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My strategy for avoiding overeating this year. I will ignore the email that says someone left donuts or cupcakes in the kitchen. I will avoid the kitchen for … Read more Escalating Stratagems for Avoiding Overeating This Holiday Season
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Most never suspected Walt Whitman would even consider the post of White House Press Secretary. Are you, Walt Whitman, prepared to affirm the truth of all I tweet … Read more Walt Whitman’s Application for White House Press Secretary
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Although I cannot recall where I may have met and exchanged business or V cards with you (or someone from your organization), I am extremely grateful for your … Read more Dear Anonymous Sender: Thank You for Your Holiday E-Card