Category Archives: humor

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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On Dining Alone with Friends

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila Dear Friend, Well, I went to lunch as I had told you I would, and nobody else showed up.   So I made the best of it and had a good time anyway–while at the same time working … Continue reading

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Humor Helps the Medicine Go Down: On My Recent Short Stay in the Hospital

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila What I observed during a recent short stay at a local hospital was that certain things are quite different from when I was there for a short stay twenty years ago. Enhanced technology has caused some of … Continue reading

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Okay, People, ENOUGH WITH THE HATEFUL POLITICS, Already. Time for a LAUGH Break…

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila ENOUGH, already, with the rage and hate and stuff. It’s not HEALTHY.

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On What He Said, “Guts,” and Sister John of the Dungeon Back in St. Joe’s Elementary…

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila This is one of those times I feel compelled to respond in a post to a comment written in response to a previous post. In my last entry, I referenced a certain childhood memory re: a “lay … Continue reading

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It’s Never Too Early To Enjoy Some Christmas Mirth: Every Hallmark Channel Christmas Movie Ever

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila and Andy Beveridge My brother Andy and I are, we confess, already watching Hallmark Christmas movies–even though the neighborhood kids are still coming down from their Halloween sugar highs and Thanksgiving turkeys are still in the freezer … Continue reading

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On the Mind of Christ in the Midst of Chaos, Oh My!

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila IN THE MIDST OF CHAOS… By all indicators, we’re getting close to something BIG. Planetarily speaking. It’s a heyday out there for conspiracy and reality theorists, geologists, cosmologists, eschatologists, and everybody who has read or watched, in … Continue reading

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