Tag Archives: Filibuster

Strange New Worlds

English teachers never liked the opening of the original Start Trek series, with that voice-over about exploring strange new worlds, to seek out new life forms and new civilizations, to boldly go where no man has gone before. It was the … Continue reading

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Starting Somewhere

Ah, this was the week that the Occupy Wall Street movement grabbed all the headlines – as noted here in the previous items – after a few weeks of being little more than a curiosity. What the movement is calling … Continue reading

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When the God Squad Loses

Let’s stipulate that those who are religious take their religion seriously. Why else would they believe in whatever it is they believe in? You don’t pray to a hypothetical god, who may or may not exist, who is hypothetically benevolent, … Continue reading

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