Archive for Roxanne Tellier

Roxanne Tellier – It’s Good News Week!

Posted in life, Opinion, politics, Review with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on September 15, 2019 by segarini

Hey there! are you tired of constantly opening your browser or newspaper and finding an unending stream of reports of mayhem and horrible tragedies? Are you tired of reading about how cruel and nasty humans can be to one another? Have you asked yourself lately, ‘why does the media never have anything nice to say about anyone?’

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Roxanne Tellier – And we’re BACK!

Posted in Opinion, politics, Review with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on September 8, 2019 by segarini

… with your Sunday political sermon. Time to catch up on what you may have missed over the last couple of weeks, and to get a sense of the direction we seem to be heading towards as Canadian election fever sets in.

In other words… where are we going and why am I in this hand basket?

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Roxanne Tellier – Rounding It Up, Heading It Out

Posted in Opinion, politics, Review with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on August 11, 2019 by segarini

Since we DBAWIS scribes are about to go on hiatus until September 7th, today’s column is a round up of ideas and issues that have zipped past us in the last few days.

Have you noticed that, the speeding up of events? In the last few years we have become accustomed to barely accommodating the horrors of a day before awakening to the new atrocities of the next. It’s exhausting, and it’s been taking a huge toll on the psyches of not only Americans, but of citizens in countries all around the world.

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Roxanne Tellier – Are You Not Entertained?

Posted in Opinion, politics, Review with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , on August 4, 2019 by segarini

It was the worst terrorist attack against Hispanics in US history and the eighth-deadliest in modern US history.

Picture in your mind’s eye, a little  2-year-old, recovering from broken bones, who survived the mass shooting at an El Paso Wal-Mart after his 25-year-old mother used her body to shield him and save his life. His mother was fatally shot.

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Roxanne Tellier – Protesting in the Era of Trump

Posted in Opinion, politics, Review with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on July 28, 2019 by segarini

A reaction to America’s president telling four Congresswoman of colour to “go back to where they came from?”

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Roxanne Tellier – Whatever Happened to the Artsy Fartsy BBS?

Posted in Opinion, Review with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on July 14, 2019 by segarini

In the nineties, I ran the Artsy Fartsy Bulletin Board System out of my home for several years. Those were the days of 2400 baud modems and the scree scraw weeeeeeeeeekkkk!!!  sound of the connection soon became a part of my every waking and sleeping moment.

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Roxanne Tellier – On Pavlovitz, Positivity, Privilege – and the Bossa Nova

Posted in music, Opinion, politics, Review with tags , , , , , , , , , , on July 7, 2019 by segarini

John Pavlovitz is a writer, pastor, and activist from Wake Forest, North Carolina, who has a wonderful site called, ‘Stuff That Needs To Be Said.’

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