Monthly Archives: September 2011

Three and a half minutes of bemused resignation over the collapse of the Eurozone.

This video has been making the rounds across the Internet all day. (H/T to AMERICAblog for making the initial catch.) And it’s worth the look. From the YouTube description… In a scary and painfully frank interview a freaked out BBC … Continue reading

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The Ballad of Troy Davis. (AKA A lament for Georgia.)

It’s one thing to say you want to kill the murderous Son of a Bitch. The Trick is making sure you have the right murderous Son of a Bitch. Or next time around, YOU might be the murderous Son of … Continue reading

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NY-09 and a brief civics lesson.

(I know, I’m days late to op-ed on this topic but bear with me, I’ve had other things to deal with.) I guess the first thing to say is that maybe in the future, a sex scandal isn’t a sex … Continue reading

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On 9/11…

I will not forget it. Therefore I have no need to see remembrances. What happened was a tragedy. I feel no need to add it it with chatter. No blogs. No Facebook posts.  No tweeting. Full radio silence. I will … Continue reading

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“…As if millions of nerds suddenly cried out in terror and were suddenly silenced”

Look, I get it. Every time the “Star Wars” films are released on a new Home Video format, Lucas can’t resist messing with them.  And by the same token, the hard core fans can’t resist bitching about the changes.  It’s … Continue reading

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