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Aussie doggies; Kelpies and Cattle Dogs Aussie doggies; Kelpies and Cattle Dogs

I get to do a twofer; featuring the theme of the week and highlighting my angel doggie, Kia, who is most likely a blend of two fine Aussie herding dogs, the Kelpie and the Cattle Dog. As far as I can tell, the only Australian breeds are herding dogs. Both Kelpies and Cattle Dogs are medium sized dogs, coming to about…

A small ray of sunshine

Reverend William Barber, a wise and gentle man, a true Christian (and I say that as an agnotic; he walks the walk), has been awarded a MacArthur Award. From Wonkette;

Counterpoint to "Resting Bitch Face" Counterpoint to "Resting Bitch Face"

Inspired by purplewhatevers’ post the other day on facial expressions, I’d like to add a new term for those of us who present a particularly animated face to the world; Active Kirk Face, or AKF

Don't just "respond" to Trump's climate change denial; "treespond"

Here are a couple of inspirational articles from Treehugger, one of my favourite sites;

Toronto meetup with HoneyHeart

All new update; mrsfinch is available for dinner, as am I. I’m heading out for dinner, so will not be replying until later in the evening.

Canadian slang (OWYAC steps up to the plate) Canadian slang (OWYAC steps up to the plate)

mrsfinch and anybody else, feel free to add;

Mid-terms, Texans, mid-terms ... Mid-terms, Texans, mid-terms ...

(And I can’t believe I know this much about American politics)

It's biblical, Jeffy? Your fellow church members disagree

Members of Jeff Session own church are accusing him of child abuse regarding the interned children separated from their parents. This may result in his expulsion from the church.

Helping interned children

Wonkette has some suggestions, so I’m passing the word;

Political news from Mexico

Oppo commenter Aspiring Engineer would like to share some political news from Mexico; over to you, Aspiring Engineer!

The mask just slipped

Fox News just referred to Trump as a dictator.

Some eye surgery done! Some eye surgery done!

So, I started getting flashing lights in the side of one eye last Friday, and since it was still going on by Monday, when I had an unrelated doctor’s appointment, I mentioned it. My doc thought it might be a detached or torn retina and booked me with an ophthalmologist this morning. I’ve also been at risk for…

Doggo update Doggo update

Some of you may recall that my household went through a Great Extinction Event last spring; my Lab cross, Beau, died in March, followed by Milo (cat), three weeks later, followed by Gus (tamed feral cat) three weeks after that. Leaving only two cats, Biscuit and Monty.

VR 5; a pioneer tv series about virtual reality

Virtual reality; u r doing it wrong - you need dial-up!

Printmakers and printmaking Printmakers and printmaking

I’ve been meaning to do this one for a while; a nice break from the outside world. And I haven’t done any posts in quite a while. :)

Double mic drop

Not the Nine O’Clock News.

A lifeline for McCabe's pension?

And a middle finger to Trump?

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