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marc-levy's picture
Feb.09.2013
     The tawny owl was explaining to me, or attempting to explain,  how the size of the mountainous waves at Mavericks that often give surfers the willies and shrink their balls into kernels the size of yellow corn are influenced by cosmic dust storms light years into space that...
christopher-cudworth's picture
Feb.08.2013
The first time you read some statistics posted on the Internet, they seem fake from the get-go. Like this post that began making the rounds during the gun control debates:  More Americans have died just since 1960 from gun incidents — suicides, accidents, and homicides — than died in...
amy-palleson's picture
Jan.16.2013
I keep waiting for Wayne LaPierre to come to his senses.  For there to be some press release--designed to maximize his dignity--during which he can state, “Upon further reflection, we have reversed our position on armed personnel in the nation’s schools.”  The reversal of which would push...
naseem-rakha's picture
Dec.31.2012
As we move into the new year, let's remember the children who have been killed by guns. This short list represents just a few of those who lost their lives to gun violence, or gun mishaps in 2012. It does not include the 20 first graders gunned down at Newtown. Let's remember, and let's tell our...
ivan-g-goldman's picture
Dec.29.2012
“We see no reason to exist anymore,” explained spokesman Clem Kaddidlehopper. “Our problems are solved. Now I gotta figure out how this thing works. It’s been so long.”             “You said it,” said Mrs. Kaddidlehopper.    ...
michael-seidel's picture
Dec.28.2012
So it comes to this, the end of the year, the accounting, summarizing what did and didn't work, preparing next year's plans.  Books left in piles, waiting to be read, manuscripts in revision on my desk.  House projects still going on.  Documents at work updated to show another year...
arlene-goldbard's picture
Dec.25.2012
These are tender times. The usual end-of-the-year retrospective ache has been amplified in the aftermath of so many storms, inner and outer. It’s often hard to know whether an ambient mood is the aggregate of personal response to the brokenness we are perceiving in world events or the opposite...
jayne-lyn-stahl's picture
Dec.22.2012
Okay, so nobody wants to come out and say it, but what NRA leader Wayne LaPierre said today about having an armed police officer in every school along with an armed voluteer force to protect children from future nightmares like the one we all lived through one week ago today at Sandy Hook...
shaun-d-landry's picture
Dec.22.2012
When I was in High School, I was a Sgt. First Class in ROTC.  I took ROTC because I had huge breasts and did not want to be seen in the locker room with other girls.   In my child brain, I thought being in this class was fine.  We dress up in Military gear once a week, bought...