Daily Archive: April 4, 2013

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Thursday Night Bar Fight #7: All Hail the Chief!

Good news, everyone! Finally admitting to ineptitude and corruption, each of the two major political parties is throwing in the towel and admitting that as a general rule they’re really terrible at picking candidates. ...

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Roger Ebert, R.I.P.

Famous film critic Roger Ebert has died. He could be as scathing as any critic, but he also displayed a passionate love of movies and film-making more warmhearted and heartfelt than most others I...

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A Lazy Thursday Tod-centric Brain Teaser…

… of sorts, anyway. A friend just reminded me of this list I made in high school and the common denominators he saw immediately that I didn’t.  Reminded of it now, I found myself wondering,...

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Charity, Nation-Sized

During our charity symposium, I argued that much of what we do for charity is really self-regarding, and we can know this because these acts are inefficient when evaluated for their help-giving power. For...

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League of Ordinary Babies

Simpson Mayonnaise* Kazzy.  A healthy baby boy.  Mom and baby are are healthy.  Dad is terrified.  All are well. * His pseudonym could have gone either way.  Somehow I failed to realize that Mayonnaise was...

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Trade Sequence Part 5 – The Rich Man’s Burden

Hey everyone, I thought the brief lull between the April Fools’ listicles and the Education Symposium was a good time for the next part of my trade sequence.       Here’s the current contents page....