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A Heartbreaking Poem About Driving Drunk

Dear Mom, I went to a party, Mom. I remembered what you said. You told me not to drink, Mom. So I drank soda instead. I really felt proud inside, Mom. The way you said I would. I didn’t drink … Continue reading

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50 Things Money Can’t Buy

50 Things Money Can’t Buy 1. Respect 2. Well adjusted kids 3. Work life balance 4. Natural beauty 5. Manners  6. Common sense 7. A clear conscience 8. Purpose in life 9. Integrity 10. Good friends 11. A long life … Continue reading

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Time Waits For No One

TIME Imagine there is a bank account that credits your account each morning with $86,400. It carries over no balance from day to day. Every evening the bank deletes whatever part of the balance you failed to use during the … Continue reading

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Funding Cut for UBMS

Funding Cut for UBMS – Saving Our Children’s Education Upward Bound is a successful pre-college access program that was established in 1967 and is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education. The program recruits and provides educational, social and cultural … Continue reading

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Here’s To All Of Us Born Before 1979!

Here’s to all of us born before 1979! First, we survived being born to mothers who smoked and/or drank while they were pregnant. They took aspirin, ate blue cheese dressing, tuna from a can and didn’t get tested for diabetes.Then … Continue reading

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