The purpose of Mr. Dickie's Blog is to provide a place where I can post quotations I like and write about things that are on my mind. As of the summer of 2011 I have NetworkedBlogs posting a link to this blog to Facebook.
People today foolishly try to believe that all the world's senselessness and cruelty -- the richness of the few, the great poverty of the many, the violence and warfare -- happens outside their own lives and does not interfere with them and their way of life. (Leo Tolstoy, A Calendar Of Wisdom, 6 September) 6 September 2012
I have been retired from the U.S. government for many years. I was a long time paying member of AOL until May 2009. Until October 2008 I had a fairly extensive genealogy website on AOL. They dropped support.
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