Tag Archives: nuclear war

Doomed.

I noted recently an article that said there is some concern in the US that Russian submarines may cut undersea internet cables as part of a preface to nuclear war (I think the writer was being just a little over … Continue reading

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10 Pictures: Chicago, April 10,1982

And I went down to the demonstration To get my fair share of abuse Singing, “We’re gonna vent our frustration If we don’t we’re gonna blow a 50-amp fuse” You can’t always get what you want You can’t always get … Continue reading

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Might as Well Cut My Hair

Speak out, speak out against the madness Speak your mind if you dare But don’t, no it’s a special don’t try to get yourself elected And if you do, you better cut your hair Because it appears to be a … Continue reading

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MINOs

I am a recovering sociologist.  That is to say, I got interested in sociology when I was an undergraduate at the University of Minnesota, went to grad school at the University of Chicago and wrote a Master’s thesis, and wrote … Continue reading

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You. Do. Not. Know. Me.

Last night, my family was sitting around when I pulled up a FB posting of an article from Cracked on my phone (why?  Because it was there, and we were between games of Uno).  The article was something like “Seven … Continue reading

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Just Like Starting Over

When I started out (which to my mind is always associated with college) I knew that I would be an academic, a journalist, or a thespian.  An academic because, well, that’s what both of my parents were.  A journalist?  Well, … Continue reading

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