Daily Archives: January 19, 2013

Is There Baseball In Heaven?

Stan ‘The Man’ Musial Passes Away at 92 The St. Louis Cardinals announced on Saturday that legendary left-handed batter Stan “The Man” Musial, a Hall of Famer, passed away at the age of 92. Musial was one of the best … Continue reading

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Parsing Words

No, Sidwell Friends School has no armed guards The National Rifle Association is airing a television ad (and has on its website this four-minute video) that says the private school that President Obama’s daughters attend, Sidwell Friends School, has 11 … Continue reading

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Don’t Do The Crime If You Can’t Do The Time

There have been a lot of twisted knickers over this story: Did Holder’s Department Drive an Internet Pioneer to His Death? In January 2011, Reddit co-founder, RSS creator, and Internet-freedom activist Aaron Swartz was arrested for downloading millions of academic … Continue reading

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Halfway Point

Look at the bright side. As of tomorrow we are half-way through the Age of Obama. I hope nobody was expecting some deep and pithy thoughts this morning. This is an open thread.

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