Monthly Archives: September 2012

Aggression “natural” dominance “human nature” blah blah blah yadder yadder yadder

I am so unbelievably sick of the “just-so” stories that are propagated as means of justifying the crappy things we either do or allow to be done.  From the Catholic Church and its “original sin” to the lunatic right and … Continue reading

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JK Rowling on taxes – magic!!

Never read the Harry Potter books – might read the new one, for adults.

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Cat on lap, wife on train, projects afoot, weekend ahead…

Be grateful, for once in your whiny life, Dwight, be grateful.

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Twenty years of boredom, for trying to change the system from within

Or it the alternative – being a Voice in the Wilderness – so much self-indulgent farce?  Answers on a postcard to the normal address… (As in, can you Join the System to Change It without it just swallowing you whole.  … Continue reading

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Go with the flowchart…

I feel consulted already…

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Interactive feminist bingo! Oh yes!!!

ROFLMAO. http://irregulargentlewomen.github.com/feminist-bingo/ Hat-tip to Ms AA

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Applauding life – a repost

If you have a roof over your head, if you know where the next meal is coming from, if you have meaningful work (paid or unpaid), if the Americans aren’t dropping bombs on your head, and there is some kind … Continue reading

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