Tag Archives: Father’s Day

Who’s Your Padre?

“I know this is a weird question, but who’s your Daddy?” I asked my guest with the slightest grin on my face.  “After all, it is Father’s Day.” The Devil looked up from the Sunday paper and sighed.  As always, … Continue reading

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Father’s Day Can Be Hell

“Since I know Father’s Day can be difficult for you, I promise not to be as much of a…challenge,” The Devil finally found the word he was looking for as he stood in the entrance to the living room. “Challenge … Continue reading

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Dad: My Angel on the Basepaths

Since it’s Father’s Day, Modern Philosophers, I thought I’d share one of my favorite stories about my Dad. I was never very good at baseball, but I was very enthusiastic about playing it.  I was a devoted fan of the … Continue reading

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They Named Me After My Hero

Very few of us get to be named after our heroes, Modern Philosophers. I’m one of the lucky ones.  My hero is my Dad, who was taken from me by cancer when I was nineteen. While I’ve now lived on … Continue reading

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Monday Morning Coffee Club: 6/22/15

It’s the first Monday of Summer, Modern Philosophers, and it’s raining. UGH! That sounds just about right, though, after the Winter we had. UGH! Merely saying the “W Word” puts me in a bad mood, so I will do my … Continue reading

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The Apple Doesn’t Fall Far From The Pitchfork

“Father’s Day.  Am I right or what?” I looked up to find The Devil standing in front of me.  He held out a bottle of Snapple, which I snapped up greedily.  I’d been writing and had totally lost track of … Continue reading

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Pope To Host Hot Wing Buffet For Father’s Day

Originally posted on The Return of the Modern Philosopher:
Modern Philosophers, we are now living in a world where it isn’t truly a holiday unless Pope Francis is throwing some sort of party to celebrate! The Pontiff announced his plans…

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