Category Archives: fight

At Rise: Stage Slapping

Thursday, August 10th 2017 AT RISE:  Gavin has arrived home from camp and is addressing his mother. G:  Mama? M:  Yes? G:  I was thinking… well… first of all *[SLAP – with stage combat style knap]* M:  What the heck? … Continue reading

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Orangeocalypse Update

Early August 2017 U.S. Politics right now…  a breathtaking Sh*t Show! This two-minute synopsis of Hair Chump’s attempted “Theme Weeks” conveys exactly how it feels to be on the receiving end of his administration’s dearth of moral values, integrity or … Continue reading

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Skyline Splash n’ Bash 2017 – Part 2

July 15th 2017 More from the Thompsons and Oberhausers on vacation at Skyline. 2017-07-15 SKYLINE SPLASH n’ BASH 2017 – Part 2 [4:05]:    #Sanjay #Arjun #Skyline

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Stinson Beach Fam

Friday, July 14th 2017 After Mt. Tam with my husband, brother and our kids. #BeachWrestling 2017-07-14 STINSON BEACH FAM [3:28]:       When you take a selfie exactly when your nephews are killing each other…   And your son … Continue reading

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Persisting 101 with Queen Elizabeth

Resistance Summer 2017 Persisting 101 with Elizabeth Warren [6:03]:

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Forbearance wtf?

July 5th 2017 Of the many things I saw around Bristol RI for the 4th of July Parade yesterday, I was also struck by the stillness and radiation of calm exuded by the Falun Dafa people. According to their display, their … Continue reading

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Independence Day U.S.A.

July 4th 2017 Of all the images that struck me amid my 4th of July peregrinations this year, I believe the most poignant was this troupe of African American dancers (no photo).  Amid the thousands of us preparing to march … Continue reading

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