Category Archives: 2014

O’ The ADVENTURE I Am Having

Can you tell, feel the sarcasm in the title?  Good. The Kentucky Mountain Girl News has been on hiatus because of severe weather changes and thus severe arthritis pain, and a broken wheelchair, a dislocated rib, and just possibly a … Continue reading

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Why Did Black Men with AR-15′s Protect this White Business Owner’s Store from Thieves and Arsonists in Ferguson?

Why Did Black Men with AR-15′s Protect this White Business Owner’s Store from Thieves and Arsonists in Ferguson?. There is good in people.  It doesn’t matter what color you are or your nationality to be a decent human being.

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P.D. James Passes At Age 94

p. d. james – Bing. More about P.D. James. It is sad to read this.  P.D. James, as a writer, stood squarely and firmly atop a very large pyramid of writers.  This is my own humble opinion.  You are free … Continue reading

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One ring to RULER them all: Scientist creates precise measurements of space using Eye of Sauron galaxy as a guide | Daily Mail Online

One ring to RULER them all: Scientist creates precise measurements of space using Eye of Sauron galaxy as a guide | Daily Mail Online. This makes me cringe just a little and I’m not quite sure why?  Don’t they remember … Continue reading

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Georgia O’Keeffe Painting Breaks Record, Sells for $44.4 Million – Georgia O’Keeffe : People.com

Georgia O’Keeffe Painting Breaks Record, Sells for $44.4 Million – Georgia O’Keeffe : People.com. Georgia O’Keeffe is one of my all-time favorite painters, visual artists.  Such a price tag does not surprise me.

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‘Into the Wild’ Chris McCandless’ Sister Says He Was Determined to Cut Ties with Parents – ABC News

‘Into the Wild’ Chris McCandless’ Sister Says He Was Determined to Cut Ties with Parents – ABC News. This is one book on my reading list.  I remember watching the movie and distinctly feeling there was more to the story … Continue reading

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The Smallest Turtle In The World

What is the Smallest Turtle in the World?.  If I am not mistaken, Lil Dude, when he first came to me, was this small.  Now he is bigger and, according firmly to my husband, “Some kind of special spoiled.”  This … Continue reading

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Today

Today has been an extremely…traumatic day all in all.  It has been so traumatic I am not sure how to begin. Firstly, today has been a wonderfully warm day, but the arthritis has had plans on the not-so-good front.  This … Continue reading

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Old Movies Are Refreshing And Soaps Are A Wonderful Fashion Gauge

Everyone who reads this blog knows just how much I love movies.  Some friends of mine even call me “an old movie buff” and I have withstood the term until this week.  This week I realized just how many old … Continue reading

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Jolie receives honorary damehood

Jolie receives honorary damehood. Sometimes when stars receive “honorary awards” I just want to roll my eyes because it feels fake, just another step on the popularity ladder.  This time I feel as though it is well-deserved.  Angelina Jolie has … Continue reading

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