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Clowns, Balloons, Rainbows and Donuts

Dear Members and Constituents,
What is it about clowns that can evoke both joy and fear?  Their rainbow hair, pasty skin and cherry noses are clearly intended to amuse us. Did Stephen King single-handedly ruin the unicycle-riding, balloon-toting, ten-to-a-VW-bug performers? Or Is this symptomatic of a larger trend? Misunderstandings and differences of opinion are all too common. Siblings bicker, friends become enemies and nations go to war –and everyone's right, of course. We all see the same objective reality from a different subjective angle. Interpretation overshadows intention. Even donuts have occasionally been maligned by health-crazed Nazis. Of course that's not a concern for this group. I fully expect the four dozen donuts Melissa Matthews brought in this morning will be gone by the end of the day. So come get yours while there’s still hope for a rainbow sprinkled, powder covered or cherry-filled treat.
Crystal clown found at donut girl's desk
Happy Friday!

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