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The Answer: People Chow

Several years ago the First Lady, in an effort to combat childhood obesity, introduced the “Let’s Move” campaign. Sensibly, part of the plan was to encourage kids to increase their level of physical activity.

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Good Times!

For many kids, Saturday morning was a time to grab a bowl of cereal, or a pop tart, and plunk down in front of the TV.  Saturday mornings were cartoon time. From the playful antics […]


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The Magic Of Government

We were told that the U.S. healthcare system was unwieldy, and that a major reorganization was essential to its, and our, very survival. And so after the ACA was passed in 2010, we finally got […]


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Sing Along: “This Land is Your Land. This Land Is My Land”….

The Malloy campaign, along with state Democrats, are accusing Tom Foley of a “cut and paste” job after examining (or not) his urban agenda. They claim most of his initiatives are simply a rehash of […]


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A Request

We begin todays post with a request: CAN WE STOP USING THE PHRASE “BOOTS ON THE GROUND”? A quick Google search returned over 6 million hits. It’s getting old. And besides, if there are “boots […]


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This Is Depressing

Well this is depressing.  A CBS poll reveals that a majority of Americans now believe that human CO2 emissions are at least a factor in global warming. Oh wait! The UN, which is gathering to […]


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The Battle For Hearts And Minds

The battle for hearts and minds continues. And this weekend in New York City, a collection of multi-millionaires, unoccupied Occupy Wall Streeters, and those who keep the 60’s alive gathered to save the Earth and promote socialism.



Important Tacos In History….And More

Here’s our Friday news roundup, now with more links.


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The Value Of A College Education

I’m sure top-tier schools are just fine, but those further down the prestige ladder are seeing the problems of decreased demand increasing.


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A friend recently who left the state several years ago to find work elsewhere (he’s in Virginia now) listens online when he can, and emails once or twice a week. In a recent note, he […]




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