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Matters of Life and Death

“The pedigree of honey Does not concern the bee; A clover, any time, to him Is aristocracy.” –Emily Dickinson This may sound weird, but I love bees. If I were allergic to their sting, maybe I’d feel otherwise. As it is, … Continue reading

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Protecting the Public … Or Something

“The care of human life and happiness, and not their destruction, is the first and only object of good government.” –Thomas Jefferson Hmmm. Our government is definitely taking care of us, one way or another. How comforting. Except I occasionally … Continue reading

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Still Digging

“Our newspapers do not represent public interests, but private interests; they do not represent humanity, but property; they value a man, not because he is great or good, or wise, or useful, but because he is wealthy, or of service … Continue reading

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