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Name: Connie Timpson
Date registered: October 19, 2012

Latest posts

  1. Our Nation’s Chairs Are Protesting — December 1, 2016
  2. Lady Liberty – Tarnished by Prejudice and Fear — June 30, 2016
  3. Patriotism – My Mission to Find A Hero’s Resting Place — May 30, 2016
  4. Dump the Data – Tell Me a Story! — April 14, 2016
  5. Empower Teamwork And Creativity – By Blowing The Whistle On “Rules” And Encouraging The Daydreamer — March 14, 2014

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Nov 21

EXTRAordinary Men Who Followed an EXTRAordinary Example

  Simply EXTRAordinaryIf you pull into the BP on Cleveland Street, in Greenville, South Carolina, you might feel like you have stepped back into a more, gentle America.  Don’t even try to open the door to pump your own gas.  The three Seymoure brothers will not let that happen on their watch.  “Fill her up, …

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Sep 05

EXTRAordinary Paralympian Makes News Worth Watching

There is rarely anything to cheer about when I zap on the nightly news.  More of our heroes killed in Afghanistan, car crashes, floods, drought, but as a former journalist, I am a bit of an addict. (I usually watch two networks.)  Last night I only needed one network to make me cry, cheer, and …

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Aug 19

Extraordinary Creativity Replaces Decay

Extraordinary was the only word to describe Long Branch New Jersey in the 20’s and 30’s.Then the money moved closer to the beach, to the water’s edge.  The old days of high life in Long Branch, New Jersey have faded like photographs left in the rain.    Now the streets that lead you from Newark Airport …

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Aug 14

Slow Down! Extraordinary Canucks Crossing

(Please don’t ask us why the geese crossed the road.) Extraordinary!  Someone is looking out for those fuzzy, tiny, winged Canadians!  Mom and Dad do what they can.  Don’t get too close or Dad will hiss, spit, and chase you.  So give them a little space.  They may be a little confused what with it …

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Dec 06

An Uncelebrated Artist

When people learn that I am a former journalist many ask,  “Who is the most famous person you have ever met?”  I always hesitate, because “famous” is not important to me at all.  It is true, that some famous people are also extraordinary, and I celebrate those people, like President Jimmy Carter, Benazir Bhutto, Johnny …

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