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The President and the Prince

What do you think about quantitative easing? Alright, scratch that. What’s your take on reparations for the descendants of enslaved people? Yeah, ok. Let’s move this in a less contentious direction: a penny, please, for your thoughts on Islam. Or, … Continue reading

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Look At Me!

It’s tempting to think that this Muslim – …and this unnamed woman, who is dressed like a four-year-old – …are not among the more extreme sources of irritation on Facebook. Given, that is, just how extremely irritating Facebook (or, more … Continue reading

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No, no, no, the LAST thing I want is a conversation. (The daily perils of being an introvert.)

You know what it’s like. You keep meaning to write a new blog post, get caught up doing all sorts of other stuff, and then suddenly it’s been five months. Going this long without my winning observations, wry turns of … Continue reading

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