Daily Archive: February 3, 2012

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All’s Fair in Love and War (and Boat-Building)

We spend the last two days taking out all the screws and washers that held the plywood in place while the glue set, and then cleaning things up; filling the hundreds of little screw...

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Call Out For Awesome

I’m going through my old blog commenting haunts and discovered Dr. Free-Ride has put out a call to help a group of high school science students fund their trip to CERN. The group is...

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The Real Moment Komen Tripped Up

Earlier this week I met with a client who heads up a non-profit that serves a particular segment of the disenfranchised. She had concerns about some projects one of her organization’s divisions were starting,...

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Friday Jukebox: Canadians and Texans Edition

I don’t know why, but I’ve been rediscovering early Barenaked Ladies and early Pat Green the last week or two. I can’t say that I care much for what BNL have done since (and...

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Komen v Planned Parenthood

Since everyone in the League had the good sense to avoid this story all week, I thought I’d ruin our Friday.  (edited to add)  Well, not everybody.  (/edited) Today, the Komen Foundation retracted its...

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The Retroactive Table of Contents : Jan 26 – Feb 3

(Note: This week Rufus brought up the point that with so many posts these days it’s easy to miss stuff.  He suggested we begin doing a weekly review, similar to The Dish.  Great idea!...

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Hobbes: What’s a Body to Do?

Even people who have never read a page of Hobbes have probably seen the frontispiece of Leviathan. It’s a body, made up of bodies. (Yeah, there are other bits down below. We’ll talk about...

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