Author Archives: Karen A. Scofield

About Karen A. Scofield

Eclectic. Artist. Engage me in conversation on message boards, in comment threads or in person prior to sending any online chat/friend invites. Thank you.

Hubby Hubby

In keeping with the food theme… Ben and Jerry’s has teamed up with Freedom to Marry and has renamed their Chubby Hubby flavor as Hubby Hubby to “celebrate Vermont and all the other great states where loving couples of all … Continue reading

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Mob Rule in California on “The Root”: About Proposition 8

My response. For safekeeping, I stored my response, complete with added hyperlinks, on my blog today. Well I feel better now! (Kudos to the original author of the “The Forces of Good™ vs. The Forces of Evil™,” by the way. … Continue reading

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Obama: Swifter Action Oriented Focus on Immediate Issues & Needs

As I saw it early this morning (news pages have already been changing, but my earlier meanderings did give me a snapshot view)… As far as online news sites like Yahoo’s or CNN are concerned, Obama is presently relegated to…where … Continue reading

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Virtues: 2 Filters, 3 Pillars, & Many Authors

I’d like to imagine (instead of apathy repetitively answered with proprietary clarity) recognizing virtues as common ground even though people across the globe teach, define, stress, and associate them a bit differently.
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We’re So Convenienced, It’s an
Inconvenience

I used to live a cheaper and better life in many respects.

Our fridge broke down, on a Friday of course. Totally. About four years old. Just past the warrantee. No warning signs. Temp seemed fine all along until sometime during Thursday night. We had gotten an expensive model that had an ice and water dispenser, complete with lock function. ‘Cause we deserved it. Well, I’m to the snappish point and my ‘tude is now that I’m not going to ride the dang things to Mars and back so give me simple, cheap, and durable.

In the last 12 years, I’ve had 2 larger chest freezers, two fridges, and one standing freezer die on me, all relatively young units, only the last one a more expensive model. Only one died when it wasn’t the weekend or a major feast holiday. No joke. Neither is that kind of waste. Continue reading

Posted in Environment, Money, Political/Cultural, Tech/Geek | 8 Comments

Henry Boenning’s Cat

Behavioral Profiling vs. Associating Symbols/Religions with Crimes

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On Escalation in Iraq…

From We the People… Continue reading

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Clinton Challenges Rampant Use of False Dilemma

Here. Yes!

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