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Thursday, Aug. 30, 2012 10:56 am
Let’s talk budget! Yes, the wonky wonderland of the federal budget, with page after page of numbers – what fun, eh? No. Most people would prefer a root canal to a budget discussion (indeed...
Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012 07:08 am
Question: If you mix a cocktail of “black liquor,” biofuels, diesel and a generous splash of tax subsidies – then have it shaken vigorously by a U.S. senator and served in a golden g...
Thursday, Aug. 16, 2012 04:13 pm
If you thought right-wing politicos couldn’t get any goofier, take a peek at Texas on “Cruz Control.”Ted Cruz is America’s latest tea party darling, having just pulled off a po...
Thursday, Aug. 2, 2012 03:57 am
Ah, it’s August – time for another quadrennial flowering of America’s glorious democratic process, otherwise known as the presidential nominating conventions! This grand testimonial ...
Thursday, July 19, 2012 07:31 pm
Some people are too smart for your own good. Food geneticists, for example. These technicians have the smarts to tinker with the inner workings of Momma Nature’s own good foods – but not t...
Thursday, July 12, 2012 09:41 pm
“Two wrongs don’t make a right,” as my old Texas momma used to instruct my brothers and me. But apparently, five of the justices on our Supreme Court didn’t have mommas with su...

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