Category: Laughs

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Opinion: Book for seniors or dummies?

I didn’t see the point of owning another electronic gadget, especially since I am still unskilled in the smart phone and computer I already have. Then I saw iPad For Seniors, For Dummies. I...

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Opinion: Caffeine catastrophe

I’m sitting in Starbucks, trying to finish my column on my latest dental disaster, but I am so distracted by the conversations next to me that I’ve decided to hold the torture experience until...

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Opinion: How I learned to book

Mary Ellen and I are attending an alumni dinner at George Washington University in DC. My wife booked the airfare but asked me to make the hotel reservations. I find discount websites like Expedia, Priceline, and Travelocity very confusing, but I...

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Opinion: Feuding family

I really hate texting.  Besides blowing up your data, communicating via text is the most likely way to end up in a snit with someone. There’s no time or space for long-winded explanations, and...

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Opinion: Pants on fire

When I show up to see my CPA at tax time, Clare clears her desk so I can spread out all my shoeboxes filled with receipts. First, she asks how much income I had...

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Opinion: Mission accomplished

A while back I was on my way home from dropping a kid at dance/tae kwon do/volleyball/soccer and heard a blip for a nonprofit that organizes letters and care packages for American forces abroad....

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Opinion: $31,000 wedding

It isn’t June but weddings are making a lot of news these days. First, the story in the Washington Post that said the average wedding cost nowadays is $31,213 not including the honeymoon. This...

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Opinion: Predictability on TV

I like TV shows about crime, but over the years I have found that there are number of recurrent themes in these law enforcement programs that drive me crazy. Here are a few examples:...