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Entries from December 27th, 2009

How Stupid are Americans?

December 27th, 2009 · 4 Comments · Public Opinion

Can Stupid Americans Change? “Change is the very most natural thing,” sang Jerry Jeff Walker. This notion would seem self-evident as the result of a kind of synchronized demand evolution of circumstance, place, time, and the self. To change with change would seem to be such an unquestioned necessity that it would require no thought [...]

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Health Reform Bill: Here’s the Explanation

December 24th, 2009 · No Comments · Politics

People are getting tense over talk about the Senate Health bill. They are finally clueing in to the reality that it’s going to be mandatory insurance and that they are going to have to pay for it. People are cash strapped and fearful of an expense they cannot manage. People also know insurance companies are [...]

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A Hard Day’s Hair Nightmare

December 22nd, 2009 · No Comments · Comedy/Humor

One morning, while inspecting myself in the mirror, I noticed there was something on my head that looked like the kind of clotted mass you fish out of a clogged drain. Or maybe it looked like the handiwork of a crazed Bulgarian stool sculptor. I peered closely in the mirror to determine just what it [...]

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Run With the Hunted

December 13th, 2009 · 2 Comments · Public Opinion

It’s no longer a choice of outlaw fashion to run with the hunted. It’s now time to employ as much animal cunning as you can to survive. Because at any time you might be trapped or poisoned, they might drive you along until you starve or die of disease or illness or exposure, or you [...]

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