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Are You Fit? Do you Live in Connecticut, Colorado or California?

America’s fittest cities according to Gallup, are almost all in states begnning with a C.  The two anomalies?  Massachusetts and Nevada (both of which border on C-States).  This obvious and important factor in your fitness has not yet been studied, … Continue reading

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A Little on the Drug-Addled, Pasty, Russian Nesting Doll Guy that the GOP Adores … Then We Move On

Saturday morning … last morning before we go back to daylight savings time.  I’m having some smooth, dark coffee and catching up on the news of the world while the sun comes up here. Scary times, as the economy’s woes … Continue reading

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Happy Friday!

Wow – it’s still hard to take in the enormity of what has transpired in this country, this week. I was listening to “Talk of the World” on NHPR yesterday – and the enthusiasm, world-wide, for this president and what … Continue reading

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Technology-Challenged Thursday

I’m having some difficulties uploading an Mp3 of an interview with Pia … so in the interim, here’s a good article by Tim Wise (posted on Alternet) about the special privileges that white candidates for President and Vice President seem … Continue reading

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In What Respect, Charlie?

This clip of Charlie Gibson’s interview with Sarah Palin pretty much says it all.  McCain may be channeling Bush, but Sarah is pretty much the real thing … never EVER letting her ignorance stand in the way of her swagger … Continue reading

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Back with the Pack … etc.

Yes, Brett Favre is going to compete for his old job … and in this excellent commentary by Tom Curran, I find a good summary of the whole danged episode. I was too tired of Brett’s familiar ambivalence to pay … Continue reading

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Marathons of the Boston … and the Pennsylvania Varieties

I’m thinking of marathons this morning, as we look back at yesterday’s epic Boston Marathon … and ahead toward today’s Pennsylvania Primary. First, the Boston one … where on the men’s side, Robert Cheruiyot won his record-tying fourth Boston Marathon … Continue reading

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Hmmmmm …

I do like it when there’s internecine fighting over there on the right, don’t you?  It appears unlikely that Rush will make his peace with Mr. McCain any time soon … unless he’s just spouting hyperbole to bolster his ratings.  … Continue reading

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