• It had been billed as a free tour of a Belize Mayan ruin, Altun Ha, but quickly disintegrated into a pitch for a "time share of historical signicance," although¬† camping or overnight stays were not permitted . . .

Time Share

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  • Irwin (not pictured) had been applying for a job at the park since high school--he told them he would even work part time--but never seemed to get hired, even though others did. For some reason, he was pretty sure they were stonewalling him . . .


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  • As Bubba Jim drove into his driveway and saw the pond, he wished that the talk radio shows could be even half as quiet while still getting their message accross.

Talk Radio/Peace & Quiet

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  • As Beto O'Rourke finished his last day of skateboard fundraising for his presidential bid, he tweeted that he was leaving the crowded field and felt that his campaign was like the Tejas sunset that day, "goin' down . . ."

Goin’ Down

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  • Little Gustav, trying to understand the widely diverging claims of both sides of the political spectrum, asked his father how both sides could claim to be rock solid for the people, and yet be so different He was even more puzzled when his father took him to Glacier Park and said, "Now that is rock solid . . ."

Rock Solid

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  • While thinking her husband's description of their newly-acquired log cabin as needing "A little paint, a few nails" was quite optimistic, Chloe was really concerned about the bathing facilities come the Montana winter . . .¬†¬†

A Little Paint, A Few Nails

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