Category Archives: PostADay2011

A Few Thoughts

Politics are always vitriolic. But herein lies a problem. Do we not want Statesmen as leaders? A Statesman is someone who is refined in his dealings with others, particularly his foes. A Statesman doesn’t lower himself to mudslinging and character … Continue reading

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Soulja Boy Is A Racist Homophobe?

I realized, much to my chagrin, that I had misspelled Soulja Boy’s name. It is now corrected and I apologize for the error. I do not even know who Soulja Boy is. I’m guessing he’s a rapper of some sort. … Continue reading

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What One Feature I Wish WordPress Had

Via The Daily Post. Ok. This is one is a bit of a cheat, as it’s kinda, sorta, my job to find ways to make WordPress.com better. But since you’ve been using WordPress all these many weeks, to make all … Continue reading

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Endless Rage

Every little thing pisses me off, lately. I don’t mean irritates, now, I mean I’m fine one minute, even happy (if I’m allowed to be happy, that is) to raging anger the next. And for the smallest reasons. Just a … Continue reading

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Protected: I Get It, Okay?

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Open Thread Thursday: Megachilidae

From Wikipedia (Megachilidae) The Megachilidae are a cosmopolitan family of (mostly) solitary bees whose pollen-carrying structure (called a scopa) is restricted to the ventral surface of the abdomen (rather than mostly or exclusively on the hind legs as in other … Continue reading

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Now for something funny (for a change)

ItsJustSomeRandomGuy continues to make funny videos about superhero movies. To date, he’s got a slew of videos (around 125 or so). If you’re a movie buff, especially a superhero movie buff, then you’ll want to check out his videos.

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World War II Fought Over Obamacare – Rick Santorum

Wha. . . ? If I was a War2 vet, I’d be pissed. Even if I was a Republican War2 vet, I’d be pissed. How dare he use the anniversary of D-Day for his own political use. I’m so sick … Continue reading

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From the Archives: On Rights

I originally posted this back on September 7, 2008. I thought it was still relevant, given the state this country is in and the almost single-minded push to strip all our rights away from us. The post appears as it … Continue reading

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Secrets of the Patriot Act

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