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Presentatarian Protest – Snarky Skits

Setting: Outside City Library News Anchor Bob: Tonight on News Room 13: Last week, we reported that a local member of our fair city was granted permission to declare his philosophy, “Presentarianism”, a federally recognized religion. Mr. Jim Bottoms, whose … Continue reading

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Life on the Street – Occupy Medical Tales

Occupy Medical clinic sets up every Sunday in downtown Eugene, Oregon. It is a free street clinic being run as a living example of what patient driven care looks like. This is how single payer changes healthcare. It brings humanity … Continue reading

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The War on Christmas – Snarky Skits

Setting: The War on Christmas Officer’s Tent General: Fellow soldiers, thank you for coming to this meeting. I know that the troops are disheartened right now. We have taken heavy losses.  We have all taken a beating but if we … Continue reading

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Trick or Treat – Snarky Skits

Trick or Treat 2015 Setting: Front porch of older woman Grandma: Okay, kids! Enjoy your candy. You have a good Halloween. Yup. Watch your step! <closes door> What a bunch of cuties. Those were the tiniest ninjas I have ever … Continue reading

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Ashley Madison Love Story – Snarky Skits

After the news of the hacked information from infidelity website, Ashley Madison, was broadcast, the results of their clientele base shocked the world. 37 million users but only 12 thousand of them were women with active accounts. As depressing as … Continue reading

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Trump’s Bounty – Snarky Skits

Setting: Trump Tower Apartment <Knocking> Donald  Trump: You may enter the realm. Staff 1: Donald Trump, sir? We have some news before your next press conference. Staff 2: It is very important. Donald Trump: It had better be. I was … Continue reading

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Buck You, Female Fans! – Snarky Skits

Gal: Ladies! We here at the Tampa Bay Buccaneers want you to catch football fever! We have started a Women’s movement inspired by you, real American women! We call it Reds! Previous advertising for this campaign caught the attention of … Continue reading

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Holiday Strays

The rain was miserable. It was gray and misty in between bursts of heavy downpours. It got into every crevice. I was just as grumpy as the weather. My coat was wet. I was overloaded with stuff to do. I … Continue reading

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The Fickle Edge of Leadership

The crowd was edgy. Most people were dispirited by the recent decision by the grand jury not to indict the cop who murdered Michael Brown. None were surprised by the action. Most were frustrated by the fact that they weren’t … Continue reading

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The Crush of Competition Culture

My son, Dylan, returned from Southern California with many exciting tales. He had been hiking in Yosemite during the drought season and had to reroute his trip to avoid  wildfires. One story stuck in my craw. At one point, he … Continue reading

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