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March 26, 2010

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No You Can’t?

I am, by nature, not a very out-there politicized person, a sidelines flaming progressive shot through with some hybrid libertarian streaks. But the reaction to health care reform by the Right and the resultant viciousness after its passage has got me going.

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March 26, 2010

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La Gait Lyrique

La Gaîté Lyrique is a new venue in Paris “dedicated to digital arts and new musics.” This odd and captivating video kicks it off.

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March 25, 2010

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A truth moment

The disturbing rise in violent threats against congressional officials in the wake of health care reform’s passage – and the namby pamby response by Republicans – is worthy of note by all who care about the health of this country.

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March 25, 2010

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All Together now

Taking a moment in the audio booth of Audible Arts Studio in Princeton, WV. The results will be released into the wild this summer.

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March 25, 2010

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Payday

“I have seen wicked men and fools, a great many of both; and I believe they both get paid in the end; but the fools first.” ~ Robert Louis Stevenson (“Kidnapped,” 1886)

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March 24, 2010

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Health reforming

After reading this “editorial” in Kanawha Valley Live, you can see how satisfying it must be to complain in an apocalyptic tones without ever once looking at details.

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March 23, 2010

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Mandala Making

This is worth the click, a time-lapse  movie of the creation of a sand mandala as part of the exhibit “In the Realm of the Buddha,” up through  through July 18, 2010 at the Smithsonian’s Arthur M. Sackler Gallery in Washington, D.C. From the Web site about the exhibit: Buddhist monk and mandala master Venerable […]

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March 23, 2010

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Visible support

It’s a daunting task being an insignificant blogger without visible means of (blogging) support.

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March 23, 2010

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Books are dead

A nicely done piece, done simply. With a turnaround, literally, that turns the piece on its head.

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March 22, 2010

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Health Care PS

I’ve been out and about and away from the blog levers for the weekend, hanging out with baby bald eagles in Southern West Virginia. More about that later. But as to health care reform’s passage last night, what I have to say about it was said ably by Steve Benen at Washington Monthly and Paul […]

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