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Lots of Videos Today

Video-intensive today. We begin with an exclusive interview at Reason.com. Nick Gillespie meets “The One”. Yes, it is an April Fools joke. As is this, in a cosmic sense. Nevada must be sooo proud. And […]


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“In An Insane World, A Sane Man Must Appear Insane”

They’re not insane; You and I are In an oft-repeated quote (the origin is uncertain, but let’s attribute it to Mr. Spock) it’s observed that “in an insane world, a sane man must appear insane”. […]


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When Worlds Collide

When worlds collide. The New York Post reports this morning on a new film by James O’Keefe of Project Veritas featuring an interview with the Assistant Dean of Students at Cornell University.  Joseph Scaffido is […]


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Is Sending Your Daughter To College Child Abuse?

Is sending your son or daughter to college child abuse? Increasingly, the answer might be “Yes”. Allow me to share some links: Let’s begin here. And we continue. Moving on, here’s the latest from the […]


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Everything Ray: Yard Goats?

Really? Yesterday, the name of the new AA franchise was revealed, chosen from a reported 6,000 entries. The name, submitted by Anthony Castora was inspired by his father-in-laws memories of Hartford’s railroading history, though I […]



The Sun Will Come Out Tomorrow

So you walk into Starbucks, eagerly anticipating a grande, step to the counter, and before you can order, the Barista starts a conversation about…


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That’s The Best You Can Come Up With?

Is that it? That’s the best you can come up with? Earlier today, a number of legislators, tribal officials, union workers and other interested parties gathered at the Capitol to express support for expansion of […]


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Everything Ray: Happy Monday!

Happy Monday. Hope you’re coping with the switch to EDT well. This morning Michael Barone was a guest reporting on a list released by the Foundation For Individual Fights in Education. It seems an increasing […]



Everything Ray: A Void That Must Be Filled

I was up late last night, and so this is going to be short, though I could write a 1000 word entry raving about Asleep At The Wheel and The Quebe Sisters who were on […]


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Everything Ray: What Difference, At This Point, Does It Matter?

Some items from the online world: First: Someone get San Fran Nan to the fainting couch. So tormented was the former Speaker of the House by Netanyahu’s speech, that John Larson had to grab the […]