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Feb 11

The Destructiveness of Twice-yearly Time Change

In Brief — A look at how changing our clocks twice a year hurts not only human health but shows the flawed thinking of business interests and politicians. [Written in October/November 2017.] Changing Our Clocks Endangers Our Lives — Spring forward; Fall back. They sound like admonitions for healthy exercise and military retreat, but it’s …

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Jan 22

Memories of My Parents

In Brief—Bay remembers his parents and the influences they had on him from childhood and adulthood. —————————————————————————————————————————————— Does the Apple Fall Far from the Tree?— For good or for ill, our parents not only endow us with their genes but provide the environment that helps shape us. Nature and nurture in concert. One question we …

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Feb 28

Nudity, Raccoons and Moonlight

In Brief—In a break from politics, religion and other heavy subjects, the author relates the lighter side of his life in days past. ———————————————————————————————————————– This Ain’t No Joke— Once upon a time in the faraway land of Southern California where there are only two seasons, Summer and Almost Summer, there were actually lighter moments in …

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