Monthly Archives: March 2015

Great! — Now I Can Sleep at Night … But Can You?

“If we let things terrify us, life will not be worth living.” –Seneca At last! Here is something we could really use. I know I can! I mean, don’t we all lie awake at night … worrying and wondering if … Continue reading

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Patriotism, Ho!

“In order to rally people, governments need enemies. They want us to be afraid, to hate, so we will rally behind them. And if they do not have a real enemy, they will invent one in order to mobilize us.” … Continue reading

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Preying on the Poor — Now That’s Class

“The trouble with being poor is that it takes up all your time.” –Willem de Kooning And when you are poor, you’re also more likely to do time. Welcome back to the good old days — Charles Dickens and Victor … Continue reading

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