TOO MANY MURDER MYSTERIES – Marilyn Armstrong

RDP Thursday: PROXY As soon as whoever it is -- usually, a child or grandchild of some older person shows up clutching a proxy in hand, evil will be done. The old person will be forced out of his home, all his possessions will be stolen right down to and including his most comfortable chair. … Continue reading TOO MANY MURDER MYSTERIES – Marilyn Armstrong

VIOLENCE OF THE SENSIBLE KIND – Marilyn Armstrong

The thing about "senseless violence" is that it implies there's some other kind. The sensible kind. Everybody talks about senseless violence ... but what about the other kind of violence? How come no one talks about sensible violence? Sensible Violence: Good reasons to kill -- "He needed killing" is still accepted in some American courtrooms as … Continue reading VIOLENCE OF THE SENSIBLE KIND – Marilyn Armstrong

MEDICAL QUESTIONS – Marilyn Armstrong

I got a questionnaire from some group associated with Blue Cross. They wanted to know if my problem -- my trip to the doctor last April -- was the result of a work-related injury. Considering that I'm 72-years-old and on Medicare, the odds don't favor this being a work-related injury, but I'm always up for … Continue reading MEDICAL QUESTIONS – Marilyn Armstrong