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    It grows in flowing water. The leaves of many...

    It grows in flowing water. The leaves of many watercress plants together form a tangled mat. I would favor a positive identification. Err on the side of caution.
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    Wild Edible Watercress

    Watercress (Nasturtium officinale) is ready to harvest in our neck of the woods, and we will be out today cutting some.


    We have a favorite trout stream we go back to each year. Water quality...
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    In my garden these flowers blossomed on the day...

    In my garden these flowers blossomed on the day of the Santa Fe High School shooting incident. They live in the cold highlands, in rocky soil.


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    I plan to go to some of the waterfalls in the...

    I plan to go to some of the waterfalls in the Upper Peninsula MI ... counties of Gogebic and Ontonagon. Hopefully I will be hiking in with my grand-daughter in July.
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    Last year The Guardian had a feature on...

    Last year The Guardian had a feature on micro-fibers of plastic in the world's drinking water. 83% of samples globally were contaminated. In the US 94% of the tap water samples were contaminated...
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    Compost.

    Compost.
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    Baldilocks, Gun violence indeed may be a...

    Baldilocks,

    Gun violence indeed may be a problem with a spiritual aspect. Often the shooter is a young male who has experienced shaming, without having developed a coping mechanism to compensate...
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    On February 21, one week after the 2/14/18...

    On February 21, one week after the 2/14/18 Parkland shootings, President Trump, along with VP Pence and Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, met in the White House with survivors of the Parkland shooting...
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    Later reports were that one suspect was arrested...

    Later reports were that one suspect was arrested and a second was in custody... the death toll was 10 (and could rise to 13) including students and staff of the Santa Fe High School. The shooter...
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    At Santa Fe High School, 36 miles southeast of...

    At Santa Fe High School, 36 miles southeast of Houston TX, another school shooting has occurred. The suspect, who is a student, is in custody. Early accounts on the live TV coverage said the...
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    I don't have ulcers. I give them. -- Harry...

    I don't have ulcers. I give them. -- Harry Cohn, entertainment mogul.
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    Great pic. Keep them coming. Are there 3...

    Great pic. Keep them coming.

    Are there 3 fishermen angling for panfish out there?
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    Earlier in this space I had quoted lyrics of a...

    Earlier in this space I had quoted lyrics of a song that was recorded in the early 70s. It spoke of violent fantasies involving a BAR in an urban setting. I decided to delete it because it...
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    I believe the genius and industry of John M....

    I believe the genius and industry of John M. Browning is to be admired. 128 firearms patents. The Browning Automatic Rifle (BAR) has been instrumental in winning wars in the capable hands of the US...
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    Oregon Initiative Petition #43 will be on the...

    Oregon Initiative Petition #43 will be on the statewide ballot in November. The initiative, if passed, would declare that The people of the State of Oregon find and declare that a reduction in the...
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    There will be ups and downs along the way. I see...

    There will be ups and downs along the way. I see that people are sending supportive thoughts and feelings your way, plus you have your innate resilience to work with.

    Consider the Badger. It...
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    Curiosity is insubordination in its purest form. ...

    Curiosity is insubordination in its purest form. -- Vladimir Nabokov
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    Oliver North, newly appointed president of the...

    Oliver North, newly appointed president of the National Rifle Association, was interviewed by "The Washington Times". As reported by MSN News 5/10/18, North takes umbrage in response to the activism...
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    In Deschutes County, Oregon, efforts are underway...

    In Deschutes County, Oregon, efforts are underway to put an initiative on the ballot for the November elections, the Second Amendment Preservation Ordinance. If passed, the initiative would empower...
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    In Illinois, local efforts are underway to blunt...

    In Illinois, local efforts are underway to blunt the effect of any new legislation which may pass regulating bump stocks, high capacity magazines, etc.

    In Illinois five county boards passed...
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    I would like to play a fox trot record for you,...

    I would like to play a fox trot record for you, in memory of a tight band, The Famous Players, and the organizer, Sam Lanin. They recorded about 91 years ago.

    In our neck of the woods the fire...
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    I am happy to see you back, freshstart.

    I am happy to see you back, freshstart.
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    On the Iron Range of northern Minnesota one used...

    On the Iron Range of northern Minnesota one used to occasionally hear The Internationale sung in Finnish. Here is Billy Bragg's English lyric...

    Stand up, all victims of oppression,
    For the...
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    Very likely at this time you are more vulnerable...

    Very likely at this time you are more vulnerable to a sense of being defeated, maybe undeserving of a chance for more fulfilling employment, maybe incapable, maybe just "a bad piece of work".

    It...
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    Solidarity Forever

    Solidarity Forever
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