May, 2012

Maverick's Gold+

  I had lunch today with an interesting character we shall call the Maverick, as…

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Chris Hayes, Hero+

The almost reflexive designation of anyone who dies in battle as a “hero”…

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GOP: Just Plain Evil?+

  “They’re willing to snatch food from the mouths of babes (literally,…

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Memorial Day 2012+

  “It is rather for us to be here dedicated to the great task remaining before…

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The Great Reversal+

Not long ago I objected to using the term “war” when it’s not merited.…

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Facebook Bankruptcy!+

  Based on the complete dataset of Facebook equity prices (discarding initial…

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Facebook Unlike(ly)+

I’m no financial expert (as nemo can attest), and Wall Street sure ain’t…

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Down! Uncouth Dogs!+

  Mr. Ben Brantley, the theater critic of the New York Times, has an important message…

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Deer oh deer+

As if we didn’t have enough to worry about, we’re running low on songbirds…

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Judge: Voice Story "Not Credible"+

“These allegations lack a credible basis.” So ruled a New York State Supreme…

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Minority Majority+

Did you hear the news? Minorities accounted for 50.4% of births in the U.S. during the…

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Surprise, surprise+

From our friend Alfred Centauri over at the Daily Pundit comes some information that…

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Of Mice and Men+

We read today that Emory University has announced that it has developed a medication…

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Headline Creep+

Web Publishing Danger #467: not having enough time to deliberate and create accurate,…

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Just About Everything?+

The English-language broadcast of Qatar-based news network Al Jazeera has been available…

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Perfection In A Promise+

I’m just going to publish this without much comment and no explanation.  If you…

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Questions For Kelly+

When we last left off with Kelly Cramer, author of Village Voice Media’s stories…

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The Blame Game+

The failure to take responsibility rears its sickly head in all social spheres, from…

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