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Microsoft Office Installs Windows 10 Without Permission

Carolyn’s Online Magazine (#COMe) MICROSOFT OFFICE INSTALLS WINDOWS 10 WITHOUT PERMISSION What angers and worries me is Microsoft’s ability to take over my computer and change my choices without my consent. I’ve continually hit the ‘no’ button when asked to … Continue reading

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THE MEDAL PROCLAIMED: IT’S MY BIRTHDAY

Carolyn’s Online Magazine  (#COMe) IT’S MY BIRTHDAY: A MEDAL, A CONCERT, A PITTSBURGH PENGUINS STANLEY CUP GAME June 12, 2016, dawned exactly—-well, almost exactly—a perfect early summer day. The rain remained distant, the sun shone in a white-clouded blue sky, … Continue reading

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My Face as Depicted by an Illustrator

Carolyn’s Online Magazine (#COMe) MY FACE AS DEPICTED BY ILLUSTRATOR JOHN RITTER, American Post Pop Artist On May 28th I entered Conte Design Lifestyle Gallery hesitantly, not certain what I would see when I entered the art gallery on the … Continue reading

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Do Bio-moms Abandon Children Released for Adoption?

Carolyn’s Online Magazine (#COMe) QUESTION FOR MOTHER’S DAY 2016: DO BIO-MOMS WHO RELEASE THEIR NEWBORN FOR ADOPTION ABANDON THEM? Adoption has been part of my life since my husband and I first applied to an adoption agency in 1967. No, … Continue reading

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What About Those Circus Elephants?

Carolyn’s Online Magazine (#COMe) WHAT ABOUT THOSE CIRCUS (AND ALL) ELEPHANTS? Bye, bye, elephants. Such was the farewell to elephants performing at the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus Sunday, May 1, 2016, in Providence, Rhode Island. The beasts … Continue reading

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Gardening is Life Affirming

Carolyn’s Online Magazine (#COMe) GARDENING IS LIFE AFFIRMING I’ve had a few mornings this spring when I could take my morning coffee outside and enjoy the warm air as I read the newspaper. This first morning that lent itself to … Continue reading

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How a Child Molester Divides a Community

Carolyn’s Online Magazine (#COMe) HOW A CHILD MOLESTER CAN DIVIDE A COMMUNITY: ITS THREE-PRONGED EFFECT The allegations against Joshua Ryan Westfall of Jeanette (PA) were “concocted against him by some of the girls at the high school,” according to attorney … Continue reading

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