Monthly Archives: October 2009

Dopey Letter of the Day (III)

Where else but the New York Times?  To the Editor: The hubris destroying this country comes from the private sector, not government. Constitutional safeguards protect us from the abuse of government power. Executives exercise unchecked power not only to pay … Continue reading

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The Nobel committee has awarded the 2009 Peace prize to Our President, the Rt. Hon. Abraham Delano Fitzgerald Mahatma Obama for… what exactly? When Charles Ives won the 1947 Pulitzer Prize for Music he gave away the money, making the … Continue reading

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How’s That Civility Stuff Working Out, Tom?

The American political system was, as the saying goes, “designed by geniuses so it could be run by idiots.” But a cocktail of political and technological trends have converged in the last decade that are making it possible for the … Continue reading

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