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Two Towns Try to Bridge a Recession – S.I. Hayakawa


Long ago when I was beginning to learn to think, someone suggested that I should read “Language in Thought and Action,” by S I Hayakawa.  Someone suggested if I learned anything from it I might get a good grade.  She … Continue reading

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If the Internet Ceased to Function Tomorrow…


When I was in younger the cool thing to have was an IMSAI 8080 (http://www.imsai.net/).  It has lots of lights and a row of paddle switches to set the boot address.  What a marvel! We were all hackers back then … Continue reading

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Socialism, Scourge of the American Way


What exactly is socialism in the USA?  Well, it’s not a subject easily found in schools.  Socialism is one of those words whose meaning is lost in confusing a word with a thing. word is a label that stands for … Continue reading

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