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I thought of Bukowski again today.

We are Born like this Into this Into these carefully mad wars Into the sight of broken factory windows of emptiness Into bars where people no longer speak to each other Into fist fights that end as shootings and knifings … Continue reading

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People, please. Get off the Weiner.

I am feeling pretty good these days. Summer is coming and the workload is diminishing as I cruise towards the last day of school. I am even getting to sleep in a little later, which always cheers me up. Well, … Continue reading

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Bob Herbert gets it. I wish the GOP did.

Today one of my students was telling me that he got stumped by one of his university interview questions over the weekend. Considering the student as well as the outcome, I am going to have to say “stumped” is a … Continue reading

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How embarrassing.

For eight long years people in Washington had to mostly bite their tongues when it came to the vitriol that Bush and Cheney were spewing in and around the capitol world. You know, like when Bush was telling us that … Continue reading

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Politics are so jive. That’s the way, uh-huh uh-huh we like it, uh-huh uh-huh.

Last night at dinner I was reminded of the most recent controversy swirling around the Obama White House… You know, how Rahm Emanuel has a foul mouth. Oh wow. How amazing. This old news is in the news because Sarah … Continue reading

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My President FTW!

President Obama has been awarded the 2009 Nobel Peace Prize, and you know what? That is completely kick ass and TOTALLY deserved. I love how instantly all these people are like, “What did he do to deserve that?” Really? That … Continue reading

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