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Mary Poppins

Nearly 50 Years Later, Mary Poppins Is Still One of the Best Movies Ever

My schedule was completely reshuffled this afternoon because my grandmother and four-year-old niece stopped by for a wonderful surprise visit.  During the conversation, it came up that Ellie had never seen Mary Poppins.  Completely unacceptable!  We cancelled everything else for the day, bought it on Apple TV, made English tea with sugar and milk (though,…

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The Socialists Have Taken France - French Riviera

The Socialists Have Taken France

I’ve been watching the French election.  Hollande won.  He has promised a 75% income tax on the rich and vows to, “re-negotiate a European treaty on trimming budgets to avoid more debt crises of the kind facing Greece.” Looks like we’re selling the French stocks in the retirement funds.  I’m not dealing with this s**t.  Forgive me the language.  Life is too precious, and too hard, to deal with thugs who don’t understand human nature and the velocity of money. A fundamental rule of humanity is that people go where they feel secure and appreciated.  I love the United States.  If the United States took $75 out of every $100 I earned, do you think I would stay here?  If I did, do you think I’d work anymore?

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