Daily Archive: November 1, 2012

Falling out of Love with Hate, Part 3: Mending Fences

(Preamble, Part 1, Part 2) Well now, quite a bit of excitement here in Montauk recently; a near fist-fight, a boat launched and christened, a terrible storm with loss of life; all in one...

About Facebook’s new Promoted Posts for for Businesses

I detect rising butthurt on the twitters and internets over Facebook’s heavy-handed attempts to monetize the various plots that Facebooks share-croppers have worked hard to clear, plant, cultivate. I think this means I’m a...

Happy All Saints Day!

I know I post this every year but the poem is *JUST THAT GOOD*. Here is Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr.’s “The Deacon’s Masterpiece”.

Voting on a Prayer

Dave Weigel boldly travels into a realm I’d dare not go — the minds of those newspaper editorial boards that endorsed Obama in 2008 but went for Romney in 2012. It’s a land of magical...