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Stories My Nana Tells

 Since setting up the No Tall Poppies blog in October 2008, over 38,000 visitors have come by to read our posts and to linger over our stories.  In April. 2009, stories on The Idler page were read by over 700 people, in addition … Continue reading

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Resolutions and Revolutions for 2009

Leave the lights on – while you are making love. Global warming won’t  care about that. Be frugal – with other people’s time and energy. There are all kinds of conservation we need to practice. Be generous – with your own … Continue reading

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You Tube Posting on Internet Censorship

 Jim Stewart has posted two extremely well balanced videos on You Tube. View them here http://bit.ly/H4ye & http://bit.ly/fWRz

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Censorship Of The Internet in Australia

This email has been sent today to The Hon Senator Stephen Conroy, Minister for Broadband, Communications and the Digital Economy DEPUTY LEADER OF THE GOVERNMENT IN THE SENATE   Dear Minister As a fully employed, independently funded senior citizen, I … Continue reading

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Word of the Week #5 Resilient

1. springing back; rebounding. 2. returning to the original form or position after being bent, compressed, or stretched. 3. recovering readily from illness, depression, adversity, or the like; buoyant.  Source (Dictionary.com).  The end of 2008 will test the resilience of … Continue reading

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