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How to Be a Coffee (Snob) Connoisseur

November 5, 2017
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Yes, I am one of those. I love coffee, but only the fancy stuff. I don’t care if it’s mountain grown or good to the last drop or an instant road to romance. The only…

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Don’t Sit Under the Litter Tree

October 30, 2017
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The diversity of life forms on this planet is beyond awe-inspiring. Life forms include trees. I believe I have discovered a new species of tree, right outside my apartment window. Horticulturists don’t believe my reports.…

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The Birthday Party

October 25, 2017
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This is the latest contribution for “Humor Meets Horror” Month on Humoroutcasts.com. This story is from Kathy Minicozzi Dear Sister Hilda: I am submitting this for the English assignment you gave us, to write a…

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More Ancient Family History

October 20, 2017
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Sometimes you find interesting things when you climb your family tree. For example, one of my prehistoric Ice Age ancestors was the first female professional rock chipper. Her name in Cro-Magnon language meant “Pretty White…

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More Adventures in Knotty Knitting

September 21, 2017
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More Adventures in Knotty Knitting

Knitting is a legal addiction. It’s relaxing and it’s fun. You can make pretty things that way, too. The problem is, to make pretty things you must FINISH whatever you are making. I know this.…

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A Letter to Hurricane Jose

September 18, 2017
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Dear Jose: May I call you Jose? Thank you for staying mostly out to sea and only sending us some relatively wimpy wind and rain. Your cousins Harvey and Irma leveled east Texas, a good…

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Kathy’s Points to Remember

September 14, 2017
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Kathy’s Points to Remember

We have had so many awful things happen lately, and sometimes it seems that the whole world has turned evil or tragic. It’s time to laugh at whatever we can laugh at, including silly things.…

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Stuff You Want to Know About Coffee

August 19, 2017
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To those of us who have been sufficiently enlightened (some would say addicted), coffee is a great gift to humanity, something that wakes us up, keeps us going and makes us feel good. Some of…

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My Family Invented the Wheel (and Other Lies)

August 10, 2017
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Nobody knows this, but an ancestor of the Minicozzi family invented the wheel. Back in the 3,000s BC, the ancestors of the Minicozzis lived in Mesopotamia. Nowadays we call it Iraq, but back then they…

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Confessions of a YouTube Junkie

August 8, 2017
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Some people snort cocaine. Others shoot up on heroin. I watch YouTube videos. As far as I know, there is no support group for people like me, and there are many of us. If there…

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