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I do something physical most days: spin on Pinkie Patti's back in the morning while she's still asleep, walk in the afternoon, or swim in nearby Lake Memphremagog.
Sometimes Pinkie Patti and I play a few holes of golf in the late afternoon (amazingly, she still hits a good ball at 84, despite her Alzheimer's).
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Rape is by no means a laughing matter.
But using humour to get a message across in a way that makes it easy for people to understand, share and support makes infinite sense.
Here are four superbly funny and tragically tongue-in-cheek takes on the legitimate rape issue:
From five-star chateaux in the south of France to ice-bound ships in the Arctic Circle, I’ve stayed in all manner of accommodation during 30 years of off-and-on travel to far-flung destinations worldwide.
And, like most travellers, I know from bitter experience that "what you see" is not always "what you get." Far from it!
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An Olympic marathon is a little over 26 miles long. The race starts and finishes in the Olympic Stadium. The rest of it is run through the city streets.
A world-class athlete can complete the marathon in a little over 2 hours. But that wasn’t the case for Stephen Akhwari in 1968.
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“Do you want to take this with you?” the esthetician offers.
I pause mid-shuffle, and look down at her outstretched hand. “Whatever would I do with a plaster-cast-like impression of my face?” I wonder, never imagining The Mask will end up starring in a homemade micro version of a horror movie trailer.