Monthly Archives: September 2011

The Permanent Campaign.

Being the President of the United States is not a normal job and only a certain kind of person would wish to campaign for it. Though on paper the position grants the holder almost limitless freedom of action, the suspicion … Continue reading

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Coincidence? You kiddin’ me?

On Thursday, August 25th, 2011, El Salvador recognized Palestine as an independent state in the midst of a drive by the Arab League to upgrade it to full membership status in the United Nations. I quote: “This decision was made … Continue reading

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Surfing the Web can be a disheartening experience, these days, with talk of financial collapse, the growing authoritarianism of the Western democracies, terrorism, wars of choice, climate disruption, corporate, political and financial malfeasance and corruption…. You name it, it’s falling … Continue reading

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My first Scifi novel is now available…

‘Kiiron’ is the first book in the ‘Lodestar Rising’ trilogy to be released. What’s it about? Set against the background of a military dictatorship, known as the ‘Protectorate’, Karl Dornik, a military specialist turned drifter, crash lands on Iskinar, a … Continue reading

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It just occured to me….

Americans are big on circumcision – at least the ones I dated in California while studying at UCLA Film School were. What do they do with all those ‘offcuts’ do you think. If I had to guess, Majority Leader Cantor’s … Continue reading

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The real ’2012′.

Unlike the spin-masters of Hollywood and the History Channel, who’ve gone completely overboard with their dire predictions for December 21st, 2012 in the interests of profit, the Maya people have made no such claim for the end of their Long … Continue reading

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