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About tretrosi2013

Gymnastics Coach, Gymnastics Educator, Part time stand up comic.

Sorry GOP, Trickle Down Economics has NEVER really worked. 

After watching the news this morning I Googled: Does Trickle Down Economics Work? I was a teenager in the1980’s and I remember Reagan’s Tax plan along with Government Spending getting us out of the recession. It helped end the cold … Continue reading

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A short course on the history of 8 Thanksgiving foods

Reading the Washington Post Thanksgiving morning I came across this article by Amanda Moniz. (Read original article here- WASHINGTON POST) I love two things- Food and History. This made me happy. A short course on the history of 8 Thanksgiving … Continue reading

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Cranberry For All Seasons

NATIVE FRUIT: CRANBERRY FOR ALL SEASONS I have 2 passions. History and Cooking. I think in my next career I will be a food historian. Maybe put together a cook book (with a much better cook than myself- DAN KLUGER– … Continue reading

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FEMA Is Spending Billions, and Some Questionable Companies Are Getting Work

Source: FEMA Is Spending Billions, and Some Questionable Companies Are Getting Work – Bloomberg FEMA Is Spending Billions, and Some Questionable Companies Are Getting Work A surge in disaster contracts from hurricanes has put the agency under pressure to bypass … Continue reading

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10 Best Things About Booze

1. It shines a light in the darkness. “When I need a light inside me, I walk into a pub and drink 15 pints of beer.” —Shane MacGowan It happens to everyone.  You wake up submerged in a pitch black … Continue reading

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NRA- Nonsensical Rifle Addiction

I Just returned from FIG World Championships (Gymnastics) in Canada. There were thousands of people from all over the world attending each proudly wearing their team colors.The day after the shooting in Las Vegas I overheard many speaking about the … Continue reading

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