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My on-going rant on the state of human relations which we call politics. A poor man’s jon stuart or a rich man’s bill maher, however you wanna look at that.

Bonfire Night

Remember, remember the fifth of November The gunpowder, treason and plot. I can think of no reason, Why the gunpowder treason Should ever be forgot. I’m not English but I have a special affinity for this night. It’s my firm … Continue reading

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In Which We Meet The Beast From The Earth

The time has come — said the Walrus — to inject a bit of rationality into the relationships between the world’s religious communities. I hate to add vitriol to a situation already besotted with senseless rage so instead I will … Continue reading

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Chuck Norris’s Tears are the Cure for Religious Zealotry. Too Bad He Never Cries.

I recently witnessed a tragicomic youtube video that some 50,000 other netizens have had the misfortune of viewing and it was one of those outrages so grand it demands a snicker-snack of the pen. I’m referring, of course, to the … Continue reading

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Electioneering as an Applied Science

Of course at just this moment we’re caught up in the buzz and the drama, the theater and the suspense: will it be the rascally kid from Chicago or the wiry chin from Minnesota (or maybe he’s from Utah? He … Continue reading

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Provincialism

The thing about the steady march of progress is it’s supposed to be — and let me spell this out now because we clearly have some important members of our society who have missed what I’m about to say — … Continue reading

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