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Ageist Media? Introducing Our Very Old Next President

The alignment of Donald Trump,73, alongside Biden and Sanders in the political arena has brought out all the ageist canards that lie just below the veneer of American politics.

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Marriage

Marriage: Do You Have The Same Fights Over And Over?

Like Sisyphus rolling that rock up the hill only to have it tumble back down, Randy and I have been having the same arguments for years.

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Kids worrying

My Kids Are Older, So I Can Stop Worrying, Right?

My son Patrick and his band mates toured the Midwest recently. I followed their progress on Facebook as they drove from Connecticut to Indiana, Michigan, Illinois, Iowa and Pennsylvania.

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Disability

White House Seeks To Disable Social Security Disability Programs

The Trump administration is proposing regulatory changes to Social Security that could cut off disability payments to hundreds of thousands of Americans, including children and the elderly.

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drug prices

House Passes Bill To Lower Drug Prices, Add Medicare Benefits

During the 2016 Presidential campaign, Donald Trump supported the idea of the federal government negotiating drug prices as a way to cut costs for consumers.

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Get

Seriously, What Do You Get the Man Who Has Everything?

Randy is a master gift giver. Matching his uncanny ability is like trying to out-cook Jacques Pepin.

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