Category Archives: Browns

The Rise of a New Savior

“By their fruits ye shall know them” — Matthew 7:16-20 *** White evangelicals were so key for Trump that, had no white evangelicals voted, Clinton would have won in a landslide, 59 percent to 35 percent. – The Washington Post … Continue reading

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Psychiatry R Us

I went to see my drug pusher today. She has a nice office, of course, in a nice building and she has a lot of pretty professional plaques on the wall and a special chair given to her by the … Continue reading

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Gratitude

Disclaimer: these feelings of gratitude could change at any time, especially tomorrow. I’ve been struggling to write lately. Tomorrow is the soon-to-be-famous Address to the Director and I was thinking about writing on that but since I’ve been informed that … Continue reading

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Epic Battles of Staying Awake to Watch Sports

In fact, it was this exact one! It started with a transistor radio and an earplug. Back in the day, we only had one plug to put in one ear. You decided which one.  You know, when it was funny … Continue reading

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Traitor!

I’ll admit it. I slept with a Cleveland Browns football.  It was one of those mechanically signed cheap footballs where the older it got, the more the pebble cover flaked off. Dad got it for me in 1969 so it … Continue reading

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