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Monday, November 12, 2012

Keeping Up With Them

From the Joneses: Top Nine Reasons Why We Want to be Like the Jacks

#1. They quote obscure literature and television – like Shakespeare and M*A*S*H – in conversation.
#2. They’ve mastered the fabulous complexity of apostrophe usage.
#3. They have an uncanny grasp of the Star Trek Universe.
#4. They have such a flair for cuisine: who else can melt cheese on bread and call it supper?
#5. Those dynamite clothes come from consignment and thrift stores.
#6. That Hybrid car: Hot! Hot! Hot!
#7. They have a state-of-the-art VCR, a turntable, a Walkman, multiple cassette players, and a collection of music from the 70’s and 80’s and all the Harry Potter books on cassette.
#8. They send out Christmas cards - before Christmas!
#9. Their house is full of books.
“In the end, our own personal happiness is about figuring out what makes us feel the most ourselves. And living that way.” Lisa Scottoline

Contributed by Elaine Jack, Assistant Editor, Today's Family magazine.
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