burch

Redacted By Beverly Hicks Burch There’s a buzz going on in Hollywood or as some of us in the “Normal States” lovingly call it…La-la-land…about legendary director Brian de Palma’s movie Redacted. Mr. de Palma’s latest is an anti-war movie supposedly based on a true life incident in Iraq. Redacted means “cut out” or “edited” and… Continue reading Redacted, by Beverly Hicks Burch