Monthly Archives: April 2007

Letter to the Editor

The Offending Article My response: In Thursday’s letter, R. Stan Marsh misrepresented socialism. He claimed that socialists are “essentially advocates of centralized control over people’s lives under the guise of democracy”. Our right-wing President throws the term democracy around when … Continue reading

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The Way of Life Our Soldiers Fight to Protect

“According to the Economic Policy Institute, at the current federal minimum wage of $5.15 per hour, it takes a full fifty-two-week year of work to earn what the average CEO earns before lunch on Monday.” from The Nation.

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Free Ice Cream!

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Travelin’ Fool

One year ago, I’d never been on a commercial plane. Since then, I’ve been on twenty-six airplanes. Twenty-four of them got off the ground with me on board. I’ve slept in three foreign countries and eight cities in five states.I … Continue reading

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RIP Kurt Vonnegut

11 November 1922 – 11 April 2007

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Looking for the Resurrection

I’m actually working on some writing today. God, how I miss it. I wish I would do a better job of managing my free time. And my money, for that matter. I rarely take advantage of the fact that it … Continue reading

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