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The Most Dangerous Christmas Toy

December 18, 2020 | By pkelley | 6 Comments | Filed in: Topics 4 Toastmasters.

Table topic question. What is the most dangerous toy you received as a gift on Christmas? Christmas was a clothing, back to school supply fest for me, but dad was always bringing home age inappropriate toys and mom expected us to be smart. We knew our way around a few smashed fingers and the sting • Read More »

Bear Bait

December 18, 2020 | By pkelley | 1 Comment | Filed in: Topics 4 Toastmasters.

This is the story of our little toy poodle named Puppy and how she became known as Bear Bait. In the year 1988 we purchased a camper van fully contained and we hit the road running. Around the same time we bought the van, Puppy came into our lives.  She turned out to be a • Read More »

National Absurdity Day

November 20, 2020 | By pkelley | 1 Comment | Filed in: Topics 4 Toastmasters.

Table Topics to Ponder Absurdism definition is – a philosophy based on the belief that the universe is irrational and meaningless and that the search for order brings the individual into conflict with the chaotic and irrational universe. In comedy, Absurdity is farce.  Nonsense. Non sequitors: friends are like potatoes, if you eat them, they • Read More »

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People Tracking Technology

November 7, 2020 | By pkelley | 54 Comments | Filed in: Topics 4 Toastmasters.

Future Tracking of Humans It’s nearing the end of 2020 and the availability of tracking technology is through the ceiling. Makes you wonder how anyone pulled any shenanigans or crime on Star Trek and other futuristic sci-fi dramas; Deep Space 9, Star Wars, etc., where everyone and everything is tracked down to the last molecule. • Read More »