Monthly Archives: December 2014

Community- and Small Business in America


So in the area where I live, there is a great small meat compan, Victorian Farmstead. Dedicated to quality, local, proper and ethically raised meats. For years they operated at Farmers Markets in the area, and out of their own … Continue reading

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Cuba…and the eternal question- which came first, the chicken or the egg?


Ok, this is inspired by many of the responses to Obamas move towards normalizing relations with Cuba. Including the WaPo’s editorial piece here. I am not in denial of the myriad of problems in Cuba.Nor of the abuses. But I … Continue reading

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Congress blocks the will of the people- blocks marijuana legalization in DC


This saddens me more then surprises me. But the opinion piece printed in the Washington Post by two Republican congressmen infuriates me. So below is their opinion piece, with my responses in bold. I tried to keep the responses brief…there is … Continue reading

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Sit, Stay, Ride: The Story of America’s Sidecar Dogs


<p><a href=”http://vimeo.com/107891763″>Sit Stay Ride: The Story of America’s Sidecar Dogs – Trailer</a> from <a href=”http://vimeo.com/ristauliimatta”>Ristau &amp; Liimatta</a> on <a href=”https://vimeo.com”>Vimeo</a&gt;.</p> Sure to bring a smile to your face. A great documentary…about joy on so many levels… Their website is here … Continue reading

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No Good Deed Goes Unpunished- Homeless Camp Featured in Article “Cleared” by Police


I’m at a loss for words. So I’ll let others tell the story. Just a couple days ago Mother Jones published an article online about “The Jungle” – a homeless camp in the heart of wealthy Silicon Valley. Read it … Continue reading

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