Author Archives: beebugmom

To Person or Not to Person

Last fall a friend posted a meme on social media about the peculiar hypocrisy of denying access to health care, particularly reproductive health care, while rabidly insisting on freedom to own deadly weapons. My friend said something like “you tell … Continue reading

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Be the Justice

I’m tired. So I donated to Beto O’Rourke. It was the best I could do today. O’Rourke is a Congressional Rep from El Paso Texas, running for the Senate seat presently occupied by a weeping chancre disguised as human named … Continue reading

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Fix the Damn Roads

 Petoskey Stone; Lake Superior at dusk; U of M Natural History Museum Yesterday was the last day to register to vote in Michigan for those wishing to vote in the August primaries. In August Michigan voters will decide the major … Continue reading

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Blue Grass, Blue Ridge, Blue Wave

I have had worse weeks. I’ve definitely had better. For various reasons. So today I donated to Amy McGrath, candidate for Congress in Kentucky’s 6th Congressional District. McGrath is retired Marine Lieutenant Colonel, Naval Academy graduate, and veteran combat pilot. … Continue reading

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Would You Like Some Weimar With Your Boxcar?

This week has been chaotic and too hot. I got stuck in traffic multiple times and left my purse at the office. And I revisited this rant of mine from 10 months and 3 days ago, when Texas, Florida, and … Continue reading

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Happy Birth Day – Gamble or Die

Today is the anniversary of the first time I gave birth. I left the house before my kids got up, then tried to call my tween to wish her a happy birthday. I got her voicemail (a first time for … Continue reading

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F/K you and the Enlightenment you rode in on

I didn’t go to any of the rallies yesterday because I was picking up my kids from camp. That being one of my many privileges: I can give my kids an enrichment experience away from home, and when my kids … Continue reading

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