The Bad Influence
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The Bad Influence

Random Musings from a Sleepy Mind

Though not disordered thinking

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“I shutter [sic] to think what our life would be like today if everyone stayed home before there was a vaccine for polio, smallpox, TB, rubella, and others.”

This, taken verbatim from a Facebook post, written by someone I’ve known virtually all my life.

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Terry Barr

Terry Barr

I write about music, culture, food, and my Alabama past in One Table One World, The Riff, InTune, FanFare, SongStories, Rock n”Heavy, Counter Arts, and Pop Off.

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