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Music Monday: Happy Hanukkah

Published on December 10, 2012 By bmagnus

Comrade Misfit already posted the Adam Sandler Hanukkah song, so here is something different….   In Closing: staying in shape while traveling; what?; duh; it never was the union’s fault; backfired; surprise, most doctors are bad a math; and 10 things you probably didn’t know about Christmas.

Happy Thanksgiving

Published on November 19, 2012 By bmagnus

  In Closing: That would be bad; Googlegator; Japan Crush; Rolling Jubilee gets more press; the last cooler than average month was during the Reagan Administration (maybe hell froze over when he compromised with Democrats or raised taxes?); Lost Decade, American Style; Forbes and USA Today disagree on the buyer, but agree that somebody will […]

The Road to Ruin is in Disrepair

Published on August 31, 2011 By bmagnus

It turns out that there is one thing — one pretty big thing! — that both business leaders and union leaders agree upon: “America has an urgent need for more spending on critical infrastructure like roads and bridges.” They’ve got a good point. Roads and bridges have many benefits. They help people get to work. […]

The T Is Not Silent

Published on March 12, 2011 By bmagnus

If you watch a Japanese news broadcast about the tsunami, every time you hear a word that ends in “ken,” they are talking about a prefecture. That’s kind of like a state or province. Fukushima — where they are having the nuclear issue — is the Capitol of Fukushima Prefecture, number 7 on that map. […]

The Post on the Host

Published on March 1, 2011 By bmagnus

It seems that March’s second day is a special birthing day, for Dr. Seuss of children’s lore joined our world in Nineteen Four! Should I, could I make a cake? That’s fattening, for goodness sake! Maybe I should write a poem Though, truth is, I didn’t know him. You could go to a memorial, or […]