More than the forgetfulness and foibles we joke about, our "Senior Moments" also celebrate life-long memories, perspective, and wisdom, some delivered tongue-in-cheek, others for serious contemplation.  The lead contributor since SeniorLifestyle began in 2006 has been Dan Seagren, whose thoughts had already appeared on his own website and in several newspapers. 

The updated SeniorLIfestyle site includes all of the Senior Moments we have used since April 2006. 

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(Rhymes & Reasons   February 22, 2009)
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(My World   April 3, 2016)
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(Rhymes & Reasons   January 9, 2011)
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(Rhymes & Reasons   February 2, 2019)
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(My World   November 21, 2018)
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Topics: Attitudes Civility Demographics Diversity & Pluralism Faith Government History Media Politics Social Media Technology Trends Trust Voting & Elections

Divided Loyalties by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   November 10, 2018)
Our right to vote unites us as Americans…
Topics: Diversity & Pluralism Government Politics Unity, Unified Values Voting & Elections

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18 or 21? by Dan Seagren

(Senior Moments   April 10, 2016)
Age or prohibition? . .. two approaches to cancer and smoking…
Topics: Health Care News Politics Science & Technology Social Issues Wellness

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(Senior Moments   June 7, 2009)
Health-care reform will not be pain free…
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(Rhymes & Reasons   February 10, 2013)
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(Senior Moments   April 18, 2010)
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Remembering Bobby by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   June 8, 2008)
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Life, Liberty, and . . . by Stu Johnson

(My World   July 4, 2016)
Is the Declaration of Independence a relic or a prized possession?
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(Rhymes & Reasons   February 13, 2016)
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Topics: Government Holidays Leadership Politics Prayer

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(Rhymes & Reasons   October 31, 2008)
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(Rhymes & Reasons   January 20, 2008)
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(Rhymes & Reasons   January 12, 2019)
A message to President Trump…
Topics: Character, Integrity Government News Politics Trust

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(Rhymes & Reasons   December 8, 2018)
A tribute to President George H. W. Bush…
Topics: Character, Integrity Civility Faith Government History Politics Tribute, Testimony

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(Rhymes & Reasons   October 6, 2018)
A timely question&helllip;
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(Rhymes & Reasons   April 21, 2018)
A tribute to a former First Lady…
Topics: Character, Integrity Dying and Death Inspiration News Politics Tribute, Testimony

Praying for John McCain by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(Rhymes & Reasons   July 23, 2017)
Asking God to heal a Senator and his colleagues…
Topics: News Politics Prayer

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