Monthly Archives: September 2012

If declaring victory would help…

Between posts here I tend to argue in comments on other blogs whenever the subject catches me enough to quickly reply. Lately one of those arguments has been an on and off three-way of sorts concerning U.S. militarism and left-wing … Continue reading

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Low-budget movies don’t usually get associated with riots and RPG-fire, but that’s what happened when a clip from a cheap-ass anti-Muslim film “Innocence of Muslims” ended up on YouTube. Protests sprang up around U.S. embassies in majority Muslim countries, escalating … Continue reading

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Demand a better structure

As has been previously observed in this space, the portrayal on the part of most Dem-leaning pundits and bloggers of Republicans as reflexively opposed to government intervention is false. What they oppose is intervention not done by Republicans. Despite his … Continue reading

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