Monthly Archives: March 2010

Betty Bowers Explains the Mormons

The fabulous Betty Bowers says it all and better than I ever could.

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Lest we forget the real Reagan administration

And the real Reagan: “Ronald Reagan destroyed unions…cut the budgets for education, EPA, poverty programs, etc…engaged in a public policy initiative aimed specifically at screwing over the poor…advanced the prison-industrial complex….hollowed out the Federal government to the best of his … Continue reading

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Edsel vs. Hummer

“The Edsel is a case in point, and it proves that even if you plant a want, herald its spontaneous creation, and rush to fill it, it won’t grow without proper nourishment…We consumers ought to be more careful when polled … Continue reading

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Grayson Bill Opens Up Medicare To Anyone Who Can Pay For It

“Congressman Alan Grayson (FL-8) today introduced a bill (H.R. 4789) which would give the option to buy into Medicare to every citizen of the United States. The ‘Public Option Act,’ also known as the ‘Medicare You Can Buy Into Act,’ … Continue reading

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P.O.D. …is real

And real good for authors, too: “Citing changes in the publishing business and a desire for more control over the publishing process, Wideman said, “I’ve been thinking about alternatives for a long time. I like the idea of being in … Continue reading

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Morning on Mt. Diablo

“Contra Costa County officials are drafting a letter to the U.S. Board on Geographic Names opposing efforts to change the name of Mt. Diablo, the beloved landmark that rises above the East Bay. “The county Board of Supervisors voted unanimously … Continue reading

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More on Social Networking

So, as some of you might have noticed, I’m publicizing this book like crazy. According to publicist Chase Wang of BAM! Marketing, Publicity & Promotions, social networking is the new book publicity. So I’ve been social networking like a motherf*cker … Continue reading

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