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Waterboarding Wednesday

Waterboarding … six times a day for a month.  That’s the lasting legacy of the Bush/Cheney adiministration, as the snow of our long winter of discontent melts away and all manner of new info seeps and oozes out disgustingly.  It’s … Continue reading

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Obama Delivers The Goods!

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cZ0gxF869NE Remarks of Senator Barack Obama “The American Promise” Democratic National Convention August 28, 2008 Denver, Colorado As prepared for delivery —- To Chairman Dean and my great friend Dick Durbin; and to all my fellow citizens of this great … Continue reading

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Monday Catch-Up

After a beautiful weekend away and a great visit with HollyCornblog and CharlieHopbrew, there’s a lot to catch up on. I’m sure I’ll be back in the swing in a couple of days … but right now it’s pretty slow-going. … Continue reading

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Mitts Tidbits … and Other Lunchtime Fare

Cincinnati’s own Heather Mitts is recovering well from her last injury, and looks to be on track for an Olympic Roster slot. The recently-turned-30 defender has had some PTSD, according to her hometown paper The Enquirer, as USWNT mates Leslie … Continue reading

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The Viral Weirdness Continues … and Grows

Even before Barack Obama had clinched the nomination, the crazy e-mails were circulating. They are like a virus infecting the body politic. How people fall for this stuff is beyond me. Below is a friend’s response to one such hateful … Continue reading

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Bob Barr the Libertarian Spoiler … Memorial Day Musings … and Other Monday Meanderings

One can only hope that Mr. Barr, the new Libertarian nominee for President, will do for the Republicans what Mr. Nader did for the Democrats in 2000. Anything that will help turn the tide is good in my book. While … Continue reading

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