Nov 042015

I have a personal profile on Facebook again. It’s been more than two years since that was the case, and the page has been gone for almost a year. Why return? It’s simple, really. When I left, I had significant privacy concerns with Facebook. I still do, but now, they’re just another head on […]

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Nov 012015

Actor and former U.S. Senator Fred Thompson died today after a recurrence of lymphoma. He was 73. He was home with family in the Nashville area, and went peacefully. I liked Fred Thompson for president in 2008. We lined up on a lot of practical issues, and differed on some others. But what really appealed […]

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Oct 302015

I intended to watch Wednesday night’s debate, and I did, but I didn’t know I’d live-blog it on Twitter too. Just kind of happened. I didn’t post thoughts yesterday because I try to keep Thursday miscellanea posts apolitical. Here is a bullet for each candidate, ordered from “helped himself/herself least” to “helped himself/herself most”: Jeb […]

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Oct 282015

That Hillary Clinton keeps supporters who seem to be otherwise rational human beings is one of the most deeply disturbing single truths of our current political climate. And if you’re in the tank for her, then I don’t think there is anything she could do that you wouldn’t decide was a dirty smear by those […]

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