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Of Planes and Presidents and Birds of Prey

How refreshing to write a headline focused on the letter P and not have Sarah Palin come to mind (except as an after thought, just now – like a toothache remembered). So these are heady, miraculous times.  The Hudson River … Continue reading

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The Real Pia

Thanks to HollyCornblog, I am reminded of what I actually meant by my secret word … it was pia the herb, of course.  In fact, I am drinking a nice cup of pia tea with honey as I write this … Continue reading

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Bush Always Makes Me Feel like Scrooge!

Hey – thanks for the game, Stephen.  Very satisfying (especially with the sound turned up)! What else have we today?  A brief comment from Nate Silver that takes a slightly different perspective on the Rick Warren controversy – basically looking … Continue reading

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Obama, US Soccer Awards … Snowy Saturday Stuff

First off – thanks to Alice and Stephen for the compelling discussion of Obama’s choice of Rick Warren for his inauguration.  Time will tell, I suppose, whether Obama is backing away from promises or working toward an inclusiveness that is, … Continue reading

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Barack Needs to Do Some 'Splainin

Can he? His choice of Rick Warren to give the convocation at his Inauguration has everyone puzzled and pissed. Everyone but Rick and himself, from what I can tell.  Barney Frank decries the choice, as does Boltgirl, as does JordanCornblog. … Continue reading

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