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Stimulus Redux

July 14, 2009

With the renewed talk of yet more stimulus payments, I decided to pull up my previous post on the subject. I’m not sure that taking on massive amounts of more debt is what we need, […]

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Stimulus, Bail-out, Safety Net

March 19, 2009

As with so many others, I read with a blend of amusement and disgust (mostly the latter) the latest attempts of the Washington Elite to “help” me. And by me, I am referring to a […]

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RHPS Event

March 8, 2009

Last night we went to the midnight showing of RHPS (Rocky Horror). jason had a good time and we got to hang out with some friends – the rest of this post is gonna sound […]

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Basis of Faith

February 6, 2009

I was very disappointed to hear that President Obama has decided to keep the notorius “Office of Faith-Based Initiatives” – albeit with some tweaking. It is now (source: NPR) the “Office of Faith-Based and Neighborhood […]

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700 Billion Dollars Looking for a Home

September 25, 2008

Well, other than the obvious (“I’ll take it, thank you“) – if it is going to be invested in, used to purchase from, or otherwise given over to companies, partnerships, associations, trusts or anyone else… […]

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Law and Order Candidate

June 3, 2008

As a newly-naturalized US citizen, I am looking forward to voting here for the first time. I will, or course, vote Democratic– so long as the so-called ‘religious’ right-wing fundamentalist virus infects the other party. […]