Ragged Clown

It's just a shadow you're seeing that he's chasing…


Monthly Archives: August 2009

Aug
26
2009

Teach Your Kids to Argue

They teach way too much english and history in school and not nearly enough physics (but that’s the topic of my next blog). But the one subject that they really need to teach more of is rhetoric. Jay Heinrich believes … Continue reading

Aug
25
2009

She Said, He Said

New Majority on the AG decision to investigate the allegations of torture. All those interviewed are curious why this is all happening at this time.  Many of them speculated that they are being used by the administration not only to … Continue reading

Aug
24
2009

Inane Heath Care Debates

Paul Krugman says that The debate over the public option has, as I said, been depressing in its inanity. and over at the New Majority, David Frum asked his contributors Tens of millions of Americans lack health insurance. Extending coverage … Continue reading

Aug
23
2009

So Far

Paul Krugman on Obama So Far. It is too early. If we held this conversation at the end of the year and health care reform has passed and the economy is recovering, then Obama is the new FDR. If health … Continue reading

Aug
19
2009

The Loyal Opposition

I read the more sensible conservative blogs so I can keep tabs on what they are saying about how the dems are doing. I don’t trust my ability – or the liberal media – to be sufficiently critical or dispassionate … Continue reading

Aug
19
2009

Burning Grandma

Those people protesting the death panels that will be deciding whether your grandma will have to be put down should be thankful that they don’t live in socialist Denmark where your grandma’s body parts might be recycled or used to … Continue reading

Aug
17
2009

Technology Crisis

I feel a Technology Crisis coming on. Here were my clues: Exhibit A: I’ve been meaning to learn Flex for a while. I have got as far as “Hello World” four times now. Exhibit B: The Rhapsody client sucks. I … Continue reading