It’s time to start getting creative to mark a very special day in the calendar! Fathers’ Day is just weeks away – Sunday 15th June. Card Making enthusiasts are already planning how to make their Father feel very special by the giving of a personalized Greeting Card – a card made from the heart using fabulous papers and embellishments.
Everyone’s heard about Vioxx and Celebrex and the risks those prescription drugs carry, including death. In recent months the popular diabetes drug, Avandia, has been shown to also put you at risk of heart failure. Kids diagnosed with ADD/ADHD who take drugs like Ritalin and Adderol are at risk for problems ranging from stunted growth and insomnia to suicide. Anti-depressants have been implicated in numerous mass murders, including Columbine and Vinyl Replacement Window Virginia Tech. Even common over-the-counter drugs for colds, arthritis, allergies and headache carry significant health risks.
Have we evolved (or devolved) as a species to the point where we can’t tolerate any discomfort, whatsoever? If so, how can we ever survive? I’ve never seen a dog or cat complain of a headache or depression. When they’ve eaten something bad, they don’t reach for the Pepto Bismol. They simply throw up and move on. But we humans, having dominion over all the Earth, can’t survive without taking a pill to manage a headache, a fever, diarrhea, constipation, blood pressure or whatever.
Shortly after that battle, McLean decided to move his family 120 miles farther south to escape the effects of the ongoing conflict. He selected a place called Appomattox Court House. As we all know from history, this is the place where Lee surrendered to Grant to end the war. What most of us probably didn’t know is that Wilmer McLean’s home was chosen as the place for Lee and Grant to meet and conduct the official ceremony.
Juanita: Paul, it appears that you like to set your novels in places you’ve lived or visited. Would you comment on your use of familiar settings and how important you feel it is to bring this element of reality into a novel?
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Britney Spears. The fact that she is one of the most talked about stories of 2007 says many things. First, it says that we like negative news. Second, it says that we value celebrities more than our what is going on in our own families. Perhaps if we tackled our own issues first, we wouldn’t have toy recalls from China and massacres on college campuses. Third, we learn that many celebrities have problems in our nation, and worldwide as well. Celebrities are just like everyone else.