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  1. Trump Change

    You can't spend it, but it just might buy a presidency. And that has many a traditional, beltway politico running scared. In fact, there are so many traditional, insider republicans publicly aghast these days you'd think "The Donald" was rushing about from caucus to caucus in the altogether.

    It has to make you wonder why, why are they so surprised and offended at this hour? Use most of your time failing to advance any clear vision of your nation beyond the negative response to someone ...
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  2. An Old Reflection On the Kindness of Strangers and/or the Need For Noise Protection

    You never know. People can surprise you. The other day I was trenching near the road at the front of my property (because we'd had a good rain and the earth was easy). Noisy beast of a trencher....Anyway, this fellow drove by in a nice new truck and I accidentally threw some mud up on him. Well, as you likely imagine he locked up his breaks and stopped a ways down the road, backed up a little and rolled down his window. I could tell that he was angry by the look on his face. So you know what I was ...
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  3. On the Curious Case of the Anti-Social Social Club

    It seems like only yesterday a few valiant, anti-social stalwarts gathered together in a wreckless act of irony I dubbed the Anti-Social Social Club.

    As I put it then: "If you want in, we don't need you. If you're interested in joining, then you're not for us. This is strictly a table for one, paid my dues to keep from paying them, one size fits me and what are you looking at refuge. Now go away."

    Of course, this was before blogs around here, so I suppose you could say
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  4. Town Quixote's

    Quote Originally Posted by Town Heretic View Post
    Edit: One of the things I like about the old Gazettes is you run into people you haven't thought about or talked to in a while...and note how some old battles brought new friends. Here's one from April of 2013:

    Sunday Evening Gazette


    In the live your life over/what would you do thread...
    Quote Originally Posted by Charity View Post
    I notice that the net traffic threw this site is mostly From the Usa.
    Well, we had a lot of French here at one point, but they wouldn't talk to anyone else...the Brits have
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  5. Town Quixote's Spotlight: Profiles in Discouragement

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    Profiles in Discouragement: a random glimpse into the richness of profile page life and conversation. The names have been changed to protect...no one really, but there you go.

    First guy: Nice childish remark! I would expect nothing less from you.

    Country Traditionalist: No idea what you're talking about...

    FG: I'm certain your remark was innocent. One might even add, childish in nature.

    CT: One might add a random string of letters to the end of
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