Category Archives: History

General articles about history (in particular California, Oregon, & USA)

Conservatism & history

So the conservative movement in America was born in the deep south just after the revolutionary war. The north took 24 years to free the black people from slavery, but there were still attitudes and racism to overcome up there. … Continue reading

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Can a child on child sexual assault really be a crime?

Can a child on child sexual assault really be a crime?   [Link to a specific case in Florida] The link above is a link that will take you to a story about a family that dealt with this issue in … Continue reading

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Taken from a post found on the page of cousin, Donald Beattie … Why do people still support Trump after anything he does

[Note: From my Facebook Feed] [Graphic by Peggy Rowe, 2020]Also taken from a post found on the page of cousin, Donald Beattie …           Why do people still support Trump after he called part of the Constitution phony? … Continue reading

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I looked into a very Danish Mirror Tonight

I found this photo tonight.  The woman in the middle is a cousin.  A first cousin (I think) to my paternal grandfather.  She is the daughter of my great great grandmother’s sister.  My great great aunts daughter, Annie Elsie Peterson … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

It is the YEAR OF THE RAT!Pray with me that is not a foreshowing of what is to come.  I don’t want another four years of a rat in the white house.  You know, I’ve never met a rat that … Continue reading

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The Final Note

12/30/2019 To my perpetrator: I have been patiently keeping up the status quo, keeping quiet, staying silent, keeping the secret long enough.  When I was about 19 years old.  Scott was talking to me about something.  It reminded me of what … Continue reading

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Beaver Tracks!

Had my very first taste of Beaver Tracks ice cream last night.  It was yummy.  It kind of favored peanut butter/chocolate.  The chocolate footballs had caramel in them.   What is very cool about this particular purchase is that the proceeds … Continue reading

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Manipulation & relationships

Read an article about why people manipulate last night. I’ll get the URL for you at the end of the post. This really applies to me and my life. There is a big difference between situations where a person may … Continue reading

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It’s Finals Week

This week is officially finals week for my first quarter back to school since 1998.  I can not believe it has been 20 years.  No wonder I’m out of “academic” shape.  🙂  Anyway, one of my classes allowed us to … Continue reading

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Insight from that past, that applies to today…

Working on homework for history class. Essentially learning that between 1820 and 1850 as more (white) non propertied men got the vote the system became more democratic (the founding fathers did not like democracy and were flat out against it … Continue reading

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