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From the Hyper-Hypocrisy Files

Posted on January 17, 2019 at 6:30pm 7 Comments

Yesterday, newl y-minted US Senator Mitt Romney, who warned against Russia while running for President in 2012, and who has occasionally ranted against Donald Trump, after Trump dangled the Secretary of State job in front of him, and then very publicly pulled the rug out from under him,…

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A Turning Point

Posted on January 10, 2019 at 10:30pm 24 Comments

America is at a turning point; and as a people, we must decide what direction to take. Some mistakenly believe we can return to some past period, when America was great – say the Fifties. But those who long for that past need to be reminded things weren't so great for many Americans in the Fifties.…

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Crickets

Posted on January 7, 2019 at 7:00pm 6 Comments

Scientists suspect the sounds that once were thought to be the cause of the mysterious "sonic illness” affecting diplomats in Cuba were probably crickets, specifically the noisy mating call of male Indies crickets. If you think crickets couldn't possibly make that much noise, note this from an…

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To Be Or Not To Be A Good Citizen

Posted on January 4, 2019 at 7:30pm 22 Comments

I've been accused of kicking a dead horse, but it appears that nag still has some life left in it, judging by the fact I heard a whinny from a friend extolling the virtues of his vote for Jill Stein.

Just for kicks, let's start with the oft-stated proposition that a vote for either of the candidates puked-up by the two major parties was a vote for evil, lesser or otherwise. And thus, voting for a third-party…

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Tom Cordle commented on Ron Powell's blog post Prescience
"Glad to contribute, and I agree with much of Mencken's analysis, though I am less inclined to agree with the solutions he offered to this or any other problem, solutions, which I hasten to add, were rare. Mencken must be taken in small doses,…"
11 hours ago
Tom Cordle commented on Robert B. James's blog post Knight Stands
"You can hear an awful lot in the silence. By the way, the only classical training for blowing harp is where to find good scotch cheap – or at least score a bottle of rotgut T-bird."
11 hours ago
Tom Cordle liked J.P. Hart's blog post Tearing Around
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Tom Cordle commented on J.P. Hart's blog post Tearing Around
"Switchblades legalized in Michigan? Obviously fake news ... why that's like saying the Governor forced the whole city of Flint to drink water from the filthy Flint River! Surely not."
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Tom Cordle commented on Ron Powell's blog post Prescience
"Thought you might like to see a longer excerpt from the essay from which that quote is ddrawn: “When a candidate for public office faces the voters he does not face men of sense; he faces a mob of men whose chief distinguishing mark is the…"
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Tom Cordle liked Ron Powell's blog post Prescience
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Tom Cordle commented on Ron Powell's blog post Prescience
"That quote was disinterred with the election of Junior Bush, who now looks statesmanlike, in comparison to Hairball"
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Tom Cordle liked Dicky Neely's blog post Putin rewards Trump for his work on their behalf as an undercover agent!
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Tom Cordle commented on Dicky Neely's blog post Putin rewards Trump for his work on their behalf as an undercover agent!
"One can only conclude that everything Donald does is done unwittingly, that is to say with malice aforethought, but with no thought for the consequences"
14 hours ago
Tom Cordle commented on Tom Cordle's blog post From the Hyper-Hypocrisy Files
"Ron   uh-huh Kosher  Checkmate AKA  Or those binders full of women JPH  Maybe Myth wants to get a Mormon temple in Russia Moki  Thanks for commenting"
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moki ikom commented on Tom Cordle's blog post From the Hyper-Hypocrisy Files
"Multi-hundred ruble and dollar tax-cheat hedge-funder Bill Browder successfully escapes scrutiny in all these support for economic sanctions against Russia discussions.  Maybe one day Trump et.al can still manage to expose Browder and…"
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J.P. Hart liked Tom Cordle's blog post From the Hyper-Hypocrisy Files
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J.P. Hart commented on Tom Cordle's blog post From the Hyper-Hypocrisy Files
"Tom Doubtful, too, that we'll see Putin and Trump at Disneyland like Khrushchev and Eisenhower in 1956. I know two guys riders . . ."
22 hours ago
alsoknownas commented on Tom Cordle's blog post From the Hyper-Hypocrisy Files
"I did not go through the phase of thinking there was any " consistency, perspicacity and moral superiority of Mitt Romney". I just hope we won't have to hear about his underwear again. "
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Tom Cordle commented on Robert B. James's blog post A Reduction
"RBJ I also had a single physics course in high school, as well as classes in Chemistry, Solid Geometry, Trigonometry, and Advanced Math. I suppose that was why I was consigned to a symposium for the brightest students in the area. This was back in…"
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Tom Cordle commented on Robert B. James's blog post A Reduction
"RBJ I also had a single physics course in high school, as well as classes in Chemistry, Solid Geometry, Trigonometry, and Advanced Math. I suppose that was why I was consigned to a symposium for the brightest students in the area. This was back in…"
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At 1:27am on December 8, 2017, AJ Calhoun said…

Dude! I was just thinking about you and where were. Here you are. The universe actually does work! Thanks for reaching out.

At 8:54pm on December 14, 2012, inthisdeepcalm said…

Hi Tom,

The Bill from OS, aka INTHISDEEPCALM, the title of my novel.

Please let me know what you're doing -- your writing is always interesting, vividly drawn.

Glad that we are reconnecting.

Best to you,

Bill

At 11:25pm on December 1, 2012, RicTresa said…

Do you know any, (geniuses I mean?) Myself, I am a happy nut case. Thanks for the comment.

At 11:51am on November 22, 2012, Sally Swift said…

Together again! Happily.

At 8:09am on November 17, 2012, Emily Conyngham said…

Hey! Good to see you here,Tom.

At 6:20pm on November 16, 2012, MarkinKentuckiana said…

It's good to see you here, Tom.  Looking forward to your posts!

 
 
 

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A Single Sentence On Impeachment

Posted by Ron Powell on January 18, 2019 at 6:30pm 0 Comments

Prescience

Posted by Ron Powell on January 18, 2019 at 8:30am 6 Comments

Knight Stands

Posted by Robert B. James on January 18, 2019 at 8:15am 2 Comments

Tearing Around

Posted by J.P. Hart on January 18, 2019 at 7:24am 5 Comments

From the Hyper-Hypocrisy Files

Posted by Tom Cordle on January 17, 2019 at 6:30pm 7 Comments

A Reduction

Posted by Robert B. James on January 17, 2019 at 9:39am 12 Comments

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