Tag Archives: The Silent Majority

A Whole Lot of Duping Going On

We’re old now, but we know we were right – those of us who are still alive. Imagine coming of age in the sixties – sitting in high school chemistry class and listening to the announcement over the tinny speakers … Continue reading

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Imaginary Silence

The Tea Party didn’t do it, but the Occupy Wall Street crowd did – it feels like the sixties again. Extraordinary numbers of people are in the street – mostly young people, but with a good mix of retired librarians … Continue reading

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Time to Exit the Pretentious Sixties

Why was that? What were we thinking? Perhaps everyone asks themselves those questions, sooner or later. Those of us who were off to college in the autumn of 1965 and finished with it in June 1969 are the ones who … Continue reading

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