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by Dick Yarbrough
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12:33 PM, Friday, July 24
Blessed are we, the peacemakers. Ours is a lonely lot. I had hoped I could cut back on pacifying petulant poops and spend more time on my latest passion – learning to play the flugelhorn. Alas, it is not to be. My skills as a peacemaker are once a...

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