Monthly Archives: February 2016

On the Pledge of Allegiance

One of the local school districts has decided to require that the Pledge of Allegiance be recited by all students, k-12, at least once a week. I recited the pledge often as a child–at school and at events for certain … Continue reading

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It is well into February and I am tired of the snow.  The weather forecast is for temperatures above freezing and sunny skies next week. I can hardly wait.

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San Diego Bugs

I recently spent a week in San Diego California for a course that was required as part of my work.  Since it was below freezing when I left, and snowed here in Iowa while I was gone,  I was sort … Continue reading

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