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“Good night, Mrs. Callabash..Wherever You Are.”

  Remember “Goodnight, Mrs. Callabash…wherever you are,” Jimmy Durante’s sign-off on his famous television show? His was a reference to his first wife, a secret code between them, all explained if you click on this link.  Here’s my version of this… To … Continue reading

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Many of Us Face Mini Penn State Career Crises

  The year was 1992 and I had left my job and comfortable situation at my junior high as teacher of English. It was a tough move to make; I’d been teaching junior high for 23 years, and in a … Continue reading

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Viola Davis’s Class Act

  People around the country rooted for Viola Davis on Oscar’s Night, recognizing her as “The Help’s” gutsy black maid, the household servant of an annoyingly-entitled, self-indulgent white woman who suffered humiliation at the end for her abysmal treatment of … Continue reading

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