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Nicely Done, 84

How about a shout-out to my fellow Westsylvanians, 84 Lumber, whose censored commercial is generating a ton of commendations and criticism this morning along with those other legendary political dissidents, Coca-Cola and Anheiser-Busch. I mean, who do they think they … Continue reading

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Happy Flag Day

It’s an under-appreciated holiday.  Take some time, roll some bocce, fire  up the grill.  Enjoy a little rant I wrote in the local university newspaper a few years ago on the futility of both flag-burning as a political statement and … Continue reading

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War Is Cruelty, And You Cannot Refine It

Excuse me a moment while I alienate all the southerners reading this blog…. This is General William Tecumseh Sherman on scenic horse ride through Georgia–I got in a bit of a kerfluffle with a southern stranger on Pinterest last year … Continue reading

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