Category Archives: humor

What? Cancelling Dr. Seuss?

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila   I just read that the works of “Dr. Seuss” (Theodore Geisel, 1904-1991) are among the latest cultural specimens to come under the woke-roscope (to offer a Seussian kind of word) in the cancel culture lab. Geisel … Continue reading

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How Long Division Helped Relieve “COVID-19 Fatigue” and Clear Some Gloom

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila and Greg Beveridge UPDATE 2/26/21 Where the essay has an embedded “three dots to the left” (if your view does) of the text underneath “The Long Division” section, click on the dots for the full text which … Continue reading

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ATTENTION: Be the First on Your Block to Get the Magic 666 Band-Aid Tattoo!!

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila In the dystopian haze of a future near us… Moms and dads! Boys and girls (etc.)! From The Ministry of Health, Global Tracker Division, down at the NWO, comes the brand new, self-administered, Magic 666 Band-Aid Tattoo … Continue reading

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A Stack of Seven Fun and Heart-Warming Stories from Christmases Past

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila To lighten your spirits this holiday season, here is my gift to you: a “stack” of posts from Christmases past drawn from family stories.  Enjoy!      

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NEW SERIES: Immunity 2.0–ABOVE ALL, GUARD YOUR SENSE OF HUMOR

Keep your distance. pic.twitter.com/Mhgc1jeSPF — Praying Medic (@prayingmedic) September 4, 2020  

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How to Boost Your Immunities, 2020 Edition, Part 7–Humor, the Best Medicine (Wiz-CON-sin* Style)

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila Part 1–On Hearing Part 2–On Discerning Part 3–Perspectives from the Trenches  Part 4–Forewarned is Forearmed Part 5–DIY Retreat Part 6–Spiriual Immunity Part 8–Strategies Part 9–A Blessed Mindset *Wiz-CON-sin: The correct pronunciation of Wisconsin (WI), a state in … Continue reading

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From Boomerland: Finding Love After “A Certain Age”…

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila WARNING: Gen-X-ers and below, you may wish to avert your imagination before proceeding because…parents and grandparents just…never…I mean, eeewww… My dear, long-term friend “Jan,” who has been widowed for several years, now, wants to get back in … Continue reading

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On AI, HI, and GI (Not That GI*)

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila AI In my ongoing fascination and fun around the concept of Artificial Intelligence (AI), but NOT because I am any kind of math-tech person (math is known as “The M Word” in my wheelhouse), I found this … Continue reading

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OK, boomer; OK, over-thirty; OK, neanderthal…

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila There’s a new saying in town: “ok, boomer“. If you haven’t heard or read it yet, you will. But, you know, speaking as a boomer… If you are a member of the over-thirty un-cool crowd (in which … Continue reading

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Oh, Those Ascetics! Bonus: Last Minute-Father’s Day Gift Ideas! by The Ex RC

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila The conversation turned to Roman Catholic asceticism.

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