Monthly Archives: September 2005

No California Dreaming Here

I’m not sure why this song stuck with me over the years, but whenever the weather begins to turn, I find California Dreaming rattling around in my head. I suppose I once enjoyed the tune, but it’s been rattling around … Continue reading

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Pied Pipers and Lemmings

The Democratic primaries for the NYC mayoral race took place this week, and it reminded me of an aspect to modern American culture that I am finding increasingly alarming. Remember when it used to be said, “may the best man … Continue reading

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Race vs. Class in America

There has been a lot of flap about the holes in the evacuation plans of New Orleans, and aid reaching those who have been stranded there. The stories are horrific, there is no other way to put it. The shortfalls … Continue reading

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