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Be Careful Out There!

Just what are your rights in the United States? That depends on where you live. What can be criminal behavior  in one place can be perfectly legal in another.  Of course it goes both ways.  Should...

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Defending Millennials: Part 1

This generation is much maligned, but is it deserved? Like all generations before us, we Boomers have strong opinions about the upcoming crop. I’m talking about Millennials, those born...

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X Dressing…

The Adventures of an African Explorer The first man I ever saw dressed as a woman was Uncle Milty (Milton Berle) on his TV show back in the late 1950’s. It was funny, but still a bit strange. The...

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The Hired Caregiver Dilemma  

Working your way toward finding a solution. by Amanda Lambert and Leslie Eckford As two geriatric professionals and caretakers of our own aging parents, we are staunch advocates of the concept and...

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Surrogacy as a Tax Deduction

IRS should not allow such deductions under the law, but they have made exceptions. Is there a reason? This piece is about a tax court case that was decided in September 2017, regarding surrogacy...

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“Get off the Phone!!”

Are smart phones disrupting the social development of teenagers? by Bill Wood Remember your Mom or Dad screaming: “GET OFF THE PHONE!!”  It was a crazy teenaged time when we used the...