Category Archives: Joy

Smartest Dog In the World, Chaser – 60 Minutes With Anderson Cooper

By Marion Algier – Just One More Pet (JOMP)  –  Cross-Posted at AskMarion Anderson Cooper met Chaser, a dog who can identify over a thousand toys, and because of whom, scientists are now studying the brain of man’s best friend.  … Continue reading

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By Marion Algier – Ask Marion Valentine’s Day moves our focus even more onto the subject of love than usual.  And this year’s long Valentine’s weekend coupled with President’s Day created some great options for those looking to celebrate and … Continue reading

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Happy New Year 2015 From Ask Marion

Take a moment to enjoy the beautiful photographic train ride and the accompanying words: HERE. <– At the end of the year it has become a journalistic tradition to recap the year’s top stories, to recall the highlights and low … Continue reading

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Simpler Times, A Groetzmeier Christmas – 2014

The 1950’s and early 1960’s were simpler times allowing holidays, family traditions and faith to take their full and proper place in the hearts and minds of children, leaving fond and enduring memories for a lifetime. Although we had a … Continue reading

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Power, Control and Money Verses Patriotism, Freedom and God Is the Choice of 2014 and 2016

That government is best which governs the least, because its people discipline themselves. — Thomas Jefferson, 3rd US President and Author of the Declaration of Independence By Marion Algier – AskMarion David Horowitz, like Barack Hussein Obama, grew up with … Continue reading

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Washington Examiner: Hillary Book Sales Not Even Close to Those of Governor Palin… You Betcha!!

Palin vs. Clinton the anticipated race of the century by many! Palin-Cruz 2016: The Washington Examiner, cross posted by Drudge, featured an interesting comparison between Hillary Clinton’s book sales those of Governor Palin’s: Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton continues … Continue reading

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Happy Easter 2014

AP Photo Over 2 billion people are celebrating Easter today, April 20, as the calendars of Western and Eastern churches coincide this year, and these billions of faithful people are celebrating HOPE But not only have the calendars of the … Continue reading

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Shirley Temple – The Biggest Little Star Has Died

The light of the world shines a little less bright with the passing of Child Mega-Star, Ambassador, Cancer Survivor, Role Model… Shirley Temple! Politics and show business…. “It’s certainly two different career tracks,” Shirley Temple Black said, “both completely different … Continue reading

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Wishing Governor Sarah Palin a Happy 50th Birthday!!

  Video: Happy 50th Birthday Governor Palin!! Join us in following the lead of ‘A Time For Choosing’ by donating $20.14 or more to SarahPac… and then pass this on. And Sign Governor Palin’s Birthday Card HERE at:! Happy … Continue reading

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Hopeful News: LA City Animal Shelter Deaths Plummet by Nearly Half During First Two Years of Best Friends Animal Society’s NKLA Initiative

“Lives are at stake.  Not only is this program important for Los Angeles, but we are laying a path forward for other cities to follow [in] making no-kill an achievable goal,”  says Batista Digital Journal: Success of coalition approach to … Continue reading

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