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Roxanne Tellier – The TrumpCamps

Posted in Opinion, politics, Review with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on June 23, 2019 by segarini

” If you knew of a child who was being forced by a parent or guardian to sleep on a cold concrete floor, in overcrowded surroundings, with screaming lights always on overhead that made it hard to sleep, had limited access to a bathroom, no way to brush their teeth, no soap and no towel — would you do something?

That’s the question NPR‘s Scott Simon asked in his latest column. For many Americans under Trump’s spell – the answer is ‘no.’

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Roxanne Tellier: Bits and Pieces

Posted in Opinion with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on June 14, 2015 by segarini

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I’m In lunch bag let-down mode. Had too much fun in May, what with all the activities and gigs, and June has so far been one of the worst clunkers of the year, weather wise. I even apparently missed the biggest (ooh!) sports news this week when LeBron James accidentally flashed 18.5 million viewers during the NBA Finals.

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Darrell Vickers: A Tux on Both Their Houses

Posted in Opinion with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on June 17, 2013 by segarini

darrell-vickersDanny Kaye once musically opined (in the movie White Christmas), “The theater.  The Theater.  What’s happened to the Theater?”  Now, he was expressing disappointment in his beloved Broadway’s movement towards artsy-fartsy choreography and away from “Chaps who did taps.”  But, if he were around today and got a glimpse of what the current Great White Way had to offer, he’d be on 24-hour-a-day suicide watch.

How I Know This:

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