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Aug.31.2009 - 2:47 pm
Welcome to the era of Deranged Debate, in which subjects utterly beyond the pale are treated as worthy of serious argument.Torture? Criminally barbarous at all times. An...
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Aug.19.2009 - 12:52 pm
The well brought-up are taught to avoid discussing religion and politics at dinner, while sex is never to be mentioned under any circumstances. But the following rules allow...
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Aug.05.2009 - 11:39 am
Sunday The line extends down the block.They read or stare; earphones play rock.They wait, in flipflops and tee shirts.Few have energy to chat; none flirts. They wait patiently if...
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Mar.23.2009 - 11:00 am
Now that we're all incensed with the Obama economic team, is it too late to point out that we should have seen this coming? We keep lavishing rewards on a couple of inveterate...
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Comments from Joshua

Sep.02.2009 - 8:36 am
In response to: Putting Down My Dukes
Odd how that ideal of the quiet fighter for truth and justice, the strong, silent type who nevertheless fights...
Sep.02.2009 - 8:24 am
In response to: Deranged Debates
Thanks for that! Sometimes I reread my own stuff and what I wrote depresses the hell out of me.
Aug.31.2009 - 4:10 pm
In response to: And another thing!
Money and power are very much behind much of this I agree. Vested interests protecting themselves by manipulating the...
Aug.26.2009 - 12:31 pm
In response to: Is There a Housing Cemetery nearby?
Too many years of tennis and squash abuse have left me about as flexible as a wooden plank so I might be a lost cause...
Aug.23.2009 - 3:16 pm
In response to: Is There a Housing Cemetery nearby?
A tennis buddy took me to yoga class once and although I couldn't do a single posture, I've never sweated so much in my...