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Boanerges liked Safe Bet's Amy's blog post The Ly'in King
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Boanerges commented on Safe Bet's Amy's blog post The Ly'in King
"(Nice to see you, Amy.) Yep, I think the WaPo fact-checker is at 6,000+ and counting. BTW, I thought the obergropenfuhrer was going to spike the poor infant at the end of that clip. And then blame Obama."
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"What's the over/under on his time in office?"
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Boanerges commented on Rodney Roe's blog post Furry Friends
"Kudos to you two for doing this. What a happy looking pair. I (we) understand what it's like to adopt/rescue at an advanced age. I'm now 71 and Red's 68, and four years ago, despite the misgivings you mention, we took in a kitten that…"
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Boanerges commented on Tom Cordle's blog post A 21st Century Political Dictionary
"Wish I was smart enough to do something like this. Funny as hell and spot-on. (As an aside, I also wish Tea Partyers would look up the urban definition of "tea bagging".)"
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"For what it's worth, I started in newspapers on a tripewriter that had last been used to send frontline messages from the Battle of Austerlitz. Graduated to a Selectric in the mid-70s, then to a primitive word-processing tool in the newsroom.…"
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"Mazel tov, old friend."
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older/exasperated liked Boanerges's blog post In Defence of the Alt.Right
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older/exasperated commented on Boanerges's blog post In Defence of the Alt.Right
".......damn hippy commies always stirring up shit that's what my Dad always said. I believe they are just fucking idiots with no plan but to disrupt until they become a pariah and change their name. The fringes have always been there but for…"
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Boanerges commented on Rodney Roe's blog post The Spy in Our Homes
"Just suppose, 25 or so years ago, that government decided every person over 12 would have to carry a location transmittter on his or her person at all times for "safety reasons" or some such justification. Imagine the outrage that would…"
Dec 4
Boanerges commented on Boanerges's blog post In Defence of the Alt.Right
"Thanks, folks. And yes, I quite agree that the ultras on both sides are dangerous. I'm not talking conservative vs socialist (hell, I'm pretty conservative when it comes to fiscal policy and a lefty on social issues), but the wack-jobs on…"
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In Defence of the Alt.Right

Posted on December 3, 2018 at 2:35pm 6 Comments

I got nuthin'

One Man: 'My Best Boy'

Posted on November 11, 2018 at 6:30am 8 Comments

A captain when he died, George Dundas's gravemarker in Daours, France, reads:

METHODIST

LOCAL PREACHER.

UNIVERSITY STUDENT, TORONTO 

MY BEST…

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Va te faire foutre, Trump

Posted on June 1, 2018 at 1:30pm 1 Comment

Fun facts:

Top five countries exporting steel to the US

1. Canada 16.7 percent

2. Brazil 13.2 percent

3. South Korea 9.7 percent

4. Mexico 9.4 percent

5. Russia 8.1 percent…

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Memorial Day: A Canadian View

Posted on May 26, 2018 at 1:25pm 6 Comments

     (This is a repost of something I wrote years ago for another website (Hello, Fictionique) and put up here some time later. I think it's still relevant.)

     When  James Chaney Palms showed up at the Essex Scottish Regiment's recruiting office one fine fall day to volunteer for the Second World War, he was wearing his riding boots.

     It might have been expected from an irrepressible young man who was the offspring of a…

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At 6:53am on November 27, 2012, Harp said…

I wasn't sure how to tell you about my response to your Open Call.   So I left it here.   

At 8:30am on September 18, 2012, Xenonlit said…

Hi Boa! I am happy to see you here and on my friends list. It looks like OS has an alternative.  

At 9:38pm on September 12, 2012, David McClain said…

Bo, my friend, it is so good to see you in here with the rest of us from OS. You add class to whatever site you join and I am happy to be on your friend's list.

 
 
 

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