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About tretrosi2013

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

My Birthday Traditions

Today is my birthday. This is not really a big deal because I AM NOT 4. OR 21. or any significant age. Today is like every other day with one small exception. I go and get a coffee and a … Continue reading

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Another school shooting — and Washington’s done nothing since the last

Another day, another 10 victims — nine students and a teacher — shot to death, this time in a high school in the Houston suburb of Santa Fe. And another reminder that Washington, from President Trump on down, has failed … Continue reading

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A Drop of Hell

What’s left in me has been touched afire Throw away all my desire Beyond the reach of human range A drop of Hell a touch of strange Talk the devil into lightin himself on fire What hand could have held … Continue reading

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Possibly the Worst Argument for 2nd Amendment

I was driving into work today listening to the news when it occurred to me that the current Republican Party wants to make voting MORE difficult and guns EASIER to purchase. It wasn’t always this way. I am a fiscally … Continue reading

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Apparently unfamiliar with “libraries”, GOP Gov. candidate Bill Schuette proposes radical idea of “dedicated reading centers” to solve illiteracy crisis in Michigan

Apparently unfamiliar with “libraries”, GOP Gov. candidate Bill Schuette proposes radical idea of “dedicated reading centers” to solve illiteracy crisis in Michigan by Eclectablog Despite state spending of nearly $80 million to improve early reading skills in Michigan school kids, … Continue reading

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Maybe We Need to Listen to the Youth.

Last fall I was driving around with my son and I had to apologize for the mess that my generation has made of USA. We are all looking to blame someone for the problems we face. Did it ever occur … Continue reading

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What are we waiting for?

via WHAT ARE WE WAITING FOR?! When I was growing up there were two places where I always felt safe. HOME and SCHOOL. The USA faces another school shooting today. 16+ more people dead. 50 – The number of mass … Continue reading

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