Monthly Archives: November 2014

Turning Towards Apathy

The Republicans of course, as the winners do in every election no matter how silly it sounds, are claiming a mandate in their election victory. Also, of course, just as in the campaign, they are unable to say what the … Continue reading

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Obama calls for Free and Open Internet

The White House email today was all about Obama asking the FCC to consider new rules making the Internet free and open and keeping it that way—to regulate it as a public utility, the way we regulate phone companies. So … Continue reading

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Historic!

That’s what they are all saying about the midterm results. They are actually only historic in that history repeats itself. Democrats and Republicans now know what the other felt like in 2006, when the Democrats swept and took over both … Continue reading

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Making the case for Obama

Got this graphic from an Obama email in the last day or two. And sure, you could list other things that haven’t gone as well. The point is, it is very easy to make a case TO run on Obama’s … Continue reading

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VOTE!!!

In 1966 comedian Jack Parr said “Don’t vote–it only encourages them.” Parr wasn’t the first to tell the joke, and while the humor still works, the reality is the reverse. We are no longer represented by our elected officials, and … Continue reading

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