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A cemetery afloat with life

Check this out, all you people who agree that death should include some life. This is a cemetery on an island in Venice, Isola di San Michele. Look at how beautiful it is! I'm not even a cemetery person, but this is just glorious. Read an interesting review of a visit...

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You tell ’em

I swear, the simplest things can pack the most punch. Three words and a whole scenario is set. The exclamation point packs its own wallop, underscoring that this isn't a suggestion, but an insistence. (No Mourners Allowed!) We are making huge progress. People are...

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Asking for what you want is your best bet

Scratch-offs instead of flowers? Sounds a little crass — or materialistic — right off the bat. Except that it's what Julia Cranny was known for and loved!   "She loved the lottery tickets on birthdays or Sundays and that is what she wanted," Julia's daughter...

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Go BIG on Goodbye Gratitude

For anyone who needs reminding, Roberto Benigni is the Italian actor who accepted the Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film for Life is Beautiful in 1999, for which he also won Best Actor. He screeched with joy, jumped up and down, walked on top of the seat backs,...

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“Fun vs. Funeral”

Goofy, but we're not opposed to that. An apparent commercial for Bic pens—whether it was official or in any way sanctioned I have no idea. Probably something a kid made at home on his own. But I did chuckle! Someday I'm going to do fun videos. Until then, enjoy...

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