A Disturbing New Trend in Publishing

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                On February 8, 2022, archaeologist Jennifer Raff published her book Origin through her publisher Twelve, an imprint of the Hachette Book Group. It is 369 pages long in hardcover and costs $39.89. The Kindle ebook costs $14.99. Since then, at least seven “summaries” of her book appeared on Amazon. They are: SUMMARY: … Read More

Enough is Enough!

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Usually, I avoid discussing political issues, but I must speak out about the stupidity of some of these anti-vaxxers. One said that the COVID vaccine was a “bio-weapon” and another called it a “crime against humanity.” What planet were these people born on? Would they return us to the days of polio paralysis and the scourge of smallpox, which killed … Read More

How I Got PMA

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Don Hammond and Frank Crosby taught me PMA. It’s sorta like a religion except there are no prayers, churches, ministers, or services. In fact, it’s all in your mind because those letters stand for Positive Mental Attitude. When I was teaching at Virginia Commonwealth University in the early 1970s, I had the summers off with nothing really to do and … Read More

Pizza Hut Joins the Fiery Foods Movement

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                Pizza Hut’s New “Spicy Lover’s Pizza” People are increasingly craving spicy food, Pizza Hut says. A third-party report from Technomic, a research firm that specializes in the food service industry, found that nearly 80% of fast food customers say they enjoy “moderately spicy foods,” and that spicy flavors attract younger and more … Read More