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Obama and the OWS: Of Hubris and Reality

Yesterday was a day of heretofore unheard of hubris. Permit me to present my case by giving you two examples. First, the wannabe hippies known as the Occupy Movement declared their co-dependence…errr…I mean independence…or something. The following is from a  … Continue reading

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TSA Creator: Call Me Victor Frankenstein

Think of Mary Shelley’s timeless parable of a modern Prometheus – whose theft of heavenly fire comes back to haunt him in ways he never imagined – writ large in America’s airports today. In the original story, a hubristic Victor … Continue reading

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When the Truth Prevails, The Tea Party Prevails

It is said that a lie goes halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its shoes on; in an age of instantaneous communication I would suggest that a lie circumvents the planet before truth has … Continue reading

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