What About This?

What About This? By Wayne William Cipriano

I am very concerned about some of the commentary I’ve heard since the Weinstein verdicts came down. Mostly, this concept or whatever you’d call it that it’s okay not to report this kind of behavior to the cops. Somehow it is okay to keep it to yourself. It’s even “understandable” or “very common” to continue…

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By Wayne William Cipriano Well, we finally brought the new washing machine up from the basement and put it into service. We bought it on October 25, 2018 (yep, 2018) when our old washer started to make some growling noises. But, Rosalie got used to the growling, maybe even  found it a bit reassuring –…

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By Wayne William Cipriano They say the first casualty of war is Truth. It seems to me we could extend that observation to include just about any human experience that varies from the routine – the greater the variance the greater casualty Truth sustains. From gossip about a neighbor’s philandering to the national or international…

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What About This?

by Wayne Cipriano We got some very bad health news concerning a fellow who has been very important to our farming business and a good friend besides. He’s done a lot for us and gone well beyond what we expected on many occasions. Sure, we paid him and everything, but these days when you get…

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What About This?

By Wayne William Cipriano There was a very important article on the front page of the HERALD last week (13 February, 2020) concerning scams. This article dealt with lottery scams that were recently reported in the county. There were some tips listed to avoid being taken in by such scams. One of those tips was…

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What About This?

By Wayne Cipriano You know, life is never like the movies, except when sometimes it is. Have you ever seen the movie CONTAGION? If you haven’t, or haven’t see it lately, don’t watch it until they get a handle on the coronavirus thing or whatever they are calling it now. Yes, now that California and…

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What About This? By Wayne William Cipriano

By Wayne William Cipriano If your political predispositions prevent you from agreeing with the following, I don’t much care. In the case of the Impeachment of the President of the United States, it is true that the House of Representatives went too fast, did not prepare their case “properly,’” and in our system of Federal…

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What About This?

By Wayne Cipriano There were a lot of chainsaws screaming around here, lots of people taking advantage of the one Fall day we got in amongst our very early Winter. I’d been waiting for just such a day to fire up the old Stihl and clean up some of our roadway that has become more…

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What About This?

By Wayne William Cipriano You may have noticed that Christmas is over. BUMMER! We try to prolong the season by using several techniques that work to one degree or another. We open presents over many days (weeks?) because, as we all know, Christmas is all about presents, and when the presents are gone, Christmas is,…

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What About This?

by Wayne William Cipriano As you probably know because it was reported in the Douglas County Herald, we will have a School Board Election in April. There will be three seats to fill and there are six people running for those seats. All three members are running for reelection and those other three people are…

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