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What Have You Accomplished in 2020?

  As we enter the final few days of 2020, what have you accomplished? It has been a difficult year, to say the least. Businesses have failed, jobs have been lost, lives have been impacted. Yet, without dismissing the setbacks many have experienced, we can also count our blessings. For example, many have taken up sports, especially since the circuit breaker. Honestly, beyond going out for exercise then, there was little anybody can do legally outside their homes. For a number of these new exercise buffs, the healthy routine cultivated then has become a habit. Kudos to them. Others have picked up new hobbies and projects. Woodcrafts, baking, painting, singing have gained traction and adherents in fervor. Others have switched...

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The Things That Went Thump! in 2020

  Honestly, ‘2020’ is such a misnomer. That’s because we’re still being plagued by the effects of 2019. Yes, we’re talking about Covid-19, the infectious disease associated with a year. We learned many more words and strange happenings in 2020: words that were there but were never in our vocabulary. At least not in our everyday speech prior to 2020. It was 11 months ago (has it been that long?) that we first heard about Wuhan. And the word closely associated with Wuhan: coronavirus. Corona Beer became the butt of jokes. And we learned the name of the virus that causes Covid-19 is SARS-coV-2. Can’t they just call it SARS-2? Less drama like that. We also learned that there are...

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