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Mr. Tangerine Man
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Created: 06/07/2019
Category: Politics
Mr. Tangerine Man, music by Bob Dylan, lyrics and performed by Dady BrothersTo all who are sane in the world and waiting ever more angrily for Nancy Pelosi to Constitutionally...
DENMARK HAS MOVED MORE RATIONALLY LEFT
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Created: 06/06/2019
Category: Politics
In the process of a major editCOPENHAGENSea level in Copenhagen.  On the heels of the June 5 Danish national election, the capitol of the happiest nation in the world will...
IMPEACH
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Created: 06/03/2019
Category: Politics
Going ahead with an impeachment process against President Trump will indeed be a scary test of the US Constitution's ability to Check and Balance the three powers of government under...
Fare Thee Well My Child
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Created: 05/01/2019
Category: Society
On October 7, 2018, "the United Nations released a damning report. The short version: We have about 12 years to actually do something to prevent the worst aspects of climate...
Trump & Putin and Premature Ejaculations
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Created: 02/02/2019
Category: Politics
In spite of the current Cold War saber rattling between MAGA and Putin's version of it, I do speculate a bit if this wasn't sort of colluded upon by both...
Oh Great Confluence
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Created: 10/26/2018
Category: Science
A sinewing fog, through ancient browns and greenDewy leaves, dripping beneathMisty whispering, through lush green fernRain rain, falling fallingTrickling onto, moldy leavesFlowing through, gnarly rootsBackswimmers delighting, in gathering poolsWoodthrush warily...
Some Civilized Words About Global Warming
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Created: 10/22/2018
Category: Science
In a ”which came first, the chicken or egg” sort of way, have you ever speculated, as you think with words, about what your conscious sense of self would be...
The body of Christ  --Amen
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Created: 08/21/2018
Category: Religion
This is John Shapiro, Pennsylvania's State Attorney General, delivering the findings by the PA Supreme Court Grand Jury, of the systematic sex abuses of children, and coverups, by Roman Catholic...
TICK TOCK TICK TOCK
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Created: 07/22/2018
Category: Politics
"All the President's Men" has grown bizarre and dangerous beyond anything from Nixon. That was a very different Congress and set of circumstances back then, in a country rather fed up with its youth...
The Copper Lady and the Superbug
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Created: 06/29/2018
Category: Science
If a large passenger plane crashed every day, would you risk taking a flight? It's estimated that's how many people on average die every day from contracting an antibiotic resistant...
A Musical Tribute to President Donald J. Trump
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Created: 04/21/2018
Category: Politics
Special message below This Is NRA Country : There’s a boy down the road on a bridge with hisfishing pole   You don’t have to look far, all you gotta do is look...
FINAL POTLATCH
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Created: 04/18/2018
Category: Fiction
Foreword: This story is fiction framed in ethnology. First published by Altair Magazine of Australia, which no longer exists.  The illustration was scanned from the magazine. Updated in 2010 to honor...
Who's Afraid of the Big Bad Wolf
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Created: 12/25/2017
Category: Science
On Dec. 24, 2017, an influential nationalistic member of the Danish parliament, Søren Espersen, said, "Wolves attack small children and old people. It's nuts to have them in Denmark...[translated from the Danish]."  Espersen...
The Scent of a Tweet
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Created: 12/23/2017
Category: Fiction
"What!?" I puff, as consciousness returns.I get back nothing. Just scent-silence from the computer.  Though the aromatic connection to The Queen lingers strongly. I can see through my ship’s skin that the...
The Strange Case of a Danish Submarine -- the UC3 Nautilus
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Created: 08/22/2017
Category: Science
(This is thought to be the final photo of Kim Wall -- an image capture from a smartphone video -- as she sailed out of Copenhagen Harbor onboard the Nautilus. ...