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Defeat snatched from the jaws of victory

Well, in my house, if it seems like things are starting to turn a corner (financially, professionally, etc.) look again because inevitably you just got screwed. I had previously written a post about the opportunity my wife–after years of trying–had finally broken through and gotten a job in the St. Joseph, MO school district. Oh, … Continue reading

Good news, bad news

A giant sigh of relief as a long-awaited opportunity finally came through for my wonderfully talented wife. She has been teaching for several years now and has applied to the Saint Joseph School District many times. After so many tries, my wife was beginning to think she had become the definition of insanity: repeating the … Continue reading

Try, try…why do I bother?

Do you ever have one of those days where it seems you can do nothing right and whatever you say seems to be the wrong thing and people, at least to you, seem to overreact? I know I have, in fact, it seems for quite some time that I have simply been spinning my wheels. … Continue reading

Unemployment claims another victim, my friend George

For those of you that have read my previous posts, I have an update for you about my friend, George. Apparently, his last official day of employment with the company will be Monday, April 22. At the very least, this will offer some closure for him as he pursues legal action, and he can now … Continue reading

Upcoming post about Margaret Thatcher later

I’ll be posting something later today. Keep an eye out!

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