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DOWN A MODERATION RABBIT HOLE…

December 8th, 2014

About two years ago I began regularly reading The Guardian and leaving comments on the occasional story. In June of last year I was made a comment on a Steve Bell cartoon. (I don’t recall the exact comment, but I believe I made some reference to the image on the wall behind President Obama, and […]

OH NO…! SCARY BLACK KIDS…!

July 21st, 2013

Run away…! Run away…!

I THINK MY HEAD MAY EXPLODE…

November 19th, 2012

[Update at 1834: Another perspective brought to my attention by she who Writes Likes She Talks. I don’t know how to talk about what is happening here but it’s probably less about writers’ block than readers’ block. It says so much about the state of our discourse that the surest way to enrage everyone is […]

DON’T SELL THE SIZZLE, BRING THE STEAK…

November 19th, 2012

Obama and the End of Decline Hmmm… Truthdig seems to have lost my comment (as well as a number of others)…

I’M A DISTINCT MINORITY IN MARIETTA…

November 9th, 2012

Should Ohio approve gay marriage?

MOVE OR BUILD DIKES…

November 5th, 2012

A Jewish view of hurricanes

WATER, LOTS AND LOTS OF WATER…

October 15th, 2012

0428: A River Runs Through

HUMANS ARE COMPLEX AND HARD AND GRAY…

October 7th, 2012

1745: Thomas Jefferson and slavery Update — 19 October at 1128: And then there’s the takedown: Henry Wiencek is not at all conflicted. He loathes Thomas Jefferson. In Master of the Mountain: Thomas Jefferson and His Slaves, his attempted takedown of the man, the third president appears as a demonic figure warped one summer day […]

CAN I EVER UNDERSTAND THE IRISH…?

October 7th, 2012

0742: Woolf tours Ireland I asked Adam Harvey last evening why it is that the ony ethnic/national group honored as a sport mascot is the Irish. He went to Notre Dame. He didn’t know.

MMMM… PIZZA BUNS…

September 30th, 2012

0933: School lunch complaints

DO FREEDOM SONGS MATTER…?

September 29th, 2012

0649: Ode to the people of Gaza

STUFF FOR FREE…

September 28th, 2012

0615: Why is there something rather than nothing?

TIME TO TOSS FEDERAL RULE 804 (b)(2)…

September 28th, 2012

0525: Is religion good for anything?

EAT THEM AS GAWD INTENDED HEATHENS…!

September 25th, 2012

1621: Great moments in marketing

THEY LOVE US… THEY REALLY LOVE US…

September 12th, 2012

0659: Are You Listening Ohio? It’s Me, Washington

I DIDN’T KNOW HARD TIME COURTIN’ WAS LOST

September 10th, 2012

0950 Dad-Dad (I went lookin’ myself, but the googles didn’t have a clue…)

THEY CAN’T BUILD THAT FOR US…

September 6th, 2012

Cavana Faithwalker writes: Chilling is the idea that if Mr. Obama had no active resistance and was able to shift things at will we in America and world wide would still be up the proverbial creek without a paddle. Until we common folk see the game for what it is and decide to exercise our […]

IF YOU DIDN’T KNOW BEFORE…

September 6th, 2012

0500: E-bike Rage: defined

WHAT WAS SHE, MR. RYAN…?

September 2nd, 2012

0803: Paul Ryan was for Ayn Rand before he was against her

GREAT DICTATOR, GREAT SPEECH, GREAT FILM…

August 26th, 2012

0738: The Great Dictator

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