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  • LOVESUCKER lost in a Gypsy translation

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    By Published December 22, 2014 at 2:26 am - No Comments The word “gypsy” gets thrown around a lot these days as it carries numerous meanings and translations on its back. Originally back in the 14th century, in the English language, the term “gypsy” referred to Romany people who occupied Central […]

    LOVESUCKER lost in a Gypsy translation
  • Winter Solstice is Today

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    By Published December 21, 2014 at 7:40 pm - No Comments Today marks the Northern Hemisphere’s Winter Solstice, the longest night of the year. It doesn’t officially begin until 6:03 p.m. Easter Time, 3:03 here on the West Coast.  Sunrise was at 6:48 a.m. this morning and sunset takes place at […]

    Winter Solstice is Today
  • Dutch adopt the heroes that liberated Europe

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    By Published December 21, 2014 at 3:56 pm - No Comments Photo above: Dutch and Belgian veterans saluting the grave of a fallen American comrade, Capt. Donald R. Emerson, a fighter pilot from North Dakota, KIA on December 25, 1944. On the gently sloping hills of the souhternmost point of the […]

    Dutch adopt the heroes that liberated Europe
  • When Libertarians approve of theft

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    By Published December 21, 2014 at 2:00 am - No Comments When protesters marched through the streets of Ferguson, Libertarians thought they had finally found an opportunity to side with black Americans. Then the riots began. “Wanton destruction of people’s stuff,” Robby Soave brooded on Reason.com. “Isn’t it great?” The short […]

    When Libertarians approve of theft
  • Uber puts everyone at risk

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    By Published December 20, 2014 at 8:59 pm - No Comments This past Halloween, a 26-year-old Baltimore woman was charged $362 by Uber for a 20-minute ride. After Uber charged her credit card, she couldn’t afford to pay her rent. Luckily for her, she was able to use crowd funding to […]

    Uber puts everyone at risk
  • Stephen Colbert ends an era of genius wit and satire

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    By Published December 20, 2014 at 3:43 pm - No Comments Photo above: Stephen Colbert’s desk on The Colbert Report. (Comedy Central) Four nights a week, Monday through Thursday, it was paramount for me to be home at 11 p.m., in front of that smart 55-inch Hi-Def tribute to American consumerism […]

    Stephen Colbert ends an era of genius wit and satire
  • Fifty Shades of Tarot: The Empress

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    By Published December 19, 2014 at 6:37 pm - No Comments Photo above: scene from YouTube trailer for “50 Shades of Grey.” In this article I will be looking at the Empress who is the mother figure in the tarot and not only connects to pregnancy quite literally sometimes, but also […]

    Fifty Shades of Tarot: The Empress
  • You are a miserable wretch if you don’t like The Hobbit: Battle of the Five Armies

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    By Published December 19, 2014 at 2:38 pm - No Comments The modern world is a cruel dystopia of relentless crushing banality. Our jobs are boring, our social lives have been commodified into barren online networks, and our culture is a pathetic commercial wasteland. Even our movies suck – at least, […]

    You are a miserable wretch if you don’t like The Hobbit: Battle of the Five Armies



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