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frank-herbert

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The idea of the A to Z Challenge is an interesting one… Interesting, in the sense of ‘… well, I can see how that might work.’ Not in the sense of ‘holy moly, why didn’t someone think of this before?’ But interesting, none the less. Imposing some semblance of structure on the subject of my posts will be, I’m sure, welcome news to my hearty and discerning readers – readers who, as you may well be aware, are composed of the cream of the crop, the salt of the earth…  and the cherry cheese strudel of the desert cart, as it rolls around trying to tempt patrons with the sinful concoctions of those evil, evil bakers at the Hungarian Pastry shop (mmmm, MMMM!!!) – readers who (I’m sure) really only ever tune in to see what kind of grammatical train wreck I happened to have gotten myself into today. “His writing is rather gruesome… horrifying, really – like an accident on the highway, between a semi-deranged fruit tree and a 4-passanger donkey colliding in the fog of our political system, as most …

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I once posted something to the effect that I couldn’t possibly write something each and every day; there just isn’t enough things worth mentioning, much less reading about… Silly rabbit… The problem these days seems to be that there are entirely too many things that need to be said, discussed and challenged, and the problem, at least for me, is to keep from falling into the gaping abyss of pessimism and depression by the sheer magnitude of the tasks before us. Yes, US… I not doing this alone, people… Someone put the nit-twit down and help me… If anyone is even reading this, which I, for one, don’t really believe. But that’s not why one writes, or, at least, not why I write. In the academic world there’s a fairly well accepted maxim that runs “publish or perish.’ For me, it’s publish or scream. And the world is already a much too noisy place as it is… Yes, this blog could be construed as adding to the noise, but, since no one reads it, it …

Originally posted March 19, 2007

Monday – 03/19/07  I’m really flabbergasted (what a great word…) about the following. I’ll just let the article excerpts speak for itself… The following are culled from an article appearing on the MSNBC web site, which in turn got it from the Washington Post… WP: DOJ praised attorney it later fired N.M. attorney had been invited to train others on election fraud issues