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Times They Are A Changing

Let’s start the New Year by reaching into the past.

As we look ahead into 2022 I’m reminded of a 1960’s Bob Dylan song: “The Times They Are A Changing.” Dylan tended to be a bit morbid with some of the lyrics he wrote for this song. Among them is this line from the first verse: “Then you’d better start swimmin’ or you’ll sink like a stone for the times they are a-changin’.” I’d like to quote the entire song, but space does not allow. I suggest you look ‘em up on line.

I won’t call him a prophet, but some of the lines in the song relate to America’s current moral and ethical condition. The song...


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