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CalicoJack

It's been five long years of blogging the Trump years. We've laughed, we've cried, we've pulled some of our remaining hair out, but we've made it. It is almost done and our democracy, nation, and souls are still largely intact. Unfortunately, we're not through.There is much more to come as we stitch ourselves back together like some kind of common Frankenstein monster as we recover from the PTSD that Trump gave us and the needless deaths and suffering from #COVID19. We also have to keep #BidenHarris honest & progressive, oppose Republican obstructionism anti-democratic tendencies, and whatever other black swans await us. All of which will be addressed using good old-fashioned snarcky, sarcasticky, profaney fun and psychological insights.

How deep are Ye Olde Blogge's roots in Appalachia?

Whaz Up!?! Appalachian Roots, Edition (Monday 25 October 2021)


Reading time: 5 minutes
All the happenings from the week at Ye Olde Blogge! We’ve got Appalachian roots exploration, #COVID19 Cambodian news, what we’ve been reading, and friends of Ye Olde Blogge.

How does the Republican authoritarian power grab relate to the collapse of rural healthcare?

Covid vaccine mistrust is fueling a spike in rural deaths. Here’s what’s fueling the mistrust. — NBC News


Reading time: 4 minutes
We keep wringing our hands and clutching our pearls about so many of our social problems seeming not to know what to do about them. If you trace the causes of vaccine refusal, you eventually get to the root of so many of our problems, Republican refusal to govern at the federal, state, or local level and active sabotage of social services.

What happened on Ye Olde Blogge during the great Cambodian beach getaway?

Whaz Up!?! Monday 11 October 2021


Reading time: 4 minutes
Ya can’t hold a good blog down even when you’re lounging on the great sunny white beaches of Cambodia! It was an exciting week on Ye Olde Blogge with mentions on Mike’s Blog Round Up and posts future and past and random visiting surges from random countries.

What are the lessons we can learn about our current pandemic and stolen election hysterias from the Witch Hysterias of Medieval Europe?

The Medieval Witch Hysteria Teaches About Today’s Pandemic and Stolen Election Hysterias


Reading time: 6 minutes
We’re seeing MAGA Nation acting crazier and crazier with them taking ivermectin, avoiding the ICU’s, and nebulizing hydrogen peroxide to treat #COVID19 and even though the AZ fraudit found the election to be legitimate, they still believe it had fraud and the election was stolen. What’s the end game here? What do other hysterias have to teach us about how this one will end?

Did Ye Olde Blogge Talk Like a Pirate?

Whaz Up!?! 20 Monday 2021


Reading time: 3 minutes
It was an eventful week full of thrills, chills, and surprises. You won’t want a miss a moment. It’ll make you laugh, it’ll make you cry, it’ll make you wonder why, babe. Most of all it’ll make you want to talk like a pirate! Argh!

The New Black Bart Poetry Society

"for those who think poetry is still a crime"

Perception

A journey into the labyrinth of my sceptical mind.

Snippets of a Traveling Mind

Finding New Energy To Experience Life More Fully

priyaranjan Blogs

Believing is Achieving

IntrovertAwakenings

My journey on the Path less traveled. Introverted survivor of childhood abuse using writing to “Bring on the thriving!” A little lopsided sometimes, stubborn, but smart enough to know it’s time to truly heal! 🙏🏻❤️

bleuwater

thoughts about parenting and life from below the surface

Cancer Bus

Living with metastatic breast cancer one word at a time.

whatmamathinks

As I see it.

Red's Wrap

Happiness. It's relative.