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Joseph Xavier Martin

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Corona Log- Jan. 18, 2021

It is a chilly morning today in SW Florida, at 46 degrees. It is even colder up north. A wintery blast is sweeping through the northeast, dumping...

Corona Log. January 11, 2021

Corona Log- January 11, 2021 It was a mild Florida morning today, with temps in the 60’s (F). We had a medical appt. early and then stopped by the...

Sacking the U.S. Capitol

Seditious Conspiracy and Federal Law The federal law against seditious conspiracy can be found in Title 18 of the U.S. Code (which includes treason,...

Corona Log 1/4/21

Corona Log – Monday, January 4, 2021 It is 61 degrees and cloudy this morning, here in SW Florida. We hit the gym early, spent time at NY Bagels for...

The New Year

The New Year On the 31 st of December in the coming year of our Lord, 2021, we will begin a new year. As I contemplate the beginnings of the New Year...


5 of my comments have received 5 Great Feedback votes

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Posted on Fri, 30 Oct 2020

Two votes already cast for Biden/Harris in Florida, from this family.


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Posted in Corona Log entry 10/30/20

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Good read.

Posted on Sat, 04 Apr 2020

You are too kind,Ice Rivers. All I did was point you in the right direction. A career English Teacher, you know more about the process than I do. I did buy and read your book. It is interesting, thoughtful and a good read. I have and do reccomend...

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Posted in Ready everybody, Filler Up

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Ineresting observation, Drew.

Posted on Wed, 01 Apr 2020

Ineresting observation, Drew. It is a criticism I have made of film directors and writers. They "know" the who, what and where. The aduiences is sometimes saying "Huh? what or who is this?"   To answer. The we is my wife Mary and I. We were on a...

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Posted in Cycling in Alaska

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Yes, insert, there is. First

Posted on Sat, 09 Sep 2017

Yes, insert, there is. First responders canvassed all neighborhoods looking for anyone needing assiatance. Buses were available to ferry anyone needing a ride to shelters. Even the homeless got escorted to shelters, sometimes unwillingly. As...

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Posted in Hurricane Irma Comes Calling

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Do not go gentle into that

Posted on Sun, 08 May 2016

Do not go gentle into that good night


Do not go gentle into that good night,

Old age should burn and rage at close of day;

Rage, rage against the dying of the light.


The words are the opening couplet...

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Posted in Sick and Tired and Strong